The Windows 10 installations reached 300 million
Windows 10 is now on 300 million PCs, tablets, phones and other devices
Microsoft has announced that Windows 10 is already on 300 million devices, including phones and Xbox Ones. Windows 10 is the fastest growing Windows version ever, according to Microsoft, with 300 million installations for less than a year.
The fast adoption of the platform is boosted by the free upgrade offered during the first year. Microsoft still allows users to upgrade for free from Windows 7 and 8, but the offer ends on July 29. After July 29, those users who want to upgrade should purchase a full version of Windows 10 Home for $119 or buy a new devices with Windows 10 included.
Microsoft adds some extra facts about Windows 10:
- The universal Windows apps grow daily
- In-built apps like Photos have more than 144 million users
- 9 billion hours of gameplay on Windows 10
- Cortana answered more than 6 billion questions
- 63 billion minutes on Microsoft Edge – a 50% growth since the last quarter