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Over 40 Million Windows 8 Licenses Sold Within a Month!

Windows 8 was launched at a mega event last month(26th October) along with the Surface RT and other Windows 8 hardware.Within 4 days of the launch 4 Million Windows 8 Upgrades were sold to public,giving an indication of a good start.

Now Microsoft has officially announced on their Windows blog that just after a month of the public release Microsoft has sold as many as 40 Million Windows 8 licenses worldwide.

Windows business head Tami Reller shared this news at the Credit Suisse 2012 Annual Technology Conference.Not just that,but according to Microsoft Windows 8 is outpacing the sales of Windows 7 in comparison with it’s launch,though they didn’t specifically mention the numbers,but i guess this 40 million do speak for itself.

Source[Blogging Windows ]