An operating system is the life of a computer, there are many instances where you wish to have an alternative operating system. Every operating system has its features and taste. This is the best list of all the operating system that are worth using on a computer. Microsoft Windows is not only the OS you can afford. This article is for people who have moderate or higher efficiency computer. which is helpful to easily run mentioned alternative operating systems.
However, if you have a comparable old PC, or you are running out of RAM on your current operating system, you might be interested 12 fast and light operating system for your computer.
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15+ Alternative PC Operating Systems
Look, I am a die-hard fan of Microsoft’s Windows 10, yet I moved to different Operating systems over the time. Nonetheless, it was my choice. You can also try an alternative operating system on your computer. Some listed OS are well famous and some other are not.
Let’s begin the showdown of your next possible alternative operating system, which you can truly enjoy.
Deepin is a reinterpretation to creativity and originality and based on Chinese Linux. And the Elementry OS’s interface is simple. Both OS are only a revival of the system looks, but also a brand-new ascent to the operating experience!
Look A like: Cub Linux
A Cub Linux Screenshot + Custom Wallpaper + Widgets
This is a completely different PC operating system, Chrome OS is worth a shot, we already how you can install Chrome OS on your computer. So If you are a person who does everything online, Chrome OS will catch your requirements and won’t left you with anything.
If you just work online and you care less about other elements of an operating system you may want to try out the Chromium operating system.
By using Chrome OS, you will always get the latest version of Google Chrome as well by default. Besides, there are Besides there are thousands of apps and extensions in the Google Chrome store. So basically you can do almost everything with those apps. If you do spend a lot of time on the Internet, Chrome/Chromium Os will give you new home. Not all data card may not support by Chrome OS; however, any Lan network will work flawlessly.
Ubuntu is another operating system, a Completely different operating system you can use daily after spending some time on it.
Its size is around 1.4GB for an x86 machine, and you just need to download the ISO and using tools you can quickly make a bootable USB drive or Live CD. Once you are done making the bootable drive of Ubuntu, restart your computer. When your PC is booting press F12 to choose the boot device. However, on your computer, there might need to press another key to load the boot menu and select the external media to boot.
CONS: Ubuntu is not a very addictive OS for average users coming from Windows.
A 13-year-old kid finds easier to learn operating Windows compared to Ubuntu.
There are many operating systems based on Ubuntu. Like budgie-remix which comes with modified layout and features.
They do not contain full version and features as seen on Ubuntu. Lubuntu, which is the lightweight by cutting down extra features, for example.
Remix os is a furnished Android operating system based on Android x86 project. And has almost all significant design similarities to Windows. both Remix OS and Phoenix OS are a free operating system that are based on Android operating system.
Well, you can not legally install the Mac OSX on your laptop or computer, Apple does not want you to install MacOS on your typical Computers.
There is some way yo get it done; we will not recommend that here. However, you should read about this further here: http://www.macworld.co.uk/how-run-os-x-on-pc
React OS is an open source operating system and supports Windows applications, even looks like windows. Surprisingly this only needs 500MB of space and 100MB of RAM, (Note: we have also added ReactOs to OS list for OLD PC’s Article)
You can go we use reactOS if you want an alternative operating system or let your computer use minimum hardware resources. For example, if you have 4 GB RAM and running on Windows 10 it will occupy almost 50% of it, but the best lightweight operating system only requires hundred mD of ram.
Ok, you are not a hacker type hacker, but you should try this powerful “Kali” thing. Most of the people simply use it to ‘try hacking a neighbor’s wifi’. Apart from it, you can install it on your hard disk or can temporarily boot from USB.
There is also a lightweight variant of Kali Linux on the download page. Download the Kali standard/lite variant from the following link.
I know Microsoft has been forcing older Windows users to it is latest, so called perfect Windows 10 edition. Guess what, some of you may have even running on it already.
It occupies and uses more resources than ever before, and lot’s off modern UI app comes with With Windows 10. For example, the 3D builder is useless, at least for me at this point. Moreover, those Skype, OneDrive, peoples, Phone companion, XBox, and Groove are forced in Windows 10. okey, Groove Music is fresh, not others. Also Windows 10 forces users to automatic updates.
It is recommended that you downgrade your Windows an older version such “XP” which was and is the famous till the date. No fuss when using Windows XP.
Did you decide an alternative operating system to try asap on your computer? That is good, don’t forget to make a backup of your important files, especially files that are located inside the local Disc C:/.
One good thing is these computer operating systems are totally free (except Windows7), mean you do not have to pay for activation or subscription. However, you can donate if you like to support the developers.
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