Hardware Wallet vs Wallet on Tails: durability vs security

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Hardware Wallet vs Wallet on Tails: durability vs security

I own a Trezor hardware wallet, as it is likely one of the most secure methods for storing cryptocurrency. But lately I've been thinking about the fact that Trezor is a point of failure.

Imagine that in a near future, supply chains are broken, or something happens that getting products delivered gets very difficult. Or just that factories stop producing. In that scenario, if my Trezor broke or I lose it, how would I be able to extract the private keys for each of the cryptocurrencies? How is it reliable to put trust on an electronic hardware?

On the other hand, if I get say 5 USB drives and install Tails with software wallets in it (Feather, Electrum...) I would be able to easily replicate the "software" with just a more accessible piece of software and hardware. The only drawback is that I would need to keep a seed for each wallet (i.e. one for Bitcoin, one for Monero)

How do you rate the compromise between the two? How more secure is Trezor vs wallets on Tails/Whonix? How reliable and future-proof is a hardware wallet?