We are talking alot in 2013 about latest and brand new Ubuntu Touch Mobile operating system and it was already made available for free download and install onto devices like Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4, Nexus 4, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 ( These are the devices that currently support Ubuntu Touch OS to run or setup on them). In my previous post I have given direct download links for the Ubuntu Touch OS developer preview which is not a full version but a demo version that you can get for free via Ubuntu source. If you want to know – How To Set Up / Flash Ubuntu Touch OS on Galaxy Nexus 4, 7, 10 Here is a Tutorial for you. Many post PC devices like tablets and most of the Android running smartphones will now get Ubuntu Touch OS running on their devices soon along with the before mentioned devices. Canonical already announced this today for all the users who are using several different mobiles and handsets along with tablets.
No wonder there will be several flavours of Ubuntu that will be available for both mobile and desktop platforms as various versions and the list includes latest and recent top most best mobiles and tablets of 2012 – 2013 like Asus Transformer Infinity, ATT SGSIII, Dell Streak 7, HTC One X, HTC One X+, HTC One XL, Kindle Fire 1st Generation, Kindle Fire 2nd Gen, Kindle Fire HD 7 inch, Kindle Fire HD 8.9 inch, LG Optimus 4x HD, Motorola Droid 3, Motorola Droid 4, Motorola Droid Bionic, Motorola Droid RAZR, Motorola XOOM, Nexus S, Samsung Galaxy Note i717, Samsung Galaxy S SCL (GT-I9003 ), Samsung Galaxy 2, Samsung Galaxy 3, Sony Xperia S, Sony Xperia T, Huawei Ascend G300, Samsung Galaxy S, Samsung Galaxy S SCL, Samsung Galaxy Note, Samsung Galaxy Note 2, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Wi-Fi along with the ASUS Transformer Pad. We are hoping it will soon work out and gets delivered as final release for consumers of recently popular Google Nexus models too.
As soon as your mobiles are running this OS there will be lots of Third-party apps available for paid or free download by the beginning of the year 2014.
Ubuntu Touch OS is nothing but Ubuntu for Phones & Ubuntu on Tablets. Many multi-touch screen features will be included in the User Interface for sure. Cross compatibility of apps between the different devices is one another cool feature which means if you have ever wondered : “Can I or How To Run Tablet Apps On Mobiles or Smartphones” then here is the solution in the form of Canonical’s new Ubuntu Touch OS. You can transform any device into anything like you can use devices like desktop PC or operating systems while you plugin the external accessories or peripherals like Monitor, Keyboard and Mouse into the tablet or smartphone device. It has got such powerful ability, compatibility and flexibility.
There has been a lot of hype created when the developer demo was made available and as the Work is in progress consumers have to wait and see till it reaches them in 2014.