Facebook Home Now Available To Download Internationally

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Facebook has announced that Facebook Home is set to rollout internationally, following its debut in the U.S. on April 12. The purpose of the short U.S exclusivity was to ensure that any bugs and issues were ironed out before the new launcher went global.

Users all over the world should now be able to download Facebook Home if they have one of the supported devices. For now, those supported devices are the HTC One, HTC One X, Samsung Galaxy S III, Samsung Galaxy S4, Samsung Galaxy Note II, HTC First, and the HTC One +.

If you are one of the few people unaware of Facebook Home, be sure to check out the video below which highlights and explains Home’s key features.

As you can see from the video, Facebook Home is a custom Android launcher which enables the user to view popular news posts from the home screen, chat with Facebook friends inside any application, receive instant notifications, and get instant access to Facebook, Instagram, and other essential notifications no matter where they are.

Home’s Google Play description reads:

Facebook Home is the mobile experience that puts your friends at the heart of your phone. From the moment you turn it on, you see a steady stream of friends’ posts and photos on your home screen. Upfront notifications and quick access to your essentials mean you’ll never miss a moment. And when you download Facebook Messenger, you can keep chatting with friends when you’re using other apps.

• Glance at your phone for the latest photos and posts from your friends
• With chat heads and Facebook Messenger, you can keep chatting when you’re using other apps
• See news as it happens with bigger, bolder notifications
• Get right to Facebook, Instagram and other essentials

To download Facebook Home now, just hit the Google Play link below. And if you don’t have a supported device, don’t worry. We have a handy guide on how to install Facebook Home on any Android handset. You don’t need root access or any special tweaks; you just need to install a few APK files.