HiDPI

HiDPI is short for displays with a high DPI / pixel density, such as the Retina MacBook Pro and ASUS Zenbook. HiDPI support within Linux is still maturing.

Sort Articles By Popularity (Currently Sorting By Date)

HiDPI Linux News

Qt 5.14 Released With Better HiDPI, Lots Of 3D Work...   Qt   12 Dec 2019
Debian Installer Bullseye Alpha 1 Released   Debian   05 Dec 2019
Qt 5.14 On Track For Releasing Next Week With New...   Qt   04 Dec 2019
Linux Mint 19.3 Enters Beta With HiDPI Support Finally...   Operating Systems   03 Dec 2019
KDE Got More Polishing Ahead Of The Holidays While...   KDE   24 Nov 2019
Debian 10.2 Released With The Latest Security Fixes   Debian   16 Nov 2019
Linux Mint Pulling In MPV-Based Celluloid Media Player...   Operating Systems   31 Oct 2019
Qt 5.14 Beta 2 Released As Another Chance To Test The...   Qt   24 Oct 2019
KDE Plasma 5.17 Released With Wayland Improvements,...   KDE   15 Oct 2019
Qt 5.14 Rolls To Beta Stage With Graphics API...   Qt   09 Oct 2019
KDE Kicked Off October With Dolphin Improvements,...   KDE   06 Oct 2019
Qt 5.14 Hits Alpha With Major Renderer Work, Better...   Qt   25 Sep 2019
KDE Plasma 5.17 Beta Rolls Out With Wayland...   KDE   19 Sep 2019
The State Of Qt Quick Vulkan Support With Qt 5.14   Qt   16 Sep 2019
KDE's KWin Options UI Improved, Various Other...   KDE   15 Sep 2019
Qt 5.14 Is Bringing Significantly Better HiDPI Support   Qt   13 Sep 2019
KDE Now Supports Fractional Scaling On Wayland   Wayland   08 Sep 2019
Linux Mint 19.3 To Further Enhance Its HiDPI Support   Operating Systems   03 Sep 2019
Xfce 4.14 Desktop Officially Released   Desktop   12 Aug 2019
GNOME Shell + Mutter 3.33.4 Released   GNOME   20 Jul 2019
KDE's kstart5 Now Works On Wayland, No More HiDPI...   KDE   14 Jul 2019
Xfce 4.14 "Pre2" Brings Bug Fixes, GLX...   Desktop   01 Jul 2019
SDL2 Adds Wayland HiDPI Support   Wayland   12 Jun 2019
KDE's KWin Now Correctly Shows Emojis In Titlebars,...   KDE   05 May 2019
Wio: Plan 9's Rio Windowing System Re-Implemented As A...   Wayland   01 May 2019
KDE Plasma 5.16 Will Stop Resetting Your HiDPI Scaling...   KDE   28 Apr 2019
Ubuntu 19.04 Released As A Big Linux Desktop...   Ubuntu   18 Apr 2019
GLFW 3.3 Adds Vulkan macOS Support Via MoltenVK,...   Free Software   16 Apr 2019
KDE Plasma 5.16 & KDE Frameworks 5.57 Development...   KDE   07 Apr 2019
A Look At The Many Improvements & New Features In...   GNOME   13 Mar 2019
Sway 1.0 Released For This i3-Compatible Wayland...   Wayland   11 Mar 2019
QEMU's EDID Support Coming Together, Allowing For...   Virtualization   09 Mar 2019
GNOME Shell + Mutter 3.31.92 Bring Fractional Scaling,...   GNOME   05 Mar 2019
GNU Octave 5.1 Released With HiDPI Support, Drops...   GNU   02 Mar 2019
GNOME 3.32 Lands Long-Awaited Fractional Scaling...   GNOME   01 Mar 2019
The Most Interesting Highlights To The Linux 5.0...   Linux Kernel   22 Feb 2019
Fedora 30 Will Have Firefox Wayland By Default But...   Fedora   18 Feb 2019
KDE Plasma 5.15 Released With Wayland Improvements,...   KDE   12 Feb 2019
LibreOffice 6.2 Shipping Today With User Interface...   LibreOffice   07 Feb 2019
Fedora 30 Planning To Use Wayland-Enabled Firefox By...   Fedora   25 Jan 2019
Wine 4.0 Officially Released With Vulkan Support,...   WINE   22 Jan 2019
Inkscape 1.0 Alpha Released For This Leading...   Desktop   18 Jan 2019
KDE Plasma 5.15 Beta Released With Some Grand...   KDE   17 Jan 2019
Linux 5.0-rc1 Debuts With New Hardware Support,...   Linux Kernel   06 Jan 2019
The Many Features Coming To The Wine 4.0 Stable...   WINE   31 Dec 2018
Gentoo-Based Calculate Linux 18.12 Adds Btrfs Install...   Operating Systems   29 Dec 2018
Linux 4.21 Picking Up New Console Font For HiDPI /...   Linux Kernel   29 Dec 2018
VirtualBox 6.0 Released With Better HiDPI Support,...   Oracle   18 Dec 2018
Wine 4.0 Release Preparations Begin For Much Improved...   WINE   25 Nov 2018
GSConnect 15 Offers Better Phone Integration With The...   GNOME   09 Nov 2018
Fedora Developers Update Firefox For Wayland With...   Fedora   09 Oct 2018
Sway 1.0 Alpha 6 Released, Now Supports...   Wayland   22 Sep 2018
KDE Plasma 5.14 Beta Brings Many Improvements,...   KDE   13 Sep 2018
KDE Frameworks 5.50 Brings Big Updates For...   KDE   09 Sep 2018
KDE Plasma 5.14 Offers A Hibernate Option From The...   KDE   09 Sep 2018
Qt Creator 4.7 Released With Clang Code Model Turned...   Qt   18 Jul 2018
Unity 2018.2 Released With Lightweight Render...   Linux Gaming   10 Jul 2018
Elementary OS Juno Beta 1 Released   Operating Systems   03 Jul 2018
KDE Finally Offers An Easy Global Shortcut To Launch...   KDE   01 Jul 2018
Systemd 239 Is Being Prepped For Release With Many...   systemd   12 Jun 2018
Linux Mint 19 Beta Released   Operating Systems   04 Jun 2018
The Many Wayland Improvements In Qt 5.11   Qt   29 May 2018
GNOME's 2018 Performance Hackfest Wraps Up In...   GNOME   16 May 2018
Unity 2018.2 Beta Brings Vulkan Support To The Unity...   Linux Gaming   07 May 2018
KDE's Discover, Okular, Gwenview & K3B See...   KDE   06 May 2018
GIMP Now Moving Full Steam Ahead With Their GTK3 Port   Free Software   01 May 2018
Windows 10 April 2018 Update Now Shipping, To Be...   Microsoft   30 Apr 2018
System76 Releases Updated Pop!_OS Based Off Ubuntu...   Operating Systems   30 Apr 2018
Linux Mint Continues Work On Mint 19, LMDE 3   Operating Systems   30 Apr 2018
GIMP 2.10 Released With A Ton Of Improvements   Free Software   27 Apr 2018
Wine 3.6 Brings A GLSL-Based Blitter, HiDPI Work   WINE   13 Apr 2018
HandBrake 1.1 Open-Source Video Transcoder Released   Free Software   08 Apr 2018
Sway 1.0 Reaches Alpha For This Popular Wayland...   Wayland   07 Apr 2018
KDE's Elisa Music Player Preparing For Its v0.1...   KDE   17 Mar 2018
GNOME 3.28 Desktop Officially Released   GNOME   14 Mar 2018
GNOME 3.28 Is Being Released This Next Week With Many...   GNOME   11 Mar 2018
VLC 3.0.1 Released With Chromecast Improvements,...   Multimedia   28 Feb 2018
GNOME 3.28 Beta Released With Many Improvements   GNOME   14 Feb 2018
MATE 1.20 Released With HiDPI Abilities, Global Menu...   Desktop   07 Feb 2018
System76's Pop!_OS Switching From GRUB To Systemd-Boot   Operating Systems   05 Feb 2018
Steam UI Finally Has A Scaling Mode For HiDPI Monitors   Valve   26 Jan 2018
Firefox 59 Might Ship With Working Wayland Support   Mozilla   25 Jan 2018
With Qt 6.0 Development To Heat Up, 2018 Should Be...   Qt   02 Jan 2018
VLC 3.0-RC3 Released With Hardware Decoding That Works...   Multimedia   25 Dec 2017
Wayland's Weston Sees Patches For FreeBSD, Fractional...   Wayland   15 Dec 2017
KDE Applications 17.12 Brings HiDPI Improvements, Rest...   KDE   14 Dec 2017
System76 Rolls Out Its New HiDPI Daemon   Desktop   10 Dec 2017
System76 Continues Refining Their Pop!_OS   Operating Systems   02 Dec 2017
The Features To Look Forward To With Wine 3.0   WINE   29 Nov 2017
VirtualBox 5.2.2 Brings Linux 4.14 Fixes, HiDPI UI...   Virtualization   24 Nov 2017
Pop!_OS Continues Plotting Their Future Improvements:...   GNOME   04 Nov 2017
LXQt 0.12 released With Better HiDPI Support, More...   Desktop   21 Oct 2017
A Look At The New Features For Fedora 27   Fedora   18 Oct 2017
GNOME Mutter 3.27.1 Brings Hybrid GPU Support   GNOME   17 Oct 2017
KDE Plasma 5.11 Officially Released With Vault, Better...   KDE   10 Oct 2017
System76 Puts Pop!_OS Into Beta   Operating Systems   28 Sep 2017
Linux Mint Continues Working On HiDPI Improvements   Operating Systems   18 Sep 2017
KDE Plasma 5.11 Rolls Into Beta With New System...   KDE   14 Sep 2017
Steam Should Now Have Lower CPU Usage In The...   Valve   14 Sep 2017
Blender 2.79 Now Available With Much Faster Radeon...   Multimedia   12 Sep 2017