Sometimes, many users search what is the prettiest linux distro, and the truth is that there are many Linux distros that are really beautiful in terms of their desktop environment, themes and aesthetics in general. If you are one of those who let yourself be carried away by appearances, to choose the best distros, here you can see a list with the 7+1 most striking distributions:
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Garuda Linux is based on Arch Linux. Although it is a fairly new distro, it offers a very good experience and is not complicated, and comes with everything you need to get started. You can download it with KDE Plasma and GNOME desktop environments, along with a variety of different window manager editions.
The following distribution is not very well known, but it is a very nice operating system on a visual level. eXternOS it is a system that has been maintained until recently, although the last news in December was that they needed staff in the community, and their development was somewhat slowed down.
Zorin OS is another of the most beautiful Linux distros, and is among the most popular. It was launched in 2008 and after a long development, it has managed to be a fantastic alternative for Windows from its looks. It's based on Ubuntu, it's well supported, it's stable, the user experience is very polished, it's solid, and it comes with the default WINE compatibility layer for installing Windows software.
Solus OS wanted to differentiate itself from the rest of the distros precisely because of its appearance, with a minimalist, modern, and simple approach. All thanks to the increasingly popular budgie desktop environment. It is based on GNOME, but does not include its shell. Plus, it's based on Ubuntu and includes a ton of developer tools, so it can be great for developers.
The next pretty operating system is Feren OS, a distro based on Linux Mint with a modified Cinnamon environment. The modifications are intended to improve the experience and aesthetics, for users who come from Windows or macOS. In addition, it has an intuitive Windows-like start menu and taskbar, its Theme Changer tool allows you to change settings, background, icons, etc. quickly and easily, and offers other innovative solutions.
Of course, in a list of beautiful Linux distributions, elementaryOS could not be missing. A system based on Ubuntu and with a desktop environment called Pantheon with similarities to macOS. It is light and efficient, and the experience it offers is very well thought out, so it can be good for beginners as well.
In China, another distro of those that made an impact due to its visual appearance was also developed. This is Deepin, with its own desktop called DDE or Deepin Desktop Environment that is very minimalist and attractive. A pleasant and easy-to-use environment, in addition to coming with Deepin Store, a store of its own apps in which compatible Android apps have also begun to be included.
BONUSES: Chrome OS
Finally, and as a bonus, there is also Chrome OS, an operating system Google's Linux that, although it cannot be considered a GNU/Linux distro like the others, it is another nice system to take into account. It is based on Gentoo, and is compatible with native Android and web apps. It is very robust, secure and stable, and has cloud services seamlessly integrated (with synchronization).