Facebook and HTC Cooperation Fails, All manufacturers don’t want to launch the Home Phone
June 24, according to Taiwan’s technology news site Digitimes reports, that after the performance of the smartphones Facebook Home and HTC First failed to meet market expectations, Samsung Electronics, Sony, Lenovo, ZTE and Huawei including a number of well-known smart phone manufacturers are reluctant to cooperate with Facebook to develop Facebook Home phone.
As to the reliable sources that the sales volume of HTC First that sold by mobile operator AT & T is very disappointing, forcing Facebook cancel the plan of launching the phone in Europe, and there’re also lots of negative reviews about the screen application repercussions of the Facebook Home.
It is reported that Samsung has rejected the proposal of jointly developing the new Facebook Home smartphone. Besides, other mobile phone manufacturers are taking wait-and-see attitude on the model.
It is also said that HTC, Huawei and Sony are now focusing on improving its own products – the main screen functionality and the user interface.