Microsoft Surface Unit Volume Doubled In Most Recent Quarter

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http://techcrunch.com – Microsoft today reported that its Surface line of tablets had revenue of $400 million in the most recent quarter. On its earnings call, the company stated that in the most recent quarter (fiscal Q1, 2014), Surface unit volume doubled from the prior quarter (fiscal Q4, 2013). I confirmed the fact with Microsoft directly, following the statement. It's an interesting fact, because it underscores that Surface is at once growing, but that it also had a weak summer sales season. For the fiscal year that recently ended for Microsoft, total Surface revenue totaled $853 million. Given that the $400 mil (IT news)