Do most PC users dual boot. Not really. Most users does not even know what 'boot' means. :-). I don't believe Bootcamp is being used that much by Mac users as well.
Originally Posted by Hommie
Bootcamp is just one of those marketing features. With bootcamp, Apple is appeasing to Windows users who are afraid to switch because they don't want to lose all their apps. This explains it better than I can: [http://www.joelonsoftware.com/articl...00000052.html].
eliminating barriers to switching is the most important thing you have to do if you want to take over an existing market, because eliminating just one barrier will likely double your sales. Eliminate two barriers, and you'll double your sales again.
Btw, the article I've linked above is Microsoft's Excel team's strategy for entering the spreadsheet market which, at that time, is dominated by another spreadsheet - Lotus 123.