Putty vs Windows Terminal: What are the differences?
What is Putty? A free SSH and Telnet client. It is an SSH and telnet client, developed originally by Simon Tatham for the Windows platform. It is open source software that is available with source code and is developed and supported by a group of volunteers.
What is Windows Terminal? Productive terminal application for command-line users. A new, modern, feature-rich, productive terminal application for command-line users. It includes many of the features most frequently requested by the Windows command-line community.
Putty and Windows Terminal can be categorized as "Terminal Emulators" tools.
Windows Terminal is an open source tool with 50K GitHub stars and 4.83K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Windows Terminal's open source repository on GitHub.