Facebook fanatics now have a reason to exult, HTC has officially launched the first Smartphone to feature Facebook Home. Dubbed as the HTC First, the new Smartphone is now on sale at AT&T for $99.99 with two year contract.
HTC First boasts a 4.3-inch super LCD HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels at 341 ppi. Internally, the device is powered by a dual-core Qualcomm 8930AA processor clocked at 1.4GHz and has 1GB of RAM. It offers an internal storage of 16GB, but has no memory card slot for further expansion. There's a 5MP autofocus camera on the rear with LED flash, capable of 1080p Full HD video recording. Another camera is placed on the front side with a 1.6MP BSI sensor and an ultra wide-angle lens.
Under the hood, HTC First runs on Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS with Facebook Home and comes equipped with 4G-LTE capability. The device also supports 3G-HSPA+ and quad-band GSM. Other specs include Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n), NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, micro-USB 2.0 (5-pin) port, Digital compass, GPS, GLONASS, and 2000 mAh embedded rechargeable Li-polymer battery.
HTC First Key Specifications :
- Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS with Facebook Home
- 4.3 inch, 1280 x 720, 341 ppi, super LCD HD display
- 1.4GHz Dual-core Qualcomm 8930AA processor
- 1GB of RAM
- 16GB of Internal Storage (no MicroSD support)
- 5MP autofocus camera on the rear with LED flash
- 1.6MP ultra wide-angle front facing camera
- 4G-LTE (700/1700/2100 MHz)
- 3G-HSPA+ (850/900/1900/2100 MHz)
- GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)
- Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n), NFC and Bluetooth 4.0
- 3.5 mm stereo audio jack
- Micro-USB 2.0 (5-pin) port
- Internal GPS antenna + GLONASS
- Digital compass
- 2000 mAh Li-polymer battery
- Dimensions: 4.96 x 2.56 x 0.35 inches; 4.37 oz (124 g)
HTC First carries a price tag of $449.99 and comes in various color options namely - Black, White, Pale Blue and Red. AT&T is offering the Smartphone at a starting price of $99.99 with a two-year contract. If you prefer a one-year contract, you will need to shell out $349.99.