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Microsoft Surface deemed a dud, Q4 sales could come in below 1M units

zacharye (2330148) writes | about a year and a half ago

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zacharye (2330148) writes "While some see potential in Microsoft’s Surface tablet, most industry watchers appear to have written off the device at this point. Orders were reportedly cut in half following a slow launch, and Microsoft’s debut slate has been hammered time and time again by reviewers and analysts. The latest to pile on is Boston-based brokerage firm Detwiler Fenton, which estimates that when all is said and done, Microsoft will have sold fewer than 1 million Surface tablets in the slate’s debut quarter..."
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Anonymous Coward | about a year and a half ago | (#42192515)

What? That's ridiculous! Microsoft themselves said they easily sold like 40 billion million trillion skillion kajillion licenses a day the month before it was released! And that the Android infidels are committing suicide by the hundreds at One Microsoft Way! How can you argue with THAT?

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