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T-Mobile LG V10 getting its Android 7.0 Nougat update

Looks like it’s time for another T-Mobile phone to be updated to Android Nougat. T-Mobile says that it’s now updating its LG V10 to Android 7.0. The update began rolling out this week and includes an E911 timer fix and Google software and stability fixes in addition to the bump to Nougat. As one might expect from a major upgrade like this, the V10’s update is pretty large. It weighs in at 1366MB, so you … [read full article]

T-Mobile touts fastest LTE download speeds, says 600MHz phones from Samsung and LG coming soon

T-Mobile’s got some network news to share. T-Mo says that, according to its analysis of national LTE results of Ookla Speedtest data, it’s got the fastest download speeds in the U.S. T-Mobile had an average of 26.9Mbps, while AT&T had 23.0Mbps and Verizon had 22.7Mbps. Sprint finished below 20Mbps, and so T-Mo decided to not include it in its graph. Also included in today’s announcement is that, according to crowd-sourced data, T-Mobile’s LTE availability is at 91.5 percent. … [read full article]

LG appears set to debut V30 on August 31

One day after images that claimed to show the design of the LG V30 leaked out, LG appears to be sending out invitations to the device’s official reveal. LG is sending “Save the Dates” for an event on August 31 in Berlin, Germany. The invitation looks like a tall 2:1 display and includes whats looks to be a “V” on its wallpaper. While LG isn’t coming right out and saying what it has planned for … [read full article]

New Google Pixel XL 2017 leak claims to give us a look at the phone’s updated design

Looks like the LG V30 isn’t the only LG-made flagship that’s leaking out today. New renders have been shared that claim to show the design of Google’s Pixel XL for 2017, codenamed Taimen. Shared by Android Police, this Pixel XL 2017 is said to be manufactured by LG, a change from last year when both Pixel models were made by HTC. This Pixel XL 2017 shares some design elements with last year’s Pixel XL, … [read full article]

LG V30 render leak allegedly shows design of upcoming flagship

For the past couple of years, LG has offered two flagship smartphones per year, launching a G series device in the first half of the year and a V series device in the second half. It looks like that’ll continue in 2017. Renders that claim to show off the LG V30 have made their way online. The images come from @OnLeaks and MySmartPrice and are said to be based on factory CAD information. This alleged LG … [read full article]

T-Mobile launches BOGO deals on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+, LG G6 and V20

T-Mobile is known for celebrating Father’s Day by rolling out deals, and this year is no different. Today T-Mobile announced two limited time Buy One, Get One deals. First up, customers can buy a Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ and get a second S8 or S8+ for free after rebate. You can also choose to buy an LG G6 or LG V20 and get a second G6 or V20 for free … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG V20 receiving update with security patches and bug fixes

It’s been awhile since the LG V20 has gotten a software update, but that drought is ending this week. T-Mobile is now pushing an update to the LG V20 that bumps it to software version H91810k. TmoNews reader AlwaysSmile got the update on their V20 today, and the phone is now on the May 1, 2017 security patch level. According to T-Mobile’s support page, this LG V20 update also includes an e911 timer fix and … [read full article]

LG Stylo 3 Plus launching at T-Mobile today, MetroPCS in June

Days after T-Mobile began updating the LG Stylo 2 Plus to Android 7.0, T-Mo has started sales of that phone’s successor. The LG Stylo 3 Plus is now available from T-Mobile for $9 down and $9 per month for 24 months, or $225 total. You can also pay $0 down and $10 per month if you buy using JUMP! On Demand. The LG Stylo 3 Plus will launch at MetroPCS in June. When it comes … [read full article]

LG’s T-Mobile G6 BOGO deal has its end date moved up

Over the weekend, there was some confusion regarding the BOGO deal that LG was offering on the T-Mobile G6. Now that Monday is here, though, some new info has surfaced. LG today updated its T-Mobile G6 BOGO offer to end today, May 15. The offer was previously scheduled to be available until June 8. A T-Mobile memo leaked out yesterday that said that this LG offer had been pulled. Today T-Mo is telling … [read full article]