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Xbox Game Pass now has over 18 million subscribers

1 month ago   |   By Windows Central

Xbox Game Pass has now hit 18 million subscribers, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has stated, speaking on its FY21 Q2 earnings call.
Microsoft outlined its second-quarter financials on Tuesday, including continued success for its Xbox portfolio, with gaming revenue increasing by 51% year-over-year. High demand for its latest gaming consoles, Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S, saw hardware revenue almost double with 86% growth. Xbox content and services also surged 40%, attributed to its games and subscriptions, including Xbox Game Pass.
It's the second time Microsoft has talked numbers around...
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Microsoft reports Q2 sales of $43 billion USD carried by growth in Azure, Xbox

Microsoft reports Q2 sales of $43 billion USD carried by growth in Azure, Xbox

1 month ago   |   By MobileSyrup

Microsoft shares rose in after-hours trading after the company reported over $43 billion USD in sales and over $15 billion USD in profit from its holiday quarter.
The Redmond, Washington-based software giant reported its fiscal second-quarter earnings on January 26th, which broke several records for the company. The $43 billion in quarterly sales is a first, and the company's stock hit a closing high of $232.33 USD .
Microsoft's sales earnings beat expectations by about $3 billion USD. Last quarter, the company posted $36.9 billion USD in sales.
Azure is garnering the most excitement among...
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Microsoft brings in a record-breaking $43.1 billion in rev for FY21 Q2

Microsoft brings in a record-breaking $43.1 billion in rev for FY21 Q2

1 month ago   |   By Windows Central

What you need to know
Microsoft's total revenue last quarter was a massive $43.1 billion.
Surface FY21 Q2 earnings surpassed two billion dollars for the first time.
Xbox earnings were up 51 percent due to robust demand for gaming.
Microsoft reported its FY21 Q2 earnings today, bringing in a massive $43.1 billion up 17 percent year over year from $36.9 billion.
The earnings reveal how well-positioned Microsoft is for what CEO Satya Nadella calls "the dawn of a second wave of digital transformation sweeping every company and every industry."
Overall highlights for the quarter...
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Microsoft's profits jump by 33 percent thanks to the cloud, PCs and Xbox

Microsoft's profits jump by 33 percent thanks to the cloud, PCs and Xbox

1 month ago   |   By Engadget

Another quarter, another booming earnings report from Microsoft. But what's notable for Q2 2021is that it isn't just the cloud driving the company forward this time. The company reported revenues of $43.1 billion, up 17 percent from last year. That's...
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Microsoft's Q2 Azure posts revenue growth of 50%, commercial cloud run rate at $66.8 billion

1 month ago   |   By ZDnet

CEO Satya Nadella said digital transformation and cloud demand drove results for Microsoft. Indeed, Azure revenue growth was up 50% in the second quarter.
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Xbox FY21 Q2 revenue surges 51% with Xbox Series X, Series S launch

Xbox FY21 Q2 revenue surges 51% with Xbox Series X, Series S launch

1 month ago   |   By Windows Central

What you need to know
Microsoft has detailed its FY21 Q2 earnings, reporting $43.1 billion company-wide revenue, with a 51% uptick in gaming revenue.
It follows the launch of its latest Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S consoles, which saw hardware revenue climb 86% year-over-year.
Xbox software and services also grew 40% annually, attributed to its first-party and third-party games lineup, alongside Xbox Game Pass subscriptions.
Microsoft has unveiled its second-quarter earnings for its 2021 fiscal year, once again reporting revenue on the rise to $43.1 billion. That also comes with...
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Microsoft Surface FY21 Q2 revenue hits over $2 billion for the first time

Microsoft Surface FY21 Q2 revenue hits over $2 billion for the first time

1 month ago   |   By Windows Central

Surface had another outstanding quarter with a slight uptick in sales year over year.
What you need to know
Surface FY21 Q2 earnings surpassed two billion dollars for the first time.
Windows OEM license growth was also up by one percent.
Microsoft's total revenue last quarter was a massive $43.1 billion.
Microsoft reported its FY21 Q2 earnings today, bringing in a massive $43.1 billion up 17 percent year over year from $36.9 billion.
Falling under More Personal Computing is Microsoft's Surface devices, which for the first time broke $2 billion, a modest increase year over year of three...
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Xbox, Surface, and cloud once again boost Microsoft's Q2 earnings

Xbox, Surface, and cloud once again boost Microsoft's Q2 earnings

1 month ago   |   By The Verge

Microsoft posted the second quarter of its 2021 financial results today , reporting revenue of $43.1 billion and a net income of $15.5 billion. Revenue is up 17 percent, and net income has increased by 33 percent. We saw some impressive growth for Surface, Xbox, and cloud-related services in Microsoft's previous quarter , and it's very much the same this time around.
The PC market just had its first big growth in 10 years , with around 300 million shipments of devices during 2020. The pandemic has impacted the way a lot of people work or learn, and many have turned to laptops to continue...
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Microsoft Made Enough Profit In Past 3 Months To Pay For Bethesda Acquisition Twice

1 month ago   |   By GameSpot

Business is booming for Xbox. Microsoft has reported earnings for its Fiscal Year 2021 Q2, and included in the report are some new numbers that speak to how Microsoft's gaming division-like other gaming publishers-is riding high right now due in part increased spending on games due to COVID-19. This is the first earnings release from Microsoft since it launched the Xbox Series X|S consoles in November. The release of those systems helped overall Xbox hardware sales jump by 86%. Content and services revenue, meanwhile, rose by 40%. This uptick was driven in part by third-party game sales...
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Microsoft reports Q2 FY21 earnings, makes $17.9 billion profits

1 month ago   |   By WMPoweruser

Microsoft today announced their FY Q2 2021 results for the quarter ended December 31, 2020, and, as compared to the corresponding period of last fiscal year, the company delivered the following outstanding numbers: Revenue was $43.1 billion and increased 17% Operating income was $17.9 billion and increased 29% Net income was $15.5 billion and increased...
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