There is still a substantial “underground demand” for Smart Phones that are unencumbered by the Android (google) and IoS (apple) phone Operating Systems and hardware.
Thus . . . the Quest continues . . .
Will these phones by Purism succeed in the duopoly world of phones? Well, many have tried and run into a brick wall. Companies include Canonical, Mozilla etc.
But play the video below to get an overview about the company behind this effort of “Open” hardware and software devices (PC’s, Tablets and Phones).
Toward the end of the video, the free-phone (carrier-less) plan is introduced (it’s 100% doable) unless the Government(s) erect roadblocks to protect the status quo (the carrier monopolists).
So, this is a very informative video . . .