Today, there are many different versions of Windows, macOS, Linux, and mobile operating systems. So, what is the most popular operating system?
According to all of the reports as of August 2016, Windows 7 is the most popular desktop computer operating system. However, if you also include all mobile devices Android is the most popular operating system.
Most popular operating system based off computer
If you were to break up the different types of computers into categories the most popular operating system for each category is as follows.
StatCounter Global Stats
Source: StatCounter Global Stats – OS Market Share
Lists of operating system market share
Below is a list of reports and websites you can find a complete list of the top operating systems based on their market share.