We called Verizon spokesman, Albert Aydin who said about the update that began rolling out yesterday:
" It has come to the attention of Verizon Wireless and HTC that customers using the Thunderbolt by HTC have experienced a voicemail notification error with the recent software update. As a result, the update has been temporarily suspended while the companies work together to resolve the issue. Verizon Wireless and HTC anticipate the update being available soon; customers will be notified directly on their devices when it is ready for download. '
There were more reports of glitches such as problems with voicemail, HTC Sense, the camera, locking, Google Talk and clock app reported in the HTC Forum. There are also reports that HTC ThunderBolt owners who tried to update from their smartphones were not able to.
Along with getting all the great features of Android 2.3 Gingerbread the update adds enhancements, better battery efficiency, better Bluetooth audio, desktop cradle support and fixes SMS misrouting problems.
The list of features in the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update are impressive, with the addition of download manager, active app management, shortcuts, one-touch copy/paste, widgets, icons, app groups, updated calendar options, camera geotagging, improved email synching, and camera auto-focus improvements. Read Gingerbread tips.
HTC Thunderbolt (Verizon) reviewers loved the HTC ThunderBolt for its innovation and being the first 4 LTE smartphone from Verizon. The HTC ThunderBolt is the most popular 4G LTE smartphone on the Verizon 4G LTE network