View Full Version : Android phones supporting the Ubuntu desktop?

March 14th, 2013, 10:02 AM

I am waiting for the Ubuntu Phone to come available but I need a solution also right now. Does anybody know about (android) phones that are supporting the Ubuntu desktop? How does this work?


March 27th, 2013, 11:44 PM
Im looking for same thing anybody please!!

March 28th, 2013, 08:06 AM
There are devs on XDA porting to some devices, check here (http://forum.xda-developers.com/forumdisplay.php?f=2098), though it's a bit stop-start and the progress is limited, while most people are clamouring for ubuntu touch on their device they are also apprehensive about flashing a non-working test rom.

March 28th, 2013, 02:15 PM
to the OP; from my haphazard research, it seems like it's possible to install Ubuntu on various Android devices (e.g. Nexus 10, GSM Galaxy Nexus, etc.) that are rooted via a ROM flash; however, this only installs a developer preview version (imagine installing a demo of an operating system or firmware, like they have at a retail store when you try out a product). so it CAN be installed but it's not ready for actual use, at all.