Manjaro 20.1 “Mikah” Released

The Manjaro team has released Manjaro 20.1 “Mikah,” which uses Linux kernel 5.8 and features improvements to the desktop and window manager. 

Manjaro’s flagship offering is powered by the lightweight Xfce 4.14 desktop environment, while the KDE Plasma and Gnome editions ship with Plasma 5.19.5 and GNOME 3.36.6, respectively. According to the announcement, this release mostly focused on “polishing the user experience.”

Changes include:

  • A new theme named Matcha. 
  • Display-Profiles feature, which lets you store profiles for your preferred display configuration. 
  • Auto-application of profiles when new displays are connected.