Pesquisa de Hardware e Software do Steam: August 2014

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PC Video card usage by mfg
March 2013 - August 2014
51.06%
18.92%
29.65%
0.37%
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DX10/11 Systems (Vista/Win7/8 + DX10/11 GPU)
9.17% are DX10, 10.87% are DX11
March 2013 - August 2014
10.87%
9.17%
9.84%
1.42%
0.92%
0.18%
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PC Processor usage by manufacturer
March 2013 - August 2014
25.64%
74.36%
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PC Number of CPUs per computer
4 CPU adoption trend: +0.680% (18 mos)
March 2013 - August 2014
4.56%
43.26%
48.81%
3.37%
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Mac Hardware ownership
March 2013 - August 2014
52.83%
23.42%
18.28%
2.15%
3.31%
0.01%
Mac System RAM
March 2013 - August 2014
51.39%
43.84%
0.35%
4.14%
0.27%

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August 2014 (click line item to see more detail)
ITEM
MOST POPULAR
PERCENTAGE
CHANGE
OS Version
Windows 7 64 bit 
48.08% 
-0.84% 

Windows
 
95.47%
+0.10% 

Windows 7 64 bit
48.08%
-0.84%

Windows 8.1 64 bit
19.01%
+1.26%

Windows 7
11.85%
+0.17%

Windows 8 64 bit
7.86%
-0.39%

Windows XP 32 bit
4.88%
+0.19%

Windows Vista 64 bit
1.61%
-0.23%

Windows Vista 32 bit
0.93%
-0.08%

Windows 8.1
0.51%
+0.03%

Windows 8
0.43%
-0.01%

Windows XP 64 bit
0.25%
0.00%

OSX
 
3.37%
-0.02% 

MacOS 10.9.4 64 bit
2.03%
+1.16%

MacOS 10.9.3 64 bit
0.29%
-1.08%

MacOS 10.8.5 64 bit
0.23%
-0.04%

MacOS 10.9.2 64 bit
0.20%
-0.12%

MacOS 10.7.5 64 bit
0.19%
-0.03%

MacOS 10.6.8 64 bit
0.17%
0.00%

MacOS 10.10.0 64 bit
0.16%
+0.10%

Linux
 
1.06%
-0.05% 

Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS 64 bit
0.43%
+0.37%

Linux Mint 17 Qiana 64 bit
0.10%
+0.01%

Linux 3.10 64 bit
0.08%
-0.01%

Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS
0.06%
+0.06%

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit
0.06%
-0.33%

System RAM
8 GB 
28.22% 
-0.03% 

Less than 512 MB
0.02%
0.00%

512 Mb to 999 MB
0.27%
0.00%

1 GB
2.32%
+0.01%

2 GB
10.59%
+0.27%

3 GB
14.86%
-0.01%

4 GB
21.26%
-0.06%

5 GB
1.43%
-0.04%

6 GB
6.34%
-0.26%

7 GB
2.21%
+0.03%

8 GB
28.22%
-0.03%

9 GB
0.08%
-0.01%

10 GB
0.30%
-0.01%

11 GB
0.09%
0.00%

12 GB and higher
11.99%
+0.09%

Intel CPU Speeds
2.3 Ghz to 2.69 Ghz 
22.13% 
-0.12% 

Below 1.4 Ghz
0.67%
+0.01%

1.4 Ghz to 1.49 Ghz
0.54%
+0.04%

1.5 Ghz to 1.69 Ghz
1.71%
-0.03%

1.7 Ghz to 1.99 Ghz
4.95%
-0.01%

2.0 Ghz to 2.29 Ghz
10.30%
-0.19%

2.3 Ghz to 2.69 Ghz
22.13%
-0.12%

2.7 Ghz to 2.99 Ghz
7.93%
-0.02%

3.0 Ghz to 3.29 Ghz
11.68%
+0.09%

3.3 Ghz to 3.69 Ghz
14.69%
+0.06%

3.7 Ghz and above
0.62%
+0.11%

Physical CPUs
2 cpus 
48.81% 
+0.18% 

1 cpu
3.37%
+0.10%

2 cpus
48.81%
+0.18%

3 cpus
2.51%
+0.01%

4 cpus
43.26%
-0.23%

5 cpus
0.01%
0.00%

6 cpus
1.70%
-0.06%

7 cpus
0.00%
0.00%

8 cpus
0.32%
-0.01%

10 cpus
0.00%
0.00%

12 cpus
0.01%
0.00%

16 cpus
0.00%
0.00%

20 cpus
0.00%
0.00%

Video Card Description
  
0.00% 
0.00% 

Other
100.00%
+62.93%

VRAM
1024 MB 
33.91% 
-0.08% 

128 MB
0.71%
-0.07%

256 MB
4.55%
-0.09%

384 MB
1.29%
-0.04%

512 MB
12.17%
-0.08%

768 MB
1.44%
+0.08%

896 MB
0.50%
-0.03%

1023 MB
1.35%
-0.12%

1024 MB
33.91%
-0.08%

1280 MB
0.99%
-0.05%

1536 MB
1.96%
+0.10%

1797 MB
0.59%
+0.01%

2047 MB
19.01%
+0.77%

2048 MB
3.25%
-0.13%

3071 MB
2.41%
+0.12%

4095 MB
1.64%
+0.08%

Other
14.22%
-0.49%

Primary Display Resolution
1920 x 1080 
32.89% 
0.00% 

640 x 480
0.01%
+0.01%

800 x 600
0.09%
0.00%

1024 x 600
0.18%
-0.02%

1024 x 768
2.72%
-0.01%

1067 x 600
0.01%
0.00%

1120 x 700
0.01%
0.00%

1152 x 720
0.01%
0.00%

1152 x 864
0.31%
0.00%

1176 x 664
0.03%
+0.01%

1280 x 600
0.01%
0.00%

1280 x 720
1.00%
+0.04%

1280 x 768
0.55%
+0.03%

1280 x 800
2.39%
-0.06%

1280 x 960
0.32%
0.00%

1280 x 1024
6.31%
-0.05%

1344 x 840
0.01%
0.00%

1360 x 768
3.02%
+0.03%

1360 x 1024
0.01%
0.00%

1366 x 768
25.79%
+0.19%

1368 x 768
0.04%
+0.01%

1400 x 1050
0.10%
0.00%

1414 x 794
0.01%
0.00%

1440 x 900
5.59%
-0.03%

1440 x 960
0.04%
+0.02%

1536 x 864
0.89%
+0.12%

1536 x 960
0.01%
0.00%

1600 x 900
7.74%
-0.09%

1600 x 1024
0.05%
0.00%

1600 x 1200
0.28%
0.00%

1680 x 945
0.04%
+0.01%

1680 x 1050
5.77%
-0.10%

1707 x 960
0.01%
0.00%

1707 x 1067
0.01%
0.00%

1768 x 992
0.11%
0.00%

1776 x 1000
0.05%
-0.01%

1804 x 1014
0.01%
0.00%

1824 x 1026
0.03%
0.00%

1842 x 1026
0.01%
0.00%

1842 x 1036
0.03%
0.00%

1920 x 1080
32.89%
0.00%

1920 x 1200
1.97%
-0.05%

2048 x 1152
0.08%
+0.01%

2560 x 1080
0.10%
+0.01%

2560 x 1440
0.93%
-0.01%

2560 x 1600
0.11%
-0.02%

2880 x 1800
0.01%
0.00%

3440 x 1440
0.01%
+0.01%

3840 x 2160
0.02%
0.00%

5760 x 1080
0.06%
0.00%

Other
0.27%
0.00%

Multi-Monitor Desktop Resolution
3840 x 1080 
25.81% 
+0.42% 

1920 x 1080
0.10%
+0.03%

1920 x 1848
0.19%
+0.01%

1920 x 1980
0.11%
+0.03%

1920 x 2104
0.08%
+0.08%

1920 x 2130
0.09%
0.00%

1920 x 2160
0.40%
-0.02%

2048 x 768
0.13%
-0.01%

2304 x 768
0.07%
+0.07%

2304 x 1024
0.25%
-0.03%

2384 x 768
0.15%
-0.05%

2390 x 768
0.74%
+0.10%

2464 x 900
0.20%
-0.01%

2560 x 720
0.08%
0.00%

2560 x 1024
1.52%
0.00%

2560 x 1080
0.08%
-0.01%

2560 x 1600
0.15%
0.00%

2624 x 900
0.30%
-0.01%

2640 x 768
0.06%
-0.01%

2640 x 1024
0.34%
-0.03%

2646 x 768
0.16%
-0.01%

2646 x 1024
0.83%
-0.05%

2704 x 1050
0.32%
0.00%

2720 x 768
0.19%
0.00%

2720 x 900
0.12%
-0.01%

2720 x 1024
0.51%
-0.08%

2726 x 768
0.45%
0.00%

2732 x 768
0.63%
+0.06%

2800 x 900
0.27%
+0.02%

2806 x 900
0.55%
+0.03%

2820 x 1440
0.07%
+0.07%

2880 x 900
0.73%
-0.05%

2880 x 1024
0.69%
+0.04%

2880 x 1200
0.10%
0.00%

2880 x 1800
0.28%
-0.01%

2944 x 1080
1.61%
-0.02%

2944 x 1200
0.09%
+0.02%

2944 x 1280
0.15%
-0.01%

2960 x 900
0.31%
+0.03%

2960 x 1050
1.78%
-0.03%

2966 x 900
0.43%
+0.02%

2970 x 1680
0.16%
0.00%

3000 x 1920
0.27%
-0.01%

3040 x 900
0.48%
-0.01%

3040 x 1050
0.29%
-0.01%

3046 x 1050
0.53%
-0.01%

3120 x 1050
0.57%
-0.01%

3120 x 1920
0.13%
-0.01%

3200 x 900
0.97%
-0.03%

3200 x 1080
9.09%
-0.24%

3200 x 1200
0.90%
-0.05%

3280 x 1050
0.48%
+0.04%

3280 x 1080
1.59%
-0.03%

3280 x 1200
0.13%
0.00%

3286 x 1080
2.46%
-0.05%

3286 x 1200
0.09%
0.00%

3360 x 1050
1.83%
-0.03%

3360 x 1080
3.85%
-0.03%

3360 x 1200
0.17%
-0.02%

3360 x 2100
0.16%
-0.01%

3456 x 1080
0.09%
+0.01%

3520 x 1080
2.78%
-0.06%

3520 x 1200
0.63%
-0.04%

3600 x 1080
7.30%
-0.09%

3600 x 1200
0.69%
+0.03%

3688 x 1080
0.15%
-0.02%

3840 x 1080
25.81%
+0.42%

3840 x 1093
0.12%
+0.01%

3840 x 1154
0.08%
0.00%

3840 x 1200
3.45%
+0.12%

3840 x 1440
0.09%
-0.02%

3840 x 2160
0.74%
-0.05%

3840 x 2400
0.24%
+0.03%

3968 x 1152
0.09%
+0.02%

4240 x 1440
0.16%
0.00%

4480 x 1080
0.32%
0.00%

4480 x 1440
1.07%
+0.02%

4480 x 1600
0.16%
0.00%

4880 x 1080
0.08%
0.00%

4920 x 1920
0.07%
+0.07%

5040 x 1050
0.08%
+0.01%

5120 x 1080
0.26%
+0.03%

5120 x 1440
0.22%
+0.02%

5120 x 2880
0.42%
+0.02%

5200 x 1080
0.07%
+0.07%

5280 x 1080
0.18%
-0.03%

5440 x 1080
0.07%
0.00%

5520 x 1080
0.25%
+0.04%

5760 x 1080
2.04%
+0.08%

5760 x 1200
0.28%
-0.04%

5760 x 2160
0.12%
0.00%

6400 x 1440
0.13%
+0.04%

7680 x 1080
0.07%
+0.07%

Other
12.24%
-0.15%

Microphones
Yes 
70.00% 
-1.01% 

Yes
70.00%
-1.01%

No
16.97%
+0.08%

Unknown
13.04%
+0.94%

Language
English 
49.64% 
-0.17% 

English
49.64%
-0.17%

Russian
16.89%
+0.13%

Spanish
5.21%
0.00%

German
4.88%
-0.16%

French
3.74%
+0.08%

Brazilian Portuguese
3.50%
-0.04%

Simplified Chinese
3.04%
+0.17%

Polish
1.89%
+0.05%

Korean
1.52%
-0.21%

Thai
1.27%
+0.11%

Italian
1.02%
-0.05%

Turkish
0.92%
+0.05%

Japanese
0.88%
0.00%

Portuguese
0.83%
-0.06%

Czech
0.71%
+0.03%

Swedish
0.68%
+0.04%

Traditional Chinese
0.66%
-0.04%

Dutch
0.53%
+0.01%

Danish
0.52%
+0.03%

Hungarian
0.46%
+0.03%

Finnish
0.34%
-0.01%

Norwegian
0.28%
+0.01%

Romanian
0.25%
0.00%

Ukrainian
0.16%
0.00%

Greek
0.11%
+0.01%

Bulgarian
0.07%
0.00%

Unknown
0.00%
0.00%

Free Hard Drive Space
250 GB to 499 GB 
25.86% 
+0.07% 

Less than 10 GB
1.78%
-0.04%

10 GB to 99 GB
20.86%
-0.36%

100 GB to 249 GB
24.91%
+0.06%

250 GB to 499 GB
25.86%
+0.07%

500 GB to 749 GB
12.10%
-0.09%

750 GB to 999 GB
8.14%
+0.24%

Above 1 TB
6.34%
+0.11%

Total Hard Drive Space
250 GB to 499 GB 
33.49% 
+0.07% 

Less than 10 GB
0.01%
0.00%

10 GB to 99 GB
1.63%
-0.02%

100 GB to 249 GB
9.60%
+0.13%

250 GB to 499 GB
33.49%
+0.07%

500 GB to 749 GB
11.73%
-0.34%

750 GB to 999 GB
20.73%
-0.01%

Above 1 TB
22.80%
+0.17%

Network Speed
Unspecified 
36.76% 
+1.05% 

Unspecified
36.76%
+1.05%

33.6 Kbps
1.51%
-0.04%

56.0 Kbps
2.78%
-0.02%

112.0 Kbps
1.02%
-0.03%

256.0 Kbps
4.66%
-0.20%

768.0 Kbps
5.31%
-0.13%

1,024.0 Kbps
4.07%
-0.13%

2,048.0 Kbps
21.61%
-0.59%

10,000.0 Kbps
22.26%
+0.06%

Other Settings
FCMOV 
100.00% 
0.00% 

FCMOV
100.00%
0.00%

SSE2
99.97%
+0.01%

SSE3
99.83%
+0.01%

NTFS
95.17%
+0.08%

SSE4.1
74.96%
+0.43%

SSE4.2
69.48%
+0.50%

HyperThreading
48.38%
+0.27%

SSE4a
22.29%
+0.08%