Laptop graphic with Budge Desktop screenshot on screen


Solus is an operating system that is designed for home computing. Every tweak enables us to deliver a cohesive computing experience.

Designed for Everyone

Solus provides a multitude of experiences that enable you to get the most out of your hardware.

From our flagship Budgie experience for modern devices to the more traditional XFCE experience for lower-end devices, Solus aims to provide the best experience for your device.

XFCE Desktop screenshot

Ready To Go

Solus ships with a variety of software out of the box so you can get going without a lot of setup fuss. See our selection of default applications below!


Easily manage all your documents, music, photos, videos, and more with Files.


We ship with Mozilla Firefox*, a fast and secure web browser.


Pop some popcorn and sit down to your favorite digital content via GNOME MPV.


Play and manage your music and podcasts, as well as tune into online radio with Rhythmbox.


No more hunting around for apps! Install and manage them right from our Software Center.


Take the hassle out of email by using the simple yet feature-rich Mozilla Thunderbird*.