Report: Share of operating system “Windows 8.1” continue to grow and “Windows 7” the most widely used




The latest figures showed that the operating system “Windows 8.1” of the Microsoft Corporation continues to grow to be the second most systems “Windows” commonly used, but is approaching or already beyond the “Windows XP” system.

And achieved “Windows 8.1” system during November last month accounted for 12.1 percent of the total traffic over the Internet recorded by “Net Iblekishnz” Net Applications market research firm, compared with 10.9 percent and 6.67 percent, the system has recorded during the months of October / September and October / September last two, respectively.

At the same time, the operating system “Windows XP”, which Microsoft stopped support him in April / May last continue, falling, where its share fell through last month to a rate of 13.5 percent from 17.1 percent during October / October and 23.8 percent in the September / September

Company “Net Iblekishnz” considers that Based on these ratios, the share of “Windows 8.1” beyond his “Windows XP” to be the second most commonly used Windows systems, behind the “Windows 7”, before the end of this year.

In the meantime, the company “Stat Counter” StatCounter says that “Windows 8.1” system has already surpassed “Windows XP” system, According to figures of this company, scored first through November month accounted for 10.95 percent of the market, while not beyond the “Windows XP” 10.69 percent rate system.

The Redmond company has revealed the end of September / September last for the new operating system, “Windows 10”, which worked through it fixes the issues faced by the “Windows 8.1” system, where re “Start” button, and the ability to run and interface applications. ” Metro “in windows scalable, and so on.

The company has launched a Technology Preview, and are expected to launch a preview of the consumer version of the new “Windows 10” system early next year.

According to the company, “Net Iblekishnz,” operating system “Windows 8” record, during November last month, accounting for 6.5 percent of the market share, while the “Windows 7” system still more systems used by up to 53.71 percent.


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