iOS 8 adoption hits 87% ahead of iOS 9 release today

“Apple’s iOS 8 is installed on 87% of iOS devices a year after its release, according to new numbers shared by Apple on its App Store developer page,” Husain Sumra reports for MacRumors.

“The new numbers come on the eve of the launch of Apple’s newest mobile operating system, iOS 9, [due today, September 16]” Sumra reports. “Comparatively, the latest version of Android (5.1, aka Lollipop) [launched on November 3, 2014] sits at a 5.1% adoption rate.”

Sumra reports, “According to mobile analytics firm Mixpanel, iOS 9 currently holds a ~1.04% adoption rate, which includes public beta testers and developers.”

Read more in the full article here.

MacDailyNews Take: It’s iOS 9 release day!

And fragmandroid is only getting worse.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Dan K.” for the heads up.]

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