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10 reasons to choose Ubuntu 12.10 over Windows 8 – good paper

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10 reasons to choose Ubuntu 12.10 over Windows 8

http://www.pcworld.com/article/2013431/10-reasons-to-choose-ubuntu-12-10-over-windows-8.html

see below comparison:

 

  Windows 8 Pro (x86) Ubuntu 12.10
License fee $39 to $69 upgrade Free
CPU architectures supported x86, x86-64 x86, x86-64, ARM, PPC
Minimum RAM 1GB, 2GB 512MB
Minimum hard-disk space 20GB 5GB
Concurrent multiuser support No Yes
Workspaces One Two or more
Virtualization Hyper-V KVM
License Not applicable GPL Open Source: Main, Non-GPL: Restricted
Productivity software included None LibreOffice
Graphics tools included No Yes

 

If you want to have something free – Ubuntu or Fedora a very good choice, but if you like something commercial – try Mac Mini or Mac laptop.

 

 

 

 

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Written by youryblog

December 19, 2012 at 3:56 PM

Posted in Business, IT, News

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