Microsoft today announced that there are more than 200 million monthly active devices around the world running Windows 10. More than active device numbers, Microsoft is seeing higher engagement numbers. In particular, Windows Store sees dramatic growth in 2015. There were 3 billion visits to the new Store and more universal apps became available for Windows 10, including Netflix, NPR, Pandora, Shazam, TuneIn Radio, Twitter, Uber, Wall Street Journal, 1-800-Flowers, and more.
- 2x increase in the number of paid transactions from PC and tablet customers this holiday season.
- In December alone, 60% of paying customer were new to the Store.
- In December, Windows 10 generated more than a 4.5x increase in revenue per device, as compared to Windows 8