Microsoft posts strong quarter as Windows revenue slides

By Jos · 4 replies
Jan 20, 2012
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  1. Microsoft announced revenues of $20.89 billion for the quarter ending December 31, 2011, a 5% improvement over the same quarter a year earlier. Net profits were $6.62 billion, slightly down from…

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  2. bexwhitt

    bexwhitt TS Guru Posts: 355   +72

    A 6% decline is hardly a slide
  3. veLa

    veLa TS Evangelist Posts: 781   +235

    Yeah especially because the Windows 8 tablets will be arriving soon, and maybe Windows Phone will develop.
  4. Chazz

    Chazz TS Evangelist Posts: 679   +75

    Ya, this is a very strange title. I think they posted a record quartly revenue with that 20.9 billion. Microsoft always spends big money in R&D, so I think you are focusing your attention on the wrong thing. Microsoft is A-OK.
  5. That's not even including all they've made off of Android phones ?

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