Elementary OS 6 Beta Now Available

Elementary OS 6 Beta, code-named “Odin,” is now available for public download and testing. 

This latest release offers many new features, including:

  • New installer
  • Multi-touch swipe gestures for navigation
  • Revamped notifications system 
  • New widgets and utilities for Granite, the GTK companion library
  • Dark style preference 

Additionally, elementary OS 6 includes Flatpak apps out of the box, and the announcement states that all AppCenter apps in elementary OS 6 and beyond will be built as Flatpaks. 

The elementary OS team also notes that beta releases are not meant for use in production; however, they invite users to begin testing elementary OS 6 now.