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Fairphone 3 smartphone offers choice of open-source /e/ operating system

Friday 1 May 2020 | 13:01 CET | News
Handset maker Fairphone has teamed up with /e/, an open-source operating system focused on the respect of data privacy, to offer European customers a version of the Fairphone 3 smartphone without Google's online services. Existing Fairphone 3 owners will be able to download the /e/ OS and replace the standard Android edition, by visiting a dedicated page on the /e/ website. For new owners, a version of the handset featuring the /e/ OS will become available across Europe from 06 May for EUR 479.90.

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Companies: Fairphone
Countries: Europe
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