To say Windows 10 is being adopted rapidly would be an understatement. That said, the biggest driver is of course the fact that the latest and greatest operating system is available as a free upgrade for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 users for the first year.
The milestone was announced by Yusuf Mehdi, corporate vice president of Microsoft’s Windows and Devices Group, on Twitter. Mehdi also tweeted a few other interesting figures.
Windows 10 is running on PCs in 192 countries, or almost every country on the planet. More than 90,000 unique PC and tablet models have upgraded to Windows 10 to date. Xbox One owners have streamed nearly 122 years of gameplay to Windows 10 PCs, Cortana has told over half a million jokes in response to users asking her to “tell me a joke,” Windows 10 has seen more than six times the number of app downloads per device from the Windows Store than Windows 8 did.
Mehdi offered the new figures in a tweetstorm:
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