Microsoft appears to be in a strong position with the Xbox Series X release coming up this Holiday. As part of the company’s latest earnings report for the quarter ended March 31, Microsoft disclosed a number of key statistics about how the Xbox brand is performing.
Microsoft no longer reports Xbox console sales, but the company did provide updates on Xbox Live and Xbox Game Pass, and more (via The Verge’s Tom Warren).
New Xbox Stats
- Xbox Live – nearly 90 million monthly active users (across all platforms)
- Xbox Game Pass — Surpassed 10 million paid subscribers
- Project xCloud — Has hundreds of thousands of active users in preview
Xbox Game Pass costs $10/month USD for the base package after a $1 introductory offer. With 10 million paying members, the service is generating $1 billion or more per year for Microsoft.