Windows Beats Google and Apple in Education
A new report shows that Windows continues to be the preferred choice worldwide for devices in the education sector, outscoring both Google’s Chrome OS and Apple’s iOS.
Futuresource Consulting reveals that shipments in Q1 2018 increased by 4 percent as compared to the same quarter the year before, jumping from 5.5 million units to 5.8 million units. Performance in Asia Pacific and European regions recorded the biggest boost, whereas the most substantial drop was recorded in the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America.
Windows remained the preferred platform during the quarter with no less than 44 percent of the shipments, but this doesn’t necessarily mean that it managed to outclass the competition in all markets.
In the United States, for example, Chrome OS was the number one choice for the education sector with a market share of 56 per… (read more)