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wattOS R8 review – Debian greenie

May 28, 2014, 09:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rob Zwetsloot)

Lightweight Linux distributions are inherently energy saving. By definition you’re using a fewer resources to run your system, which in turn requires less power and electrical draw. Throw in some power-efficient hardware and idle power draw will be minimal. These lightweight systems – while naturally energy-conserving – don’t normally include any specific optimisations for power saving. This is where wattOS comes in.

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