The series x| s launch has led the company’s gaming division to its largest quarterly quarter on quarter growth for a long time. Except for windows
Outside OEM and surface, all other businesses in Microsoft have seen double-digit growth in Q2.
In the second quarter of fy2021, Microsoft’s revenue reached $43.1 billion, breaking the historical record, with a net profit of $15.5 billion (enough for Microsoft to acquire agency B twice), with revenue growing 17 year on year and profit growth of 33.
Summary of highlights of financial report:
Game revenue increased 51% from the same period last year, generating $5billion, the best quarter in Xbox’s history
Xbox content and services grew by 40% over the same period last year, mainly relying on first-party and third-party game sales and game pass subscription services
Xbox hardware increased 86 from the same period last year, driven by the Xbox series x| s release, Xbox series
X| s started strongly with sales exceeding any Xbox Console in the first month
Q2 Xbox content and service revenue exceeded the total Xbox game revenue in the same quarter of last year
Xbox hardware almost doubles, now accounts for 31% of Xbox’s total game revenue
It can be inferred from the data that the shipment volume of series s| X of new host does not reach the same time Xbox one level, which can also be seen in the global sales data, mainly due to capacity problems.
Xbox game pass subscribers reached 18million
Q2 third party content revenue of $2 billion (which means that the first party content services generate $1.5 billion)
Xbox live has 100 million active players (PC phone console) every month
Xbox series x| s supply continues to be limited, which will continue until March 31, 2021, which is the best