Smartphone enthusiasts have long craved a mobile ecosystem that prioritizes privacy and security above all else. This is because while Android and iOS have both received substantial privacy-improving updates, they still ship with copious amounts of trackers and third-party software.
If you’re concerned about the implications of these practices, good news is on the horizon! Custom ROMs including LineageOS, CalyxOS, and GrapheneOS offer a way to make your smartphone experience completely private and secure. But which one is right for you, and how does one solution differ from the other? Let’s find out.