jpgtr wrote:If you're referring to the report linked below, software isn't even listed in the chart. If fact, under "net sales of Musical Instruments/Audio Equipment", I would presume it to fall under "others", which was the only segment to lose revenue that year ( -1.3)AP wrote:Well Apple's revenue for 2013 was around $120. Billions. Yamaha's revenue was around $366. Billions and about 74% of that was from musical instruments. I think Cubase is here to stay
If that's the case, the numbers don't lie; Steinberg's old school distribution model is skating Cubase away from the puck.
http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q= ... HdxEvL2GDg
I hear you but any intelligent business person would understand that it would be easy for yamaha to bundle cubase with a Yamaha products or Native Instruments and the list goes on and on but so far it looks like cubase is leading in popularity.