Windows 95 Placements and Installed Base

1994 - 1998

The Information Contained In This Document is Proprietary and
Confidential To Client and Workgroup Strategic
Intel and Intel Compatible Operating Systems
Worldwide
Microsoft Windows 95
1994 - 1998
All Figures are Expressed in Thousands
1995 by Workgroup Strategic Services, Inc.
Placements of Desktop Systems
Worldwide
1994 - 1998
(000s)
CAGR
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
96 - 98
Intel & Intel Compatibles
28,480
11,770
6,420
2,750
1,100
-59%
89%
37%
20%
8%
3%
Pentium, P6 and P7 Intel Processors
3,480
20,400
26,450
31,150
33,100
12%
11%
63%
81%
92%
97%
Total Intel and Compatible Architectures
31,960
32,170
32,870
33,900
34,200
2%
% of Total Worldwide Desktop Placements
90%
86%
82%
79%
75%
Total Worldwide Desktops Placements - All Architectures
35,650
37,350
40,300
43,100
45,450
6%
% of Total Worldwide Placements
82.08%
79.78%
78.48%
77.89%
76.82%
Total Windows 95 Capable Placements
21,900
30,400
32,250
33,790
34,100
3%
Installed Based Of Desktop Personal Computers
Windows 95 Compatible - 1994 - 1998
WorldWide
(000s)
CAGR
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
96 - 98
80386DX
2,055
834
412
156
48
-66%
% of Processors Listed
4%
1%
0%
0%
0%
80486DX
5,581
4,309
3,345
2,905
758
-52%
% of Processors Listed
12%
6%
4%
3%
1%
80486SX/SL
18,289
23,034
28,140
24,430
17,009
-22%
% of Processors Listed
40%
34%
30%
22%
15%
80486DX2
13,863
21,094
24,082
26,937
23,981
0%
% of Processors Listed
30%
31%
26%
24%
22%
80486DX4
1,712
5,356
12,037
16,764
13,306
5%
% of Processors Listed
4%
8%
13%
15%
12%
Pentium, P6 and P7
4,184
13,321
26,239
38,933
55,408
45%
% of Processors Listed
9%
20%
28%
35%
50%
Total
45,684
67,947
94,255
110,124
110,509
8%
Placements of Windows 95
Worldwide
1995 - 1998
(000s)
CAGR
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
96 - 98
Total New Licenses Sold (Retail and Upgrades)
0
2,700
12,700
22,400
25,400
41%
% of all Windows 95 Sold
0
26%
43%
42%
46%
Total New Licenses (OEM)
0
7,850
17,100
30,411
30,008
32%
% of all Windows 95 Sold
0
74%
57%
58%
54%
% of all Win 95 Capable Systems As Shipped By OEMs PreLoad
0
26%
72%
86%
87%
Total Win 95 License Shipments
0
10,550
29,800
52,811
55,408
36%
Total Win 95 Installed base
0
10,550
38,736
76,899
101,215
62%
Retirement Rate (Upgrades and System Retirements)
0
0
4%
16%
24%
Desktop Based Operating Systems
Migration from Windows 3.1/Windows for Workgoups to Windows 95
Worldwide Total License Shipments (000)
1994-1998
CAGR
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
96 - 98
Windows 3.1/WFW
31,000
25,000
14,600
700
250
-87%
% of Total
100%
70%
33%
1%
0%
Windows 95
0
10,550
29,800
52,811
55,408
36%
% of Total
0%
30%
67%
99%
100%
Total
31,000
35,550
44,400
53,511
55,658
12%
Realized Desktop Based Operating Systems
Worldwide Total License Shipments (000)
1994-1998
CAGR
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
96 - 98
Windows 3.1/WFW
31,000
25,000
14,600
700
250
-87%
% of Total
96%
64%
30%
1%
0%
Windows 95
0
10,550
29,800
52,811
55,408
36%
% of Total
0%
27%
62%
85%
79%
Windows 95 Follow On
0
0
0
1,700
3,780
NA
% of Total
0%
0%
0%
3%
5%
Windows NT Workstation
44
469
720
190
50
-74%
% of Total
0%
1%
1%
0%
0%
Cairo
0
0
220
3,210
5,800
413%
% of Total
0%
0%
0%
5%
8%
OS/2, Warp & Taligent
1,375
3,172
2,850
3,290
4,900
31%
% of Total
4%
8%
6%
5%
7%
Total Operating Systems Listed
32,419
39,191
48,190
61,901
70,188
21%
OEM Shipments of WIndows 95 By Segment
Worldwide Total License Shipments (000)
1994-1998
CAGR
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
96 - 98
Education
0
236
494
912
900
35%
% of Total
0%
3%
3%
3%
3%
Government
0
236
513
912
900
32%
% of Total
0%
3%
3%
3%
3%
Consumer
0
3,847
7,011
10,644
11,403
28%
% of Total
0%
49%
41%
35%
38%
Small Office
0
1,570
3,933
6,690
6,902
32%
% of Total
0%
20%
23%
22%
23%
Med Business
0
1,178
3,078
5,778
5,702
36%
% of Total
0%
15%
18%
19%
19%
Large Business
0
785
2,052
5,474
4,201
43%
% of Total
0%
10%
12%
18%
14%
TOTAL
0
7,850
17,100
30,411
30,008
32%
0%
100%
100%
100%
100%
Upgrades of WIndows 95 By Segment
Worldwide Total License Shipments (000)
1994-1998
CAGR
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
96 - 98
Education
0
54
381
896
1,016
63%
% of Total
0%
2%
3%
4%
4%
Government
0
54
254
448
762
73%
% of Total
0%
2%
2%
2%
3%
Consumer
0
1,539
6,604
10,304
10,922
29%
% of Total
0%
57%
52%
46%
43%
Small Office
0
594
3,048
4,928
5,080
29%
% of Total
0%
22%
24%
22%
20%
Med Business
0
351
1,524
3,360
4,064
63%
% of Total
0%
13%
12%
15%
16%
Large Business
0
108
889
2,464
3,556
100%
% of Total
0%
4%
7%
11%
14%
TOTAL
0
2,700
12,700
22,400
25,400
41%
0%
100%
100%
100%
100%
Total Placements of WIndows 95 By Segment
Worldwide Total License Shipments (000)
1994-1998
CAGR
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
96 - 98
Education
0
290
875
1,808
1,916
48%
% of Total
0%
3%
3%
3%
3%
Government
0
290
767
1,360
1,662
47%
% of Total
0%
3%
3%
3%
3%
Consumer
0
5,386
13,615
20,948
22,325
28%
% of Total
0%
51%
46%
40%
40%
Small Office
0
2,164
6,981
11,618
11,982
31%
% of Total
0%
21%
23%
22%
22%
Med Business
0
1,529
4,602
9,138
9,766
46%
% of Total
0%
14%
15%
17%
18%
Large Business
0
893
2,941
7,938
7,757
62%
% of Total
0%
8%
10%
15%
14%
TOTAL
0
10,550
29,800
52,811
55,408
36%

Last Update: 5/96

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