Sabayon 8 has been released on 8th Feb, 2011 which originally based on Gentoo Linux operating system. Sabayon believes in outof box experience so they try to give most of basic packages in-built. Its tagline is "Open your source, Open your mind". Apart from that it has dashing look and available in many flavors like GNOME, KDE, Xfce, LXDE, Enlightenment, Fluxbox, Openbox.
In Sabayon 8, there are Linux Kernel 3.2, GNOME 3.2.2, KDE 4.7.4, Xfce 4.8, LibreOffice3.4.4 and many other Updated packages. Using Entropy Matter ebuild tracker, it became first Extreme-Rolling release with automated repository package version bumping.