I think most computer users are already familiar with the Graphical User Interface with it’s flashy widows, icons and widgets. It boasts of comfortability and most newbies prefer it.
The TTY looks frightening on first encounter. It is just completely based on text. No fancy. But it prides in itself on being highly efficient and fast.
Let’s look at it critically.
Which of the two terminals would conserve more computer resources?
Which of these terminals boots faster?
Which of the terminals does every keystroke get responses?
Let’s hear your opinions on this. Do you think the GUI impedes performance? Which tasks would you prefer a TTY over GUI and vice versa strictly based on performance?