the rise in popularity of Windows 7 and GTX 1060 – review

It is generally accepted that Windows 10 is growing and expanding on all fronts, because support for Windows 7 ended in December 2019. But according to Steam over the past month, the “top ten” has lost more than 13% of the audience. But the outdated OS gained more than 14.5%.

Windows 7 is becoming more popular

And that, I must say. Not the only example of how formally obsolete elements suddenly become popular again. According to the service, over the past month, the popularity of GTX 1060 graphics cards has grown – by more than 5.6%. Also showed some growth 1050 Ti, 2060 and even some “old men”, like 750 Ti, 950 and 960. But the “reds” are losing the initiative.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 increases share

It should also be recalled that over the past month, simplified Chinese has become the most popular among others, pushing English aside. Also, some of the lost Russian and other languages.

We also note the growing popularity of FullHD screen resolution and an increase in the share of drives over 1 TB.