Microsoft Windows 10 OS running on more than 300 million devices

Microsoft has shared that there are more than 300 million active devices running on Windows 10 OS around the world and that to in just 9 months.

Boasting as one of the fastest growing windows  ever, it has out-ranked Windows 7 in same time-frame by 145%. Users at home, at schools, at small businesses and large companies / organizations are adopting this OS faster than ever.


Microsoft has constantly worked hard to improve the OS and its services and is planning to release Anniversary updates soon. These updates are free for its users.

Moreover, Redmond, based tech company also took this opportunity to remind that Windows 10 Free upgrade offer is ending on July 29, 2016. Following the period, users can buy Windows 10 Home OS for $119 and $199 for the 10 Pro version.

Some of the key stats for Windows 10 OS –

Over 63 billion minutes were spent on Microsoft Edge in March alone, with 50% growth in minutes since the last quarter. Exclusively available on Windows 10, Microsoft Edge is our modern browser for helping you get things done.

Cortana, the personal digital assistant in Windows 10, has helped answer over 6 billion questions since launch.

People are playing games on Windows 10 more than ever before, with over 9 billion hours of gameplay on Windows 10 since launch.

Apps that come with Windows 10, including Photos, Groove Music, and Movies & TV are seeing millions of active users each month, including more than 144 million people using Photos.

And, the Windows Store continues to grow daily with new Universal Windows Platform apps like Facebook, Instagram, and Facebook Messenger; updated UWP apps from Vine, Hulu, Netflix and Twitter; and popular PC games including Rise of the Tomb Raider and Quantum Break.


Pawan Lokhandwala

Mobile phone enthusiast, Techbuff and a Gamer. Pawan is Founder and Editor at TechANDROIDS.com. He is a Mobile Technology Enthusiast who is passionate about Cellphones, Gadgets, Gizmos and Mobile apps. Technology fascinates him and he loves helping others. He has been writing Tech Articles for more than 10 years.

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