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Microsoft Reports Q1 FY 2012, EPS Up 10%

REDMOND, Wash. — Oct. 20, 2011 — Microsoft Corp. today announced record first-quarter revenue of $17.37 billion for the quarter ended Sept. 30, 2011, a 7% increase from the same period of the prior year. Operating income, net income, and diluted earnings per share for the quarter were $7.20 billion, $5.74 billion, and $0.68 per share, which represented increases of 1%, 6%, and 10%, respectively, when compared with the prior year period.

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Xbox 360 Sales Reach 55m LTD

The following sales data was announced by Microsoft:

  • Xbox 360 LTD sales – 55 million units worldwide (compared to 50 million PS3 units, and 86.01 million Wii units)
  • 360 has held the top spot in NPD sales charts for the past eleven months
  • 29% year over year increase in the US during the first four months of 2011
  • 35 million Xbox Live members
  • More than 10 million Kinect units sold

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Xbox 360 Surpasses 2.5 Million Kinect Sensors Sold Worldwide

REDMOND, Wash. — Nov. 29, 2010 — Microsoft Corp. today announced that strong demand over the Black Friday weekend has propelled retail sales of Kinect for Xbox 360 to more than 2.5 million units worldwide since it launched just 25 days ago.

“We are thrilled about the consumer response to Kinect, and are working hard with our retail and manufacturing partners to expedite production and shipments of Kinect to restock shelves as fast as possible to keep up with demand,” said Don Mattrick, president of the Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft. “With sales already exceeding two and a half million units in just 25 days, we are on pace to reach our forecast of 5 million units sold to consumers this holiday.”

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Microsoft releases Xbox 360 data – 42m consoles sold LTD, Xbox Live members log more than 1 billion hours per month

  • There are 42 million consoles sold in 35 countries.
  • In the last year alone there has been an 157 percent increase in the time spent watching movies and television on Xbox.
  • 42 percent of Xbox LIVE Gold members in the US are watching an average of an hour of television and movies on their Xbox, every single day or more than 30 hours of digitally distributed television and movies a month.
  • The 25 million members of Xbox LIVE around the world are each spending more than 30 hours per month on the service – that means cumulatively Xbox LIVE members are now logging more than one billion hours a month on the service.
  • Access to Xbox LIVE is expanding from 26 countries to 35 this November.

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*Update* Microsoft sold 2.8m Xbox 360 consoles in FY Q1, Halo Reach pulled in $350m in revenue

Let’s move on to the Entertainment and Devices division, which grew 27%, reflecting higher Xbox 360 platform revenue. We sold 2.8 million consoles this quarter, a unit increase of 38%.  In the U.S., the new Xbox 360 console has outsold all other platforms since its introduction, resulting in a record first quarter shipment. Halo Reach also had a solid launch this quarter, reaching approximately $350 million in revenue. The Halo effect extended to Xbox Live, which continues strong membership growth this quarter.

*Update* – Wii sales of 4.97m were for the six months ended 9-30-10, Wii sales for the same reporting quarter as Microsoft were 1.93m. Link, Link Original post below.

For comparison Wii sales were 4.97 million (correction see above) units over the same time period. Sony earnings and sales data will hit tomorrow morning.

Read the full Microsoft Earnings Call Transcript here.

Microsoft Reports Record First-Quarter Results, Xbox 360 Console Sales Up 38 Percent

All numbers in millions of U.S. Dollars, three months ended 09/30/10.

Consolidated

  • Revenue – $16,195 [compared to $12,920 for three months ended 09/30/09]
  • Net Income (loss) – $5,410 [compared to $3,574 for three months ended 09/30/09]

Entertainment and Devices Division

  • Revenue – $1,795 [compared to $1,412 for three months ended 09/30/09]
  • Operating Income (loss) – $382 [compared to $260 for three months ended 09/30/09]

Full press release and links to financial statements after the break.

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Microsoft Reports Record Q4 Results, 900K Fewer Xbox360s Shipped In Fiscal 2010

All numbers in millions of U.S. Dollars

Three months ended 06/30/10

Consolidated

  • Revenue – $16,039 [compared to $13,099 for three months ended 06/30/09]
  • Net Income (loss) – $4,518 [compared to $3,045 for three months ended 06/30/09]

Entertainment and Devices Division

  • Revenue – $1,600 [compared to $1,257 for three months ended 06/30/09]
  • Operating Income (loss) – $(172) [compared to $(141) for three months ended 06/30/09]

Year ended 06/30/10

Consolidated

  • Revenue – $62,484 [compared to $58,437 year ended 06/30/09]
  • Net Income (loss) – $18,760 [compared to $14,569 year ended 06/30/09]

Entertainment and Devices Division

  • Revenue – $8,058 [compared to $8,035 year ended 06/30/09]
  • Operating Income (loss) – $679 [compared to $108 year ended 06/30/09]

Entertainment and Devices Division results and links to financial statements after the break.

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Microsoft moved 5.2 million 360s last quarter

During Microsoft’s earnings call yesterday the company revealed that they sold 5.2 million Xbox 360 units during the three months ended Dec 31, 2009.  This was down 13% from the same time period last year.

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-Justin

Microsoft: Xbox 360 Worldwide Install Base is 34 million, Xbox Live Revenue up 50%

From Microsoft’s Q1 Earnings Call 10/23/09:

  • Xbox 360 currently has a 34 million unit install base Worldwide
  • Xbox 360 software attach rate is 8.7 titles per system
  • Xbox Live had a 50% revenue growth over the same quarter last year

-Justin

Microsoft ships 11.2m Xbox 360 units for fiscal year ended 06/30/09

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From Microsoft’s Q4 earnings release:

We shipped 1.2 million Xbox 360 consoles during the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2009, compared with 1.3 million Xbox 360 consoles during the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2008.

We shipped 11.2 million Xbox 360 consoles during fiscal year 2009, compared with 8.7 million Xbox 360 consoles during fiscal year 2008.

-Justin