Fairphone Open 16.08.0 release

Fairphone Open 16.08.0 has been released. You can get it through the updater or by downloading (source and binary) in the download section of this site.


Fairphone Open 16.08.0 includes all the relevant fixes found in Fairphone OS 1.6.2.

It also includes a firmware update for the baseband processor.


  • Initial improvements to the proximity sensor calibration which caused black screens when hanging up a phone call

  • Fixed inability to use extra USB storage (USB On-The-Go feature)

Security fixes * (Android public security bulletin from August)


(*)Security fixes:

CVE-2012-6701, CVE-2014-9863, CVE-2014-9867, CVE-2014-9880, CVE-2014-9882, CVE-2014-9884, CVE-2014-9887, CVE-2014-9895, CVE-2015-1593, CVE-2015-2686, CVE-2015-8941, CVE-2015-8943, CVE-2015-8944, CVE-2016-2474, CVE-2016-2504, CVE-2016-2544, CVE-2016-2546, CVE-2016-2842, CVE-2016-3819, CVE-2016-3821, CVE-2016-3821, CVE-2016-3822, CVE-2016-3824, CVE-2016-3825, CVE-2016-3826, CVE-2016-3830, CVE-2016-3831, CVE-2016-3832, CVE-2016-3833, CVE-2016-3834, CVE-2016-3835, CVE-2016-3836, CVE-2016-3837, CVE-2016-3839, CVE-2016-3840, CVE-2016-3842, CVE-2016-3850, CVE-2016-4482, CVE-2016-4569, CVE-2016-4578, CVE-2016-4578