10 ways Windows is just BETTER

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Windows is the most popular desktop platform in the world, beating out Mac and Linux.
We reached out to our community to find out what they liked most about Windows and why its just better then what Apple or Linux bring to the table.
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  • Yep

  • I've never had a crash, when I wasn't making my overclocking better. So yeah, it is stable.

  • geez im learning more about windows every day! idk you could hit WIN and a number and open that taskbar program!

    Zeke HollowayZeke Hollowayวันที่ผ่านมา
  • I find it so unfortunate that such a big company like microsoft doesn't do a better job at trying to make windows better. Every single time they try to implement modern features in windows they fail miserably and give up on it, biggest example windows 8. Microsoft had so much potential to seriously compete with what apple does, having a complete range of products from mobile to desktop but they just didn't do it. Can you imagine how great it would be to have a good windows phone and a good version of windows 8 in 2020 on dedicated microsoft devices. Instead we have windows 10 which is basically just a fancier looking windows 7 and poor integration of smartphones from other brands. And the worst part of it is that they are the market leaders so anyone who wants to actually innovate can't. I really hope that apple or google gain more market share for pc's so microsoft finally wakes up and does something with windows or they go down like nokia for example did.

    Got memes?Got memes?2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Not gonna lie 30$ for water bottle

    Ezekiel LombardiEzekiel Lombardi2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The only good news I have found for a Windows computer is to be a paperweight or something to set another computer built with windows on and smash them both with a hammer. Apple is 10 times better than 20 times easier to use than any crappy piece of junk windows PC

    Dannon WrightDannon Wright3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The only reason: windows computers are cheaper

    Isaac MossiosIsaac Mossios3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I love shake to minimize. :p

    Jaycey ClelandJaycey Cleland3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • What if you forget your lastpass password and username

    Christof .V.Christof .V.4 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • But, best feature of mac is you can install Windows and use as windows machine

    Varun ShahVarun Shah5 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • You can also install mac on windows

      PashoPasho4 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 2:20 and Counter Strike is a mod of Half Life...

    Pre MalonePre Malone5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I'd agree the Western world uses Windows a fair amount, countries like China use a version of Linux with the Chinese fading out Windows usage in the next few years. All to do with security..... Me, I'm tinkering around with Linux. While the command line interface is a pain, Mint seems fairly easy to use. And Steam runs on it. Very easy to set up too. Bill must be gutted that no one likes sending him data.

    bertiesworldbertiesworld6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • It just wor- Please wait while we apply the newest updates...

    Gabriel EderGabriel Eder6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • So basically... "Tech gods only OS" the 'power user' can stick to their macs.

    Damen RBDamen RB6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Love how to this day people are still killing each others over which OS is the best, as if there was such a thing as "The BEST OS". Chill out jeez.

    federico ciampiconifederico ciampiconi6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • All I can say is that Windows 10 runs like a dream on my extremely common HP Desktop. Too many annoying bugs never get fixed in Linux, for example every Xubuntu release after 16.04.6 seems to have issues with mouse freezes and mouse pauses when copying files on the HP. So to get a good experience I have to run a LTS support version that only gets the main security updates. The guy at Dedoimedo who reviews Linux distros is 100% right about the lack of quality. Then even on Xubuntu 16.04.6 I have to remove Lightlocker and replace it with Gnomescreensaver, avoid using VLC, install Alsamixer gui to get full volume control. Install Wine using a how-to from the FOSS site. This works well but who knows if Wine desktop integration won't get broken again and stay that way for months or more again. And remember that Xubuntu is about the most sensible and stable distro you'd ever find.

    Mike MMike M6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Linus: Talks about stable performance Meanwhile Microsoft: “We use Linux for our servers cos windows is unreliable”

    KAV12 FCKAV12 FC7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • It’s pretty simple Mac for work and Windows for play And Linux if you’re into that

    KAV12 FCKAV12 FC7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Please tel me I’m not the only one who completely disagrees with “it just works”.... brand new pc- numerous BSOD because of all that “automagical updates”.

    Ryan FoxRyan Fox7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • There's a difference between an OS and an ecosystem. Linux is a far superior OS to Windows and Mac OS. Everything you mentioned is related to the Windows ecosystem. Except things like @ 4:22 the registry, but actually it's a mess. Oh, 6:14 LOL. "1. Install updates. 2. Clean temporary data. 3. Perform AV scan. 4. Reinstall Windows." MS forum support in a nutshell.

    ClifffSVKClifffSVK7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Logo looks like a broken nazi swastika ❌

    girgit singhgirgit singh8 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • To me windows has the most polished simplified os

    BR3NN4N G00DB0YBR3NN4N G00DB0Y8 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • It was mad being a Mac usser whilst studying chemistry, in particular computational chemistry, where most softwares were specifically available on windows only despite MacOS being better suited for the jobs I needed to do. I had to do a lot of programming which was based off UNIX and it was so frustrating having to go find a windows PC on campus to do the work that I should have been able to do on the Mac. Not a fault of mac nor of windows but the majority of Scientific software, from my experience, is so outdated, clunky and over encumber-some that it wouldn't surprise me if they are the same updates since the late 90s/eaarly 00s.

    Josh MouleJosh Moule9 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Windows is just most productive software , I agree . Linux ,specifically ubuntu is best software for programmers and development, I agree indeed. Are you a developer , yeah python developer to be specific (web development on which linux is best and machine learning on which mac os x is worst and deep learning where windows as well as mac os x both are worst . Windows have compatibility issues with Google's Tensor flow 2.0 and mac os x has issue with powerful GPU options so linux is the only way if you dual boot windows with linux) So what should I choose , Umm.... Why not both... I bought a windows power ful gaming laptop with i7 and bla bla and just dual booted with linux 18.04 and boom I got best of both worlds...

    Drishtant RaiDrishtant Rai11 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • #1 gaming

    Official Floor Gang MemberOfficial Floor Gang Member11 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I found this old bluetooth dongle and the latest windows it supports was xp and the earliest was windows 98 SE so I just put it in and it just worked

    It's Kiwi GamerIt's Kiwi Gamer11 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Pleaaaaase take off the fedora

    Kendy LouwaarsKendy Louwaars11 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Why is the background the logo of google developers student club?

    Chirag GomberChirag Gomber12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • but aren't we giving our passwords to lastpass

    Mahesh PanchakshareMahesh Panchakshare12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 1. Don’t care 2. Don’t care 3. Don’t care 4. Don’t care 5. Don’t care 6. Don’t care 7. Don’t care 8. Don’t care 9. You’re a joke 10. Don’t care

    Reginald MizerReginald Mizer12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • All the dislikes are from macbook gamers and users.

    Ian RodriguezIan Rodriguez12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 1,000,000 minecarft tnt vs windows 10?

    evil little kitty tylerevil little kitty tyler12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Agree with a lot, but Windows doesn’t just work, at all. There are infinite common errors that aren’t that easy to fix.

    Raúl Víquez ReyesRaúl Víquez Reyes13 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 4:19 /mac

    BlankYTBlankYT13 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • for me windows is better because 1. Windows UI are much simpler than another 2. Windows CMD are much easier than a terminal

    Windows_ Vienna_10Windows_ Vienna_1013 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • How is Pop! OS working out for all you Linux gamers out there?

    alexis mendivilalexis mendivil14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • It's more like, Windows was 1 out of 10 before and now it is 2 out of ten.

    Nirav TailorNirav Tailor14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 2:56 "It just works" Sound like bethesda memes

    Trung Nguyễn ĐứcTrung Nguyễn Đức14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Who else is using windows because they can’t afford a Mac ?

    Bryan NiBryan Ni14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • So basically it comes down to this.. use windows because everyone has always used windows and thus it is better supported. Meanwhile, the servers that provided this video to your laptop are Linux. Okay, I will grant that because everyone has used Windows for so long, gaming is better on Windows.. but at what cost. Every Windows PC that is connected to the internet needs anti-virus protection. My work laptop, with 12 GB of memory is painful to use because of the all of the virus software, and other security software they need on it. Meanwhile, my Chromebook with 4 GB of memory sings, and I could make a very use able linux box out of a 4 year old laptop with 4GB of memory.. how many windows machines can say that?

    Bill McHaleBill McHale14 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • @0xDeadBeef No, that really is not true. Yes if you have 50 browser tabs open 4 GB is going to be a problem.. But if you keep it reasonable, and make wise choices with your desktop, your 4 GB linux laptop is going to preform better than it ever did with Windows on it. The notion of what is a decent machine (8 Gigs? 16 Gigs? 32 Gigs?) keeps changing every few years with Windows... Granted it does creep upwards with Linux as well... but I could get a decently usable machine with a core 2 duo based thinkpad with 4 Gigs of memory, even if I used xfce, mate or kde... Granted, battery probably wouldn't last too long.. but we are talking about a laptop over a decade old.

      Bill McHaleBill McHale8 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I’m just waiting for that premium windows laptop

    adarsh garapatiadarsh garapati14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • "It Just Works" really isn't a thing for Windows simply because of the huge range of drivers, some of which can be horrid, even with Windows certification. I can't even count the number of times between 1992 and 2010 that I constantly had to hunt down the "latest" video drivers since manufacturers would ship the ones that got good numbers but were unstable, then finally gave up and just accepted stock Windows drivers (and forgot about all the wizbang features of a card). It's the price paid for a open hardware system.

    Bill RatyBill Raty15 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • deleting spyware is possible with windows

    Rdna123 123Rdna123 12316 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • customization on windows? please

    xyvecxyvec16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • thanks for mentioning windows power tools, fancy zones is the thing I always knew i needed but never found

    Helwin ProhaskaHelwin Prohaska16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Registry doesn't really give you that much control... Try to disable the Delivery Optimization service that windows uses to sneak windows updates when you're not looking after you've disabled the windows updates and "paused updates" in the settings, but suddenly find out you've downloaded 1GB using svchost in a single day. It gives you "access denied" even as administrator. Changing the permissions in the registry does nothing. This was the final straw that made me want to permanently switch to linux at the soonest since I have a limited data plan and windows pushes updates nearly every single day. Goddamn cancerous.

    Nanof UrbiznisNanof Urbiznis16 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • @Jona Müller Yea I know windows never misses the chance of a network connection. I'm actually using GlassWire though so I can limit my usage very well. I can monitor every single kilobyte that goes in and out. Unfortunately I can't do anything if the process that's downloading is using svchost because browsers and almost everything else uses svchost to connect to the internet as well, so my only option is to disable the service itself... EXCEPT I CANT DISABLE THIS ONE of course, so every time it starts out of nowhere I have to manually stop it, otherwise I have to leave my laptop disconnected when I'm not using it. I've given up trying to download games or torrents overnight because of this because I'd find out I consumed 3x the bandwidth I expected when I wake up. I only download when I'm using the laptop now.

      Nanof UrbiznisNanof Urbiznis16 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • I remember the good old days where I needed to get some work done on a tethered roaming connection using my smartphone connected to a windows laptop. I don't know what it did, but it used 3GB in half an hour. Even a full Linux kernel upgrade and some package upgrades uses way less

      Jona MüllerJona Müller16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Origin is so unbelievably shit though. Even epic games is better. Steam is the GOAT though

    Draven Wright LeeDraven Wright Lee16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Honestly I was hoping this video would make me reconsider windows after a long time in the apple ecosystem. But honestly, it's mostly gaming and other than that, I am sooo not convinced.

    H Delowar AktherH Delowar Akther17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 0:06 Linux must have a lot of STORAGE IN THERE HAHAHAHHA

    Roberto EranaRoberto Erana17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • There is almost 600 linux distributions not 30!!!!

    nku 22nku 2218 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Best reason: You can download more ram in windows which u cant on osx.

    Dyler TurdenDyler Turden18 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • @Jona Müller woosshh

      Dyler TurdenDyler Turden16 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • *RAM windows can't handle properly because it's memory management is crap

      Jona MüllerJona Müller16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Have used Fedora, Mint & Ubuntu quite extensively and yeah I prefer windows. Linux sometimes feels like it is deliberately awkward

    Beautiful Pygmy GoatBeautiful Pygmy Goat18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Wndowas is much better

    Cafe MimCafe Mim18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • If windows 10 fell behind in gaming, I'd be fully on Ubuntu in a second. Gaming is the only reason i buy Windows personally.

    Imperium Commenting NetworkImperium Commenting Network18 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • @Jona MüllerI do use Ubuntu, just not all the time. I'm saying i would toss my windows 10 copy in a drawer for good, when enough mainline developers support Linux from the box

      Imperium Commenting NetworkImperium Commenting Network16 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Waiting for others to switch is not how free markets work.

      Jona MüllerJona Müller16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • When you are too rich for the stock Windows background 8:43

    malek abumojehmalek abumojeh18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I like the touchscreen on windows 10

    Windows Connor for the winWindows Connor for the win19 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Linux also supports touchscreens.

      Jona MüllerJona Müller16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 1. compatibility 2. thats it

    CitrusCitrus19 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • If Linux came pre-installed on most prebuilts it would be a matter of a few years before Linux became the obvious choice for everyone...

    part1clepart1cle19 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Especially if schools stop using it.

      Jona MüllerJona Müller16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I LOVE WINDOWS!!!! i especially love how i gotta keep messing with it to fix software issues, i also love how i constantly have to keep tinkering with it to get things to work properly! its FUN! its like a puzzle, a puzzle thats missing a few pieces but i just dont realize it. oh did i mention the viruses?! they are everywhere! LOVE viruses! they are the best! keeps me busy all the time, i mean what else would i be doing?

    Braxton LucasBraxton Lucas19 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • KFC FTW!

    Teh PigezTeh Pigez20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 10 Ways AmigaOS is better when?

    CarBitGTSaxenCarBitGTSaxen20 วันที่ผ่านมา
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    Tizu und TitandulaTizu und Titandula20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I watched this because i try to be open minded

    Alexander HewittAlexander Hewitt20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Linus: I am a Windows guy and am wondering how to get office for free without pirating? Right now I am using google drive which is free.

    Marinelli Bros PodcastMarinelli Bros Podcast21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 10:02 tell that to macOS Catalina

    Jo Seph GDJo Seph GD21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • My reasons: the programs I need as an engineer are just available on windows.

    Lille boyLille boy21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Fuck Linux...

    xxxxxx22 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Why do you dislike Linux?

      Abdulwahab JagAbdulwahab Jag20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • CAD is the only thing stopping me to install linux

    Ritam SarkarRitam Sarkar22 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Sadly, I have to agree. Even though I like freecad and prefer it over most others, anyone used to common cad Programms will have a really bad time.

      Jona MüllerJona Müller16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 10:02 "Losing access to them because of an OS update could be devastating..." Catalina user: *cries in 32-bit*

    BRGammellBRGammell22 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • I felt that one

      Skyler PurvisSkyler Purvis2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • don´t forget the costum cursors

    N1KL8S KRN1KL8S KR22 วันที่ผ่านมา
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