Forums - Microsoft Discussion - Microsoft Q2. 360: 5.9m shipped (75.9m total), $6.38bn profit for the quarter.

Quite a big quarter?  Most expect a down YOY as PC/Laptop sales slow.   Perhaps we are in a transitional phase for MS?

Expensive quarter thats for sure.... Launch and marketing of Windows8, same for Windows8 Phone and Surface.  R&D still going on for Nextbox.

Historic net profits for previous Qtr 2 only:

 

Results in.....

2013 FY Quarter 2 results (3 months to Dec 31st 2012):

 

 

 



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Pretend Exclusive: A 3rd party multiplat, that releases for multiple consoles in the same window, in which all press showings and marketing are catered to only one console. Exclusive console bundles, being the lead platform, as well as timed exclusive/exclusive  betas and game content also strengthen the claim. The final effect is that the uninformed gamer will be convinced that the version primarily advertised is the only and/or best place to experience the game.

X1: Titanfall, COD: AW.    PS4: Watch Dogs, Destiny

Xbox E3 Exclusives: Halo MCC, Crackdown 3, Phantom Dust, Scalebound, Dance Central Spotlight

Damn! I wanted to make this thread.

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5.8 million X360 shipped.



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man-bear-pig said:
Damn! I wanted to make this thread.

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You, Kowen, and me are the 360 triforce. As long as one of us made it the thread is in good hands :P

Im power, your courage, and Kowen is wisdom.



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Pretend Exclusive: A 3rd party multiplat, that releases for multiple consoles in the same window, in which all press showings and marketing are catered to only one console. Exclusive console bundles, being the lead platform, as well as timed exclusive/exclusive  betas and game content also strengthen the claim. The final effect is that the uninformed gamer will be convinced that the version primarily advertised is the only and/or best place to experience the game.

X1: Titanfall, COD: AW.    PS4: Watch Dogs, Destiny

Xbox E3 Exclusives: Halo MCC, Crackdown 3, Phantom Dust, Scalebound, Dance Central Spotlight

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what caused the spike in Q2 only profits in the past 3 years? they just jumped considerably

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ethomaz said:

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5.8 million X360 shipped.


nah.  less. 

5.0m I reckon.

5.8 million would mean a prety hefty undertrack.



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bananaking21 said:
what caused the spike in Q2 only profits in the past 3 years? they just jumped considerably


Holiday quarter.

Which MS product(s) sells especially well in the holidays.....?



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