Ubuntu MATE

Ubuntu MATE
Distribution of Linux
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Architecturei386, amd64, powerpc, arm
Latest versionUbuntu MATE 21.04
Initial release23 October 2014
User interfaceMATE
Based on
Ubuntu

Ubuntu MATE is a Linux distribution which is based on Ubuntu, first released on 23 October 2014. This "flavor" of Ubuntu uses the MATE desktop environment as opposed to Ubuntu's GNOME 3 desktop environment.

Version history[edit | edit source]

Version Release date Support end
Ubuntu MATE 14.04 LTS Released on 11 November 2014[note 1] Support ended in April 2019
Ubuntu MATE 14.10 Released on 23 October 2014 Support ended in July 2015
Ubuntu MATE 15.04 Released on 23 April 2015 Support ended in January 2016
Ubuntu MATE 15.10 Released on 22 October 2015 Support ended in July 2016
Ubuntu MATE 16.04 LTS Released on 21 April 2016 Support ended on 30 April 2019
Ubuntu MATE 16.10 Released on 13 October 2016 Support ended in July 2017
Ubuntu MATE 17.04 Released on 13 April 2017 Support ended in January 2018
Ubuntu MATE 17.10 Released on 19 October 2017 Support ended in July 2018
Ubuntu MATE 18.04 LTS Released on 26 April 2018 Support ended in April 2021
Ubuntu MATE 18.10 Released on 18 October 2018 Support ended in July 2019
Ubuntu MATE 19.04 Released on 18 April 2019 Support ended in January 2020
Ubuntu MATE 19.10 Released on 17 October 2019 Support ended in July 2020
Ubuntu MATE 20.04 LTS Released on 23 April 2020 Support will end in April 2023
Ubuntu MATE 20.10 Released on 22 October 2020 Support will end in July 2021
Ubuntu MATE 21.04 Released on 22 April 2021 Support will end in January 2022

Notes[edit | edit source]

  1. Released after the 14.10 release in order to provide long-term support until 2019, following Ubuntu.