What is the /e/OS easy-installer?

  • The Easy Installer is a desktop application which helps users install /e/OS on supported devices.

  • The latest version of the tool works on Linux , Windows and macOS

How can I install the /e/OS easy-installer?

The easy-installer beta is available for Linux, Windows and macOS.

Installation guide for Linux

Installation guide for Windows

Installation guide for macOS

List of devices supported by the easy-installer

  • The easy-installer beta version supports 21 devices
  • Note that you can install /e/OS on 200+ devices using the command-line interface (CLI) install method. For details on the devices and the install guides check out this table
Tip: To get the Easy Installer working on your PC you would need to install the OS specific fastboot drivers first. Follow the instructions in the Install Guides gives against each device.
Vendor Device Name CodeName Additional Info Driver Installation Model (s)
Gigaset GS290 gs290   Install Guide gs290
Fairphone Fairphone 3 FP3   Install Guide FP3
Fairphone Fairphone 4 FP4   Install Guide FP4
Samsung Galaxy S9 starlte Exynos only Install Guide SM-G960F, SM-G960F/DS
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus star2lte Exynos only Install Guide SM-G965F, SM-G965F/DS
Samsung Galaxy S8 dreamlte Exynos only Install Guide SM-G950F
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus dream2lte Exynos only Install Guide SM-G955F
Samsung Galaxy S7 herolte Exynos only Install Guide SM-G930F
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge hero2lte Exynos only Install Guide SM-G935F
Google Pixel 4 flame     flame
Google Pixel 4XL coral     coral
Google Pixel 4a sunfish     sunfish
Google Pixel 4a 5G bramble     bramble
Google Pixel 5 redfin     redfin
OnePlus Nord avicii     avicii
OnePlus 7T hotdogb     hotdogb
OnePlus 7 pro guacamole     guacamole
OnePlus 8 instantnoodle     instantnoodle
OnePlus 8 pro instantnoodlep     instantnoodlep
Teracube 2e 2020 2e     2e
Teracube 2e 2021 emerald     emerald

For more details you can refer a user updated post on the forum where the Easy Installer was tested by /e/OS users against these models

Why are more devices and OS not supported on the easy-installer?

Due to resource constraints the /e/OS team cannot add more devices or operating systems to the easy-installer. Here we request users in the community with development experience to help us:

  • Support new devices
    • with its architecture based configuration files, it is easy to add new devices to the Easy Installer
  • Add support for more Operating systems
Tip: We share details on how you can add more devices in this document

I want to develop the source further. How can I help?

To build or improve upon the easy-installer code check the documentation here…

Tip: To discuss about the easy-installer project, get help or contribute on it come to our Community Forum

Still have some queries on the easy-installer ?

Check out the easy-installer FAQ

Thank you in advance!