10 ways Windows is just BETTER

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  • THEMenelouss
    THEMenelouss 5 hours ago

    3:02 "Microsoft like Apple has made an os that (...) works out of the box." Linux pls :D This weekend I've installed fresh windows 10 on my PC, and started watching netflix (installed via Windows strow which has issues out of box and had to google to fix it) after like 2 h i got BSOD xD
    Apple's BSOD i've seen one when I installed shitty RAM modules.

  • Hsk Jwow
    Hsk Jwow 5 hours ago

    Windows is okay,Linux is okay, Windows + Linux = nice
    ps. Mac is okay but Apple products are scam ^^

  • alex8thebest91
    alex8thebest91 6 hours ago

    File explorer is much faster than finder in my opinion.
    In windows to move a folder I right click on the folder, search for the new position (that sometimes you don’t know where it is) and click paste.
    In macos i have to open to finder windows, one for the initial position and the second for the new directory, drag and drop with two finger.
    I feel really uncomfortable with finder, if someone can help me to cut and paste as fast as i do with windows I accept any tip.

  • 633K_4R1ND4M
    633K_4R1ND4M 6 hours ago

    Windows for me only for gaming... Like who admits to same...

  • 633K_4R1ND4M
    633K_4R1ND4M 6 hours ago

    Linus this video sucks... I would still prefer MacOS over windows for anything than gaming... Office softwares are available for mac too... Infact mac having own software with better user interface and easy to use... Performs lot better... If u go into engineering tools mac is gold u can run parallel deaktop to run windows inside mac it functions like app not a virtual machine... Much better than Windows vmware...

  • Anoraky Arjun
    Anoraky Arjun 7 hours ago

    Really want a video on "LINUX PROS"

  • TopEvt
    TopEvt 10 hours ago +1

    I think the best feature is windows 10 is just waiting to rename itself to skynite and we see it getting closer and closer every day. AI growth Live on your PC lol

  • Byron Joel
    Byron Joel 13 hours ago

    It's also just easier to pirate software on Windows 🤷🏾‍♂️
    Don't crucify me, just saying 🙂

  • Vincent Levalois
    Vincent Levalois 15 hours ago

    Dude that hair sticking off of your right ear is extremely distracting...

  • RectalDiscourse
    RectalDiscourse 22 hours ago

    So how hard was it to add 9 fake reasons to your list?

  • Hunter Perrin
    Hunter Perrin Day ago

    I haven't used Windows regularly since XP, and now it seems so strange and foreign. It's very hard for me to get something done in Windows.

    • Hunter Perrin
      Hunter Perrin Day ago

      Plus I can run Unix software that was written in the 70s on Linux, so... about compatibility.

  • Rob Richard
    Rob Richard Day ago

    Windows management is soo much more intuitive and easier on windows than OS X Linux is good at some of that but it’s distro specific and tricky for less tech savvy people

  • []
    [] Day ago +2

    Things I love about Windows as a Mac fanboy:
    It. Run. Games.
    That’s enough for me to have at least one windows machine along side my Mac

    • aravind r
      aravind r 5 hours ago +1

      @633K_4R1ND4M Also application support

    • 633K_4R1ND4M
      633K_4R1ND4M 6 hours ago

      Yeah I agree... This type of video will manipulate novice people

  • Felix Neumaier
    Felix Neumaier Day ago


  • Brandon Campanile

    Was that Skyrim with Thomas the Train replacing Alduin??

  • Roman Yeskov
    Roman Yeskov Day ago +1

    "Play old games", yep, sure, Fallout 3 and GTA4 still don't works on Win10 :C

  • Uncinematographable Screenshot Cinema

    would you say Windows had a 'plethora' of piñatas? Hey, nice captain's chair. Nice enterprise bridge. I have never seen that rgb neon bridge before.

  • jb888888888
    jb888888888 Day ago

    Windows 1-2-3-4 also works on the Ubuntu-based distro I'm using to type this (Zorin).

  • Knugen
    Knugen 2 days ago


  • Akzork
    Akzork 2 days ago

    Why did I watch this whole video?

  • Skystrike70
    Skystrike70 2 days ago

    wait wait wait what is this fence thing at 4:05 I am doing this right now

    AARON 3 days ago

    This video is completely garbage you didn't even mention linux

  • Santino Joshua Torre
    Santino Joshua Torre 3 days ago +2

    "DOTA used to be a custom map in WarCraft 3"

    ...man, i'm old...

  • Ezaldden Almaghout
    Ezaldden Almaghout 3 days ago

    might agree on some points. but taskbar? this is old-fashioned and rubbish piece of the software. I hope they kill it one day

  • Moritz Poldrack
    Moritz Poldrack 3 days ago +9

    If I can sum it up: it has a lot of Users. Everything else: Linux got you Covered pretty much

  • ShadowYeeter
    ShadowYeeter 3 days ago

    bruh i think they used windows photo editor to use markers

  • debeeriz
    debeeriz 3 days ago

    as a linux user. i will admit win 10 is pretty dam good, but i still dont trust it not to get malware, so i wont use it for email and exploring the internet

  • Master Matthew
    Master Matthew 3 days ago

    Entire video: top 10 reasons windows is basically a monopoly in the legal definition.

  • Master Matthew
    Master Matthew 3 days ago

    Gaming on windows isn't better.
    They have the console argument, they have exclusivity. It's not that they're doing better, they're just holding titles hostage unless you buy their platform.

  • Mark Metzler
    Mark Metzler 3 days ago

    There aren’t any good reasons, Windows just plain, flat out sucks, end of excuse or story.

    • ThatNormalBunny
      ThatNormalBunny 3 days ago

      Good job showing how mad you are. It's not too late to uninstall Linux and move over to Windows

  • Stephen Pierce
    Stephen Pierce 3 days ago

    If I had the money for 2 computers my plan was to have my everyday computer be Linux and the other a gaming computer running windows. my every day apps just run better in linux, while gaming can be don in Linux its just better supported in windows.

    • Stephen Pierce
      Stephen Pierce 3 days ago

      @ThatNormalBunny that is what my current setup is. But if I could have 2 computers the Linux would be a powerful low power system, while the gaming would focus on gaming. You would not want to run a powerful gaming system 24/7, that's too much power to be constantly running unless it was in use.

    • ThatNormalBunny
      ThatNormalBunny 3 days ago

      Then why not go for a dual boot solution? To help with the size issue save up for like a 10TB hard drive and dedicate 5TB to each OS

  • Orion Hellraiser
    Orion Hellraiser 4 days ago

    But I have a big question....how about Professional work? one thing is high-end gaming, daily tasks and other completely different thing is Audio production, Video Editing, 3d Rendering where you need all the posible resources available to speed up your work and not being wasted on stupid background processes that you won't even need as a professional. I'm actually hating windows 10 for those reasons.
    One thing is having amazing technology cheap at our disposal and more available than ever, and other thing that the fact of having 32 gb of RAM doesn't mean that it should be wasted on senseless background processes

  • AlecMayhugh
    AlecMayhugh 4 days ago

    how are you gonna use shortcut keys like that isn't the backbone of mac os?

  • Luke-Antra
    Luke-Antra 4 days ago

    Windows Customization is garbage.

    • Luke-Antra
      Luke-Antra 3 days ago

      @ThatNormalBunny I'm talking in comparison to Linux.
      Sure, it can do a decent amount. But it a absolutely pales in comparison to Linux.

    • ThatNormalBunny
      ThatNormalBunny 3 days ago

      To someone who doesn't know what they are doing sure

  • MrGheller
    MrGheller 4 days ago

    After watching this video, I reconfirm why I left Windows after so many years for MacOS. Now, waiting for ChromeOS to "hopefully" be more complete and useful to leave MacOS. In the meantime, MacOS.

  • anthony frank
    anthony frank 4 days ago +4

    TBH, windows 10 is just an improved version of windows 7.

    • old school diablo
      old school diablo 2 days ago

      @alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg you are right even windows users will.agree that win7 was better than win10

    • old school diablo
      old school diablo 2 days ago

      @ThatNormalBunny lets see...windows spys on you sells.your personal data....under the hood. windows NT kernel kernel is.unstable. windows updates that rarange your drive letters. updates that brick peoples pc. thats just a few how about forced updates. check out barniclus channle he talkes about why windows 10 is bug as it is today. windows 10 is not an emproved version of windows 7. the other way around. most average win users will tell you win 7 is way better than win 10. win 7 nevet got in your way like win 10 does. i ditched windows because pf this. i want to boot up and not deal with updates. ajd just use my system. btw you do know windows 10 DOES NOT have an in house testing team. you the user are the tester now

    • Daddy Joe's Pizza
      Daddy Joe's Pizza 2 days ago +1

      In theory, yes.

    • some guy
      some guy 2 days ago +2

      Really!?? -_-

    • Resale Value
      Resale Value 2 days ago +1

      anthony frank That's what Windows 10 is supposed to be. Smh

  • Reap R
    Reap R 4 days ago


    • Reap R
      Reap R 3 days ago

      @alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg i checked. It can be read by the pc. Bu wont boot. Diskless client btw. And made sure RAM is installed properly

    • alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg
      alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg 4 days ago

      Reap R rams faulty or ram is not supporyed

  • Зараб Умаров

    Penis !1111111

  • Bleak - _ -
    Bleak - _ - 4 days ago

    I was going to dislike but that joke at the start redeemed it to a like. lol Windows update is trash and many other things are trash on W10

  • Oscar Smith
    Oscar Smith 4 days ago

    0:26 *tips cowboy hat*

  • Oscar Barda
    Oscar Barda 4 days ago

    Haha the vast majority of these positive points are just "more people use it"... So yeah, of course everything is compatible, more apps, more games more support more drivers more everything... And it also has a Document folder **the crowd goes wild**.
    But that does not make windows any better inherently, it just highlights the circular nature of being the most popular.

  • Syntactic Garbage
    Syntactic Garbage 4 days ago

    james looks like the pc from the apple mac/pc ads

  • David Bowerman
    David Bowerman 5 days ago

    If only it was a red fedora...

  • xorkatoss
    xorkatoss 5 days ago +1

    all others are just little biitches

  • Victor Francisco Ramirez Benitez

    It just works
    Support base
    OS Unity
    Task Bar
    10 Reasons Why (Windows 10 Edition)

  • Minh Duc Nguyen
    Minh Duc Nguyen 5 days ago

    Nowaday BSOD is mostly hardware issues

  • Kevin Stiller
    Kevin Stiller 5 days ago

    came for the video, stayed for the asteras

  • SuperSandro2000
    SuperSandro2000 6 days ago

    If you do any software development or server maintaince then windows is just in your way and makes everything way harder and take longer.

  • Ivan Ramos
    Ivan Ramos 6 days ago

    Mac user here... just can't agree with File Explorer. Finder is just better

  • Bobby Brady
    Bobby Brady 6 days ago

    For the vast majority of users, the Mac OS and a Mac is a far, far better experience.

    • Bobby Brady
      Bobby Brady 3 days ago

      alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg
      Yeah, it is, because the vast majority of users never upgrade their computers. You are obviously not a member of that group.
      That said, I recently upgraded my late 2012 iMac with 9TB of internal storage (1TB SSD and 8TB HDD) and ac WiFi. And no, I’m not a gamer. The last time I played video games was in 1979, Asteroids. 😊

    • alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg
      alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg 4 days ago

      Far far better experience. Yeah mate I can’t even upgrade my hardware and you are saying it’s a better experience? Ky

  • Bobby Brady
    Bobby Brady 6 days ago

    Why the stupid washed out look?!

  • PSXMicha
    PSXMicha 6 days ago +1

    why is linus shooting in 2:1 ratio? this sucks so much....

  • Rylee Strange
    Rylee Strange 6 days ago

    Music production, Apple's still best for that It's certainly gotten better on PC, but still, some of the best and most common software/DAWs aren't even available on PC.

  • KongzTer
    KongzTer 6 days ago

    Why use LastPass when I have Keychain ;)

  • T'Challa
    T'Challa 6 days ago

    Hey a lot of people have been having a problem with Windows store not working and apps not updating. So many complaints but Microsoft is not doing anything about it.

  • Jesse Nijdam
    Jesse Nijdam 7 days ago

    Are you not supposed to use synctoy anymore?

  • Thobiex
    Thobiex 7 days ago +23

    Linus: "Windows and 1, 2, 3, and 4. Go ahead and try it out"
    Me: **tries it out**
    Me: **falls off my chair**

    • Keep mprv
      Keep mprv 5 days ago +1

      Linus : transition to our Part sponsor - still complete explaining

  • Man BoyBoy
    Man BoyBoy 7 days ago +16

    comments: 99% linux stuff 1% windows stuff

  • IceCreamJunkie
    IceCreamJunkie 7 days ago

    For anyone who thinks Mac is better, just know that most of the computers in the U.S. military run Windows.

    • Bobby Brady
      Bobby Brady 3 days ago

      alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg
      Well, most people are not interested in building their own computers and/or maintaining a system that will likely break every MacOS update. I don’t know how old you are but if you are young then you will likely eventually reach a certain age where you don’t want to deal with such shit anymore. For me it was around 35, and it came upon me real quick and unexpectedly. Before that I used to be all into building and troubleshooting computer crap.
      Now my ridiculously reliable iMac sits on my slim desk with zero eye clutter and zero mental clutter. Life is much easier after I got rid of the PC messes I used to have.

    • alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg
      alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg 3 days ago

      Bobby Brady I would only use macOS as a hackigtosh in a world where it was better than linux

    • Bobby Brady
      Bobby Brady 3 days ago

      alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg
      Depends on what you are comparing. Unfortunately the current lousy keyboard, that is hopefully and supposedly going away soon, is what really hurts the current MacBooks. They are now also too thermally constrained, but that's the case with similar thin Windows laptops.
      The only Mac I currently recommend *without reservation* is the regular iMac. There is no Windows equivalent and it’s actually an excellent deal. I recommend the i9 version. I still have the late 2012 version that I recently upgraded with a 1TB SSD and an 8TB WD Red HDD, and a current ac WiFi card. It's an i7 version and it still effortlessly does everything I need it to do. The best computer I have ever owned, and I used to build my own way back in the day.

    • alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg
      alalauiwhiuwhiuw 43tuijhuiaw;leawgl;jg 4 days ago

      Bobby Brady agreed, Mac OS is better than windows. But macs are not

    • Bobby Brady
      Bobby Brady 6 days ago

      I'm retired military and Windows was generally trashed in the military. Windows is used by the military for the same reasons most businesses still use Windows. As a personal computer, the MacOS is a far, far, far better computer OS and experience for the vast majority of users.

  • will charlton
    will charlton 8 days ago

    OS Unity?!?! Jesus Christ! MacOS has barely changed since OSX 10.1 and linux has separated the desktop environment and the kernel, meaning that unless you want it to, NOTHING will change.