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Devices and Consumer revenue grew 13% to $11.91 billion.

  • Windows OEM revenue declined 3%, reflecting strong 12% growth in Windows OEM Pro revenue, offset by continued softness in the consumer PC market.

  • Surface revenue more than doubled sequentially, from $400 million in the first quarter to $893 million in the second quarter.

  • The company sold 7.4 million Xbox console units into the retail channel, including 3.9 million Xbox One consoles and 3.5 million Xbox 360 consoles.

  • Bing search share grew to 18.2% and search advertising revenue grew 34%.

Commercial revenue grew 10% to $12.67 billion.

  • SQL Server continued to gain market share with revenue growing double-digits.

  • System Center showed continued strength with double-digit revenue growth.

  • Commercial cloud services revenue more than doubled.

  • Office 365 commercial seats and Azure customers both grew triple-digits.

"We significantly outpaced enterprise IT spend as we continue to take share from our competitors by delivering the devices and services our customers need as they transition to the cloud,” said Kevin Turner, chief operating officer at Microsoft. “Our commercial cloud services revenue grew more than 100% year-over-year, as customers are embracing Office 365, Azure, and Dynamics CRM Online, and making long-term commitments to the Microsoft platform.”

Business Outlook

Microsoft will provide forward-looking guidance in connection with this quarterly earnings announcement on its earnings conference call and webcast detailed below.

Microsoft reports record revenue of $24.52 billion in second quarter








Microsoft's fiscal second quarter results were better-than-expected and the company provided a more details about Surface sales, which came in at $893 million, double from the first quarter.

The results, largely powered by Xbox sales and strong enterprise sales, topped Wall Street expectations. The company reported second quarter earnings of $6.56 billion, or 78 cents a share, on revenue of $24.52 billion. Non-GAAP earnings for the second quarter excluding various revenue deferrals were 81 cents a share.

Microsoft's Q2 strong: Surface revenue hits $893 million | ZDNet









In Microsoft's quarterly filing with the SEC, the company noted that cost of revenue for the Surface was $932 million, pointing to a $39 million shortfall. 






As for operating income by unit, Microsoft's devices and consumer unit delivered second quarter operating income of $2.64 billion, down from $3.55 billion a year ago, on revenue of $11.9 billion, up from $10.5 billion a year ago.

The commercial division reported second quarter operating income of $6.3 billion, up from $5.7 billion a year ago, on revenue of $12.67 billion, up from $11.52 billion a year ago.