Does anyone know if Canonical will ever release Ubuntu with more then one (Unity, which is currently official) desktop environment like Linux Mint does (Cinnamon,MATE,Xfce)?
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This question would be best answered by someone from Canonical but till then ...
Canonical's focus seems to be on "convergence": having as close to the same experience across form factors. This is a technically challenging task.
You can read more here:
This is not to say that it isn't possible to offer several official flavors across devices but I wouldn't bet on it.