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Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL receiving Windows 10 Mobile Anniversary Update

Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL owners, another Windows 10 Mobile update is coming your way. An update to Windows 10 Mobile build 14393.67 is now hitting T-Mobile’s Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL. This is the Windows 10 Mobile Anniversary Update, which is hitting T-Mo’s Fierce XL around one week after it started arriving on unlocked Windows phones. This update is a bit more significant than previous Fierce XL updates because it adds several new features. Those … [read full article]

T-Mobile subscribers getting free access to hundreds of Wi-Fi hotspots in Singapore

T-Mobile customers have been enjoying some nice international benefits this summer, including unlimited high-speed data in Europe and Brazil. Now another international benefit has been announced. T-Mobile subscribers can get free access to Singapore’s free public Wi-Fi network, called Wireless@SG, from Aug. 22 through Sept. 21. T-Mo customers will have access to around 290 Wi-Fi hotspots in the designated test areas, including island resort Sentosa and major MRT train stations. If you’re planning to … [read full article]

Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL getting Windows 10 Mobile update to build 10586.545

If you’ve got an Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL with Windows 10 Mobile, the time for you to update has come once again. T-Mobile’s Fierce XL is now receiving an update, and as you can see in TmoNews reader Joe’s screenshots, the update bumps you to version 10586.545. As for what’s included, Microsoft’s changelog doesn’t mention any mobile-specific tweaks, so this cumulative update is a bit of a low-key one. While this update may not sound … [read full article]

Windows 10 Mobile Anniversary Update rumored to start hitting carrier devices August 16

Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL owners have been enjoying steady software updates since the Fierce XL hit T-Mobile earlier this year, and now we may know when their next update will arrive. The Windows 10 Mobile Anniversary Update is expected to be released to carrier-branded phones like T-Mobile’s Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL on August 16. This is one week later than unlocked W10M phones are expected to get the update, a delay that’s likely a result … [read full article]

Alcatel Fierce XL with Windows 10 Mobile receiving new software update

Another month, another Windows 10 Mobile update for the Alcatel Fierce XL. T-Mobile’s Alcatel Fierce XL is now receiving an update to Windows 10 Mobile version 10.0.10586.494. According to the information posted by Microsoft, Fierce XL owners can expect improved support to Windows 10 Mobile’s backup settings for apps as well as some other goodies. Microsoft’s full changelog for the Windows 10 build 10586.494 update: Improved reliability of Windows Media Player, Internet Explorer 11, Windows Explorer, … [read full article]

NuAns Neo hits Kickstarter with Windows 10 Mobile and swappable back covers

We haven’t seen any new Windows 10 Mobile smartphones on T-Mobile since the Fierce XL’s launch earlier this year, but today a new Kickstarter has launched to get Windows fans their fix for a new device. The NuAns Neo is now live on Kickstarter, and it boasts a unique design thanks to its Twotone covers. The back of the Neo is split into top and bottom halves, NuAns is selling Twotone covers in a variety … [read full article]

Microsoft offer bundles Lumia 550 with preloaded T-Mobile SIM kit for $99

Microsoft is currently running a special on the Lumia 550, and it’s focused on T-Mobile. Microsoft’s online store is offering the Lumia 550 for $99 unlocked, down from the $139 price tag that it originally launched with. When you buy a Lumia 550, Microsoft will throw in a free T-Mobile SIM card. Specifically, you’ll be getting a prepaid 3-in-1 SIM kit with 40 minutes of airtime. The SIM kit will automatically be added to your cart … [read full article]

Alcatel Fierce XL with Windows 10 Mobile update brings bug fixes, performance improvements

Alcatel Fierce XL owners, another Windows 10 Mobile update is coming your way. T-Mobile’s Fierce XL with Windows 10 Mobile is now getting the June Cumulative Update, which include several bug fixes and performance improvements. For example, there’s better stability and improved accuracy for the Maps app, and a fix for a bug that caused unexpected battery drain while syncing email using IMAP. Here’s what Microsoft’s full changelog for the update, which brings the Fierce … [read full article]

Alcatel Idol 4 Pro Wi-Fi certification hints at T-Mobile release

After launching the Fierce XL with Windows 10 earlier this year, it looks like the folks at Alcatel could be bringing another Windows smartphone to T-Mobile. The Wi-Fi Alliance has posted certification info for the Idol 4 Pro (shown below), a Windows 10 Mobile smartphone that leaked earlier this year. The certification doesn’t contain much in the way of exciting new info, but the product name does have one juicy tidbit: It reads “IDOL4 PRO … [read full article]

Alcatel Fierce XL getting Windows 10 Mobile update version 10586.318

One month after pushing 10586.218 to Windows 10 Mobile devices, Microsoft is now rolling out another Cumulative Update. TmoNews reader Joe today receive an update to 10586.318 on his Alcatel Fierce XL. The update includes several bug fixes and improvements, like a fix for a bug that could cause unexpected battery drain while the screen is off, and improvements to Cortana. Here’s what Microsoft’s official changelog for the update looks like: Reliability, performance and stability … [read full article]