Zorin OS Alternatives

    Zorin OS is described as 'multi-functional operating system designed specifically for Windows users who want to have easy and smooth access to Linux. It is based on Ubuntu which is the most popular Linux operating system in the world' and is a popular app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Zorin OS for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Self-Hosted solutions, Windows, BSD and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Ubuntu, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Zorin OS are Linux Mint (Free, Open Source), Manjaro Linux (Free, Open Source), Windows 10 (Paid) and elementary OS (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 27, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Cinux is a from scratch designed, built and packaged operating system. It runs on top of the Linux kernel providing a secure, intuitive and full of capabilities workspace. It's user will enjoy a whole new but, familiar desktop experience.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Frugalware Linux is an independently developed general purpose desktop Linux distribution designed for intermediate users. It follows simple Slackware -like design concepts and includes the .


      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Self-Hosted
      Minoca OS is a general purpose operating system designed specifically for feature-rich embedded devices. It's got all the high-level functionality that you've come to expect from an operating system, but offers it in a fraction of the memory footprint.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Linux kernel
      Karoshi is a free and open source school server operating system based on Ubuntu.
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    1. ULinux is based on openSUSE, and is a free linux distribution with the aim of combining the DIY-approach of Arch with the setup of Ubuntu.

      Discontinued

      We have discontinued our distribution as not many people are interested and we are not just creating U for the sake of making it.



    2. instantOS is a Manjaro based distro that works out of the box but is still aimed at power users. Everything is lightning fast and works out of the box.
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    3. Mozillux is a Linux distribution based on the popular Ubuntu and Debian GNU/Linux operating systems.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available and the project is no longer developed. Last version, 13.10, released in October 2013, can be still downloaded from SourceForge

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    4. Hannah Montana Linux is a unix-like Linux Operating System based on Kubuntu. The Package Manager is Debian apt. The GUI is KDE 4.2 with Hannah Montana themes.

      Discontinued

      Has not been updated since about 2012 and is based on Kubuntu from 2009

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    5. The ubermix is an all-free, specially built, Linux-based operating system designed from the ground up with the needs of education in mind.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Linux
      • HP webOS
      • AROS
      ArcaOS is an operating system based on OS/2, developed and marketed by Arca Noae, LLC under license from IBM.
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