Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition comes with pre-installed Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

(Last Updated On: August 2, 2018)

Dell’s XPS 13 Developer Edition PC is presently accessible in the US on Dell.com with Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) pre-introduced, with European accessibility expected toward the beginning of August. The dispatch flags the principal accessibility of Ubuntu’s most recent LTS on a noteworthy OEM’s equipment since its discharge in April. Dell and Canonical have cooperated to confirm Ubuntu 18.04 LTS on the Dell XPS 13 to guarantee a consistent ordeal from first utilize.

The new Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition is accessible in the US with ten designs highlighting up to 1TB SSD, up to 16GB RAM and the most recent eighth era Intel Quad Core processors. The XPS 13 Developer Edition gives amazing capacity to a scope of uses whether for use in big business, at home or by engineers. All designs include the world’s first InfinityEdge 13.3″ close borderless show housed in a smooth silver magnesium body, which is the littlest in its class. Show alternatives are accessible in either Full HD or Ultra HD resolutions with the choice of touch on the last mentioned.

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Propelled in April, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS incorporates a large group of new highlights including a change back to the GNOME work area, insignificant introduce for more control over the applications required by every client and full snap reconciliation for less demanding access to any semblance of Spotify, Slack, Skype and the sky is the limit from there. Each Ubuntu LTS offers help and security refreshes for a long time. A full outline of the new work area highlights of Ubuntu 18.04 LTS can be perused later on this website.

“At the point when Project Sputnik appeared more than five years, prior we propelled with one config of our XPS 13 designer release on Ubuntu 12.04. Quick forward to today and because of the intrigue and support of the network, we can declare that our seventh era XPS 13 engineer release presently accompanies Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. 18.04 addresses Project Sputnik’s fourth preloaded LTS. We’re starting at now foreseeing Sputnik’s fifth LTS in 2020,” says Barton George, Project Sputnik and Linux Lead at Dell.

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“We are charmed to have worked in close association with Dell for the dispatch of their most recent XPS 13 Developer Edition pre-introduced with our freshest LTS discharge. Dell’s prevalent equipment joined with Ubuntu 18.04 LTS gives a superb, solid ordeal straight out of the case. Expanding on our longstanding association with Dell in the course of the most recent six years, we anticipate seeing 18.04 LTS take off on additionally models in the coming months,” remarks Will Cooke, Desktop Engineering Director, Canonical.

Undertaking Sputnik, the code name for Dell’s Linux venture, was first propelled in 2012 with Ubuntu pre-introduced on the then current Dell XPS 13 display. From that point forward the request has developed and Canonical and Dell have ensured Ubuntu on numerous models including the Precision workstation extend.

More data on the Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition with Ubuntu 18.04 LTS can be found later on this website.