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

    1. Endless OS is a Linux-based operating system which provides a simplified and streamlined user experience using a customized desktop environment forked from GNOME 3.
    2. Ubuntu Budgie (previously budgie-remix) is an Ubuntu-based distribution featuring the Budgie desktop, originally developed by the Solus project.
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    3. Regolith Linux is a distro for people that prefer a spartan interface with polished and consistent system management. It brings together a trifecta of Ubuntu’s ubiquity, .
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      • Linux
      CoreOS is a new Linux distribution that has been rearchitected to provide features needed to run modern infrastructure stacks.
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    4. ArchBang is a simple GNU/Linux rolling release distribution which provides you with a lightweight Arch Linux system combined with the Openbox Window Manager.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      An Ubuntu Distribution that aims to make the switch to Linux easier, simpler and faster not just for Windows users but also Mac and Linux Distro users alike for free. Feren OS aims to be one of the best Distros, if not OSs out there...
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    5. antiX is a fast, lightweight and easy-to-install linux live CD distribution based on MEPIS and Debian's testing branch for Intel/AMD x86-compatible systems. antiX offers users the "Magic of MEPIS" in an environment suitable for old computers.
    6. SparkyLinux is a Debian-based Linux distribution which provides ready to use, out of the box operating system with a set of slightly customized lightweight desktops.
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    7. SUSE is the original provider of the enterprise Linux distribution and the most interoperable platform for mission-critical computing. It's the only Linux recommended by VMware, Microsoft and SAP.
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    8. PCLinuxOS is a free easy to use Linux-based Operating System for desktops or laptops.
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