iOS 8 Is Now Installed on More Than Half of Active iOS Devices

It has only been about 6 weeks after the release of iOS8 and Apple has announced that the adoption has reached 52%. The percentage was measured by the App Store on October 27, 2014.


During Apple’s October 16 iPad-centric event, Apple CEO Tim Cook said that iOS 8 was installed on 48 percent of devices as of October 13, and before that, the OS was installed on 46 percent of devices on September 21.


A newer version of the OS, iOS 8.1 has been also been released recently, which brought some new features like Apple Pay support, SMS Forwarding, Instant Hotspot, iCloud Photo Library beta access, and the return of the Camera Roll.