Written By Wahyu Chukin on April 10, 2013 | 8:00 AM
INFO GADGET - Facebook event that was held on Thursday (04/04/2013) United States eastern time (Friday morning GMT), HTC First successively introduced, the smartphone comes with a Facebook app Home by default.
Smartphone that carries a 4.3-inch screen size is equipped with dual-core processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 and operating system Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
However, instead of the hardware that the main attraction of this device, but the software that integrates Facebook Home in it.
Facebook Home is an application that changes the look of the homescreen and lockscreen from an Android phone so as to display updates in real time all the time without requiring the user to open a specific application.
Facebook Home itself actually can be used in a number of other Android smartphones, like the HTC One X and Samsung Galaxy SIII.
However, HTC CEO Peter Chou said that HTC First is the only device that comes with Facebook Home Optimization. "That means you will get a unique experience," he said on stage, as quoted from Engadget.
The optimization includes notification system that can work on the Facebook Home. In the Home version that you download from Google Play, the function was not available.
HTC First is available in four colors, namely red, blue, white, and black. Unfortunately, this new smartphone will be available exclusively through AT & T mobile operator in the United States.