Wednesday, November 2, 2011

HTC Salsa


HTC Salsa:
Review


GENERAL2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G NetworkHSDPA 900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 2100
Announced2011, February
StatusAvailable. Released 2011, June


SIZEDimensions109.1 x 58.9 x 12.3 mm
Weight120 g


DISPLAYTypeTFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size320 x 480 pixels, 3.4 inches (~170 ppi pixel density)
- Gorilla Glass display
- Accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate
- Proximity sensor for auto turn-off
- HTC Sense UI
- Multi-touch input method


SOUNDAlert typesVibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
LoudspeakerYes
3.5mm jackYes


MEMORYPhonebookPractically unlimited entries and fields, Photocall
Call recordsPractically unlimited
Internal512 MB ROM, 512 MB RAM
Card slotmicroSD, up to 32GB


DATAGPRSUp to 114 kbps
EDGEUp to 560 kbps
3GHSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 384 Kbps
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
BluetoothYes, v3.0 with A2DP
Infrared portNo
USBYes, microUSB v2.0


CAMERAPrimary5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
FeaturesGeo-tagging, face detection
VideoYes, D1@24fps
SecondaryYes, VGA


FEATURESOSAndroid OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread)
CPU800 MHz processor, Adreno 205 GPU, Qualcomm MSM 7227 chipset
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
BrowserHTML
RadioStereo FM radio with RDS
GamesYes
ColorsBlack, Silver, Lilac
GPSYes, with A-GPS support
JavaYes, via Java MIDP emulator
- Facebook dedicated key
- SNS integration
- Digital compass
- Google Search, Maps, Gmail
- YouTube, Google Talk, Picasa integration
- MP3/AAC+/WAV/WMA player
- MP4/H.264 player
- Organizer
- Document viewer
- Voice memo
- Predictive text input


BATTERYStandard battery, Li-Ion 1520 mAh
Stand-byUp to 445 h (2G) / Up to 530 h (3G)
Talk timeUp to 9 h (2G) / Up to 7 h 50 min (3G)


MISCSAR US0.49 W/kg (head)     1.23 W/kg (body)    

Price RangeTaka (19500/-  to 22500/-) 


Well this is HTC Salsa at a glance.

The main key features of HTC Salsa:
  • Quad-band GSM and dual-band 3G support
  • 7.2 Mbps HSDPA and 384 Kbps HSUPA
  • 3.4" 16M-color capacitive TFT touchscreen of HVGA (320 x 480) resolution, Gorilla glass
  • Android OS v2.3 Gingerbread with HTC Sense
  • 800 MHz CPU, Adreno 205 GPU, Qualcomm MSM7227 chipset
  • 512 MB RAM and 512 MB ROM
  • 5 MP autofocus camera with LED flash and geotagging
  • D1 video recording @ 30fps
  • Wi-Fi b/g/n and DLNA
  • GPS with A-GPS
  • microSD slot up to 32GB (2GB card included)
  • Accelerometer and proximity sensor
  • Standard 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Stereo FM radio with RDS
  • microUSB port (charging) and stereo Bluetooth v2.1
  • Smart dialing, voice dialing
  • Front facing camera, video calls
  • DivX/XviD video support
  • Compact aluminum unibody
  • HTC Locations app
  • HTCSense.com integration
  • HTC Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Ultra-fast boot times (if you don’t remove battery)              
Disadvantages of HTC Salsa:

  • Below-par screen sunlight legibility
  • Camera not the best we’ve seen
  • microSD slot under the battery cover, not (quite) hot-swappable
  • No HD video recording
Conclusion:
HTC Salsa is a pretty decent smartphone. It feels great it hand and comfortable too.

3 comments:

  1. from where i can buy this SALSA..please let me know...my address is go2sharif@hotmail.com and phone number is 01720257912...

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