When comparing Windows Terminal vs WezTerm, the Slant community recommends Windows Terminal for most people. In the question“What are the best terminal emulators for Windows?” Windows Terminal is ranked 11th while WezTerm is ranked 25th. The most important reason people chose Windows Terminal is:
Not a command prompt/processor (i.e. *shell*) but a host for such applications. - [ANSI / Virtual Terminal sequences](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ANSI_escape_code) - [24-bit Color](https://devblogs.microsoft.com/commandline/24-bit-color-in-the-windows-console/) - [Pseudoconsole ("ConPTY")](https://devblogs.microsoft.com/commandline/windows-command-line-introducing-the-windows-pseudo-console-conpty/)
Ranked in these QuestionsQuestion Ranking
Pro Easy and well documented JSON settings
Pro Open Source under the MIT License
Pro Official Microsoft product
Pro Multiple shell support
Pro Microsoft is nailing on its features
Pro Looks good
Highly customizable appearance and comes with over 240 built-in color schemes
Pro Open Source and Free
Pro Supports font ligatures and stylistic sets
Ships with JetBrains Mono, a modern programmers font, so that you can enjoy modern typographical features such as contextual ligatures and font variations/stylistic sets in your terminal environment
Pro Supports multiple windows, tabs, splits/panes
tmux-like functionality with native UI even on Windows systems allows managing multiple terminal sessions how you like
Con Unstable and buggy
Sometimes freezes and/or crashes.
Con Requires latest version of Windows 10
Con Configured via (mostly) documented json
Con Cannot have a mix of elevated and non elevated tabs
Con Doesn't have feature "Open Context Menu"
Poorly, this perfect terminal doesn't has this feature for Windows version.