|Distribution Name||Solus MATE|
|Release date||19th October 2016|
|Desktop Environment||MATE Desktop|
|Packages||Linux Kernel 4.8.2, Firefox 49.0.1, MATE Desktop 1.16.0, Thunderbird 45.4.0, VLC 2.2.4, Solus Software Center 14, Rhythmbox 3.4.1 ..etc|
|Solus MATE 1.2.1 Preview|
Solus MATE is an independently evolved GNU/Linux distribution featuring MATE Desktop. It is a new member in Solus family and 1.2.1 is first stable release of this distribution. It combines well tweaked Solus Core with classical MATE Desktop. Though Solus is well known for shipping their desktop named Budgie, the project has created a new release featuring MATE Desktop to attract more users who are looking for classical desktop experience.You can read more on this release in projects blog.