PC Operating Systems

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PC Operating Systems by Mind Map: PC Operating Systems

1. Ubuntu 11.04

1.1. Pros:

1.1.1. 1

1.1.1.1. The ability to install the open source software on unlimited computers with out entering any licenses.

1.1.2. 2

1.1.2.1. The ability to run the operating system off a usb flash drive with out restrictions.

1.2. Cons:

1.2.1. 1

1.2.1.1. Alternative applications for main applications are not attractive. very washed out and old looking.

1.2.2. 2

1.2.2.1. Multitasking could be more fluent and faster. The new icons dock could be tweaked to be more faster.

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2. Windows 7

2.1. Pros:

2.1.1. 1

2.1.1.1. Built in security has been updated and reinforced with windows defender. Can install other security software with out confilctions.

2.1.2. 2

2.1.2.1. Interface has been updated to a more user friendly aspect. finding applications or a document is now easier.

2.2. Cons:

2.2.1. 1

2.2.1.1. The minimum hardware requirements have been updated to decease the old hardware used by most of the people. Forcing people to either update the computer components or buy a new computer.

2.2.2. 2

2.2.2.1. Microsoft updates keep requiring reboot after completion.

3. Mac OS X

3.1. Pros:

3.1.1. 1

3.1.1.1. Power consumption is less obtrusive than any other operating systems.

3.1.2. 2

3.1.2.1. Used by video editing and audio editing.

3.2. Cons:

3.2.1. 1

3.2.1.1. The operating system is only defined for specific hardware components that are made by apple.

3.2.2. 2

3.2.2.1. Operating system updated are now priced to sell instead of automatically downloading and updating.

4. Hardware

4.1. Processor

4.1.1. Dual Core

4.1.1.1. Pros:

4.1.1.1.1. 1

4.1.1.1.2. 2

4.1.1.2. Cons:

4.1.1.2.1. 1

4.1.1.2.2. 2

4.1.2. Quad Core

4.1.2.1. Pros:

4.1.2.1.1. 1

4.1.2.1.2. 2

4.1.2.2. Cons:

4.1.2.2.1. 1

4.1.2.2.2. 2

4.2. Network

4.2.1. Wired

4.2.1.1. Pros:

4.2.1.1.1. 1

4.2.1.1.2. 2

4.2.1.2. Cons

4.2.1.2.1. 1

4.2.1.2.2. 2

4.2.2. Wireless

4.2.2.1. Pros:

4.2.2.1.1. 1

4.2.2.1.2. 2

4.2.2.2. Cons:

4.2.2.2.1. 1

4.2.2.2.2. 2

4.3. Capacity Type

4.3.1. Hard Disk Drive

4.3.1.1. Pros:

4.3.1.1.1. 1

4.3.1.1.2. 2

4.3.1.2. Cons:

4.3.1.2.1. 1

4.3.1.2.2. 2

4.3.2. Solid Sate Drive

4.3.2.1. Pros:

4.3.2.1.1. 1

4.3.2.1.2. 2

4.3.2.2. Cons:

4.3.2.2.1. 1

4.3.2.2.2. 2

4.4. R.A.M

4.4.1. Stock

4.4.1.1. Pros:

4.4.1.1.1. 1

4.4.1.1.2. 2

4.4.1.2. Cons:

4.4.1.2.1. 1

4.4.1.2.2. 2

4.4.2. Gaming

4.4.2.1. Pros:

4.4.2.1.1. 1

4.4.2.1.2. 2

4.4.2.2. Cons:

4.4.2.2.1. 1

4.4.2.2.2. 2

4.5. Graphics

4.5.1. Stock

4.5.1.1. Pros:

4.5.1.1.1. 1

4.5.1.1.2. 2

4.5.1.2. Cons:

4.5.1.2.1. 1

4.5.1.2.2. 2

4.5.2. Add On Graphics

4.5.2.1. Pros:

4.5.2.1.1. 1

4.5.2.1.2. 2

4.5.2.2. Cons:

4.5.2.2.1. 1

4.5.2.2.2. 2

5. Browsers

5.1. Internet Explorer 9

5.1.1. Pros

5.1.1.1. Now 30% faster than Internet Explorer 8

5.1.1.2. New interface for tab multitasking

5.1.2. Cons

5.1.2.1. No changes in editing bookmarks

5.1.2.2. No support for Microsoft Windows XP

5.2. Mozilla Firefox 7

5.2.1. Pros

5.2.1.1. Open source and cross-platform

5.2.1.2. It has a lot of cool extensions and themes

5.2.2. Cons

5.2.2.1. Uses too much memory, Bogs down computer if there is not enough memory

5.2.2.2. Not all websites have been converted to use 3rd party websites that are still in favor in Internet Explorer

5.3. Google Chrome 14

5.3.1. Pros

5.3.1.1. Fastest web browser to use

5.3.1.2. Will not crash. Any type of crash happens with in the browser tab itself

5.3.2. Cons

5.3.2.1. Application size is too big. Needs to be smaller

5.3.2.2. Inbuilt adobe flash crashes are frequent.

5.4. Apple Safari 5

5.4.1. Pros

5.4.1.1. Interface is somewhat same as Itunes

5.4.1.2. The rendering engine makes web browsing fast

5.4.2. Cons

5.4.2.1. Safari is unsecure

5.4.2.2. Add On support is dead

5.5. Opera 11

5.5.1. Pros

5.5.1.1. Fast with its new Opera Turbo Boost

5.5.1.2. User customizable to specific needs

5.5.2. Cons

5.5.2.1. Not compatible with Linux

5.5.2.2. Web 2.0 websites are not loaded correctly