With Fedora 25 (as you probably already know) X was replaced with Wayland as the default display server. Now while I applaud Fedora for taking that giant step forward. The fact remains that X11 just performs better.
With Wayland i’ve noticed various flickers where there shouldn’t be. As well as a general feeling of… lag or slowness.
Luckily for us it’s pretty easy to go back to X.
- Logout (not yet!! Read the rest of the tutorial first)
- Click on your profile
- Look for the settings icon and select Gnome on XOrg.
Voila! you should now see an immediate difference.