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Gartner has some statistics on overall Windows phone sales in Q1: 3.6 Million overall, and just 1.6 Million with Windows 7 software. We have written about iPhone sales statistics in Q1 – thats roughly a ratio of 5:1.
“Direct sales figures for Windows Phone 7 handsets have been remarkably difficult to come by since Microsoft’s OS reboot at the end of last year, but here come the stat gurus at Gartner to provide us with their best estimate. 3.6 million of the world’s smartphone sales in the past quarter were counted under the Microsoft mobile OS umbrella, of which 1.6 million featured the very latest WP7 software.”
Statistics Source: Engadget