In April 2015, Microsoft through Terry Myerson said that Windows 10 for two to three years will be installed on a billion devices. A year has passed and … Microsoft states that this did not happen.
Windows 10 had a very successful premiere and now under his control works 350 million devices. But now the company realized that it did not achieve its goal. Next date are striving for the system over a billion devices, but authorities acknowledge that it will take more time than expected. Where an error in the estimates?
Microsoft explains that the cause of this error was overly optimistic assumptions about the presence of Windows 10 on mobile phones . This system, at least for now, selling them in relatively small amounts, well below expectations. What’s more, the market is doing even worse than its predecessor, Windows Phone.
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