Windows 8 Gains 0.63 Percent in December 2012
According to the latest market data from Net Applications in December 2012, Windows 8 improved its market share from 1.09 percent to 1.72 percent by gaining 0.63 percentage points.
However, it will take a while for Windows 8 to reach double-digits. Comparatively, it took Windows 7 five months to account for ten percent of the desktop operating system market after being published in October 2009.
- PCsPC Shipments Flatten Out After Two Years of Decline
This chart shows the quarterly growth of global PC shipments.
- Smartphone market in ChinaApple Fails to Gain Traction in China's Smartphone Market
This chart breaks down smartphone sales in four major markets between March and May 2014, by operating system.
- AndroidAndroid Dominates UK Smartphone Sales
This chart shows the smartphone sales share in the UK by operating system.
- Video Game IndustrySony Is King of the Videogame Mountain Again
This chart shows combined world-wide sales of consoles and hand-helds ending in March of year shown.
- Video Game IndustrySony Trumps Nintendo in Shrinking Console Market
This chart shows video game console sales of Sony, Nintendo and Microsoft.
- Microsoft's global revenue in the fiscal years from 2002 to 2014 (in billion U.S. dollars)
Microsoft's global revenue 2002-2014
- Microsoft's net income from 2002 to 2014 (in billion U.S. dollars)
Net income of Microsoft 2002-2014
- Microsoft's revenue by segment in the 2014 financial year (in billion U.S. dollars)
Revenue of Microsoft broken down by segment 2014 financial year
- Number of Windows 7 licenses sold worldwide from 2009-2012Number of Windows 7 licenses sold worldwide from 2009-2012
- Desktop PCs market share of operating systems 2012-2014Desktop PCs market share of operating systems 2012-2014
- Market share held by PC operating systems in the U.S. 2012-2014, by monthMarket share held by PC operating systems in the U.S. 2012-2014, by month
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