Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7 was launched two months ago, and the question one may be asking is, how well is it selling? While there hasn’t been any phone company revealing their sales figures just yet, it is possible to arrive at an estimate from some data samples that is proportional to the sales of the phones.
Occasional Gamer has released several games on the Windows Phone 7 platform, and from one of their games, “Impossible Shota”, the data was collected and analyzed. The results were according to the phone model used to play their games, which is also indirectly proportional to the number of mobile phones sales.
Fromtheir data (above graph), HTC smartphonesare the highest at approximately 56%, while Samsung is second at 33%, and LG is third place with 11%.In terms of specific phone model, HTC HD7 holds 26% in Europe and United States together, while Samsung Focus is second. HTC’s Mozart is third with 12%, while Samsung’s Omnia 7 holds 10%.
Even though there are online videos and reviews showing comparing Samsung phones that boasts better performance than HTC phones, the HTC HD7’s 4.3-inch display is one notable feature that has appealed to many users.