Microsoft Sells About 40,000 Windows Phone 7 Devices On Day One

Posted Nov 10, 2010

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has sold about 40,000 Windows Phone 7 devices on day one of their launch according to The software giant reportedly spent about $100 million in advertisements for the new mobile operating system phones. To build up some additional hype, Microsoft said that they are planning on giving 89,000 of the phones to their employees too. While the numbers aren’t that close when compared to Android or the iPhone, they are not bad for a Monday. [TheStreet]