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OnePlus 5 official reveal happening June 20th

OnePlus is nearly ready to reveal its newest flagship Android smartphone. The OnePlus 5 will be announced on June 20th, OnePlus confirmed today. The device will be revealed during an online event that’ll kick off at 9:00 am PT/12:00 pm ET. OnePlus is also planning to host pop-up events in a number of cities that’ll give folks the chance to be the first to own the OnePlus 5. One pop-up event will take place at … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 and S6 edge to get Android 7.0 updates this week

At the end of April, T-Mobile began pushing Android 7.0 to its version of the Galaxy S6 edge+. Now it’s time for the other Galaxy S6 models to begin getting their taste of Nougat. T-Mobile product guy @askdes today revealed that T-Mo’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge will begin getting Android 7.0 this week. If you’ve got a Galaxy S6 or S6 edge, you can manually check for a software update by going into … [read full article]

Apple announces iOS 11 with updates Control Center, App Store, and more

Today Apple held its WWDC 2017 keynote, and as expected, the company took the wraps off of iOS 11. iOS 11 is the next major update for Apple’s mobile operating system, and there are some big changes included. For example, Apple Pay will now support person-to-person payments, letting you send money to your friends. You can send money in Messages or use Siri, and you can pay using the debit or credit cards you’ve got … [read full article]

T-Mobile kicks off iPhone 7 storage upgrade, free iPhone SE deals

The weekend is nearly here, and T-Mobile is celebrating by kicking off a couple of new iPhone deals. First up, you can now get a 256GB iPhone 7 for the price of the 128GB model. That means that you can get a 256GB iPhone 7 for $125.99 down and $26 per month for 24 months, which works out to be $749 total, $100 off the 256GB model’s normal price. The other deal that T-Mo is … [read full article]

Next week’s T-Mobile Tuesday will include free T-Mo trucker hat, Redbox rental, and more

Next week is the one-year anniversary of T-Mobile Tuesdays, and now we know exactly what gifts and prizes T-Mo has planned for the big day. For the June 6th edition of T-Mobile Tuesdays, T-Mo customers can get $0.25 off a gallon of gas at Shell, up to 20 gallons. Also included a free one-night Redbox rental for you and another to share with a friend and a free T-Mobile trucker hat while supplies last. Finally, … [read full article]

T-Mobile Digits and #GetOutoftheRed officially launch today

Today’s a big day for T-Mobile because two major launches happening: one for existing customers, and one for non-T-Mo consumers. T-Mobile Digits is now live for customers on the Un-carrier. With Digits, you can make your phone number ring on multiple devices, including Android and iOS smartphones, tablets, smartwatches, and PCs. This means that you can make calls and send texts using these devices. You can also get additional Digits numbers and have them ring a … [read full article]

Essential Phone is a new flagship Android smartphone from Andy Rubin

UPDATE: Here’s T-Mobile’s official statement about the Essential Phone: “We’re excited for Andy Rubin and his team (the device looks amazing), and welcome customers purchasing Essential to bring it to the fastest and most advanced 4G LTE network in the country through our BYOD program. We’ll have more to share closer to general availability in terms of what advanced network features might be available in Essential.”     ORIGINAL: Meet the Essential Phone, the latest Android … [read full article]

T-Mobile celebrating first anniversary of T-Mobile Tuesdays with a ‘Thankathon’

We’re coming up on the one-year anniversary of T-Mobile Tuesdays, and it should come as no surprise that T-Mobile has got something planned for the event. On June 6th, T-Mobile Tuesday will include gifts like a free T-Mobile trucker hat, $0.25 off a gallon of gas at Shell (up to 20 gallons), and two free rentals from Redbox, one of which you can give you a friend. Prizes will include 100 LG G6 phones, 5,000 … [read full article]

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

It may be a holiday weekend, but that hasn’t stopped T-Mobile from pushing out updates to some of its devices. Owners of both the T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge are reporting that they’ve recently received software updates. The Galaxy S7 has been updated to software version G930TUVS4BQE1, while the Galaxy S7 edge has been updated to G935TUVS4BQE1. T-Mobile hasn’t updated its support documents for either phone as of the time that … [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]