Report: Microsoft Surface Sales Ailing at 1.5 Million Units

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Microsoft (NSDQ: MSFT) only has sold about 1.5 million Surface tablets to date—some 1.1 million Surface RTs and approximately 400,000 Surface Pro’s—according to “people with knowledge of the company’s sales” cited in a Bloomberg published account. But what do the figures really mean? Here’s some timely perspective. Simply put: Those aren’t great numbers, obviously, especially when compared to the 3 million units the vendor reportedly ordered in anticipation of far stronger demand. Actually, the Surface Pro figures aren’t too bad, considering the unit has been on the marke (IT news)