HTC Thunderbolt Gets Official Gingerbread Firmware Update

HTC ThunderboltWe are happy to bring you the latest news about the Firmware update for HTC Thunderbolt devices. Yes, it’s true, now HTC Thunderbolt devices got an Official Gingerbread Firmware update. HTC itself confirmed this news on Twitter and now all the users of HTC Thunderbolt are eagerly waiting to update their devices with this all-new Gingerbread firmware.

The new software update comes with the Build number: 2.11.605.3 and Baseband: 1.48.00.0906w_1, 0.01.78.0906w_2. This update also brings a lot of enhancements and changes to your HTC Thunderbolt devices.

Enhancements in the latest Gingerbread Firmware update:

  • Download Manager App: Users of HTC Thunderbolt can now directly manage downloads with this app pre-installed. Downloads from web browser, email and other sources are now easily managed.
  • App & Power Management details: Managing the apps is now even easier as this feature adds some more extra options to the settings. Just go to applications option in the settings and open the Manage applications option. Here you can view a newly added ‘Running’ option which displays a list of active applications along with the storage and memory used by the each application. In power settings you can see a new option named as ‘Power efficiency mode’.
  • New User Interface: This is the appreciable change for the HTC Thunderbolt devices as all the widgets, icons and everything will now appear with attractive colors.
  • Customizable Dock: Here comes another good enhancement and with this new feature users can instantly access some features directly from their home screens. Static phone, App launcher, and contacts icons are available in this Dock and you can access the Dock at the bottom of the home screen.

With all these appreciable enhancements they also made changes even to the devices which give some more features now. The additional device features include the changes in data connectivity, changes in alarm notifications, improved audio quality (while using Bluetooth), enhanced user interface for data roaming, reduced force close errors while using front camera, added new Google Books app, preloaded V CAST tones and many more.

So, now carry on and update your HTC Thunderbolt devices with the all-new Gingerbread Firmware.

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