GNOME 3.26: Wayland vs. X.Org Performance - Boot Times, Power Use, Memory Use & Gaming

Written by Michael Larabel in Software on 11 September 2017. Page 3 of 3. 98 Comments

Xonotic is seeing good performance now with the Wayland session.

How has your GNOME Wayland experience been? Share with us in the forums. Look for the GNOME 3.26.0 release to happen on Wednesday, 13 September.

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