Microsoft has just released its results for the third quarter of the fiscal year to March 31, 2014. The Redmond company is performing better than expected, but still down from last year .
In fact , Microsoft announced a net profit of $ 5.66 billion ( € 4.1 billion ) , down 6.5% compared to the same period in 2013 ( 6.05 billion dollars).
However, these figures are better than expected as analysts had reported a turnover of 20.39 billion for the third quarter and Microsoft finally appears 20400000000 . Yes, it is little more , but it must be emphasized .
Regarding the video game industry and Consumer Device announced it sold more than 2 million Xbox this period , 1.2 million Xbox One, for a turnover of 8.3 billion dollars.
To recap, Microsoft recently announced that shipped 5 million Xbox One resellers (see : Xbox One: 5 million sales Titanfall is the best selling game in March ) ... face to 7 million PS4 .