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Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 designs reportedly shown off in leaked renders

Google’s new Pixel phones are some of the most hotly anticipated devices that are expected in the second half of 2017, and today we may be getting an early look at the two devices. Renders that claim to show the designs of the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 have leaked. They come from @OnLeaks and MySmartPrice, and they’re based on factory CAD information. While these new Pixel phones share the same basic design of … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge now receiving security updates

Following security updates for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 5, it’s now the Galaxy S7’s turn to be updated. T-Mobile is now pushing software updates to its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. The updates include the July 1, 2017 security patches. If you’ve got a T-Mobile Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 edge and haven’t yet gotten your update, you can manually check for it by going into Settings > Software update > … [read full article]

Moto Z2 Force Edition launching at T-Mobile on August 10th, BOGO deal in tow

The drought of Motorola smartphones on T-Mobile is coming to an end with the launch of the Moto Z2 Force Edition. Announced at an event in New York City today, the Moto Z2 Force Edition features a 5.5-inch 2560×1440 display with ShatterShield technology. Motorola says that its ShatterShield screen is guaranteed not to crack or shatter, and both the display and its embedded lens are warrantied against shattering and cracking for four years from your … [read full article]

MetroPCS customers get Scam ID and Scam Block this week

T-Mobile often pushes features that it offers its own customers to those on MetroPCS, and today that’s exactly what’s happening with two features that launched on T-Mo earlier this year. Starting tomorrow, July 25th, MetroPCS customers are getting Scam ID and Scam Block. The two features will be automatically enabled on that date for all MetroPCS customers. You can check to see if Scam Block is enabled or disabled for you by dialing #STS# (#787#). … [read full article]

Samsung offering $150 off unlocked Galaxy S8, get another $150 with qualifying trade-in

Samsung Galaxy S8 $150 off

Samsung is now offering $150 off the unlocked Galaxy S8, and you can get another $150 off when you trade in a qualifying smartphone. You can view the Galaxy S8 deal on Samsung’s website. The devices that qualify for trade in are the Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge and S6 edge+, Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge, iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, and iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Samsung says that your … [read full article]

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 Galaxy Note 5 receiving security update

A couple of days after the Galaxy S8 and S8+ got software updates, another Samsung smartphone has started receiving an update of its own. T-Mobile is now pushing an update to its Galaxy Note 5. It’s a small one, weighing in at just 24.39MB, and it includes the July 2017 security patches. As I’ve said before, security updates aren’t the most exciting things ever, but it’s important to have up-to-date security patches to keep … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leak claims to reveal the design of the upcoming flagship

Shortly after Samsung sent out invitations for its Galaxy Note 8 event, a leak has surfaced that claims to show off the design of the upcoming handset. Renders of what’s said to be the Galaxy Note 8 have been shared, showing a device that looks like a boxier Galaxy S8. There’s the same Infinity Display that’s found on the Galaxy S8, complete with slim bezels and no home button, which indicates that on-screen keys … [read full article]

T-Mobile offering $300 off iPhone 7 with trade-in, free iPhone SE

T-Mobile is kicking off the weekend with a new iPhone deal. Starting today, July 21st, you can trade in a qualifying iPhone to save $300 on a new iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus. The iPhone models that are eligible for trade-in include the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, or iPhone 6s Plus. T-Mo is also offering a free memory upgrade on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, meaning that you can get the … [read full article]

Samsung will reveal the Galaxy Note 8 on August 23

The Galaxy Note 8 is one of the most hotly anticipated smartphones of 2017, and now we know the day on which we’ll get to officially meet Samsung’s new flagship smartphone. Samsung is hosting a Galaxy Unpacked event at 11:00 am ET on August 23rd. The company isn’t saying much about what it’s got planned but there is a teaser image that we can dissect. As you can see in the image above, Samsung is … [read full article]