Microsoft was in the news recently for getting into The Guinness Book of World Records for the largest selfie with its Lumia 730. Now, the Redmond-based company has revealed how it went about managing the feat of calling 1,151 people to the event and be a part of history. Also Read - Windows 365 now available to general public and this is what it costs in IndiaAlso Read - Windows 11 out now in “reliable” beta version, allows Dev Channel users to switch
On its blog, Microsoft announced that a very large group of excited participants achieved this feat. At least 1,151 people joined in on the fun, using a sign-in sheet to keep track of the number of people. After the picture was posted on Facebook, it garnered more than 33,000 likes and umpteen comments, which are growing still. Also Read - Xbox Series X restock in India possible by early August, no news on Series S
“Unfortunately, the picture perfect crowd can t lay official claim to taking part in selfie history just yet, as we re still waiting for confirmation from The Guinness Book of World Records. But we re very confident that soon this photo will be crowned the biggest ever,” the blog noted.
This record was previously held by Lava, who did a similar promotional strategy for its Iris X5 and took a selfie with 1,000 people with the smartphone.