Windows 7 Tops Windows Vista in Net Usage

Windows 7 is now slighly ahead of its predecessor, Windows Vista, in overall internet usage. Windows XP is still tops, however. Apple products continue to garner around 5% of the total.

“In less than a year on the market, Windows 7 is now being used more than predecessor Windows Vista, according to market researcher Netmarketshare.

For July, Windows 7 was used on 14.46 percent of devices accessing the Internet, compared with Windows Vista’s 14.34 percent, marking the first time the newer version surpassed its predecessor. Microsoft has said that 175 million copies of Windows 7 have been purchased since the product was released last fall.”

Windows 7 Usage