Ubuntu 13.10 Desktop Tests: Unity 7.1, KDE 4.11, Xfce 4.10, GNOME 3.8.4, LXDE

Written by Michael Larabel in Software on 31 July 2013. Page 5 of 5. 45 Comments
Ubuntu 13.10 Desktops
Ubuntu 13.10 Desktops
Ubuntu 13.10 Desktops
Ubuntu 13.10 Desktops

With the 2D GtkPerf tests run on the System76 Gazelle Professional, the results varied but Xfce tended to have a strong showing among the five desktop environments tested atop an X.Org Server running Ubuntu 13.10.

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