Facebook Home hits 1 million download mark

  • Facebook Home has hit 1 million downloads, according to download numbers at Google Play.

    The milestone was reached just over a month after the release of the app.

    On Sunday, the app's page indicated that its download numbers now fall within the 1 million to 5 million range.

    According to analysts, the social networking giant’s software for Android took twice as long to reach second 500,000 than its first.

    The free app has received mixed reviews, with an average rating of 2.2 out of five stars.

    The app replaces the phone's home screen with a Facebook feed and chat options.

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