resource to DigiTimes, citing industry sources, claims that HTC’s total sales will remain at the current year next year. This will be due to weak sales of smartphones, as well as difficulties in building Vive headsets sales volumes.
Sources believe that the image of the HTC brand continues to fall, which is the main problem of the company is not giving it to increase sales of smartphones. While sales of smartphones Google Pixel, which is engaged in the production of HTC, is unlikely to greatly affect the company’s earnings.
Sales Vive set by the end of the year, according to analysts, will reach 400 thousand units, and they will be sold about 600 000 in 2017. However, the recently announced HTC itself that sold more than devices 140,000. It is unlikely that under such a condition is to talk about the 400,000 set before the end of the year.