Qn: Which is the Most Popular Browser Version in India? Ans: Firefox 3.6

IE’s market share in India is slipping (following the global trend), and while Google Chrome continues its offline promotions, a browser version that comes out winner is Firefox 3.6.

IE is still the most popular browser (i.e. combined market share of IE 6, 7 and 8), but when it comes to a browser version, Firefox 3.6 takes the cake (23.25% market share as of today).

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Source: StatCounter Global Stats – Browser Version Market Share

What’s important to note here is the steep rise of Chrome 8.0, which is primarily driven by TV/outdoor and print ads.

As far as the overall browser market share for India is concerned, IE rules, closely followed by Firefox and Chrome.

Source: StatCounter Global Stats – Browser Market Share

Imp: Please note that this data is derived from Statcounter tool and is a representative sample.