The HTC ChaCha and the HTC Salsa, the ‘Facebook’ phones by HTC which were unveiled at MWC 2011, are now available for pre-order on Amazon UK. Both the phones were supposed to be launched in Q2 2011. According to the listing on Amazon, they will be launched on June 26, 2011.
Both the HTC ChaCha and the HTC Salsa will come with Android 2.4 Gingerbread.
The HTC ChaCha is a QWERTY smartphone with a 2.6 inch, 480 x 320 pixel touchscreen display. It comes with a 600 MHz processor and 512 MB RAM. It also has a 5 MP camera with AF and LED flash. It is priced at £249.99.
The HTC Salsa is a standard touchscreen phone with a 3.4 inch, 320 x 480 pixel display. It also has a 600 MHz processor and 512 MB RAM, just like the ChaCha. It comes with a 5 MP camera too, with AF and LED flash. It is priced at £319.99.
Both the phones come with the basics – Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS with A-GPS and HSDPA connectivity.