Well HELLO “Facebook” phone, you have been outed my friend. Looks like the pics we got of that hard button for Facebook integration was not a fake after all. With the Portfolio of six new devices we have the ChaCha and Salsa added to the lineup. The ChaCha and Salsa will both pack Gingerbread and the latest HTC Sense Experience along with an integrated Facebook button that allows the user to share a photo, website, change a status with a single press of the button.
The HTC Chacha is integrated with a full QWERTY keyboard that is tilted for easy viewing and comfortable to type on. It packs a front facing camera and HD quality video. (5 Mp Back / VGA Front) With a 2.6 inch 480×320 resolution landscape screen, this devices is clearly for that “easily fits in your pocket” crowd.
The HTC Salsa as the same integration as the ChaCha but will have higher specs. Salsa sports a 3.4 inch 480×360 screen and the same swap up of the ChaCha cam (5 MP Back / VGA Front) The Salsa will be a full touch screen experience without the QWERTY keyboard.
Both of these phones are a welcome line up to the HTC family and will be available to the consumers in Q2 and be available only on AT&T . Please check out the snippet from the official HTC Press Release below:
Today, HTC also unveiled the HTC ChaCha and HTC Salsa, two new phones that provide seamless social network integration, allowing you to stay in touch with your friends anytime, anywhere through deep Facebook incorporation. A dedicated Facebook button provides one-touch access to your friends and family. With a simple touch of the Facebook button, your network is immediately privy to the song you’re listening to, the new restaurant you’re checking out or interesting website you’ve stumbled upon. Both phones feature a 5-megapixel camera with auto focus and LED flash and a VGA front-facing camera for face-to-face conversations on the move and a 480 x 320 resolution screen. The HTC ChaCha and HTC Salsa smartphones will be available to customers globally beginning in Q2 2011. In the United States, HTC plans to bring this unique user experience to market later this year exclusively with AT&T.
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