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. A better experience, on the computer you already own.
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    2. Store and share links to docs, files, or literally anything useful. Connect favorite tools for more opportunities. Share and work exclusively with teammates by creating private space or with the whole world with public ones.
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      • BSD
      RetroBSD is a port of 2.11BSD Unix intended for embedded systems with fixed memory mapping. The current target is Microchip PIC32 microcontroller with 128 kbytes of RAM and 512 kbytes of Flash.
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      • Linux
      AriOS is an easy-to-use operating system based on Ubuntu. AriOS comes with a unique and optimized interface as well as many extra applications, multimedia codecs, flash and java plugins, and many tweaks!

      Discontinued

      Websites still exists, but has content unrelated to operating systems. Project seems to be discontinued.

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    3. Point Linux is a GNU/Linux distribution that aims to combine the power of Debian GNU/Linux with the productivity of MATE, the Gnome 2 desktop environment fork.
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    4. Bluestar Linux is an Arch Linux-based distribution, built with an understanding that people want and need a solid Operating System that provides a breadth of functionality and ease of use without sacrificing aesthetics.
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    5. AcademiX GNU/Linux is a Debian-based Linux distribution developed specifically for education. The distribution was built on the Debian Linux (Stretch / Buster) distribution and contains free software for education.
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    6. ZevenOS is an Ubuntu -based GNU/Linux distribution with focus on providing a fast and easy-to-use system with BeOS-like user interface and support for older hardware.

      Discontinued

      Development seems to be stopped with last version, ZevenOS 6.0 – Goodbye Edition, released in December 2014, which is still downloadable and supported till 2019.

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    7. BeeFree OS is inspired from Ubuntu, Windows 7 and Linux Mint. The name is acronym for Beautiful, Effective, Efficient and Freedom.
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    8. Elive provides a dynamic and clean interface without saturating the look. Nothing in the desktop is static. Simplicity and intuitive is one of its best points.
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