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Is anyone going to be getting the new HTC Thunderbolt from Verizon? It looks to be a great phone, but there is no set release date and the price is supposed to be $299 (With 2 year contract). I may get it, because it looks like a great phone but dont know if im willing to spend $300 on a phone that i dont even know when its going to be out.

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nah, dual core isnt worth the price increase from single core phones.
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I will be getting this phone.. but not on launch..
Where I live doesn't have 4g.. *to my knowledge.. however...I live on an island so coverage is I don't know how to say.. not as vast as the Continental U.S.
I had my Dinc stolen last month and now it's broken.. and I am S.O.L.. so I gotta wait for this puppy. hopefully my island gets 4g ASAP..
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nah, dual core isnt worth the price increase from single core phones.
This is a single core phone.


Its literally the LTE version of the Desire HD.


For $300 it comes with a preinstalled 32GB microSDHC card. Thats $90 alone.

$750 off contract is a bit much to swallow though, considering the DHD is $500 off contract. LTE isn't worth $250.
    
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This is a single core phone.


Its literally the LTE version of the Desire HD.


For $300 it comes with a preinstalled 32GB microSDHC card. Thats $90 alone.

$750 off contract is a bit much to swallow though, considering the DHD is $500 off contract. LTE isn't worth $250.
yeah thats the plus side is that it comes with 32gb microSDHC and 8 gb internal memory
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post #6 of 19
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This is a single core phone.


Its literally the LTE version of the Desire HD.


For $300 it comes with a preinstalled 32GB microSDHC card. Thats $90 alone.

$750 off contract is a bit much to swallow though, considering the DHD is $500 off contract. LTE isn't worth $250.
i thought the thunderbolt was touted as the first dual core verizon phone to be released??? if not def not worth it for sure. and 32gb sdhc(hc ones) are only $30.
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post #7 of 19
If and when it comes out I will think about it. Although if it does turn out its 750 off contract at VZW I'm passing.
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I will be getting it just so i can sell it again and keep the profit.... unless it turns out that buying an iphone 4 and selling it yields a greater profit.
    
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I will be getting it just so i can sell it again and keep the profit.... unless it turns out that buying an iphone 4 and selling it yields a greater profit.
lol people have had iphone4's for verizon for sale on CL for $550+ since feb 10th and havent sold them yet.
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lol people have had iphone4's for verizon for sale on CL for $550+ since feb 10th and havent sold them yet.
they're selling on ebay for that much. Meaning I can probably sell the thunderbolt (which is going to have a higher demand, and will probably sell at a higher price).
    
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