So, what do you think which is the World’s Most Popular Operating System, Android or Window? As the world is seeing significant growth in the mobile phone shipments. People are using mobile phones more as compared to desktop computers. However, there are many operating systems for smartphones, like, Android, Windows, MacOS, Linux etc. According to a web analytics service, StatCounter, People are more using Android Operating System.
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According to StatCounter, Android has 37.93% market share and win the race among other operating systems. Windows Operating system is at second place having 37.91% market share. However, Mac operating system are far away from this figure.
However, Windows are still the most popular operating system for desktop users. Anyhow, Android has 71.5% share in the world of mobile. As the trend of using mobile phone is increasing very rapidly which gives a plus point to Android operating system. As people more prefer to use Android phones as compared to iOS.
- Windows 7 is the most popular operating system for desktop and laptop computers.
- Android is the most popular smartphone operating system.
- iOS is the most popular tablet operating system.
- Variants of Linux are most widely used in the internet of things and smart devices.
- Other variants of Linux are the most popular operating system on other web servers and supercomputers.
According to the International Data Corporation (IDC), phone companies shipped a total of 347.4 million smartphones worldwide in the first quarter of 2017. As compared to last year report, there is 4.3% increase in Worldwide Smartphone Shipments. As always, Samsung and Apple maintained their leadership in the smartphone market this year too.
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