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Puppy Linux 1 Puppy Linux 2 Puppy Linux 3 Puppy Linux 4 Puppy Linux 5 Windows 98 Windows Me Windows XP Windows Vista Windows 7 Windows 8
Price Free Free Free Free Free $50 $50 $150 $100 $100 $100
Minimum CPU required 100Mhz 200Mhz 300Mhz 400Mhz 1Ghz (1000Mhz) 100Mhz 300Mhz 300Mhz 1Ghz (1000Mhz) 1Ghz (1000Mhz) 1Ghz (1000Mhz)
Minimum RAM required 48Mb 64Mb 64Mb 64Mb 64Mb 24Mb 64Mb 128Mb 512Mb 512Mb 1Gb
Minimum HDD space for install 200Mb 200Mb 200Mb 200Mb 200Mb 120Mb 400Mb 1.5Gb 15Gb 15Gb 16Gb
Maximum RAM supported 64Gb 64Gb 64Gb 64Gb 512Mb to 1.5Gb 512Mb to 1.5Gb 4Gb
Maximum single HDD size supported No maximum No maximum No maximum No maximum No maximum 64Gb to 137Gb 64Gb to 137Gb 2Tb
Official Support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Unsupported as of July 11, 2006 Unsupported as of July 11, 2006 Until April 8, 2014 for Windows XP with Service Pack 3 Yes Yes Yes
Installation options Runs live and Installs to HDD/USB/CF/Zip Runs live and Installs to HDD/USB/CF/Zip Runs live and Installs to HDD/USB/CF/Zip Runs live and Installs to HDD/USB/CF/Zip Runs live and Installs to HDD/USB/CF/Zip Installs to HDD Installs to HDD Installs to HDD Installs to HDD Installs to HDD/CF
Boot speed 1 minute 1 minute 1 minute 1 minute 1 minute 1 minute 1 minute 3 minutes 1 minute 1 minute
WiFi supported Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Limited Limited Yes Yes Yes Yes
Viruses propagated None known None known None known None known None known Hundreds Hundreds Hundreds Hundreds
Internet Browser Seamonkey with tabbed browsing, e-mail client and html editor Seamonkey with tabbed browsing, e-mail client and html editor Seamonkey with tabbed browsing, e-mail client and html editor Seamonkey with tabbed browsing, e-mail client and html editor Seamonkey with tabbed browsing, e-mail client and html editor Internet Explorer 4 Internet Explorer 5.5 and Outlook Express 5.5 e-mail client Internet Explorer 6 and Outlook Express 6 e-mail client Internet Explorer 7 with tabbed browsing, Windows Live Mail e-mail client Internet Explorer 8 with tabbed browsing Internet Explorer 9 with tabbed browsing
Instant Messaging Pidgin supports MSN, AIM, ICQ and Y! Pidgin supports MSN, AIM, ICQ and Y! Pidgin supports MSN, AIM, ICQ and Y! Pidgin supports MSN, AIM, ICQ and Y! Pidgin supports MSN, AIM, ICQ and Y! None None Windows Messenger 4 supports MSN None
Media Player Gxine Gxine Gxine Gxine Gxine Media Player Media Player 6 Media Player 7 Media Player 11
Photo Management GTKSee GTKSee GTKSee GTKSee GTKSee None None My Pictures Windows Photo Gallery
Word Processor Abiword with ODF, OOXML and DOC support Abiword with ODF, OOXML and DOC support Abiword with ODF, OOXML and DOC support Abiword with ODF, OOXML and DOC support Abiword with ODF, OOXML and DOC support WordPad with DOC support WordPad with DOC support WordPad with DOC support WordPad with DOC support WordPad with ODF, OOXML and DOC support WordPad with ODF, OOXML and DOC support
Spreadsheet Gnumeric with ODF, OOXML and XLS support Gnumeric with ODF, OOXML and XLS support Gnumeric with ODF, OOXML and XLS support Gnumeric with ODF, OOXML and XLS support Gnumeric with ODF, OOXML and XLS support None None None None None None
PDF ePDFViewer and puppyPDF (creates PDFs) ePDFViewer and puppyPDF (creates PDFs) ePDFViewer and puppyPDF (creates PDFs) ePDFViewer and puppyPDF (creates PDFs) ePDFViewer and puppyPDF (creates PDFs) None None None None None None
Disc burning Grafburn Grafburn Grafburn Grafburn Grafburn None None Audio/Data CDs only Windows DVD Maker
Torrent support Transmission Transmission Transmission Transmission Transmission None None None None None None
Zip compression Xarchive supports ZIP, RAR and 7Z Xarchive supports ZIP, RAR and 7Z Xarchive supports ZIP, RAR and 7Z Xarchive supports ZIP, RAR and 7Z Xarchive supports ZIP, RAR and 7Z None ZIP only ZIP only ZIP only ZIP only ZIP only

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