The new HTC Vive Focus standalone headset went on sale in China yesterday December 12 and it's off to a huge start according to a comment posted on Chinese social media platform WeChat by Alvin Wang-Graylin, China Regional President of VR for HTC:
"Vive Focus wins standalone VR market share leader for 12/12 sales festival and gets a new 1 billion RMB ($150 million) order!", claims the post.
The order of about 250,000 units could have been placed by the Chinese governement.
Another post mentions that HTC is the overwhelming leader of PC-powered VR headsets in China, with 82% market share.