Reviews

MX17.1 | Frederic Bezies blogs on MX-17.1

This blog post accompanies his video on post installation setup for French users. He summarizes the release as "un grand cru" (a great vintage) and "du pur bonheur" (pure joy). He rightfully points to the difficulties now presented by Firefox to switch languages.

MX 17 | Frederic Bezies reviews MX-17.1
Great look at the new point release, showing how to localize for France. Concludes: "très très bien conçu, du pur bonheur."
MX 17 | EzeeLinux takes a look at MX-17

Joe Collins makes a knowledgeable, friendly and enthusiastic tour--and falls in love with the cursor! ;-D

EzeeLinux Show 18.11

MX 17 | MX Linux 17: An upgraded distro made for beginners

Review by Sam Bocetta in Opensource.com on February 12, 2018. A thorough look at MX-17: "This powerful operating system's efficient performance, intuitive interface, and exceptional collection of apps make it a top choice for all users."

MX 17 | MX Linux MX-17 Horizon - Second test, top notch

A follow-up review on February 9, 2018 by Dedoimedo on a higher-end machine (Lenovo G50 laptop). He covers main concerns from font to software, and concludes: "Good distros are far and few in between, and MX-17 Horizon is truly a magnificent product. Way to go."

MX 17 | MX Linux MX-17 Horizon - Shaping up beautifully

Review by Dedoimedo, updated January 13, 2018. Very detailed and very positive look at MX-17. Tests it Live and installed on older and newer hardware. Makes a number of useful suggestions, and concludes: "it's an excellent choice for Linux folks looking for a hassle-free, fun-ready system. 9.9/10."

MX 17 | MX Linux 17

Review by Jesse Smith in Distrowatch 774(1), published January 1, 2018. Thorough look at MX-17 based on a week of testing. He says that he is very happy with the OS, and that there was little that needed to be changed. His major criticism is that "MX loses out to the big, mainstream Linux distributions is in beginner friendliness," and he signals apps such as the backup utility, the updater and Synaptic.

MX 17 | MX Linux 17 An Easy To Use Linux Distro For Noobs

Review by LINUXANDUBUNTU, December 25, 2017. Good review of MX-17 with many screenshots that focuses on technical procedures. Concludes that it is an "easy-to-use yet powerful that does decent job without including unnecessary software." Also available in Spanish.

MX 17 | Video reviews, tours and honors--Final
MX 17 | MX 17 Linux: The Best of 2 Linux Worlds

Review of MX-17 Beta 1 by Jack M. Germain, published in LinuxInsider Nov 16, 2017. Calling The Beta 1 release "an ideal first-look candidate," the reviewer appreciates the antiX Live system that MX inherits, the combination of standard Xfce tools and software choices, as well as the various MX-specific tools.

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