htc might be exiting the chinese market soon

It’s still unclear how much of HTC’s smartphone making division was left after Google’s acquisition of assets and employees, and the company seems to lately be focusing a lot more on its VR efforts. Back in July of last year it decided to exit the Indian smartphone market, and it might do the same in China soon.

According to a new report, the company’s devices are no longer for sale on or Tmall. HTC’s official Weibo account says this came after careful consideration of its long-term business strategy for the Chinese market. For now it’s still selling handsets through its own…