Windows may soon cease to be the most common operating system for Internet access
Describing what is happening as something that «would have been unthinkable five years ago», the source claims that Windows may soon cease to be the most common OS for Internet access. Share Windows and Android are almost equal.
As of February 2017, the share of Windows was 38.6%, the share of Android — 37,4%. For comparison: in January 2012, the share of Windows was equal to 82%, Android 2.2 percent.
Specify that the statistics include all means of access — desktops, laptops, tablets, smartphones. Of course, the change in shares due to the popularity of smartphones and the reduction of PC sales.
At that time, in the segment of PC (both desktop and mobile) Windows continues to dominate with a share of 84.1%.