This is the Facebook Phone. Built by HTC (just like the previous Facebook oriented phone, the Status), the smartphone is called the HTC First, and incorporates Facebook’s new user experience called Home, which integrates notifications, the newsfeed, and all things social with butter-smooth animations. The HTC First itself has a will come in red, light blue, white, and black color variants. It’s very minimalistic has a 4.3-inch, 1280 x 720 pixel Super LCD display.
Below the screen are three capacitive touch buttons with an overall rounded shape that has a camera on the front and back. Powering it is a new dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor clocked at 1.4GHz and paired with 1GB of RAM — making the HTC First one of the first (no pun intended) devices with the Snapdragon 400 chip. Moving on, there’s 16GB of internal storage, a 2,000mAh battery, a 5 megapixel rear camera with an f/2.0, 28mm lens, while the front camera is a simple 1.6-megapixel sensor.
The First exclusively supports AT&T’s 4G LTE network and will be available starting April 12th for $99.99.