1. eugmc's Avatar
    If this is accurate those are huge numbers.
    For example, initial sales of the company's Lumia 710 at T-Mobile and the newly launched Lumia 900 on AT&T have been strong. The company said that more than 2 million Lumia 900 devices sold in the first few days and was a best seller on Amazon.com. But the company has had trouble in markets such as the U.K., where it initially launched the Lumia 800 and Lumia 710.

    Nokia sees strong Lumia sales in U.S., mixed results elsewhere | Mobile - CNET News
    04-19-2012 09:16 AM
  2. mparker's Avatar
    That's impressive. Remember a month ago when analysts were saying that the 900 had to sell 2M in a quarter to be considered a success.

    I can't find a cyan 900 for the life of me. Everybody's got one black 900 in stock, and that's it.
    04-19-2012 09:43 AM
  3. HeyCori's Avatar
    I love how the commenters on the article are quick to remind everyone that 2 million is a poor showing.
    04-19-2012 09:50 AM
  4. eugmc's Avatar
    I actually think the reporter is wrong...... But if the numbers are true then the launch was a blockbuster.
    04-19-2012 09:57 AM
  5. cgk's Avatar
    It's a great story only problem is... It's not true. Nowhere in their results or their earnings call do they say they have sold two million lumia 900s devices. I suspect this is a figure for TOTAL lumia devices across all markets.
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    04-19-2012 09:58 AM
  6. eugmc's Avatar
    And.... Looks like my assumption was correct. They edited it. That was a really bad mistake by that lady.
    04-19-2012 09:59 AM
  7. inteller's Avatar
    just 2 million outside US (well maybe some T-mo 710 numbers in there) I'd really like to see just the T-Mo 710 numbers.
    04-19-2012 10:08 AM
  8. jsntrenkelr's Avatar
    My local AT&T was sold put until yesterday. I don't think they have sold out of any device otber than the iPhone in recent memory.

    Sent from my Lumia 900 using Board Express
    04-19-2012 10:24 AM
  9. cp2_4eva's Avatar
    I'm thinking they will sell a couple million, but that's just me being optimistic. The phone is good and the more and more we show folks how nice it is, then other people will get interested. The initial surge is great. Just in time for them to get more recognition so come October and the holiday season, they can have those already interested to finally take the plunge, but on their own money, but through their family members money. I could be totally in left field with this though, lol. Me and my wife already plan to get new WP8 phone for Christmas.
    04-19-2012 10:29 AM
  10. HeyCori's Avatar
    And.... Looks like my assumption was correct. They edited it. That was a really bad mistake by that lady.

    Correction 7:42 a.m. PT:This story misstated how many Lumia 900 devices Nokia has sold. The company has not disclosed that information, but it has sold 2 million Lumia smartphones in total.

    Sucks but accurate information is more important.
    04-19-2012 10:31 AM