Pop!_OS

Pop!_OS
Distribution of Linux
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ArchitectureAMD64, ARM64 (upcoming)
Latest versionPop!_OS 21.04
Initial release27 October 2017
User interfaceGNOME, COSMIC (upcoming)
Based on
Ubuntu

Pop!_OS is a Linux distribution made by System76 based on Ubuntu. Unlike other Linux distrbutions, Pop!_OS provides full out-of-the-box support for both AMD and Nvidia GPUs and therefore it is said that this distribution is an ideal operating system for gaming.

Timeline[edit | edit source]

Like Ubuntu, it's versions are named after different adjectives and animals in alphabetical order and usually release on April and October.

Name Code name Release date Support end date
Pop!_OS 17.10 Artful Aardvark 27 October 2017 27 July 2018
Pop!_OS 18.04 LTS Bionic Beaver 30 April 2018 April 2023
Pop!_OS 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish 22 October 2018 18 July 2019
Pop!_OS 19.04 Disco Dingo 20 April 2019 23 January 2020
Pop!_OS 19.10 Eoan Ermine 22 October 2019 17 July 2020
Pop!_OS 20.04 LTS Focal Fossa 1 May 2020 May 2025
Pop!_OS 20.10 Groovy Gorilla 23 October 2020 July 2021
Pop!_OS 21.04 Hirsute Hippo 29 June 2021 January 2022
Pop!_OS 21.10 Impish Indri N/A N/A
Pop!_OS 22.04 LTS Jammy Jellyfish N/A N/A

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