Patience Stretched at HTC Thunderbolt Gingerbread: Update Delay:

There’s some unsettling news today for those of you still waiting for the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update for your HTC Thunderbolts. For some time now owners have been patiently, or not so patiently waiting for the operating system update which at one time seemed imminent. However it seems there … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt 73.5MB Update Starts Now: Should You Accept?

Here at OSM we like to bring you all the news about latest updates for your smartphones and yesterday told of the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update about to come to the HTC Droid Incredible 2. Today we have news of an update for the HTC Thunderbolt on Verizon as it is now available but there are … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt June 30 Update? Indicates Gingerbread & More

There’s promising news today for all you HTC Thunderbolt users on Verizon as it seems a software update is finally on the way. The signs indicate that the update will be bringing Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread and more, as well as fixing other issues and a release of June 30 is given. … [Read more...]

Amazon “Big Name” Smartphone Sale: June 8th Finish

Are you still toying with the idea of getting a new smartphone, but not sure whether you can justify spending out your hard earned pennies? Today news may be about to change that. … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt Failures: What Would You Transform?

Since the HTC Thunderbolt initially launched, it has received a mixed bag of feedback. There will no doubt be many of you who are more than pleased with your purchase but on the flip side to this, subsequent problems with the handset may have left you feeling disappointed. We are talking about the … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt Update: List Of Changes

The HTC Thunderbolt has been seen as a thing of beauty since its release although there have been a few issues with it including some problems with texting and also complaints about its poor battery life. But if you think about it there’s quite a lot packed into the small device that could drain … [Read more...]

Wireless Charging for HTC Thunderbolt on Verizon: Plans Afoot

Apart from some misgivings about the battery life, the HTC Thunderbolt on Verizon has been quite a hit, with many users impressed by the first 4G handset for the Verizon 4G LTE network. If you’re a Thunderbolt user then we have good news for you today as it seems that wireless charging may be … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt Takes On iPhone 4 For Verizon’s Numero Uno?

If you’re in the market for a high-end smartphone, the chances are that two names will have sprung to mind. Firstly HTC and their Thunderbolt 4G, followed very closely by Apple's own iconic iPhone 4. If we are honest either of these devices will more likely tick all your boxes, but which one is … [Read more...]

Verizon HTC Thunderbolt Update: Battery Life Still a Problem

The HTC Thunderbolt has been one of the phones that many people have been looking forward to this year. We have recently reported that the phone has had a huge price drop on Amazon, how there’s now a toggle app that allows you to turn 4G on and off easily and also a comparison of the sales between … [Read more...]

Verizon LTE Network Outage 3G but not 4G: Are You Affected?

Every now and again, but not too often, we inform our readers of a Verizon outage and unfortunately today is one of those days. However it seems that the outage at present is only affecting the Verizon LTE Network and 3G but not 4G connectivity is available. … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt Price Drop: Amazon Massively Reduce

There are many mobile devices on the market and plenty that will be joining it very soon including the HTC Sensation that wants to rock the world. Another device that was very highly anticipated this year is the HTC Thunderbolt and now we have some more news about it to report to you … [Read more...]

Droid Charge vs Android Lineup: Droid Bionic Still Missing?


The decision of purchasing a mobile handset can be a hard and at times lengthy process, but really since the start of this year, the world of technology has been dominated by news of new phones and of course tablets. As well as Apple's iPhone 4 trend and a possible iPhone 5 on the way, HTC, … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt & Droid Bionic: Toggle App to Disable 4G Easily


The HTC Thunderbolt was the first 4G phone for Verizon’s 4G LTE network and was much-awaited by a lot of people. However one drawback of the dramatically faster 4G speeds is a poor battery life but we now have news about a new toggle app, so that you can disable 4G easily and quickly to save on … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt vs Verizon iPhone 4: Which Is Selling Better?


If there are two handsets we’ve written about more than any others so far this year the Apple iPhone 4 for Verizon and the HTC Thunderbolt, also on Verizon, would have to be two of the main candidates. We have previously compared these two phones along with the Motorola Droid Bionic, as far as … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt: Patch Update Fix Needed For New & Existing Problems

The highly sought after HTC Thunderbolt running on Verizon's 4G LTE network released some 3 weeks ago now, has come with mixed reaction. No doubt many of you are pleased with your purchase, but is this the case for everybody? Since its arrival, we have brought you news and had feedback through our … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt Android 2.3 Coming In Q2: More Delays?

For many just over a week ago, brought a huge sigh of relief when the HTC Thunderbolt finally launched after countless release delays. The handset being the first to step out with Verizon's 4G LTE speedy network, has endured a small amount of teething problems and disappointment, although on the … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt vs Samsung Droid Charge: Desirability Decision

Choices choices, this is what most say to themselves when on the brink of exchanging their current phone for a newer model. Constant upgrades and increases in technology mean that we are spoilt for choice in the smartphone market. … [Read more...]

CTIA Sees HTC HD7S: Reviewed Up Close And Personal

At the very start of this week, we brought you news of 2 new smartphones to land on the AT&T; banner, that of the LG Thrill and the other the HTC HD7S, and its the latter that we wanted to bring you up to date with. Recently seen at the CTIA event, we wanted to give you news on its specification … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot Issues: What About Yours?

Oh dear, oh dear, the HTC Thunderbolt was only released last week and was one of the most anticipated handsets of the year but we have already reported on a couple of separate issues with the phone, and now we have heard reports that some people are having problems with the LTE mobile hotspot. … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt Battery Unfulfilment: Your Thoughts

Officially last week on the 17th March, the HTC Thunderbolt finally arrived, even though its fair to say, a large percentage of you were disappointed with the constant release delays. On the whole the new HTC has lived up to its high expectations, although as with many new devices, it has … [Read more...]

Lower Priced HTC Thunderbolt: Knocks Amazon’s $179.99 Off The Spot

HTC's Thunderbolt has got to be one of the most highly talk about smartphones barring the iPhone 5. Having so much attention stirs up a variety of good and bad publicity and here at OSM we have covered the Thunderbolt's rise, from rumor to fact. … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt on Verizon Review Roundup: Plenty of Positives

The HTC Thunderbolt, the first 4G smartphone for the Verizon LTE network, was finally released yesterday to a torrent of attention. This much-awaited phone has a lot of people interested who can’t wait to try out its 4G capabilities and its pretty impressive specs. Now we wanted to look at a few … [Read more...]

HTC Big Up The Thunderbolt: Are They Right To?

The HTC Thunderbolt has gone on sale in a few different locations such as Best Buy, Verizon and of course the cheapest place at the moment is Amazon Wireless. That being the case there’s been a heck of a lot of hype surrounding this device both before and after its release … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt Glitch: Problems Sending Text Messages?

For many of you, the weeks of waiting for Verizon's HTC Thunderbolt finally paid off yesterday when it officially released, well you did have to wait quite a few weeks! If you fit into this very group of customers, then we would be interested to get your feedback as to what your early thoughts are … [Read more...]

HTC Thunderbolt Best Buy News: Price Will Remain $249…for now

We’ve been bringing you a ton of news about the HTC ThunderBolt, the first 4G phone to come to the Verizon LTE network, and this impressive handset was finally released today. Among our many articles we gave you news of the Best Buy price for the ThunderBolt which was rather baffling as it was … [Read more...]