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.