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Graphs generated on 2017-02-01 00:00:02 UTC
Linux Distributions (Combined)
Linux Distributions (Combined) Ubuntu-based (950 total votes)Ubuntu-basedArch-based (598 total votes)Arch-basedDebian (130 total votes)DebianFedora (93 total votes)FedoraGentoo (58 total votes)GentooopenSUSE (54 total votes)openSUSESteamOS (32 total votes)SteamOSSolus (22 total votes)SolusMageia (11 total votes)MageiaSlackware (9 total votes)Slackware Ubuntu-based (950 total votes)Arch-based (598 total votes)Debian (130 total votes)Fedora (93 total votes)Gentoo (58 total votes)openSUSE (54 total votes)SteamOS (32 total votes)Solus (22 total votes)Mageia (11 total votes)Slackware (9 total votes) 48.32%30.42%6.61%4.73%2.95%2.75%1.63%1.12%0.56%0.46% 01020304050 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1966 (+111)
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distro-icon Ubuntu-based: 950 (48.32%) Difference: (-1.28% overall, +30 people)
distro-icon Arch-based: 598 (30.42%) Difference: (+1.26% overall, +57 people)
distro-icon Debian: 130 (6.61%) Difference: (-0.18% overall, +4 people)
distro-icon Fedora: 93 (4.73%) Difference: (+0.2% overall, +9 people)
distro-icon Gentoo: 58 (2.95%) Difference: (+0.04% overall, +4 people)
distro-icon openSUSE: 54 (2.75%) Difference: (-0.27% overall, -2 people)
distro-icon SteamOS: 32 (1.63%) Difference: (-0.04% overall, +1 people)
distro-icon Solus: 22 (1.12%) Difference: (+0.2% overall, +5 people)
distro-icon Mageia: 11 (0.56%) Difference: (-0.03% overall, 0 people)
distro-icon Slackware: 9 (0.46%) Difference: (-0.03% overall, 0 people)
distro-icon Sabayon: 5 (0.25%) Difference: (+0.03% overall, +1 people)
distro-icon Netrunner: 1 (0.05%) Difference: (+0% overall, 0 people)
distro-icon Void: 1 (0.05%)
distro-icon Exherbo: 1 (0.05%)
distro-icon Chakra: 1 (0.05%) Difference: (+0% overall, 0 people)
Linux Distributions (Split)
Linux Distributions (Split) Ubuntu (444 total votes)UbuntuArch (428 total votes)ArchMint (225 total votes)MintDebian (130 total votes)DebianManjaro (111 total votes)ManjaroFedora (93 total votes)FedoraKubuntu (70 total votes)KubuntuXubuntu (67 total votes)XubuntuAntergos (59 total votes)AntergosGentoo (58 total votes)Gentoo Ubuntu (444 total votes)Arch (428 total votes)Mint (225 total votes)Debian (130 total votes)Manjaro (111 total votes)Fedora (93 total votes)Kubuntu (70 total votes)Xubuntu (67 total votes)Antergos (59 total votes)Gentoo (58 total votes) 22.58%21.77%11.44%6.61%5.65%4.73%3.56%3.41%3%2.95% 0510152025 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1966 (+111)
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distro-icon Ubuntu: 444 (22.58%) Difference: (-0.98% overall, +7 people)
distro-icon Arch: 428 (21.77%) Difference: (+0.42% overall, +32 people)
distro-icon Mint: 225 (11.44%) Difference: (+0.01% overall, +13 people)
distro-icon Debian: 130 (6.61%) Difference: (-0.18% overall, +4 people)
distro-icon Manjaro: 111 (5.65%) Difference: (+0.04% overall, +7 people)
distro-icon Fedora: 93 (4.73%) Difference: (+0.2% overall, +9 people)
distro-icon Kubuntu: 70 (3.56%) Difference: (-0.11% overall, +2 people)
distro-icon Xubuntu: 67 (3.41%) Difference: (-0.53% overall, -6 people)
distro-icon Antergos: 59 (3%) Difference: (+0.79% overall, +18 people)
distro-icon Gentoo: 58 (2.95%) Difference: (+0.04% overall, +4 people)
distro-icon openSUSE: 54 (2.75%) Difference: (-0.27% overall, -2 people)
distro-icon Ubuntu-GNOME: 47 (2.39%) Difference: (+0.13% overall, +5 people)
distro-icon Ubuntu-MATE: 38 (1.93%) Difference: (-0.17% overall, -1 people)
distro-icon SteamOS: 32 (1.63%) Difference: (-0.04% overall, +1 people)
distro-icon Solus: 22 (1.12%) Difference: (+0.2% overall, +5 people)
distro-icon Elementary: 21 (1.07%) Difference: (+0.21% overall, +5 people)
distro-icon Lubuntu: 21 (1.07%) Difference: (+0.1% overall, +3 people)
distro-icon KDE neon: 16 (0.81%) Difference: (+0.06% overall, +2 people)
distro-icon Mageia: 11 (0.56%) Difference: (-0.03% overall, 0 people)
distro-icon Slackware: 9 (0.46%) Difference: (-0.03% overall, 0 people)
distro-icon Sabayon: 5 (0.25%) Difference: (+0.03% overall, +1 people)
distro-icon Chakra: 1 (0.05%) Difference: (+0% overall, 0 people)
distro-icon Exherbo: 1 (0.05%)
distro-icon Void: 1 (0.05%)
distro-icon Netrunner: 1 (0.05%) Difference: (+0% overall, 0 people)
distro-icon ZorinOS: 1 (0.05%) Difference: (+0% overall, 0 people)
Desktop Environment
Desktop Environment KDE Plasma (300 total votes)KDE PlasmaGNOME (269 total votes)GNOMEUnity (216 total votes)UnityCinnamon (168 total votes)CinnamonXFCE (166 total votes)XFCEWindow Manager Only (102 total votes)Window Manager OnlyMATE (73 total votes)MATEBudgie (24 total votes)BudgieLXDE (20 total votes)LXDEPantheon Shell (10 total votes)Pantheon Shell KDE Plasma (300 total votes)GNOME (269 total votes)Unity (216 total votes)Cinnamon (168 total votes)XFCE (166 total votes)Window Manager Only (102 total votes)MATE (73 total votes)Budgie (24 total votes)LXDE (20 total votes)Pantheon Shell (10 total votes) 21.99%19.72%15.84%12.32%12.17%7.48%5.35%1.76%1.47%0.73% 0510152025 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1364 (+142)
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KDE Plasma: 300 (21.99%) Difference: (-0.1% overall, +30 people)
GNOME: 269 (19.72%) Difference: (+0.57% overall, +35 people)
Unity: 216 (15.84%) Difference: (-0.69% overall, +14 people)
Cinnamon: 168 (12.32%) Difference: (+0.29% overall, +21 people)
XFCE: 166 (12.17%) Difference: (-0.35% overall, +13 people)
Window Manager Only: 102 (7.48%) Difference: (+0.03% overall, +11 people)
MATE: 73 (5.35%) Difference: (-0.3% overall, +4 people)
Budgie: 24 (1.76%) Difference: (+0.21% overall, +5 people)
LXDE: 20 (1.47%) Difference: (+0.08% overall, +3 people)
Pantheon Shell: 10 (0.73%) Difference: (+0.32% overall, +5 people)
Enlightenment: 8 (0.59%) Difference: (-0.06% overall, 0 people)
LXQt: 7 (0.51%) Difference: (-0.06% overall, 0 people)
Deepin Desktop Environment: 1 (0.07%)
Distro Architecture
Distro Architecture 64bit (1543 total votes)64bit32bit (2 total votes)32bit 64bit (1543 total votes)32bit (2 total votes) 99.87%0.13% 020406080100 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1545 (+125)
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64bit: 1543 (99.87%) Difference: (+0.15% overall, +127 people)
32bit: 2 (0.13%) Difference: (-0.15% overall, -2 people)
Dual Booting
Dual Booting No (929 total votes)NoYes Windows (448 total votes)Yes WindowsYes Other (15 total votes)Yes OtherYes Mac (6 total votes)Yes MacYes ChromeOS (2 total votes)Yes ChromeOS No (929 total votes)Yes Windows (448 total votes)Yes Other (15 total votes)Yes Mac (6 total votes)Yes ChromeOS (2 total votes) 66.36%32%1.07%0.43%0.14% 01428425670 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1400 (+132)
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No: 929 (66.36%) Difference: (-1.07% overall, +74 people)
Yes Windows: 448 (32%) Difference: (+0.69% overall, +51 people)
Yes Other: 15 (1.07%) Difference: (+0.44% overall, +7 people)
Yes Mac: 6 (0.43%) Difference: (-0.04% overall, 0 people)
Yes ChromeOS: 2 (0.14%) Difference: (-0.02% overall, 0 people)
CPU Vendor
CPU Vendor Intel (1177 total votes)IntelAMD (359 total votes)AMD Intel (1177 total votes)AMD (359 total votes) 76.63%23.37% 01632486480 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1536 (+125)
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Intel: 1177 (76.63%) Difference: (+0.44% overall, +102 people)
AMD: 359 (23.37%) Difference: (-0.44% overall, +23 people)
GPU Vendor
GPU Vendor Nvidia (1129 total votes)NvidiaAMD (311 total votes)AMDIntel (92 total votes)Intel Nvidia (1129 total votes)AMD (311 total votes)Intel (92 total votes) 73.69%20.3%6.01% 01530456075 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1532 (+124)
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Nvidia: 1129 (73.69%) Difference: (-1.1% overall, +76 people)
AMD: 311 (20.3%) Difference: (+0.77% overall, +36 people)
Intel: 92 (6.01%) Difference: (+0.33% overall, +12 people)
GPU Driver
GPU Driver Proprietary (1140 total votes)ProprietaryOpen Source (366 total votes)Open Source Proprietary (1140 total votes)Open Source (366 total votes) 75.7%24.3% 01632486480 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1506 (+123)
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Proprietary: 1140 (75.7%) Difference: (-1.23% overall, +76 people)
Open Source: 366 (24.3%) Difference: (+1.23% overall, +47 people)
GPU Driver (Nvidia)
GPU Driver (Nvidia) Proprietary (1083 total votes)ProprietaryOpen Source (27 total votes)Open Source Proprietary (1083 total votes)Open Source (27 total votes) 97.57%2.43% 020406080100 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1110 (+76)
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Proprietary: 1083 (97.57%) Difference: (-0.3% overall, +71 people)
Open Source: 27 (2.43%) Difference: (+0.3% overall, +5 people)
GPU Driver (AMD)
GPU Driver (AMD) Open Source (269 total votes)Open SourceProprietary (39 total votes)Proprietary Open Source (269 total votes)Proprietary (39 total votes) 87.34%12.66% 01836547290 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 308 (+36)
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Open Source: 269 (87.34%) Difference: (+1.68% overall, +36 people)
Proprietary: 39 (12.66%) Difference: (-1.68% overall, 0 people)
RAM
RAM 16 (644 total votes)168 (501 total votes)832 (128 total votes)324 (80 total votes)412 (56 total votes)126 (38 total votes)624 (26 total votes)2464 (13 total votes)6420 (6 total votes)202 (6 total votes)2 16 (644 total votes)8 (501 total votes)32 (128 total votes)4 (80 total votes)12 (56 total votes)6 (38 total votes)24 (26 total votes)64 (13 total votes)20 (6 total votes)2 (6 total votes) 42.28%32.9%8.4%5.25%3.68%2.5%1.71%0.85%0.39%0.39% 0918273645 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1523 (+123)
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16GB: 644 (42.28%) Difference: (+0.64% overall, +61 people)
8GB: 501 (32.9%) Difference: (+0.04% overall, +41 people)
32GB: 128 (8.4%) Difference: (+0.19% overall, +13 people)
4GB: 80 (5.25%) Difference: (-0.39% overall, +1 people)
12GB: 56 (3.68%) Difference: (+0.11% overall, +6 people)
6GB: 38 (2.5%) Difference: (-0.21% overall, 0 people)
24GB: 26 (1.71%) Difference: (-0.29% overall, -2 people)
64GB: 13 (0.85%) Difference: (+0.06% overall, +2 people)
2GB: 6 (0.39%) Difference: (-0.11% overall, -1 people)
20GB: 6 (0.39%) Difference: (-0.04% overall, 0 people)
10GB: 5 (0.33%) Difference: (+0.04% overall, +1 people)
3GB: 5 (0.33%) Difference: (-0.03% overall, 0 people)
48GB: 4 (0.26%) Difference: (-0.03% overall, 0 people)
18GB: 3 (0.2%) Difference: (-0.01% overall, 0 people)
9GB: 2 (0.13%) Difference: (+0.06% overall, +1 people)
5GB: 2 (0.13%) Difference: (-0.01% overall, 0 people)
14GB: 1 (0.07%) Difference: (+0% overall, 0 people)
25GB: 1 (0.07%) Difference: (+0% overall, 0 people)
1GB: 1 (0.07%) Difference: (+0% overall, 0 people)
46GB: 1 (0.07%) Difference: (+0% overall, 0 people)
Monitors
Monitors 1 (1036 total votes)12 (410 total votes)23 (64 total votes)34 (11 total votes)4 1 (1036 total votes)2 (410 total votes)3 (64 total votes)4 (11 total votes) 68.11%26.96%4.21%0.72% 01428425670 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1521 (+125)
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1: 1036 (68.11%) Difference: (-0.23% overall, +82 people)
2: 410 (26.96%) Difference: (-0.05% overall, +33 people)
3: 64 (4.21%) Difference: (+0.27% overall, +9 people)
4: 11 (0.72%) Difference: (+0% overall, +1 people)
Resolution
Resolution 1920x1080 (890 total votes)1920x10801920x1200 (109 total votes)1920x12002560x1440 (91 total votes)2560x14401366x768 (73 total votes)1366x7681680x1050 (54 total votes)1680x10503840x2160 (48 total votes)3840x21601600x900 (32 total votes)1600x9001280x1024 (26 total votes)1280x10242560x1080 (20 total votes)2560x10803440x1440 (20 total votes)3440x1440 1920x1080 (890 total votes)1920x1200 (109 total votes)2560x1440 (91 total votes)1366x768 (73 total votes)1680x1050 (54 total votes)3840x2160 (48 total votes)1600x900 (32 total votes)1280x1024 (26 total votes)2560x1080 (20 total votes)3440x1440 (20 total votes) 62.32%7.63%6.37%5.11%3.78%3.36%2.24%1.82%1.4%1.4% 01326395265 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1428 (+131)
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1920x1080: 890 (62.32%) Difference: (+0.56% overall, +89 people)
1920x1200: 109 (7.63%) Difference: (-0.23% overall, +7 people)
2560x1440: 91 (6.37%) Difference: (+0.43% overall, +14 people)
1366x768: 73 (5.11%) Difference: (-0.06% overall, +6 people)
1680x1050: 54 (3.78%) Difference: (-0.08% overall, +4 people)
3840x2160: 48 (3.36%) Difference: (+0.12% overall, +6 people)
1600x900: 32 (2.24%) Difference: (-0.38% overall, -2 people)
1280x1024: 26 (1.82%) Difference: (-0.11% overall, +1 people)
3440x1440: 20 (1.4%) Difference: (+0.17% overall, +4 people)
2560x1080: 20 (1.4%) Difference: (-0.14% overall, 0 people)
1440x900: 18 (1.26%) Difference: (+0.03% overall, +2 people)
1360x768: 16 (1.12%) Difference: (-0.19% overall, -1 people)
1280x720: 8 (0.56%) Difference: (-0.13% overall, -1 people)
2560x1600: 6 (0.42%) Difference: (-0.04% overall, 0 people)
1024x768: 6 (0.42%) Difference: (+0.11% overall, +2 people)
1600x1200: 5 (0.35%) Difference: (+0.04% overall, +1 people)
1280x768: 3 (0.21%) Difference: (-0.02% overall, 0 people)
1280x800: 2 (0.14%) Difference: (-0.09% overall, -1 people)
1400x1050: 1 (0.07%) Difference: (-0.01% overall, 0 people)
Main Gaming Machine
Main Gaming Machine Desktop (1241 total votes)DesktopLaptop (211 total votes)LaptopSofa/Console PC (79 total votes)Sofa/Console PC Desktop (1241 total votes)Laptop (211 total votes)Sofa/Console PC (79 total votes) 81.06%13.78%5.16% 01734516885 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1531 (+122)
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Desktop: 1241 (81.06%) Difference: (-0.06% overall, +98 people)
Laptop: 211 (13.78%) Difference: (+0.44% overall, +23 people)
Sofa/Console PC: 79 (5.16%) Difference: (-0.38% overall, +1 people)
Main Gamepad
Main Gamepad Steam Controller (383 total votes)Steam ControllerXbox 360 (251 total votes)Xbox 360None (182 total votes)NoneLogitech (70 total votes)LogitechOther (69 total votes)OtherPS4 (44 total votes)PS4PS3 (29 total votes)PS3Xbox One (18 total votes)Xbox One Steam Controller (383 total votes)Xbox 360 (251 total votes)None (182 total votes)Logitech (70 total votes)Other (69 total votes)PS4 (44 total votes)PS3 (29 total votes)Xbox One (18 total votes) 36.62%24%17.4%6.69%6.6%4.21%2.77%1.72% 0816243240 Total Users
Total users who answered this question: 1046 (+190)
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Steam Controller: 383 (36.62%) Difference: (-1.7% overall, +55 people)
Xbox 360: 251 (24%) Difference: (+0.64% overall, +51 people)
None: 182 (17.4%) Difference: (+1.28% overall, +44 people)
Logitech: 70 (6.69%) Difference: (-0.09% overall, +12 people)
Other: 69 (6.6%) Difference: (-0.18% overall, +11 people)
PS4: 44 (4.21%) Difference: (+0.35% overall, +11 people)
PS3: 29 (2.77%) Difference: (-0.5% overall, +1 people)
Xbox One: 18 (1.72%) Difference: (+0.2% overall, +5 people)
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