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Nextbit Robin sale discounts the cloud-centric Android phone to $299.99

If you’re in the market for an affordable new Android phone, you may want to point your browser to Amazon. The Nextbit Robin is now on sale at Amazon for $299.99, which is $100 off its regular price and matches the phone’s early bird Kickstarter price. The sale — which will be good for two weeks — applies to both the Mint and Midnight versions of the Robin, and because the phone ships from … [read full article]

ZTE Spro 2 hotspot/projector officially arrives at T-Mobile today for $499.99

As expected, T-Mobile is now selling the ZTE Spro 2. The ZTE Spro 2 is available online today and will show its face at select T-Mobile stores tomorrow, June 8. Pricing is set at $0 down and 24 payments of $20.84, or $499.99 full retail. When it comes to specs, the T-Mobile version of the Spro 2 is similar to the version that’s already available on AT&T and Verizon. The Spro 2 runs Android 4.4.4 … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Un-carrier 11 move includes free stuff every week and stock in the company

T-Mobile has made 10 big Un-carrier moves in the past, including Music Freedom and Binge On, and today T-Mo turned things up to 11. Un-carrier 11 is now official, and with it, T-Mobile wants to thank its customers. The first part of the move is T-Mobile Tuesdays, a new app that’ll let subscribers get a free medium two-topping Domino’s pizza, a small Wendy’s Frosty, and a VUDU movie rental every Tuesday. These free … [read full article]

More details on Un-carrier 11 and T-Mobile’s stock giveaway leak out

With just a few days to go before T-Mobile’s Un-carrier 11 event, more alleged details of T-Mo’s plans have surfaced. According to a report form VentureBeat, T-Mobile’s effort to reward subscribers with stock in the company will be known as Stock Up. T-Mo stock is expected to be offered in two ways: First, existing postpaid subscribers that downloads the upcoming T-Mobile Tuesdays app before June 21 will be eligible for a single share of stock, … [read full article]

NAD tells Sprint to end Cut Your Bill In Half ads following T-Mobile challenge

Sprint has been heavily promoting its Cut Your Bill In Half deal ever since it launched last November, but now it looks like the carrier will be doing a bit less promotion. The National Advertising Division (NAD) has recommended to Sprint that it end its TV advertising for the Half Off Your Bill promo as well as modify its internet and in-store ads following a challenge from T-Mobile. Specifically, the NAD told Sprint that it should … [read full article]

ZTE Spro 2 is an Android-powered projector/hotspot, and it’s coming to T-Mobile

Looks like the ZTE ZMAX Pro isn’t the only new ZTE hardware that’s coming soon to T-Mobile. T-Mobile has launched support pages for the ZTE Spro 2, a smart projector/hotspot that runs Android 4.4.4. The Spro 2 has a 5-inch 1280×720 display that you can use to control the device, and it can project images up to 120 inches in size and 1280×720 in resolution. There are also HDMI and full-size USB ports on the … [read full article]

Un-carrier 11 coming June 6, T-Mobile says that it’s ‘turning it up to eleven’

It’s official: The next Un-carrier move is coming next week. T-Mobile announced today that Un-carrier 11 will be announced at 1:00 pm ET on Monday, June 6. The event will be live streamed, so everyone can find out exactly what T-Mo’s next Un-carrier move is together. As for what that move might be, T-Mobile says that it’s “turning it up to eleven,” and John Legere specifically called that out as a hint. A past rumor[read full article]

Coolpad Catalyst launching at T-Mobile and MetroPCS

After leaking out last month, the Coolpad Catalyst has been made officially official. The Catalyst will be available in T-Mobile stores on June 7, followed by a launch on MetroPCS on July 11. T-Mobile’s pricing will be set at $99.99. As you might expect with such a low price, the Coolpad Catalyst’s spec list is fairly entry-level. Included is a 5-inch 854×480 display, 5-megapixel rear and 2-megapixel front cameras, a quad-core Snapdragon 210 processor, 1GB of … [read full article]

Samsung Father’s Day promo will give you a free Gear VR when you buy a Galaxy smartphone

We’ve seen a few promos involving Galaxy smartphones from both Samsung and T-Mobile lately, and today there’s another to add to the list. Samsung’s new Father’s Day promo will give you a free Gear VR headset and “VR content experience” pack when you buy a Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S7, or Galaxy S7 edge. The offer is good on devices that you buy on an installment plan, … [read full article]

T-Mobile beats out AT&T, Verizon, and Sprint in customer satisfaction report

T-Mobile has won its fair share of awards lately, and today another organization is recognizing T-Mo. The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) today released a new report that details customer satisfaction among telecommunications companies. Included subscription TV companies, ISPs, cellphone companies, and wireless providers. When it comes to the carriers, T-Mobile beat out the other top three US providers with a score of 74, up from 70 in 2015. To compare, AT&T and … [read full article]