VIDEO: Ubuntu shows off a hybrid handset

The makers of Ubuntu have demonstrated a handling complement branch a smartphone into a desktop PC.

The primogenitor association Canonical is one of many anticipating to reinstate phones, tablets, laptops and computers with only one device.

But there is not nonetheless a phone/PC hybrid using Ubuntu with a required guard pier accessible for consumers to buy.

The proof during Mobile World Congress featured a Linux-based OS installed onto an aged Samsung Galaxy handset.

BBC’s Chris Foxx asked Ubuntu’s owner Mark Shuttleworth either a organisation would be personification catch-up with HP that announced a hybrid handset using Windows 10 during a Barcelona tech show.

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