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HTC's New Facebook Phones - HTC ChaCha and HTC Salsa have Arrived

Facebook Phones Specs & Summary

Key Highlights of the HTC ChaCha and HTC Salsa

  Key highlights of the HTC ChaCha

  • Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread
  • Dedicated Facebook button
  • 800MHz processor 
  • 512MB RAM, 512MB ROM internal memory
  • Up to 32GB microSD (external)
  • Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
  • 2.6-inch TFT-LCD capacitive touchscreen / 480 x 320 pixels 
  • 5-megapixel rear camera 
  • Internal GPS antenna 
  • G-sensor
  • Proximity sensor 
  • Ambient light sensor 
  • 1250mAh battery
  • 120g
  • 114.4 x 64.6 x 10.7mm
     
  • Available from 14 June 2011
  • Exclusive through SIngTel and SingTel authorized retailers 
  • S$438 without contract
  • Available in modern white, phantom black and amethyst purple
     

 

  Key highlights of the HTC Salsa 

  • Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread
  • Dedicated Facebook button
  • 800MHz processor 
  • 512MB RAM, 512MB ROM internal memory
  • Up to 32GB microSD (external)
  • Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
  • 3.4-inch TFT-LCD capacitive touchscreen / 480 x 320 pixels 
  • 5-megapixel rear camera  
  • Internal GPS antenna 
  • G-sensor
  • Proximity sensor 
  • Ambient light sensor 
  • 1520mAh battery
  • 120g
  • 109.1 x 58.9 x 12.3mm
     
  • Available in June 2011
  • S$568 without contract
  • Available in blue
     

 

Summary of Various Functions of the Facebook Button:-

  • Post status updates (can be done on any home screen)
  • Upload pictures (take a picture and press the button)
  • Share websites ( URLs or any particular portion of the website)
  • Share with friends what song you are listening to (press the button while listening to a particular song)
  • Check in at places (press and hold the button)
  • Pulsing light whenever there is an opportunity to share content or updates through Facebook