mintty vs MobaXterm : Which is Better?

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mintty

mintty is a free and open source terminal emulator for Cygwin, the Unix-like environment for Windows. Developed by Andy Koppe

License: Open Source

Categories: OS & Utilities

Apps available for Windows

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MobaXterm

MobaXterm is a free X server for Windows with tabbed SSH terminal, telnet, RDP, VNC, Xdmcp, Mosh and X11-forwarding. Developed by Mobatek

License: Freemium

Apps available for Windows

mintty VS MobaXterm Feature comparision

Feature mintty MobaXterm
Terminal emulator
Built-in SSH client
Telnet client
Host management
ANSI color support
Command line/bash
Tabbed interface
Quake-style
Command line
Customizable
Optimized for Windows
PowerShell Scripting
Scripting
Support for SFTP
X server
Configurable
Function Key Shortcuts
Support for Multiple Monitors
Plugins
Portable
Ssh tunnel
Auto-saving
Extensible by Plugins/Extensions
Split-screen view
Tiling Panes
Clean design
GPU Support
Lightweight
No input delay
Command line interface
Windows Explorer integration
Autoimport of Putty sessions
Embedded Xserver
Support for FTP
Integrates with Putty configuration
Support for Multiple protocols
Multi-Session
Multiple Terminal
RDP Functionality
RDP sessions in a tab
Secure Copy (SCP)
User interface
Vnc protocol
*community curated information: This table may not have the most accurate information. Please suggest changes

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