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As of 4:30 p.m. today (GMT-4):

 

6,477 members has voted.

 

Out of these:

 

64% use Windows 8/8.1 (4,127 votes)

 

28% use Windows 7 (1,842 votes)

 

0.1% use Vista (51 votes)

 

0.3% use XP (208 votes)

 

0.4% use Other OS (249 votes)

 

 

Interesting.

This would mean the vast majority of Neowin members are on Windows 8./8.1

 

I had expected from reading the various forum topics that it would be around the same numbers for Windows 8 vs Windows 7 (or maybe slightly in favour of Windows 8/8.1).

 

However, the percentages only add up to 92.8% ? Rounding errors?

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the above % are wrong

 

63.7% use Windows 8/8.1 (4,127 votes)

 

28.4% use Windows 7 (1,842 votes)

 

0.8% use Vista (51 votes)

 

3.2% use XP (208 votes)

 

3.8% use Other OS (249 votes)

 

comes to 99.9 give or take for rounding

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The percentages must be a bit wonky, because the numerical values add up correctly. Odd.

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Ah. My bad then.

 

Thanks for the correction.

Back to Form 1 maths.

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lol everyone makes mistakes :)

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the above % are wrong

 

63.7% use Windows 8/8.1 (4,127 votes)

 

28.4% use Windows 7 (1,842 votes)

 

0.8% use Vista (51 votes)

 

3.2% use XP (208 votes)

 

3.8% use Other OS (249 votes)

 

comes to 99.9 give or take for rounding

 

Mea culpa.

 

I forgot to carry the decimal point 2 places to the right.

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Either way, we appear to be a community of tech-oriented people looking for the next piece of tech to mess around with. Who would have thought? :p

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As of 4:30 p.m. today (GMT-4):

 

6,477 members has voted.

 

Out of these:

 

64% use Windows 8/8.1 (4,127 votes)

 

28% use Windows 7 (1,842 votes)

 

0.1% use Vista (51 votes)

 

0.3% use XP (208 votes)

 

0.4% use Other OS (249 votes)

 

 

Interesting.

This would mean the vast majority of Neowin members are on Windows 8./8.1

 

I had expected from reading the various forum topics that it would be around the same numbers for Windows 8 vs Windows 7 (or maybe slightly in favour of Windows 8/8.1).

 

However, the percentages only add up to 92.8% ? Rounding errors?

 

Neowin has only 6500 memebrs? That can't be right...

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Neowin has only 6500 memebrs? That can't be right... can it?

 

Sorry if sarcasm but that's only the people who voted on the poll.

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Sorry if sarcasm but that's only the people who voted on the poll.

 

Yes, I just love the "This would mean the vast majority of Neowin members are on Windows 8./8.1", when your sample size is a fraction of the actual users...

 

Maybe it should read, a vast majority of the people voting in the poll are Windows 8 users.

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But 70% of them are using classic shell or start8

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