"One in every seven people on the planet are planning, creating, ideating, executing, moving, shaking and doing great things with Windows 10," Yusuf Mehdi, corporate vice president of modern life, search and devices at Microsoft, said Monday in a blog post.
Windows 10 is found in more than 80,000 models and configurations of laptops and 2-in-1s from more than 1,000 different manufacturers, Mehdi said. It also powers Microsoft's Mixed Reality and HoloLens devices.
In the business world, 100% of the Fortune 500 uses Windows 10 devices, Mehdi said.
A decade ago, Windows was by far the world's dominant platform, but Apple and Android managed to beat it to this active device milestone thanks in large part to their mobile presence:worldwide in 2016, and mark in 2017.
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