List Of 24 Best Lightweight Linux Operating Systems In 2018

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Summary: List Of Some Of The Amazing Best Lightweight Linux Operating Systems In 2018

There are plenty of Linux based operating systems available for download for different purposes. Some of them are specially designed for Programming, Server side services, hacking, gaming and many more.

We will definitely going to cover all these segments but today, we are listing some of the best lightweight Linux operating system in 2018.

List Of 24 Best Lightweight Linux Operating Systems In 2018

1) Lubuntu:


512 MB RAM
Pentium 4, Pentium M, AMD K8 or newer CPU
Minimum Disk 3000 MB.


Download Lubuntu


Interestingly, LXLE is based on Lubuntu which is based on  Ubuntu, It uses the LXDE desktop environment.


512 MB RAM
Pentium 3
8000 MB Disk-space

Download LXLE

3) Arch Linux

64-compatible machine.
Minimum 512 MB RAM
At least 1 GB Disk Space

Download Arch Linux


Quick List Of Lightweight Linux Operating System

Operating System RAM CPU (Min) MHz Disk ( Min) Desktop Environment Release Cycle Download
Puppy Linux 128 233 MHz 512                      JWM Standard Download
Linux Lite 512 700 MHz 2000 XFCE LTS only Download
ArchBang 256 i686 or x86_64 compatible machine 700 Openbox Rolling Download
LXLE 512 Pentium 3 8000 LXDE LTS only Download
ArchLabs   x86-64 Processor 5000 Bspwm, AwesomeOpenbox, XFCE4, i3, Rolling Download
Zorin OS Lite 512 700 MHz 8000 Custom LTS only Download
Bodhi Linux 128 500 MHz 4000 Moksha LTS only Download
CRUX 192 x86-64 or newer CPUs 1000 Openbox Standard Download
KNOPPIX 120 i486 2000 LXDE Standard Download
Peppermint 512  Intel x86 architecture 3600 LXDE Hybrid Download
PCLinuxOS 512 Any Intel, AMD or VIA x86/64 processor 12000 KDE, LXDE, XFCE, Mate Rolling Download
Trisquel Mini 128 AMD K6 or Intel Pentium II 3000 LXDE LTS only Download
Manjaro Linux – Xfce Edition 512 1 GHz 30000 Xfce Rolling Download
Peach OSI 512 700 MHz processor 8600 XFCE, Mate & Cinnamon. LTS only Download
Raspbian 512 1 GHz 5000 Custom environment Standard Download
Debian 256 1 GHz 10000 KDE Hybrid Download
Sparky Linux 256 i686 / AMD64 CPU 10000 LXDE,  JWM, Openbox, KDE, LXQt, MATE, Xfce, Budgie, Enlightenment. Rolling Download
SliTaz 192 i486 or x86 Intel compatible processors 80 Openbox Rolling Download
Elive 128 300 MHz 700 Enlightenment Standard Download
BunsenLabs Linux 256 1 GHz 10000 Openbox Hybrid Download
Slax 48 Any Intel, AMD or VIA x86/64 processor 220 KDE Standard Download





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