Microsoft Sold 40 Million Windows 8 Licenses So Far

Posted Nov 27, 2012

Microsoft Corporation has revealed today that they have sold 40 million Windows 8 licenses thus far.  Windows Chief Marketing and Financial Officer Tami Reller revealed the figure at the Credit Suisse 2012 Annual Technology Conference according to The Verge.  This sales number was revealed shortly after the company sold 4 million upgrade copies of Windows 8.  Microsoft said “Windows 8 is outpacing Windows 7 in terms of upgrades.”