HTC Salsa

Last updated: Nov 16th, 2010.

The HTC Salsa was announced in February 2011 as one of the first mainstream "Facebook Phones". HTC and Facebook worked closely together to create a social networking driven device that features an actual "Facebook Button": whenever interesting content is easily shared to Facebook, the blue button lights up and with one press you can instantly share content with your friends on your Facebook page.

With a 3.4-inch screen, 480x320 pixel resolution, 5MP camera, front-facing camera for video chat, and Android 2.3 with HTC Sense, the HTC Salsa is an affordable Android phone that should excite the younger end of the mobile market looking for an original and exciting opportunity. It focuses on what the Facebook generation want most: a complete smartphone experience that allows them to share socially without putting them - or their parents - in bankruptcy.

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HTC ChaCha and Salsa Final Software Builds Leak

The HTC ChaCha and Salsa — those unique new Android handsets sporting a physical Facebook button for one touch access to the social networking giant — are poised for launch at the end of June, but a leak of the final software build for each handset is giving us an early look at what we …
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HTC’s MWC Phones – Where are they Headed?

Immediately following HTC’s announcements yesterday, carriers wanted to express their plans to carry one or more of the devices. Here’s a quick round-up of everything we’ve heard and seen so far. AT&T’s told Mobilized that they’ll be carrying two phones from HTC similar to the ChaCha and Salsa, the “Facebook phones”. Telus is going to …
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HTC Updates Product Page With New MWC Lineup

Here is another item for this HTC-filled news day. The product pages over at the main HTC site have been updated to include plenty of images and specs for the newly launched lineups of handsets. Now you can obsessively compare apples to apples and see how and where the Incredible S, Desire S, and Wildfire …
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Facebook Phones: HTC Salsa & HTC ChaCha Preview [VIDEO]

I’ll be honest: I was obsessively pessimistic about the concept of a “Facebook Phone”. Not only does it seems trendy in the most anti-cool way possible, but what’s the point in a hardware button to launch Facebook? It turns out the Facebook buttons does more than just launch Facebook: Whenever the button lights up, you’re …
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HTC ChaCha and Salsa Bring “Facebook Phone” Rumors to Life, Announced at MWC

If you were expecting all of HTC’s rumored Facebook plans to culminate in the announcement of THE Facebook Phone, brace yourself for disappointment. Just as we figured, HTC has taken a similar path as INQ with their Cloud Touch and announced a pair of Android 2.3 smartphones aimed at the mid-range market with the social …