HTC and Facebook announce First smartphone
htc first facebook phone

While the rumours of Facebook building a phone weren't true, HTC and Facebook have announced the HTC First, a new smartphone that puts Facebook front and center thanks to Facebook's newly announced set of apps for Android called Home. Underneath Facebook Home is Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

AT&T CEO Ralph De La Vega says that it offers "the most immersive engagement I've ever seen."

The First has a 4.3-inch display, dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, and will come in four colours, white, black, blue and red. It supports AT&T's 4G LTE network and will be available April 12th for $99.99. Zuckerberg also announced that they plan to work with Orange and EE in the UK to launch the device.