|17 Recommended Products||Release Schedule||Default Desktop Environment||Based On|
|#1 Ubuntu· · ·||2 Year LTS / 6 Month Releases||Unity||Debian|
|#2 elementary OS· · ·||N/A||Pantheon||Ubuntu|
|#3 Xubuntu· · ·||2 Year LTS / 6 Month Releases||XFCE||Debian|
|#4 Manjaro· · ·||Rolling Release||XFCE or KDE||Arch|
|#5 Mint· · ·||–||–||–|
|#6 antergos· · ·||Rolling Release||Cinnamon / GNOME 3 / KDE / MATE / Openbox / Xfce||Arch|
KDE Neon is an Ubuntu derivative developed and supported by KDE e.V. (a non profit that represents KDE), aimed at providing a full, pure KDE experience for Linux users everywhere.
Ubuntu MATE is a Ubuntu derivative that focuses on bringing a familiar desktop experience coupled with lots of improvements for new users, such as a welcome screen that helps with
Kubuntu is the official flavor of Ubuntu with KDE.
SolydK is a Debian based distribution with the KDE desktop. This is the big brother of the two and has all the bells and whistles.