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Old March 20th, 2011, 06:14 PM   #51 (permalink)
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Ahh, i think i just fixed the problem. Found the service screen where you can pick what service (3g or 4g) you want. Picked CDMA (auto PRL) and it works...fingers are crossed. GPS locks on and location is right. Whoo hoo!!!!

And where is this screen

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^^^^^ yea, what he/she said.
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somebody really needs to sticky this:

Dial: *#*#4636#*#* -> Phone Information -> change CDMA+LTE auto to CDMA Auto.
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oh. he meant that way. thanks.
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I had an issue Friday night. Woke up Saturday with the battery at 30%. I had 1 missed phone call and 2 text messages. Other than that, no phone use.

Last night I gave it a bump charge before bed. That was nearly 17 hrs ago and I haven't had to charge it yet today. I'm sitting around 30% now. Going to let it run down and do another bump charge tonight.
Link to a thread on instructions for bump charge? I just joined and I hear it referenced a lot. When I search for it, all I notice are threads where people mention that they "bump Charged", not the instructions how to.. Thanks for the help!

Edit: Found it. Sorry.
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Got the Thunderbolt on Thursday, and it's been very good so far. Still highly recommended.

-As repeated by others, battery life isn't particularly impressive. It seems like I can survive most days at work, but I'll need to be careful and plug in at work at times. Hopefully rooting and removing some apps can help, but I'll wait for later versions before trying.

-I've had some unusual trouble at times moving icons from screen to screen. For some reason, the red (drag item, rearrange) bar above is kind of buggy and the swipe from page to page doesn't always work too well.

Coming from a Blackberry with a QWERTY, there were a few things that I miss:

-When my phone is plugged into my car's auxiliary for music, I have to use the touch screen to change songs, even with two buttons on the side for the ringer. My old BB used to let me use pres and hold the vol+ to skip forward, and the vol- to go back. Not a huge deal, but I want to look at the screen as little as possible.

-The notification LED light isn't as noticeable as my old phone used to be. I guess I'm still adjusting to all the notification differences on Android devices.
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Old March 21st, 2011, 05:43 AM   #57 (permalink)
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somebody really needs to sticky this:

Dial: *#*#4636#*#* -> Phone Information -> change CDMA+LTE auto to CDMA Auto.
Does this make your phone 3G only? What exactly is the effect of this? Is this for people thar don't live in a 4g area?
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Biggest complaint would probably be the battery life, but it has gotten better since I got the phone so I am starting to like it more and more. The speaker under the kickstand is a little annoying when you talk to someone on speaker because it is a bit muffled so when I have my phone on speaker I also put on the kickstand so the call quality is better. The keyboard definitely lags and doesn't retrieve the letters as fast as I type them. I have more spelling errors than I've had before but I am planning on downloading a new keyboard to hopefully fix this issue. I have also noticed those light leaks! Other than that, liking it more day by day.
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FedEx is dropping my TBolt off today - can't wait to get home from work and try it out. Has anyone tried disabling the GPS and the account sync? I have done that with my Droid A855 and the battery last almost twice as long. Still using the original battery since Nov 2009.

Also, I noticed from watching the youtube reviews, the USB port being on the wrong side. As others have mentioned, this makes absolutely no sense at all. For the most part, I keep my USB plug in my phone at work all day long - using it as an external drive for media. Looks like HTC/Verizon is trying to make a buck forcing us to purchase a dock when one of it's advertised features is a sturdy kickstand that can withstand hurricane winds.

The battery life will not be too much of an issue for me, I have 2 chargers at home, one in each vehicle and plenty of USB charging sources at work and everywhere else. Imagine if people complained about the life of their laptop as much as these phones? They are more than phones, they are mobile computing devices. MCD's
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1. I do not have one yet (waiting on a longer time-frame of general feedback from users and a more basic root process that uses current or newer firmware)

2. No 4G where I live for at least a year

3. Kick stand blocks the speaker

4. USB port location is counter-intuitive to using the stand (why???)

5. No 3G/4G toggle (unless you use the dial hack) Not an ideal fix- needs the option supported in FW.

6. The TB took so long to release, it is now close to the Sprint update that has better hardware.

7. At least 4gb of bloatware that can not be removed.... yet

8. No ad tie-ins to AC/DC's "Thunderstruck". Why not ?!?!

9. With the pratical addition of an extended battery, the TB is almost the size of a mini-tablet.

10. Did I mention I did not have one? That is my biggest problem with the TB. Added: Once the root dust is settled and general user feedback is less biased by fanboy luv, I will pull the trigger
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Got mine yesterday... haven't had any issues. The battery life is fine. I went to bed last night it was at 70%, I woke up it was at like 65%... (I don't have a % reader, I just go by the battery info screen - 10 notches on the green bar... each one is 10%)... Plugged it in for about an hour this morning. Got up to 90%. 3 hours later I'm at 80% with moderate usage.

So far no complaints, hopefully I won't have any. I think the battery issues are simply the settings. Coming from the Eris, I know how I like my settings, and what gives the most battery life. The same settings seem to be working here as well. The most important setting is to limit the auto syncing. Do you really need updates more than every few hours?
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1. No multi color notification LED.
2. Alarm doesn't snooze by hitting the volume rocker.
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Esabasard, you can actually change that in the settings. If you open the alarm screen (where you see the list of all your alarms that are saved), hit Menu and Settings. Then you can change what you want on the "Side button behavior" screen. :-)
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-the dock and DLNA adapter aren't available yet.

-led color isn't customizable.

-no 4g toggle widget...yet. a work around available.

-battery management isn't intuitive for novices. this is partially an android issue and a vzw issue. many of the stock settings in the included android apps and vzw bloatware have services that run too frequently and eat battery. modifying or turning off some settings help tremendously.

-bloatware! ugh!!! that's a general complaint applicable to all new phones though, not specific to the TB.


all that said, the TB is an excellent android phone and a very good entry for vzw's first 4g LTE phone. i predict it will become one of the top phones vzw has to offer even after the samsung and moto phones come out. users will learn how to adjust settings for better battery management, a 4g toggle will be available, HTC will release updates in addition to sense 2.3, and it still has the best UI available on any adroid phone.

plus the dev community for this device is already amazing. rooted in no time. customizations out the wahoo on the way. not having manufacturer imposed limitations some of the other phones have (encrypted bootloader, etc) will also keep this phone a favorite in the dev community.
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Esabasard, you can actually change that in the settings. If you open the alarm screen (where you see the list of all your alarms that are saved), hit Menu and Settings. Then you can change what you want on the "Side button behavior" screen. :-)
I have it set to snooze on side button, but it did not work this morning. Maybe I need to restart and try again tomorrow, but I had to push the snooze on the screen.

Edit: Found out that the side button behavior only applies when the screen is not locked, sounds stupid to me since it will almost always be locked when the alarm clock goes off. I did discover that the power button also snoozes
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I am finding the on/off switch very annoying. Very difficult for me to access, ending up pressing several times to bring up the screen. Also wish they'd left off some of the bloat ware, like I don't need Blockbuster, Let's Golf, etc.
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I will drill holes in the kickstand if it hinders my listen experience. Problem solved.
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I will drill holes in the kickstand if it hinders my listen experience. Problem solved.

You must post pics if you do this!
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Bluetooth - I turn the volume all the way up but it just seems way too quiet. I used the same headset on my LG Versa and it was fine. Now, I can barely here the other person. Any suggestions?
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Bluetooth - I turn the volume all the way up but it just seems way too quiet. I used the same headset on my LG Versa and it was fine. Now, I can barely here the other person. Any suggestions?

Try turning the volume up on both the phone and the headset.
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My complaints:

1. Battery cover breaks fingers. Shouldn't have to remove it often, so not a biggie

2. Notification LED - Sucks. Too small, light, and not enough color options.

3. While I love the screen, it flickers a lot during scrolling, especially with white text on black background. Again, minor annoyance.

4. Physical buttons - My power button is becoming smooshy and hard to press.

5. Sense - Disappointing that they didn't include the Hub and Skins and things like that. Don't know who is to blame, but whatever.. I'm sure we'll get some custom ROMs with these features available.

6. Bloatware - Out of control. Thankfully rooting helps fix this.

7. Kickstand - The speaker is awesome but it's blocked by the annoying kickstand. Not to mention that you can't use the kickstand while your phone is plugged in via USB, you have to stand it upright. *boggle*

Those are pretty much all I have. They are very minor issues with an otherwise awesome phone.
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Try turning the volume up on both the phone and the headset.
Tried that. Didn't work. Any other thoughts?
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somebody really needs to sticky this:

Dial: *#*#4636#*#* -> Phone Information -> change CDMA+LTE auto to CDMA Auto.
There is a free app in the market that can be used to change these settings. I work in a warehouse and the signal bounces from 4G to 3G to 1X to nothing like crazy. Changed it to CDMA Auto this morning, and it stays on 3G like a champ.

It's called Phone Info, by SC@Taiwan. Highly recommend it.

My main gripes with the phone so far are few -- the lame notification LED, and the hardware buttons. Power is too small, volume rocker is too big, and they are both too easy to depress. External speaker is kind of quiet, though it sounds great when the kickstand is down.
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No video chat and the battery are an issue with me. But, I really like the speed of the network and the phone itself is pretty spunky

All in all onl two complaints.
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Got the Thunderbolt on Thursday, and it's been very good so far. Still highly recommended.

-As repeated by others, battery life isn't particularly impressive. It seems like I can survive most days at work, but I'll need to be careful and plug in at work at times. Hopefully rooting and removing some apps can help, but I'll wait for later versions before trying.

-I've had some unusual trouble at times moving icons from screen to screen. For some reason, the red (drag item, rearrange) bar above is kind of buggy and the swipe from page to page doesn't always work too well.

Coming from a Blackberry with a QWERTY, there were a few things that I miss:

-When my phone is plugged into my car's auxiliary for music, I have to use the touch screen to change songs, even with two buttons on the side for the ringer. My old BB used to let me use pres and hold the vol+ to skip forward, and the vol- to go back. Not a huge deal, but I want to look at the screen as little as possible.

-The notification LED light isn't as noticeable as my old phone used to be. I guess I'm still adjusting to all the notification differences on Android devices.
Yeah, the notification light on the BB's is blinding! The TB notification light is way better than the lnc light, though.
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I wasn't going to bite...but here it goes.

1) Size - you knew this going in, but wow, it's big. Luckily, it's still very pocketable, but coming to grips (literally) with the device in hand still takes some getting used to. it makes the Incredible look/feel like kate moss.
2) Screen - I was expecting something as good as the Incredible. Instead, it's marginally better than the Droid screens - very washed out, low contrast, and for mine, a green-ish tint. Only a disappointment because we know HTC is capable of better
2a) Screen Resolution - you'd think that with 4.3" they'd take advantage of more resolution with the same dpi as the Incredible/Nexus 1. But no. Now I have the large-print-for-the-blind edition phone.
3) Battery - ok, you knew this going in as well - so far, similar to the Incredible, if not incrementally better.
4) Charging port - on the same side as the kickstand. which brings us to...
5) Kickstand - or more like how it covers the speakers. Yes, tiny speakers suck. we don't need to cripple them any more by covering them
6) Lack of optical trackpad - less of a necessity using the sense keyboard, but I prefer swype and having the arrow keys burried in swype makes it more annoying.
7) No Landscape sense (yet) - Not sure how I would like this anyway, but thought this was coming.

All in all, most of these (except the top 3) are very minor gripes, so the speed increases very much wash out these gripes. Size, it might just take some getting used to, battery life - i'm already used to recharging mid-day anyway, and screen, well, unless HTC/VZW releases some sort of gamma correction software, I might just have to bite the bullet on this one.

But on the flip side...
(un)expected bonuses/improvements/likes -
1) Speed. This should really be 1, 2, 3, all the way down to 47...it's not just network speeds (where i'm getting upwards 25-30 mbit down), but even application/processing speed. Who needs dual core when you already have no lag in software? Not to mention, with battery lives how they are now, I don't need help draining my battery any faster
2) 32 GB microSD card preinstalled - that alone could "justify" the higher price tag. It just makes life that much easier
3) Notification LED in the speaker grill - a nice touch.
4) Camera lens flush with the back - just makes more sense
5) Kickstand - placement over the speaker and relative to the charging port withstanding, it's a great little feature
6) Front Camera - haven't really taken advantage of this yet, but being able to impromptu vchat with the kids during work/lunch is something that i'm looking forward to
7) Sense 2.0 Software updates - app switcher in the notification panel, fast boot, etc - ok, so these aren't really TB-specific upgrades, but still, a nice touch.
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how did you not know how big it was, didn't you play with it (or at least hold it) before you threw down $250?? I wear skinny jeans sometimes and i have no problem getting the bolt in and out. Is it big in my pocket? Yes, but i knew it would be before i purchased it. I mean no disrespect by this, but please go return your bolt so someone who appreciates android can have it. There will be plenty of iphone's with lack of flash and microsd support, lack of customizations and small processors available for you.

And you're right it's not an iphone, it's a thunderbolt and it is sooooo much better. :d
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There is a free app in the market that can be used to change these settings. I work in a warehouse and the signal bounces from 4G to 3G to 1X to nothing like crazy. Changed it to CDMA Auto this morning, and it stays on 3G like a champ.

It's called Phone Info, by SC@Taiwan. Highly recommend it.

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So basically you would only toggle this when in a 3G only area, right? Because I'm having the same issue with it bouncing around like a jumping bean when I'm out of 4G range.

I wonder if they could have made the kickstand open both ways so we could have charged it in landscape if we wanted.

Other than those 2 things so far it's holding up pretty well.
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I will drill holes in the kickstand if it hinders my listen experience. Problem solved.
I don't have a problem with the volume with the kickstand in place, but for some that do and don't mind power tools (and voiding their warranty) this could be a good solution
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I thought I was going to get it but I didn't for the following reasons:
  1. I am not in a hurry for a new phone. I wan't to wait for a couple of weeks past CTIA to get the release dates of some of the other phones.
  2. I have a Nexus S which is a great phone on an OK network. I wish to be on verizon for the 4G as well as the network. But the stock Gingerbread UI of the Nexus S is so much smoother than the Thunderbolt. I might even wait till Thunderbolt gets Gingerbread to compare.
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Here are my complaints:
Size That's what she said. I am a guy with small girly hands and this thing is too big. I didn't realize this before I bought it, how would I have known? I like to wear skinny hipster jeans and this phone doesn't even fit through the pocket hole!
Weight It is heavy and feels like a brick! Lifting it feels like a workout! I am a heavy guy (mostly fat, no muscle) and it feels painful to hold sometimes!
Not dual core I don't even know what that means or how that will improve the phone but I want it because it sounds cool! I heard my friend say that the youtube videos load up faster on his Atrix by about 0.5 seconds. That is 0.5 seconds of my life that I'm not getting back.
Screen It's not a retina display! I heard those are made by apple and they look like a retina or something cool like that.
It's not an iPhone I thought it would be an iphone but it's not an iphone.

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You say it is so heavy it is painful to hold , not as heavy as a couple of 1/3 pounders at Burger King . Bet you don't have a problem lifting them.
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You say it is so heavy it is painful to hold , not as heavy as a couple of 1/3 pounders at Burger King . Bet you don't have a problem lifting them.
And that makes three. Lol
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Very funny. Time to make a little skit on YouTube...

You mean these are all jokes! I thought he pulled them off an iPhone forum
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Much of my issues have already been said, but I'll jump on!

1.) Kickstand. I love it to death, but why is it covering our puny speakers? I don't notice much of a difference, but it's there. Should have been a hole filled kickstand. Not like it's supporting THAT much weight..

2.) Audio in video recording too quite. I made a thread about this, and most people are having the same issue, making me think it's just a bug. Voice recorder is loud as shit, while the audio in a video is way too quiet.

3.) LED. So hard to see from a lot of angles and it's so dim. My OG Droid was perfect.

4.) Volume/Power button. Could be pushed out a little bit.

5.) Bloatware. Nuff said.

Otherwise, I still give this phone a 8/10. It's amazing.
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I haven't been able to mess with my phone too much, but so far what I have noticed is that Vibrate and silent are not options on the shutdown screen. You have to go into your settings and change it in your sound mode. I had a problem with it switching from vibrate to silent but that seems to have fixed its self somehow.
Also the kickstand position doesn't allow for you to charge the phone. Would have been better to have the charging port on the right side of the phone under the volume controls.

Battery Life is good, I went through a normal 8 hour work day texting,facebooking and phone calls throughout the day and still had a decent amount of battery left.

I had seen some people had a problem with swype for the keyboard. I downloaded slideit and it works amazing.
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Yeah. My biggest complaint is the build quality. I have light leakage all around the bottom of the phone, and also if I press with any kind of pressure on the search button on the phone, the LCD in the bottom of the screen goes black. Not very good build quality there HTC.
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Yeah. My biggest complaint is the build quality. I have light leakage all around the bottom of the phone, and also if I press with any kind of pressure on the search button on the phone, the LCD in the bottom of the screen goes black. Not very good build quality there HTC.

Doesn't mean the overall build quality is bad, just that you got a lemon. I would exchange it for a new one. Mine has absolutely zero leakage.
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Copy of an email I sent HTC about the HORRIBLE battery life.

I purchased the Thunderbolt from Verizon on the 18th. As you must well be aware of by now the 1400mAh battery that comes in the device is ridiculously small and underpowered for this device.

I am about to return this device as are several co workers and friends of mine. I am getting 4 to 5 hours of life with only one 5 minute call, ten minutes on the internet and all settings set to manual sync.

This is in a full 4g area. I am very very upset with this! I feel HTC could have put a 1750 or even 1850 mAh battery in this device, I have seen smaller and thiner devices equipped like this. ie the Motorola Atrix 4g.

I would love to keep this phone but I do not feel I nor anyone else should have to buy another standard or extended battery.

I feel HTC should provide free of charge either a free standard battery with external charger, free extended battery and door or design and issue a free "slim fit" higher mAh battery.

Please let me know how you plan to approach this stumbling block on an otherwise BEAUTIFUL device.
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Every time I end a call, I hear that stupid beep. And I don't know how to disable it.
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Every time I end a call, I hear that stupid beep. And I don't know how to disable it.
I've noticed that, too. I didn't have it on my Incredible, but it was on the X.
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Copy of an email I sent HTC about the HORRIBLE battery life.

I purchased the Thunderbolt from Verizon on the 18th. As you must well be aware of by now the 1400mAh battery that comes in the device is ridiculously small and underpowered for this device.

I am about to return this device as are several co workers and friends of mine. I am getting 4 to 5 hours of life with only one 5 minute call, ten minutes on the internet and all settings set to manual sync.

This is in a full 4g area. I am very very upset with this! I feel HTC could have put a 1750 or even 1850 mAh battery in this device, I have seen smaller and thiner devices equipped like this. ie the Motorola Atrix 4g.

I would love to keep this phone but I do not feel I nor anyone else should have to buy another standard or extended battery.

I feel HTC should provide free of charge either a free standard battery with external charger, free extended battery and door or design and issue a free "slim fit" higher mAh battery.

Please let me know how you plan to approach this stumbling block on an otherwise BEAUTIFUL device.
LOL good luck with that
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Right now, my only biggest complaints are with the LED and the bloatware. I intially had battery woes like so many others but it has gotten better each day. I got over 20 hours today off a full charge and still had 20% when I put it on the charger.
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Right now, my only biggest complaints are with the LED and the bloatware. I intially had battery woes like so many others but it has gotten better each day. I got over 20 hours today off a full charge and still had 20% when I put it on the charger.
The bloatware is kind of no harm no foul, since the space can not be used for media anyway- only for apps, but seems some of the allocation may be due to the Blockbuster app to store video temporarily. I prefer the Netflix app since member. Considering the Netflix app only tales up about 8mb and plays great on my iPod 4 using the Incredible to tether. Netflix app would be very nice on the TB. Not happening on the Inc due to no needed DRM keys in the chipset

You have 2.4gb of app space and large data files get pushed to the microsd card anyway. This means 2.4gb will last you a loooooong time Less space on the microsd left though

If you try to stuff all the media you can on your sd card you will notice. Others will not.
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I'm sure it's not the size that bothers people about bloatware, but more "WHY ARE YOU HERE WHEN I DON'T WANT YOU?!"
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I've noticed that, too. I didn't have it on my Incredible, but it was on the X.
Just checking to see if there was a solution to my petty issue yet. LOL It's just very annoying to hear a beep everytime I hang up. Why HTC? WHYYYY? lol
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Copy of an email I sent HTC about the HORRIBLE battery life.

I purchased the Thunderbolt from Verizon on the 18th. As you must well be aware of by now the 1400mAh battery that comes in the device is ridiculously small and underpowered for this device.

I am about to return this device as are several co workers and friends of mine. I am getting 4 to 5 hours of life with only one 5 minute call, ten minutes on the internet and all settings set to manual sync.

This is in a full 4g area. I am very very upset with this! I feel HTC could have put a 1750 or even 1850 mAh battery in this device, I have seen smaller and thiner devices equipped like this. ie the Motorola Atrix 4g.

I would love to keep this phone but I do not feel I nor anyone else should have to buy another standard or extended battery.

I feel HTC should provide free of charge either a free standard battery with external charger, free extended battery and door or design and issue a free "slim fit" higher mAh battery.

Please let me know how you plan to approach this stumbling block on an otherwise BEAUTIFUL device.
Let us know what they say, that is actually a very well thought out and professional e-mail. Kudos to you for not getting all emotional and irrational. Again very nice e-mail.
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Can barely hear the audio on the videos recorded using the camcorder mode...holding on a few more days to see if there is an announcement of a fix coming...otherwise I guess I will have to return this one before the 14 days is up...
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This complaint may sound silly to most, but I used my Eris all the time for music. The Thunderbolt makes listening music a lot more annoying! Not only do you have to unlock the phone to get music started, but if you have the stock music widget on the page, hitting the play button doesn't simply start playing your music unless you already have music playing (Lets say you restarted and turned the music app off)!!! This is very annoying for me, because then I have to open up the music app and select a song to play. On the Eris if you hit play, it would just resume from wherever the music was last time the application was being used.
I guess this is a dumb complaint, but wow; I can't believe my Eris does something better than my new Thunderbolt! O_o
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So far my only complaint is the stock voice dialer. No confirmation? Come on HTC you can do better! Anyone have a replacement app they can reccommend? I already tried Vlingo, which doesn't seem to work either.
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