Windows 7's broad and vast ecosystem "over 100 million licenses sold, 14 of the top 15 apps are compatible with Win7"

We’re seeing from the ecosystem around Windows, “three things really stand out for me: The universe of products that support Windows 7 is immense, ranging from PCs and peripheral hardware to consumer, commercial & custom built software; More partners than ever before have achieved the Logo & customers are looking for logo when they shop […]

We’re seeing from the ecosystem around Windows, “three things really stand out for me: The universe of products that support Windows 7 is immense, ranging from PCs and peripheral hardware to consumer, commercial & custom built software; More partners than ever before have achieved the Logo & customers are looking for logo when they shop for products; Partners are innovating on Win7. New generations of exciting products leveraging Win7 keep rolling in. Win7 reached more than 100 million licenses, which means more people are choosing Windows 7. A telemetry analysis revealed that over a quarter million devices work with Win7. Same telemetry shows more than a million apps running on Win7 PCs around the world. Based on NPD and Download.com rankings, 14 of the top 15 apps are Win7 compatible – products like WinZip, Turbo Tax, and Microsoft Office. Looking at other key rankings by NPD: 8 out of 10 of top Accounting apps ranked by US Sales are compatible including QuickBooks and Peachtree Accounting; 10 out of 10 of top Games ranked by US Sales are compatible including Sims 3, World of Warcraft, and Call of Duty; 10 out of 10 of top Security apps ranked by US Sales are compatible or have an upgrade to Win7 including apps from Symantec and Kaspersky. There’re nearly 18,000 products earned the logo, over 20,000 if you include PCs. That’s 5,000 apps and 13,000 devices and components. 0 of the 15 most popular applications sold or downloaded in the US carry the logo,” writes Mark.

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