Windows Phone Devices Outsell Apple iPhone in Seven Countries

Windows Phone 8Windows Phone OS is a promising software platform with fluid user interface and great looks. However, sales figures are rarely revealed and we don’t know whether it is able to catch up with the rest of the competition or not. The Communication VP of Microsoft recently offered us parts of the information.

It was revealed that Microsoft’s mobile platform is able to reach ten percent market share is some countries. It’s also shown that Windows Phone handsets are shipped more than the Apple iPhone in seven markets. For years, Microsoft has been aiming to achieve significant breakthrough in the mobile market. And today, we can safely say that the company has been raising its market presence steadily.

The arrival of budget Windows Phone 8 handsets, such as Nokia Lumia 520 and Lumia 620 will surely boost its market share further. Surely, it will take awhile for Microsoft to duplicate Android’s success in the mobile industry.