I’d like your opinion on the Linux vs Windows pros and cons.
You probably already have Windows installed, which can be a pro in itself. No need to upgrade.
There are ten percent or so of users who still have Windows XP because they have not liked any version of Windows since. That’s not a point in its favor.
Linux has the advantage of being free; some of the versions require you to be a system admin, also known as the gods of the virtual world, which is a big minus.
So I get Mint or…