600,000 New Windows Phones Sold In 2 weeks?November 28, 2011 5 Comments
Sales figures have become hard to come by, even when your trying to track down sales figures from products that have the most market-share. Take Google for instance, they boast about how many Android devices have been activated but not how many sold. Which could be anything from updating your device to flashing new ROMS.
For Windows Phone it has been even more of a struggle getting those numbersÂ since as of now it still has alot of catching up to do as far as sales are concerned. WMpoweruser.com though is using Facebook activity on Windows Phone as a marker to try and gauge how many Windows Phones have been sold.
Now the latest data shows a sharply upward spike in the number of users, increasing from 1,000,000 Monthly Active Users on the 11th November to 1,100,000 on the 25/11/11.
If our previously calculated multiple holds true that would correspond to around 600,000 new Windows Phone 7 users,
Now Windows Phone has a long way to go but if this data is even remotely true, then Microsoft is finally on the right path. With new marketing campaigns, Nokia finally joining the party and new devices from Samsung and HTC – Windows Phone is finally gaining some traction.