10 ways Windows is just BETTER

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  • Franci
    Franci 7 годин таму


    Yeah caring around over 30% of win95 code 25 years later.. oahahahahha stop be a avarage fanboy

  • Franci
    Franci 7 годин таму

    Reliability, I still have BSOFD, updates that delete files... should I realy go on?

  • Franci
    Franci 7 годин таму

    The taskbar is shit

  • Franci
    Franci 7 годин таму

    Linux, u have 5 de's and some wm hahahah

  • Franci
    Franci 7 годин таму

    Shortcut keys.......
    U know windows manager or even gnome

  • Franci
    Franci 7 годин таму

    Scientific study.. whoaaa linus
    Top 500 supercomputer use linux
    Cern just ditched linux
    Ligo windows...

  • Franci
    Franci 7 годин таму

    Task scheduler......

    U know cron (man cron for more informations)

  • Franci
    Franci 7 годин таму

    Customization are you kidding wtfwtfwtfwtf
    Can u get more cringe than that?

    • LaggyStand Yt
      LaggyStand Yt 6 годин таму

      Franci how many comments do you have wtf? Can u compile it all in one comment please?

  • Franci
    Franci 7 годин таму

    Just works,

  • Franci
    Franci 7 годин таму

    Online marketpaces...
    Drm, u know

  • Franci
    Franci 7 годин таму

    Enter dislike exit

  • Angry Sidra
    Angry Sidra 15 годин таму

    Shortcuts and Customization are even better on linux
    You don't even neec to speed up linux. There are millions of resource monitors on linux too.
    We don't need to troubleshoot errors that we don't have
    Shortcut keys? Boi have you ever ran linux? Any tiling wm has tons of shortcuts at least
    Taskbar? TASKBAR? Plasma's bar, mate's bar, gnome's taskbar, pretty much any DE's taskbars can be the exact replica of the windows' taskbar.
    Oh and don't get me started with polybar boi.

  • Josh Dollins
    Josh Dollins 17 годин таму

    I have windows strictly for gaming

  • Dmitriy Chaikovskiy
    Dmitriy Chaikovskiy 23 години таму

    Been using Windows and MAC OS and Windows is just better

  • Wesley Mercer
    Wesley Mercer Дзень таму

    I'm not sure that I agree with you that windows is better but yes, there are reasons to use it.

  • Christian Gutierrez
    Christian Gutierrez Дзень таму

    Thank you Linus, Windows Forever!

  • Selim yetkin
    Selim yetkin Дзень таму

    we need service pack 1 that is it .!

  • Shawn Martin
    Shawn Martin Дзень таму

    First he does video on Mac is better referencing windows the entire time.
    Now he does a Windows video with no references to Mac only older Windows.
    That speaks volumes to how he really feels lol

  • Thomas Anielewski Jr
    Thomas Anielewski Jr Дзень таму

    File explorer is the greatest thing they've done. It sucks so much on Mac.

  • James Rennie
    James Rennie Дзень таму

    Someone likes fast food

  • See Gotcha
    See Gotcha Дзень таму

    windows is still king,prove me wrong?

    • See Gotcha
      See Gotcha Дзень таму

      @alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg i totally agree on that but i will still use windows cause linux get so boring without variety of app and nothing to do much on power on the device,windows is still the king but i got issue alot in windows for various reason but all that thing can ewasily ignore by me anyone else if you get more thn you ask for and now days it is not necessary to get oem device or pay 100 you can use however you like without lincensed copy not me either but still a benefit .linux is used didn't amaze me but linux in our world hidden in back process and stuff.windows you can count on for many reasons

    • alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg
      alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg Дзень таму +1

      See Gotcha It costs $100. Yes you can get it for free or for cheap but if you buy an OEM then you have to pay $100. Linux is faster than windows in everything except gaming, especially on CPU intensive software and older hardware. Blender runs a lot better on Linux for example. On older hardware, you can run a modern lightweight Linux distro with comparability for new software while still running fine. If you choose windows 10 for example, the old computer will struggle a lot. Linux is open source. This means anyone can view security vulnerabilities and report them. Windows is closed source and also a lot more popular. This means that malware authors are going to target windows machines a lot more than Linux. Microsoft can also put a backdoor in for NSA, CIA etc because no one can tell unless they dig really deep. If Linus torvalds put a backdoor in Linux then everyone would be able to tell. Linux is also a lot more customisable. I can change my shell, my desktop environment, I can control every single dependency on my system. I can choose which version of the Linux kernel to use. If there is an update I don’t like, I can use a previous version or better yet I can fix the new one and release it for others to use. Linux is more stable. That’s just a fact that you can’t argue. Now you tell me why windows is better

  • Artcore
    Artcore 2 дні таму

    1. Gaming
    2. It works

  • Alpha DeWolf
    Alpha DeWolf 2 дні таму

    Linus, no matter what PC I have used in my life (both old and new) Windows 10 has never been reliable

  • Robert Gill
    Robert Gill 2 дні таму

    I want my Crimson Skies

  • Bacon Snot
    Bacon Snot 2 дні таму +2

    Can Linux or windows talk to god? Temple OS can.

  • NautyEskimo
    NautyEskimo 2 дні таму

    really at this point every operating system can be used for most task and can be done in a similar fashion.

  • Fortnite game play I
    Fortnite game play I 2 дні таму

    Change your channel name to Linux tech tips

  • Deaft shot
    Deaft shot 2 дні таму

    Windoes hardware is changeable
    Apple not really

  • kleash
    kleash 2 дні таму

    OH come on. This whole video is sponsored by Microsoft.

  • IzunaGaiden
    IzunaGaiden 2 дні таму +1

    Hate Windows so much that I love it.

  • Bernhard Ess
    Bernhard Ess 3 дні таму

    I agree. After 25 years on Windows I switched to Mac and enjoy it, but it comes down mainly to a question of style and preference. Choose a platform of your liking and learn to know using it well.

    • Zentical
      Zentical 13 годин таму

      @Bernhard Ess Ok peace, thought i didn't know 5k monitors existed.

    • Bernhard Ess
      Bernhard Ess 14 годин таму

      @Zentical A 2100.- setup with 2 SSDs (2 + 1TB), 40GB or RAM and a 5k monitor included? Will not be easy... The LG panel that is part of the iMac alone costs around 1400, and is less well built than the iMac, a cheap 4k monitor is not the same. But even if you end up "saving" 3-400 bucks with a self made PC (with 5k monitor hard to imagine) there is the look of the thing. The iMac just looks gorgeous, the LG standalone monitor (and most of the other monitors available) is a not well built plastic thing. I enjoy having every day use things being beautiful and well built. Also the overall user experience of the Apple eco system is - in my opinion - better than the PC. But preferences are a personal thing, so lets end this discussion here. Have fun with your PCs, I enjoy the mac and everything is fine....

    • Zentical
      Zentical Дзень таму

      @Bernhard Ess Build a pc setup worth of 2100 and you will get a better result, fast and gorgeus 😂. I thought it was obvious. You cannot compare value with Apple products. But what we're talking about now does not relate to my original thougt, the OS comparison, which I already stated my Opionion about. For more info please google :/

    • Bernhard Ess
      Bernhard Ess 2 дні таму

      ​@Zentical Actually we are not going to start a brand war, right? I feel too old or that. I mean I worked many years on my Win 10PC that I built (and continually upgraded from time to time with RAM, HDs etc).
      I think the "too expensive" argument is not valid. This iMac 5k I bought was the 2017 model that cost me 1500 (remember, this includes he 5k screen plus the graphic card that drives it quite well), I added 2 SSDs to make it swift and landed at 2100 or so. But I have a quite fast computer that looks gorgeous, not at all like your typical office plastic box. My iPads are extremely well built, the first one is from 2011, still running, albeit a bit slow because of the slower processor, but not broken, even the battery is still good. So if you add it all up, not such a difference. I understand that some people dislike the image of the Apple brand, but this is mostly subjective judgements IMO...

    • Zentical
      Zentical 2 дні таму

      @Bernhard Ess Well, the ecosystem locks you deeply in to the Apple products and tries as hard as possible to lock out other brands (my experience). And top of that, the products cost a ton, they are stylish but at the end not worth the money compared to competitors. You basicly pay for the OS not the hardware even thought Mac OS is free. I can agree that Windows got its cons but the price-value ratio is usually much higher. If macs costed a reasonable price, I would give happily a try.
      If money is not an issue its at some level up to preference. I personally find iPhones kind of locking and you have less freedom.
      Tbh i would switch to Linux if software support would be as good as Windows.

  • Luke Beauchamp
    Luke Beauchamp 3 дні таму +8

    Macbooks are more of a fashion accessory than a useful tool.

    • Shawn Martin
      Shawn Martin Дзень таму +1

      I switched to Mac back in 2014. I will never go back to Windows again. 5 years no anti virus used and not one issue. Windows I only once every year and half it would get a virus that would require a complete reinstall and hope everything backed up. In college they had this bad virus out that nailed me twice. Had to rewrite. 10 page report because of Windows shit security that was running anti virus. Yeah my opinion is fuck Windows. 5 years not one issue with Mac.

    • Jonathan Reyes
      Jonathan Reyes Дзень таму

      Luke Beauchamp I don’t know. I definitely like Windows but also can’t deny the fact that my MacBook runs entire live performances on it. I would definitely consider it a useful tool.

  • AutomatiCraft
    AutomatiCraft 3 дні таму +1

    10 ways Linux is just BETTER needs to come next.

  • Fluffy Waffles
    Fluffy Waffles 4 дні таму

    I have spent more time troubleshooting linux issues in 6 months than I have spent troubleshooting windows issues in my entire life. Don't get me wrong, Linux is amazing for being free, but trying to get linux to do anything besides web browsing pretty much requires a visit to Google for 99% of us, and that just isn't practical. I have a server running windows (after having dicked around with several linux distros over the course of a couple years), and I haven't looked back. Windows IS the superior OS.

  • Raven Dewey
    Raven Dewey 4 дні таму

    Linus, all these reasons are futile in comparison to the pros Linux has to offer except for the gaming, but all that has nothing to do with the OS's capabilities but the fact that companies market towards Windows support. You'd think that someone named Linus would appreciate Linux more.... Mac however totally sucks. So, if this were a comparison between Win and Mac then I would agree.

  • BunnyFang
    BunnyFang 4 дні таму

    Also, NTFS is down right stupid

  • BunnyFang
    BunnyFang 4 дні таму

    How is shortcut keys a benefit, you can literally make any shortcut key on Linux.
    It's not confusing, just install on usb, not hard to choose

  • BunnyFang
    BunnyFang 4 дні таму

    Okay, it's got more support, the only reason it's seen as better, basically they marketed it better because it's a corporation. Most of the other features that you include are available on linux - which is also more customizable and optimized.
    Lol, your points literally list features that are on most linux and even Mac os's.

  • Mauricio Leyzaola
    Mauricio Leyzaola 4 дні таму +4

    "The classic CTRL+ALT+DEL when things go wrong..." Oh yeah, that's a classic for sure 😂

  • Shaheer ziya
    Shaheer ziya 4 дні таму


  • 633K_4R1ND4M
    633K_4R1ND4M 5 дзён таму

    Yes reason windows is better...
    1. Cause everyone can't affroad mac but they need a pc...
    2. U can download pirated apps...
    3. U can also pirate windows OS
    4. U can fit any hardware depending on your budget
    5. U can play cracked games... No need to buy always like xbox or ps4
    These are the reason for so many people... But in one aspect windows is better that's no hardware monopoly like apple and not overly priced and gaming... For rest other cases mac is bullet...

  • Joe O Sullivan
    Joe O Sullivan 5 дзён таму

    I still have no idea what the x-box app does on windows 10. I've looked at it loads of times and googled it, and asked people, but it's just not sinking in..

  • Teh vICE
    Teh vICE 5 дзён таму

    I still don't know, why ppl have the taskbar at the bottom. Long time ago, we had the 4:3 monitors and it made sense, to put it at the bottom. Since we now have 16:9 for a very long time, try to put the taskbar to the side. It maybe takes a little more space overall, but it's so much better, if you have more space top to bottom. And now comes the main part, why i put it to the side. I often work with 10+ programs or sometimes 15+ windows open. If the taskbar is on the side, you will always have enough space, to read the first few letters. For example: Open up 10x windows explorer and go into different folders. If the taskbar is on the bottom, all the windows will be grouped. Or if you have grouping disabled, it will only show the symbol without anything in it. Since i have it sideways, i can open up windows explorer 28x times, go into different folders and at least see the drive letter and first letters of the folder i'm in. Not the best example, but if you work with many open windows, you will quickly notice all the advantages.

  • Adiii
    Adiii 5 дзён таму

    Mac Linux and LINUS... what a legend😂

  • PingingGorgon35 Gamer
    PingingGorgon35 Gamer 5 дзён таму

    Minecraft :)

  • Otha Bojangles
    Otha Bojangles 5 дзён таму +2

    This is like a Russian guy in the USSR circa 1981 telling about how great it is in the Soviet Union telling me how lucky he is that he "choose" to be born there.

  • Meenit
    Meenit 5 дзён таму +1

    1. Windows Gaming is better, and graphic cards/new peripherals support Windows
    Eh, this is becoming less true by the minute. Most of what I do on my PC is gaming, and I had little to no trouble playing the games I had when I switched to Linux. ProtonDB can show you how many games are playable via Proton, many of them run perfectly. There are tons of native games as well, most indie games support Linux out of the box. And AAA games are having a surge in Linux ports thanks to porting companies like Feral Interactive. The games not playable in Linux, both natively and Proton, is usually because of DRM (which sucks anyway) or Anti-Cheat software (EAC, for example, which could have supported Linux thanks to Valve...but then Epic Games bought them.)
    Regarding peripherals and graphic cards, most new graphic cards end up working with Linux thanks to community-driven drivers or end up getting support not too long after their release.
    2. Customization
    I'm not even going to rebuttal this one. Linux is more customizable in EVERY single way, EVERY SINGLE FUCKING WAY. Like try to find an argument against this you won't. I'm not even gonna say anything. Check out r/unixporn, or just search it up. Also regedit fucking sucks and you can easily screw up your entire Windows install, and is super unintuitive. And Task Scheduler isn't good either. At least compared to the Linux alternatives.
    3. Users, better troubleshooting.
    Linux actually has a far better community, despite having less users. How? Well, most Linux users tend to be enthusiasts for their Linux distrubtiion, or just Linux in general and are usually really well-versed in what they do. The enthusiasm of using Linux and just the "cool" nature of using it causes users to generally interact more with the community more than their Windows counterpart. Most people just use Windows, and use it "just because". Most users don't interact with the community or spend time helping other people solve their Windows problems.
    4. Just works
    So does Linux, most laptops can use Linux without any tinkering. Just use Ubuntu, or PopOS.
    5. Shortcut keys
    I'm not going to rebutall this either, it's another stupid point. Use a tiling windows manager, or even something like KDE and it will have way more shortcuts. Tiling window managers are completely keyboard-driven, you don't even need a mouse.
    6. UI unity
    BAHAHAHAHA. Windows UI has the worst consistiency I have EVER seen. Decades of old UI still pop up, right clicking in different places have different menus, taskbars are all different, everything is so inconsistent. KDE or XFCE on the other hand are far better. MacOS, especially, has some of the greatest UI. Also most distros don't have "specialized use cases", the only ones that do that I can think of off the top of my head is Kali Linux which is for hacking.
    7. Taskbar and File System
    Are you fucking kidding me, every OS has or can have this. Linux file explorers are way more unified and streamlined, and same with MacOS. Also the UNIX file organization (Linux and MacOS) is arguably more organized and easier than the Windows one.
    8. Reliability
    Most of the points in this video are either:
    A) Already in all the other OSs (Linux, MacOS, EVEN BSD)
    B) Windows has more users
    C) Just completely wrong
    Literally the only partially true point is the first one, and maybe the fourth one.
    *I wrote this quickly so pardon the grammatical errors*

  • THEMenelouss
    THEMenelouss 6 дзён таму

    3:02 "Microsoft like Apple has made an os that (...) works out of the box." Linux pls :D This weekend I've installed fresh windows 10 on my PC, and started watching netflix (installed via Windows strow which has issues out of box and had to google to fix it) after like 2 h i got BSOD xD
    Apple's BSOD i've seen one when I installed shitty RAM modules.

  • Hsk Jwow
    Hsk Jwow 6 дзён таму +6

    Windows is okay,Linux is okay, Windows + Linux = nice
    ps. Mac is okay but Apple products are scam ^^

  • alex8thebest91
    alex8thebest91 6 дзён таму

    File explorer is much faster than finder in my opinion.
    In windows to move a folder I right click on the folder, search for the new position (that sometimes you don’t know where it is) and click paste.
    In macos i have to open to finder windows, one for the initial position and the second for the new directory, drag and drop with two finger.
    I feel really uncomfortable with finder, if someone can help me to cut and paste as fast as i do with windows I accept any tip.

  • 633K_4R1ND4M
    633K_4R1ND4M 6 дзён таму

    Windows for me only for gaming... Like who admits to same...

  • 633K_4R1ND4M
    633K_4R1ND4M 6 дзён таму

    Linus this video sucks... I would still prefer MacOS over windows for anything than gaming... Office softwares are available for mac too... Infact mac having own software with better user interface and easy to use... Performs lot better... If u go into engineering tools mac is gold u can run parallel deaktop to run windows inside mac it functions like app not a virtual machine... Much better than Windows vmware...

  • Anoraky Arjun
    Anoraky Arjun 6 дзён таму +1

    Really want a video on "LINUX PROS"

  • TopEvt
    TopEvt 6 дзён таму +2

    I think the best feature is windows 10 is just waiting to rename itself to skynite and we see it getting closer and closer every day. AI growth Live on your PC lol

  • Byron Joel
    Byron Joel 6 дзён таму

    It's also just easier to pirate software on Windows 🤷🏾‍♂️
    Don't crucify me, just saying 🙂

  • Vincent Levalois
    Vincent Levalois 6 дзён таму

    Dude that hair sticking off of your right ear is extremely distracting...

  • RectalDiscourse
    RectalDiscourse 6 дзён таму

    So how hard was it to add 9 fake reasons to your list?

  • Hunter Perrin
    Hunter Perrin 7 дзён таму

    I haven't used Windows regularly since XP, and now it seems so strange and foreign. It's very hard for me to get something done in Windows.

    • Hunter Perrin
      Hunter Perrin 7 дзён таму

      Plus I can run Unix software that was written in the 70s on Linux, so... about compatibility.

  • Rob Richard
    Rob Richard 7 дзён таму

    Windows management is soo much more intuitive and easier on windows than OS X Linux is good at some of that but it’s distro specific and tricky for less tech savvy people

  • []
    [] 7 дзён таму +11

    Things I love about Windows as a Mac fanboy:
    It. Run. Games.
    That’s enough for me to have at least one windows machine along side my Mac

    • 633K_4R1ND4M
      633K_4R1ND4M 7 годин таму

      @Dmitriy Chaikovskiy lol chutiye... Mac can run games you can usually install windows 10 by boot camp and guess what configuration and cpus of mac or imac is so good it runs games with better fluency... Now coming to macbook only 15 inch ones can run some highly graphics-intensive titles... Apple launched its apple arcade coming with good games oceanhorn 2 stela... Now guess what new macs and macbooks are metal architecture and it's made for gaming apple has a hife plan to get against windows with its newly upcoming ideas... For other cases mac does well in everyaspect if compatibility is not and issue but u always can eun windows on mac via boot camp so not a problem atall... Only ossue is price and I agree it...

    • NoctuahVenVk
      NoctuahVenVk 8 годин таму

      LMAO . !!!!

    • Dmitriy Chaikovskiy
      Dmitriy Chaikovskiy 23 години таму

      and MAC cant

    • 633K_4R1ND4M
      633K_4R1ND4M 3 дні таму

      yeah arch I also used it's good for daily job but at the same time not so many commercial apps not available... and what's point in configuring something which will be same for everyone for developing purpose you need to config mac too... see windows has every ui mac having but windows things breaks, don't work or atleast don't work perfectly... people in daily life don't need to configure everything from scrath which is time-wasting unless you want to maintain super privacy... apart from that being unix based and apple backed mac is more stable than any linux. Now I can see downside of macOS all because of apple and shit ceo team cook... removed cuda environment of nvidia, devices are over priced and not so much video games are available if it would be steve jobs no-one could have stand beside it... today's macbook is all are work of steve jobs and his team...

    • RyukTheGodOfDeath
      RyukTheGodOfDeath 4 дні таму

      @633K_4R1ND4M i think the reason is that mac is simple and it is easy to get work done as you don't need to configure anything. Btw I use arch for daily driver and windows for gaming 😎