New Linux Phone: Fxtec’s Pro1-X

Linux phones while still limited in production, are on the rise! Fxtec is back with an improved version of the Pro1-X that boasts better specs and a choice of operating system. Behind this phone’s high-res 5.9-inch AMOLED screen is a slide-out 64-key QWERTY keyboard. Lineage OS is the headline OS. The Fxtec Pro1-X is the first consumer device to be sold with this open-source friendly Android flavor available “out-of-the-box”. Lineage OS receives monthly OS, software, and security updates. - Two versions of the Pro1-X are available; 6GB RAM and 128GB/8GB RAM and 256GB storage - Octa-core Snapdragon 835 - USB-C port, a 3.5mm headphone jack, dual-sim, microSD expansion, a side-mounted capacitive fingerprint sensor, and NFC - (12MP) rear and front-facing (8MP) cameras The phone will have a $829 asking price, but early backers can pledge snag a handset from $499. https://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2020/10/fxtec-pro1-x-sliding-keyboard-phone ....................................................................... #opensource #technology #linux #news

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