The HTC First is the only phone to ship with Facebook Home preloaded. It is powered by a dual-core Adreno 305 1.4GHz GPU, 1GB of RAM and Android 4.1.2. The First packs a 4.3-inch display, Wi-Fi over 2.4GHz and HotSpot funcionality.
Facebook Home preloaded.
Minimalist, simple design.
Sleek, high-quality build.
No expandable memory.
Without Facebook Home, the First is a forgettable handset.
By TopTenREVIEWS on August 12, 2013
The HTC First is a social media guru's dream. This HTC mobile phone lives and breathes status updates, posts, comments and shared pictures. The included app launcher and Facebook Home feature make your phone's home screen a customizable window...-
By ConsumerSearch on August 01, 2013
Bottom lineDespite a step down in camera and display specs compared to current smartphone titans, the HTC First still serves up an excellent Android experience on a mid-range device. As the first smartphone preloaded with the Facebook Home interface,...-
By Chip Chick on May 16, 2013
In a world crowded with way too many Android smartphone choices, it's nice that HTC has come out with a phone that has an emphasis less on specs and more on how it integrates with your lifestyle. Overall, we think the HTC First is a good choice for...-
By Android Police on May 06, 2013
When the First was announced, we all made jokes and laughed at it. The "Facebook phone" has been somewhat of a joke in the Android community since rumors first hit the 'net many months ago, and the Status/ChaCha didn't help at all. I'm not...-
By MobileBurn on May 02, 2013
Sponsored links, if any, appear in green. HTC First A Facebook phone has supposedly been in development for years, but the whispers were always deemed false until Facebook announced Home earlier this month. Replacing a few standard Android apps and...-
By Android Central on April 27, 2013
Is it just reference hardware for Facebook Home, or a true candidate for your next smartphone purchase?There are few things in the mobile industry that have been constant over the last few years, but one that has is the rumor of a mythical "Facebook...-
By Know Your Mobile on April 24, 2013
It's not aimed at the top of the market and that's apparent from the moment we unpackaged it.The box contains:The device wrapped in a plasticky sleeveAll pretty regular stuff, really.The HTC First's rear cover is soft-touch and our device...-
By Know Your Mobile on April 23, 2013
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By PC Advisor on April 22, 2013
The HTC First has launched in the US, and is set to come to the UK on EE this summer. Here we've reviewed the HTC First and Facebook Home on an AT&T handset in the US. The HTC First is one of the more intriguing Android phones we've had the...60
By Pocketnow on April 22, 2013
Is the HTC First the most impressive and amazing phone to ever pass through our hands? Not by a long shot. Is it the most memorable? Hardly. But neither of those two things make it a bad device. In fact, we're keen on many aspects of the First. ...80