HTC Status – The Facebook phone finally arrives!

The Facebook phone? Yes you heard it right. HTC Status, rumoured to be coming this week, is fondly called as The Facebook phone due to its dedicated small and cute Facebook button at the bottom of the body.

HTC says, “With a dedicated Facebook share button combined with the hallmark HTC Sense experience, HTC Status makes it easy for people to stay connected to the things that are important to them.”

Press the Facebook button from the home screen and instantly post on your wall.Press the Facebook button after clicking a snap or shooting a video and share that video/pic on your wall. Long press the button and check in your location with Facebook places.Anything interests you? Quickly share it to your Facebook friends by simply pressing the Facebook Button.In all, it beautifies your Facebook experience by leaps and bounds.

HTC Status Tech specifications

  • Platform: Android 2.3 + HTC Sense
  • Processor: MSM7227, 800 MHz
  • Display: 2.6-inch touch screen with 480 x 320 resolution
  • Network: Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900 UMTS/HSDPA 850/1900
  • Camera resolution: 5 MP main camera with autofocus, VGA  front-facing camera
  • Memory: 512 MB RAM, 512 MB ROM
  • Battery: Rechargeable lithium-ion battery, 1250 mAh

When you recieve/make a call, you get the Facebook details of that person on your call screen, including his status updates etc. You can also click great artstic snaps from the 5.0 MP front-facing camera with automatic flash and instantly let the world know about it via your facebook button. Other details like pricing, availability are yet to be released.

In short, if Facebook is a part of your life, then this HTC Status should be part of you.

Check out the official Facebook Page for more info.