Plans for custom ROM scuppered by unlockable bootloader, but phone running much more freshly anyway following factory reset. Without ability to get latest security updates will have to approach security through other means.
Postcode search seems to be a bit lacking in OSM. I.e. my postcode doesn’t exist.
First things on new phone: OpenLauncher, Etar calendar, anysoft keyboard, Amaze file manager.
First things on new phone: orgzly
First things on new phone: Syncthing
First things on new phone: F-Droid
first things on new phone: duck duck go as default search engine.
first things on new phone: install firefox.
Unlockable bootloaders. This should not be a thing.
F-droid UX has improved massively in the latest release, nice to see!
Restricted access to external SD card on Android makes using syncthing for photos a bit of a faff.