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T-Mobile Galaxy S5 receiving its Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update

The Galaxy S7 and S7 edge aren’t the only Samsung phones being updated by T-Mobile today. T-Mobile says that it’s now pushing Android 6.0.1 to the Samsung Galaxy S5. The update includes all of the goodies that you’d expect when you move it Marshmallow, like Google Now on Tap and Doze mode battery optimizations. Also included is May’s Android security patch and a “Device slowness fix”. This update is more than 1GB in size, so if … [read full article]

New T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and S7 edge updates are now rolling out

Galaxy S7 and S7 edge owners, the time to update has come again. T-Mobile is now pushing updates to both the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. These updates are rather small, weighing in at around 43MB, and include security improvements. Specifically, T-Mobile says that there’s a “Google Security update” inside. Small updates like this may not seem super exciting, but considering how most folks store personal information on their smartphones, it’s important that they be … [read full article]

Samsung Pay promo will give new users a free $20 gift card

Heads up, Samsung users, because a new Samsung Pay promo is live. From May 20 through June 6, Samsung will give new Samsung Pay users a $20 gift card when they use Samsung Pay for the first time. Samsung does note that private label cards and Bank of America Visa debit cards added to Samsung Pay before March 31 aren’t eligible for this deal. If you do qualify for this promo, all that you need to … [read full article]

HTC 10, Samsung Galaxy J7, and LG K10 all launch today at T-Mobile

Right on schedule, the HTC 10, Samsung Galaxy J7, and LG K10 are all available from T-Mobile. HTC’s new Android flagship is available for $0 down and 24 payments of $28.34 per month. If you’d prefer JUMP! On Demand, you can upgrade to the HTC 10 for $0 down and $28.50 per month. T-Mo is also offering the HTC 10 for $679.99 full retail. To celebrate the launch of the HTC 10, T-Mobile is offering a … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s latest ‘Get a Tablet on Us’ promo runs this weekend only

It’s time once again for a “Get a Tablet on Us” promo. T-Mobile is kicking off a “Get a Tablet on Us” deal today, May 13, that will run for this weekend only. With this offer, you can get an LG G Pad F 8.0 for free when you sign up for a mobile internet plan, which starts at $10 per month when paired with a smartphone plan ($20 without) for 2GB of data every month. … [read full article]

ZTE ZMAX Pro reportedly coming to T-Mobile with 6-inch display

After launching the original ZTE ZMAX in 2014, T-Mobile decided to pass on its successor, which is being sold by AT&T’s prepaid GoPhone brand. According to a new report, though, the ZMAX name will be making a return to T-Mobile this year. The ZTE ZMAX Pro will launch this summer, according to a VentureBeat report, and it’s going to arrive at T-Mobile. The ZTE ZMAX Pro is expected to be the largest ZMAX model yet, … [read full article]

HTC 10 launching at T-Mobile on May 18, early buyers get free gifts

UPDATE: I’ve gotten a couple more details on T-Mobile’s HTC 10 launch plans. T-Mo will offer the HTC 10 in Glacier Silver, and JUMP! On Demand pricing will be set at $0 down and $28.50 per month.   T-Mobile has been pretty quiet about the HTC 10 ever since HTC’s new Android flagship was announced one month ago, but today T-Mo is finally breaking its silence. The HTC 10 will launch at T-Mobile on May … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy J7, LG K10 tipped to be launching at T-Mobile on May 18

It looks like a couple of new Android phones are coming to T-Mobile next week. According to images sent to TmoNews by an anonymous source, T-Mobile will launch both the Samsung Galaxy J7 and LG K10 on May 18. Neither phone has been officially announced by T-Mobile, but a recent leak did suggest that both phones will be coming to T-Mobile in the late May to early June timeframe. The Galaxy J7 will come to market with a … [read full article]

Buy a Samsung Galaxy S7 from Costco, get a free HDTV

Today we learned that Samsung and T-Mobile are offering a $150 rebate on last year’s Galaxy flagships, but if you’d prefer the latest and greatest, you may want to visit your friendly neighborhood Costco store. Costco is kicking off a deal that’ll get you a 32-inch Samsung HDTV with the purchase of a Samsung Galaxy S7. In addition to the TV, you’ll get a $25 Costco Cash Card and a 5200mAh portable battery pack to … [read full article]

Samsung offering $150 rebate with T-Mobile Galaxy S6, S6 edge, S6 edge+, and Note 5 purchases

Now that the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge are here, we’ll likely start to see more discounts on last year’s Samsung flagships in an effort to make them more attractive to customers. That’s what Samsung and T-Mobile are teaming up to do now. From May 4 through June 14 (or while supplies last), you can get a $150 rebate when you buy a Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge, S6 edge+ or Note 5 … [read full article]