Why Mac is better than Linux
Written by on 02/05/2016
Macintosh is a successful graphical based operating system with 3D appearance characteristics and comes in different versions’ operating system is made with a modular design to make it easier to add features in the future. It’s designed by Apple for Apple and Macintosh computers. On the other hand, Linux is a command based operating systems and requires some installation to make it graphics based. Mac operating systems are user-friendly and are one of the most popular operating systems. The seamless integration with the hardware makes it gain more grip on the users. Mac operating system remain superiors as compared to Linux which has several complications to novice users.
Mac remains superior, and we take an in-depth look at the reasons why it continues to attract more and more users.
Mac has an easy to use interface which is very effective. It offers a simpler approach to computer users. The operating system is flexible and well designed. Given that we spend most of our time on the gadgets a well-designed interface comes in handy and makes life simpler operating system gives the advanced user a very easy command line access with the terminal apps. Unlike Linux which has the traditional command line interface making it difficult for the novice user to use. Linux, unlike Mac, is designed for the professional program makers. Linux also fails to show one what they are doing unlike in Mac where you understand the progress of what you are upto.
Security features in the Mac operating system are top notch, and some say that the operating system is invisible to viruses. Compared to Linux Mac has fewer security issues.Mac operating system is convenient as does not require scheduling or installation of updates as compared to Linux. It’s worth noting that Linux requires you install an extra application what is known as distribution to secure the system against viruses and because its open source its more vulnerable than Mac operating system.
Mac operating system is reliable, and it’s less prone to crashing as compared to Linux operating system. Linux operating system has so much use of special characters making it harder to use. Linux has so much add-on utility that makes using it quite hard. Unlike Linux, Mac is easy to use and comes with preloaded apps which makes it easier to use.Mac also integrates very easily with other apps without hanging. The mac operating system also has multitasking features and allows the use of multiple desktops. Operating the Mac operating system is way more responsive as compared to Linux whose interface is not user-friendly.Linux has its special installation drivers which makes it impossible to install if you don’t have the drivers.
In case of any issue with Linux, it may be hard to get support as compared to mac operating system remains a superior operating system given the flexibility and security features. MacOS is easy to use and hassle-free even for a novice user. Synchronizing of data is easy between devices with the operating systems.