The objective of the Ubuntu Kylin project is to create a variant of Ubuntu that is more suitable for previous Windows users all over the world. We are committed to provide you with a simpler and more enjoyable experience out-of-the-box. For instance, by providing UKUI Desktop Environment which provide a ‘familiar Windows-style layout’ to windows. Ubuntu Kylin has been a formal member of the Ubuntu family, since Ubuntu Kylin 13.04. Now, we are working on 21.04.
The latest Linux 5.8 kernel and UKUI 3.0 desktop environment are integrated in the Ubuntu Kylin 20.10 release by default. It fixed a lot of problems in the start menu, file manager, control panel, etc, so as to provide users with a more efficient and stable use experience. Welcome to download and have a try, and give us feedback on your use experience and optimization advices.
UKUI 3.0 is a lightweight desktop environment based on Linux distributions developed by Kylin, and is powered by the Ubuntu Kylin open source operating system by default. Currently, UKUI is available in Debian, Ubuntu, Arch Linux and other international Linux distributions.
The Ubuntu Kylin 20.04 LTS version is equipped with the UKUI 3.0 preview version by default. It has received wide attention and praise from community enthusiasts. It has been downloaded 3 million times. The official website has been continuously improving. A total of nearly 500 updates have been repaired in the 4 months after the release. Let's see what new features will be brought by UKUI 3.1?
With the release of Ubuntu Kylin 20.04 LTS, users and developers are turning their attention to the upcoming Ubuntu Kylin 20.10. Ubuntu Kylin 20.10 is a short-term support version. and will be the 16th official release of Ubuntu Kylin. Code-named "Groovy Gorilla"(means excellent gorilla), currently in development, official will provide a nine-month support cycle with ongoing core bug fixes, security patches and new app releases
On July 17, the official support for Ubuntu Kylin 19.10 will be terminated and users will not be able to continue to get official updates to the program, recommending users of 19.10 upgrade to Ubuntu Kylin 20.04 LTS.
Ubuntu Kylin 20.04 is the fourth long-term support (LTS) version after 14.04, 16.04 and 18.04, and the official will provide technical support for 3 years. The release of Ubuntu Kylin 20.04 is equipped with the latest 5.4 kernel and the new UKUI 3.0 desktop environment preview by default. It supports both x86 and arm64 architectures, which will provide users with a broader hardware support, a more beautiful UI interface, and a unified cross platform interaction experience.