SAILFISH OS Posts on XDA

Huawei may ship Sailfish-based Aurora OS on tablets used for the Russian census

Huawei has been forced into a rough patch by the US Government after it got placed on the Entity List that prohibited US companies from doing business with this Chinese giant. The company did expect some relief, but as we now know, the ban had been extended for another 90 days. These decisions have massively...

Huawei is reportedly exploring Aurora, a Sailfish OS fork, as its Android alternative

There has been an ongoing buzz around Huawei for the last few weeks. As you may have heard, due to the U.S. adding Huawei to its Entity List, many companies have had to cancel their business relationships with Huawei. This has resulted in Google pulling Huawei's Android license, ARM suspending support, and other partners pulling...

Sailfish X Rollout Begins and Sailfish X Shop Opens

We covered the Sailfish X build instructions last month, released to let people try find and fix issues before the official release on October 11th. Now, Jolla have released the Sailfish X product page and the Jolla shop (which at the moment is dedicated to the selling of Sailfish X). If you have a Jolla...

Jolla Introduces Sailfish X for the Sony Xperia X

Jolla has officially introduced Sailfish X - Sailfish OS for the Sony Xperia X. The company will start pre-selling the system late September, and downloadable images will be available in October. After the Jolla Tablet fiasco, the Finnish company had a difficult time. Preparing for Sailfish X is one of the ways the company is hoping...

Jolla to Begin Testing Sailfish OS on the Sony Xperia X this Month

During Mobile World Congress 2017, Jolla announced a new collaboration with the Sony Open Devices program to bring Sailfish OS for Sony Xperia smartphones. Now, the company has just released a new post to inform us that Sailfish OS would be available for the first Xperia devices starting in this month. The first Sony device to officially support...

Jolla Collaborates with Sony Open Devices to Bring Sailfish OS to Xperia Devices

Jolla's open source Sailfish OS has been able to grab our attention at XDA over the years. The company's mobile software platform recently received certification for both government and corporate use in Russia. The company may have had a few stumbles when it came to fulfilling orders for their tablet hardware, but at least they stepped up and offered refunds...

Sailfish OS Receives Certification for Government and Corporate Use in Russia

Jolla's Sailfish mobile OS platform hasn't had the best of luck over the years. The company's first flagship device was first shown off back in 2013, and later that year they announced Android owners would soon be able to install the Sailfish OS on select smartphones. The company announced the Jolla tablet in late 2014, which would...