Microsoft writes off $ 900 million due to disappointing sales Surface RT




Microsoft has published quarterly figures, which has included $ 900 million in stocks Surface RT tablets. A write The operating results underline the disappointing sales of Microsoft Windows RT tablet.

The depreciation of $ 900 million is included in the figures for the fiscal fourth quarter results which Microsoft has out put . Although it has released the Surface RT, no sales indicates that the write sales significantly disappointing.

There were already sounds out that sales of the Surface RT disappointing . In March, Microsoft revealed that about one million units of the tablet had sold, while the company had ordered. Three million units only The sale of the Surface Pro, a full version of Windows 8 running, would be correct than expected.

Despite the disappointing sales Microsoft Surface RT achieved sales of $ 19.9 billion in the quarter. The profit amounted to 4.97 billion, while a year earlier loss was noted. In the same quarter Especially products like Office 365,, Skype, and Xbox Live would do well, Microsoft said. However, the company claims to have the declining sales of PCs. Burden

The Windows division saw its quarterly and annual sales by 6 percent and 5 percent growth, but if the revenue from Windows Upgrade Offers are not included, there is a decrease of 6 percent and 1 percent. The quarterly turnover of the Business branch increased by 14 percent, with Office 365 now provides annual sales of $ 1.5 billion. The Online Services Division, including Bing falls, had revenue growth of 9 percent and quarterly and annual turnover of the Entertainment and Devices Division, where the Xbox is a part, increased by 8 percent and 6 percent.



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