Nearly after three and a half years its release windows 10 finally Overtakes windows 7 And become Microsoft’s most popular operating system now. According to the latest Netmarketshare figures for December 2018 Windows 10 is installed on 39.22% of PCs, with Windows 7 on 36.9% and Microsoft’s intermediary Windows version 8.1 and Windows 8 have about 5% Share.
According to the report, Apple’s Mac OS X 10.14 is running on 4.73% of devices, and Interestingly Windows XP operating system which had released in 2001 Still installed on 4.54% Devices.
Looking at the market as a whole, Microsoft has managed to create a monopoly in the operating system market And they hold almost 87% market share fallowed by MacOS 10% and Linux based operating systems hold 3% market share which are not that popular because there is not enough awareness around them
Note About NetMarketShare
Net Applications provides network analytics to various major sites and compiles its NetMarketShare data from approximately 100 million valid sessions per month, widely distributed over thousands of websites.
Microsoft released Windows 10 in July 2015. Considered as the biggest-ever update to Microsoft’s PC software, that came with a refreshed UI and a range of smart features. Microsoft also announced it will be rolling out updates to Windows 10 in the future instead of launching new software iterations and the Last Windows 10 feature update rolled out in November 2018, as Windows 10 October 2018 Update version 1809 build 17763.
As Windows 7 hitting its service deadline in exactly a year in January 2020. Its likely that more and more Windows 7 users will have to finally upgrade to Windows 10. And we can see the stats different on upcoming days.
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