Nexus 5 (hammerhead)

About the Nexus 5 with Ubuntu Touch

The Comfort of Brilliant Convergence

Are you tired of being dependent on 'The Big Two' and their services and apps? Do you want to regain control over your personal and private data on your smartphone? Install Ubuntu Touch on your Nexus 5! It keeps your Nexus 5 secure, because everything unsafe is blocked by default and the OS is virtually free of viruses and other malware that can extract your private data.

There are second-hand Nexus 5 devices for very reasonable prices available on ebay and swappa. At the moment it is also the best device to experience convergence.

Want to know more about convergence? Read more here.

Install Ubuntu Touch on the Nexus 5
With the UBports Installer, you can get Ubuntu Touch on your Nexus 5 without breaking a sweat. You can use any Linux, Windows, or macOS computer to run the installer. Simply plug in your device and follow the on-screen instructions, then sit back and let the computer do all the work for you.
ChannelRelease Date
16.04/develMar 28 2020
16.04/edgeMar 28 2020
16.04/rcMar 25 2020
16.04/stableOct 23 2019
Buy a Nexus 5
You might be able to find new second-hand devices on swappa, ebay, or other websites. Shop at at your own risk!