According to Microsoft itself, this is because the browser is now widely available on all major platforms.
Microsoft Edge continues to expand its user base and recruit users from Firefox and Google Chrome. Now the new chromium-based version of the browser has reached over 600 million users, reports Windows Latest.
According to Microsoft itself, the new top figure is a result of the browser now being widely available on Windows, Mac OS, Linux, Android and iOS. In addition, Microsoft Edge has also gained popularity through a fine critical reception, several updates that have made the browser clearly better and powerful marketing.
In just one year, Microsoft Edge has nearly doubled its number of users. At the same time, it is far to the first place held by Google Chrome. In a previous survey conducted by Netmarketshare for October 2020, Edge had 10.22 percent of the market (and old Internet Explorer 5.57 percent) while Google Chrome had a full 69.25 percent.