Commercial-grade embedded APFS
for Linux and Android

Hassle-free storage connectivity with Apple® devices

Our embedded APFS file system implementation makes it possible for Linux® and Android™ devices to access files stored on any Apple File System formatted storage drives such as those created on a MacBook®, Mac® Desktop, iPhone®, iPad®, or Apple TV®.

Unrivaled customization and support

Tuxera APFS is a highly portable, FUSE-based, read-only driver that works with all APFS formatted storage systems.

Technical data and resources

Full read access

Read any - case sensitive and insensitive - macOS® and iOS® volumes APFS formatted.

Encryption and compression support

Support for software encrypted volumes and Fusion Drives, direct mounting of DMG images, plus Apple Data Compression (ADC) and zlib compression and encryption.

Other features

Tuxera APFS embedded driver also has support for symlinks, hardlinks, and extended attributes.

Tuxera APFS file system
implementation features

Our cloud-based autobuild system ensures up-to-date, immediate software integration and delivery. Plus, our engineers are on call to help you through every stage of your product’s lifetime, including full integration support.

Our full implementation package comes with a built-to-spec, ready-to-run FUSE module, file system and benchmarking tools you’ll need, intensive device testing, and full-service support.

All the software we build goes through extensive testing. We have our own state-of-the-art device testing lab where we test for interoperability, reliability, functionality, and performance.

When to use
Tuxera APFS embedded

Tuxera APFS help OEMs and ODMs deliver seamless data access between MacOS® and iOS® devices and smartphones, TVs, set-top boxes, drones, routers, connected cars, or other devices running Linux or Android.

IVI, infotainment, and digital cluster


Consumer electronics

NAS and routers

Ensure reliability with self diagnostics

Forensics and data recovery

Get Tuxera APFS Embedded

For software evaluations and pricing quotes on Tuxera APFS, get in touch with us.

Pricing and evaluations

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