Privacy & Freedom Comes First
Apple’s iOS is a mobile operating system which is different than their desktop operating system OSX, PureOS is both a mobile operating system and a desktop, server, and laptop operating system from Purism, therefore PureOS is a true convergent operating system.
PureOS on a Librem 14 and Librem 5 Phone
iOS vs PureOS Competitive Chart
In the competition of iOS vs PureOS there are are pros/cons when you consider them side-by-side. While PureOS has far fewer applications available in the PureOS Store compared to the Apple App Store, all the apps in PureOS are curated to not spy on the user and all the source code is released an important requirement for privacy, security, and user freedom. The other benefits of PureOS compared to iOS are listed in the following table:
|All Source Code Released|
|Does Not Spy on Users|
|Does Not Phone Home|
|Fully Free Software|
|Lifetime OS Updates for Hardware|
Avoid Apple with PureOS
If you desire to avoid Apple or other Big Tech companies, and want to have peace-of-mind that your operating system is protecting you, and would prefer to not be tracked, then PureOS is the clear winner in the iOS vs PureOS comparison.
- Screen 5.7″ IPS TFT 720×1440
- Memory 3GB RAM
- Storage 32GB eMMC
- Battery 4,500mAh User-Replaceable