Which Would You Prefer Windows 8.1 Professional or OS X Mavericks?
Are you considering making the dream purchase that you’ve been so eagerly waiting for? Well, here’s something that can help you decide. We have compiled for you a comparison between the two most-awaited for operating system versions – Windows 8.1 Professional and OS X Mavericks.
The most noteworthy feature offered by Apple for its OS X Mavericks operating system lies in its enhanced security coverage, available to you in the form of iCloud Keychain. It also offers you a better battery life, Search options, and a notification center together with a clean look as compared to its previous operating system versions.
Windows 8.1 on the other hand is still trying to make it up by correcting the flaws that were present in the former version Windows 8. For the starters, Windows 8.1 offers you the Start button, more tile size options that you can pick and choose as per your choice, SkyDrive integration, the boot to desktop option, and panoramic shooting facility using the camera app – just to name a few in the order.
If you really want your PC to multitask for you, you could probably find a better deal in Microsoft Windows 8.1. You can run multiple apps on the same screen at a time and the improved Snap function makes it an ideal base for all other multitasking chores of yours. OS X Mavericks surely misses it on these counts.
Game lovers will surely love to take their passion to an altogether new high with Windows 8.1. Like with most other Apple-based operating systems, OS X Mavericks too doesn’t offer much to its users in this genre. The few games that you can expect to play on this operating system include Real Racing 2, Angry Birds Star Wars, and Bejeweled 3 among others.
Sharing and Social Integration
Sure, this is an important part of your digital world and therefore you want to be doubly sure of this aspect before you make the purchase, right? Apple understands this and perfectly scores on this one, leaving Microsoft Lagging behind. The OS X Mavericks offers LinkedIn integration and support for Facebook and Twitter. With this, it makes it easy for you to remain in constant touch with your friends over these networks and also share your updates in a hassle-free manner.
“To each his own…” goes a famous saying and if you have read through the above points, you would have realized that depending upon your areas of interest and your requirements, your idea of the perfect operating system could vary from what your friend thinks. Over and above the points mentioned already, price of the operating systems can also influence your decision, unless you are of course an existing user. Having said that, it is also important to mention here that OS X Mavericks is much more evolved and equipped as compared to Windows 8.1; and if you are looking forward to enjoying an overall good experience on your PC, OS X Mavericks is the one you can opt to go ahead with…