Net Applications: Windows 8 Accounts For 4.27% Market Share

Posted on Jun 1 2013 - 2:13pm by Editorial Staff

According to the latest numbers from Net Applications, Windows 8 showed up further increase in its market share and now account for 4.27% in total, an up from 3.84% (gained 0.43 percentage points), while Windows 7 account for 44.85% (grabbed 0.13 percentage points). Windows older version – Windows Vista now make a count to 4.51% market share from previous 4.75% market share while Windows XP lost the most and count for 37.74% market share. Windows in total lost 0.11 percentage points between April and May.

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The numbers shared by Net Applications was captured from 160 million unique visitors every month while the service monitors a total of 40,000 web sites for its clients. Also, interesting to note is that the numbers come just a day after when Microsoft unveiled Windows 8.1, believe and hope that this updated version of Windows 8 may bring more positive light for the software giant.

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