HTC ThunderBolt to arrive on March 17, say an HTC rep and a leaked e-mail

HTC ThunderBolt to arrive on March 17, say an HTC rep and a leaked e-mail
According to a leaked e-mail and a tweet posted by an HTC rep (his account was subsequently deleted), the HTC ThunderBolt is coming on March 17.

This is the latest rumoured launch date in a very long list of rumoured launch dates for the HTC ThunderBolt, which is touted to be Verizon's first LTE phone.

As quite a few release dates for this device have been speculated only to turn out to be incorrect, we will treat this info with a pinch of salt or, to put it another way, we'll believe the HTC ThunderBolt is coming when that's officially announced by HTC or Verizon.

source: Droid Life and Android Central via Engadget

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ThunderBolt
  • Display 4.3" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.3 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S2, Single core, 1000 MHz
  • Storage 8 GB + microSDHC
  • Battery 1400 mAh(6.30h talk time)

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17 Comments

1. theoo unregistered

bout ******* time!

9. narley

Posts: 357; Member since: May 14, 2009

I can tell you guys for a FACT that it really is coming the 17th. Probably no pre order because the date is already so close so would just check Thursday morning after 12am for availability.

2. Rich unregistered

SERIOUSLY!? if this is true ill be ecstatic! when can i preorder?

3. mmgbmt

Posts: 18; Member since: Nov 23, 2010

we can only hope...

4. addicted2phones

Posts: 1; Member since: Mar 09, 2011

info taken with a grain of salt

5. roldefol

Posts: 4744; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

So no comment on the 3/24 release of the HTC Trophy, eh? Windows fans out there? Anyone?

6. ayephoner

Posts: 858; Member since: Jun 09, 2009

*subject to change i doubt it will happen in 3 days with no preorder, no announcement and still no details on 4g pricing.

7. sscorp99

Posts: 40; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

It is shipping now, just got verified po.

8. JuliaKC unregistered

Oh really now. How delightful to receive some new information that is. Isn't that just spiffy.

10. luis_lopez_351

Posts: 951; Member since: Nov 18, 2010

isn't it illegal to read someone else mail including email

11. chris79 unregistered

The Htc Thunderbolt is being released march 17 confirmed by verizon rep call verizon find out for yourself

12. vzw salesrep unregistered

Whoever is doubting, don't... will be here the 17. phones will be in stock room with rest of normal shipment tomorrow. Verizon the whole time did not give us employees any launch dates until now. its in our equipment manager with the launch date of the 17th.

15. Vzdub emp unregistered

Pretty sure your risking your job by posting that if you really are a employee

16. johngalt

Posts: 5; Member since: Feb 17, 2011

yep-showing up in my incoming as well

13. twashington4

Posts: 81; Member since: May 24, 2010

So, the phone is being released with no changes to the current data plans? No 4G fee?

17. TheFunnyMan

Posts: 77; Member since: Jan 26, 2011

Thats correct. As of right now, Verizon Wireless does not plan on changing their data pricing at all. Still $29.99 for unlimited data, even if its 4G/3G

14. luis_lopez_351

Posts: 951; Member since: Nov 18, 2010

that could be false!! what if the truck driver who delivers the phones crashes xD

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