HTC Thunderbolt Update Squashes Bugs
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We are never getting an update
Be Careful with the "Simultaneous Voice/Data Claims
For those who don't live in areas covered by LTE, or when you can't pick up LTE signal for any reason, you will be on 3G/CDMA and it will then work like any other Verizon smartphone! And who knows how well the Thunderbolt will be implemented with 3G fallback. For example, if you are on the internet and move out of range on LTE, will the connection stay open? What if you are on the phone when y...
Talk about misinformation....simultaneous voice/data works without a 4G connection. I have to travel over 20 miles from my home to reach any type of 4G reception. Simultaneous voice/data works flawlessly from my home....3G only.....no 4G.
Get the Thunderbolt or wait?
I have been with Verizon since 2001. My original Moto Droid phone is acting up more in the last week or so.
A few days ago I texted him if there were any issues with his T-Bolt. He replied that his phone has difficulty keeping a Bluetooth connection so he is able to drive his car and talk hands free with his phone.
This is first thing I have heard of the Bluetooth issue and the T-bolt. Has anyone else had any similar issue?
Is Verizon planning on an update to fix this issue??
thanks ahead of time for your help.
Asif S. Kidwai
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Latest NOT GINGERBREAD update
I am holding out as I know it locks down my ability to use the mobile hotspot without a fee.
July 8/9 update fixes connectivity
I did not have reboot problems before; however, I did have connectivity problems where 4G and 3G connections stopped working randomly throughout the day. I rarely used the hotspot since my connectivity was not dependable.
Have not had connectivity problems. My Facebook app still loads and works after this July 8/9 update. There may be better radio management which could lead to better battery life.
I'll post again.
Free WiFi Hotspot
after the update:
Gotta pay for it.
now the people are informed.
It messed up my Facebook App
poor verizon customers
I can imagine the TB owners are just filled with joy at even more bloatware on their devices.
No more FREE MOBILE HOT SPOT
Improved data connectivity.
Enhanced Call History view.
Reduced number of device power cycles and resets.
Improved Bluetooth Discovery Mode pop-up window.
View App Menu in tabbed layout.
People search function enabled.
Backup Assistant has been added to the All Apps menu.
Preloaded My Verizon, V CAST Music and V CAST Videos.
Desktop cradle App is now available, showing clock in landscape mode.
NY Times site has been added into the browser bookmarks.
Developers not focus on Thunderbolt
thunderbolt getting worse
Does anyone else have problems with TB Rebooting on its own?
rooting & data question