Apple isn’t bragging on its iOS 8 adoption numbers prefer it has in years previous as a result of it seems uptake has been slightly slower. The purpose? The a lot greater iOS 8 obtain doesn’t match on many individuals’s devices which are sometimes stuffed to capability with music, films, photographs and apps.
(Hint: Here’s how to slim some GBs off your iOS 8 device or install or set up by way of iTunes on a Mac/PC which doesn’t require additional area)
Apple’s latest numbers are for Sunday September 21, 2014 and present that from individuals who visited the App Store on their iOS system, forty six% were already on the new iOS 8. On one hand this quantity is skewed larger as a result of most of the early adopter nature of frequent App Store guests however on the different hand many individuals go to the App Store from older devices that can’t be up to date to iOS 8.
Apple’s personal numbers present one thing else barely troubling. App Store app submissions are being delayed barely as of iOS 8 launch with solely seventy four% of app updates and fifty three% of new apps being reviewed. Apple is often in the excessive ninety% vary on iOS as it's with Mac.
As for 9to5mac readers’ iOS adoption, the numbers are a lot a lot larger than the common viewers as you’d in all probability anticipate. This morning, we’re near eighty% iOS 8 adoption. The pie chart from Google Analytics taken at 5:30 am ET is under:
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