Hey there!

I'm trying to make a list of places that sell de-googlised smartphones ready to use straight out of the box.

So far I've got

Are there any others?

@homegrown Punkt Phone and Light Phone might deserve honorable mentions? Though their both philosophically playing near the borders of smart phone / dumb phone.


Ah yeah, I heard about that! They're on here at @topio, I think they have stalls where they set up phones for you or something?

@najodleglejszy @Pixdigit @Fairphone

I think if you buy a Fairphone via it is de-googled, but you cannot order this version direct from Fairphone itself.

They are official partners by the way, the head of Fairphone mentioned the E Foundation ( when she launched the Fairphone 4 recently.

@homegrown @Pixdigit @Fairphone that's true, but it's still quite an important distinction. when you buy a Fairphone directly from the manufacturer (or from one of many resellers), you're getting a regular ol' Googlified ROM.

@najodleglejszy @homegrown @Fairphone Oh, I misremembered then. I thought it came with e-OS but I flashed it with Lineage anyway. And to be fair, the Fairphone ist probably the easiest and safest phones to flash.

@najodleglejszy @homegrown @Fairphone Just had a look again. Fairphone 3 and 3+ are available with /e/ OS preinstalled from the /e/ Foundation as official partner.

@homegrown -- crazy expensive crazier expensive -- reasonable affordable, but beta release: not for folks who aren't willing to mess around with Linux command line to fix bugs


/e/ sells de-googled smartphones

The Caylx Foundation has a more complicated system, but essentially you buy membership that gives you a phone.

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