Each and every month, Steam conducts a survey to collect data about what kinds of computer hardware and software its customers are using. And according to the August survey, Microsoft’s Windows 10 64bit is the most popular OS as almost 50% of the Steam-survey takers is using it. Furthermore, NVIDIA and Intel have – once again – slightly increased their dominance.
As we can see, 57.57% of Steam users are using an NVIDIA GPU, while 24.44% are using an AMD/ATI GPU. Moreover 17.56% of Steam users are using an Intel integrated GPU. Compared to July’s numbers, NVIDIA got a 0.59% increase and AMD saw a 0.24% decrease.
Moving on to the CPU side, 77.40% of the survey-takers prefer Intel’s CPUs, while 22.60% prefer AMD’s CPUs. In other words, Intel saw a 0.15% increase and AMD saw a similar decrease.
Regarding the CPU cores that Steam-survey takers use, 46.87% of them own a dual-core CPU, while 46.48% own a quad-core CPU. Only 4.55% has a CPU with more than four CPU cores, and 2.10% is still on a single-core CPU.