@cos It's a shame it's EOL. If there was a real open source ecosystem around that phone, I'd be all about it.
@jamesvasile blame the SOC manufacturer.. Jolla is stuck with kernel they got from them and have no (realistic) way to upgrade. Also the hardware is indeed quite old for a phone.
@mcread I want a qwerty keyboard and need android support. I bought Sailfish X for Gemini PDA but it lacks Android support so it's not usable for me. I'm stuck on Android for now unfortunately.
@cos Reminds me of late handheld Windows. I'm sure it doesn't have Windows bugs like "no, why would you ever want to clock sync over wifi? why don't you have a 4G connection?"
@PestToast they were Gemini PDA and now Cosmo Communicator which I currently use. Would not recommend due to quality problems unfortunately. Not sure what will be the next.
@cos I was gonna get a gemini, but yea, I heard about the quality issues. I really miss having a physical keyboard. Currently waiting on a pinephone so I can try 3d printing one (people better than me have been working hard on this)
@PestToast @cos https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/19/21375026/5g-blackberry-phone-android-physical-keyboard-2021-release-date that's what's I'm waiting on coming around April may time frame with a physical keyboard
@cos I noted the other day that the version for my physical phone was older than the beta for my pinephone. Still would rather run it on my pinephone... but I think it was missing tethering last I checked. Need to try again... but I swapped over to mobian (which is so dissapointing - phosh is just a horrid user interface, especially compared to sailfish)
Also I miss my _actual_ Jolla phone, I had 2, lost both. Couldn't get a new one after losing the 2nd one.
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