Monday, October 22, 2012

Significantly Fewer Google Searches for Windows 8 Than Previous Versions

Windows 8 will be released on Friday and the buzz certainly feels muted compared to what one might expect for a big product launch from a company that still owns >90% of the PC market.  In an attempt to quantify the buzz, below is Google trends data for each of the last 4 windows releases.  Windows 8 search volume is a lot lower than its predecessors.

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