Microsoft Sells Over 600 Million Windows 7 Licenses

Posted Jun 6, 2012

Microsoft Corporation has announced that they have sold over 600 million Windows 7 licenses since it was launched in October 2009. Microsoft Corporate Vice President of OEM Steve Guggenheimer made the announcement at Computex 2012. Microsoft Windows 7 is running on over 39% of Internet connected devices worldwide.

Microsoft expects that Windows 8 will be the biggest launch time in Microsoft’s history. “In addition to updating Windows client, Windows Server, phone and embedded platforms, there’s a massive wave of software and services coming to market that we think will delight customers, from Windows Azure, to Office 15, Xbox games, Skype and Bing.”