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New MetroPCS promo offers additional high-speed data

MetroPCS recently kicked off a few deals for folks looking to jump onto T-Mobile’s prepaid brand. First up, anyone that activates a new line on a plan $40 or higher per month will get an extra 1GB of 4G LTE data added to their standard data bucket. So if you sign up for the $40 per month plan, you’ll get 2GB of LTE data each month, while the signing up for the $50 plan will … [read full article]

Android M will include native visual voicemail, and T-Mobile will support it

If you’re an Android user, you’ve probably been looking forward to Android M ever since Google announced it nearly two months ago. Now you’re going to get even more excited for the next major Android release. Google has revealed that Android M will offer native visual voicemail support, meaning that you’ll be able to view different voicemail messages and not only … [read full article]

T-Mobile launching new HTC and Samsung phones, MetroPCS gets new Mexico Unlimited add-on

T-Mobile today announced a trio of new phones that will be hitting its magenta shelves later this month. The HTC Desire 626s, Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime, and Samsung Galaxy Core Prime will all arrive on July 22 with varying specs and price points. Here’s a quick rundown on what makes these phones tick: HTC Desire 626s: 5-inch 1280×720 display, Snapdragon 210 processor, 8-megapixel rear and 2-megapixel front cameras, 8GB of storage, microSD slot, 1GB of … [read full article]

New T-Mobile family plan offers four lines, each with 10GB of data, for $120

Time for another Un-carrier Amped move? Yep, time for another. T-Mobile just revealed its newest Un-carrier Amped announcement, which is a new family plan that offers two lines with 10GB of 4G LTE data for each line at a price of $100 per month. Each additional line can get 10GB for $20 per month. If you sign up for a fourth line before Labor Day on September … [read full article]

OnePlus 2 will include LTE band 12 support

When it launched last year, the OnePlus One was an attractive device because it offered pretty high-end specs for a low no-contract price. Unfortunately, the One doesn’t support all of T-Mobile’s LTE bands, making it a bit less attractive to T-Mo subscribers. The good news is that it looks like the OnePlus 2 will fix that. Several OnePlus employees recently jumped onto Reddit for an Ask Me (Almost) Anything session about … [read full article]

T-Mobile kicks off MLB All-Star Game contest that’s offering $5 million worth of travel vouchers

Earlier this week, T-Mobile announced that it is the first Presenting Sponsor for the MLB All-Star Game, and that it’s also sponsoring the All-Star FanFest again this year. Well today is the day that the FanFest kicks off, and T-Mo is celebrating with a contest. To kick off T-Mobile All-Star FanFest and the launch of Mobile Without Borders, T-Mo is giving $5 million to … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Mobile Without Borders will let you use your phone in Canada and Mexico without extra fees

The next Un-carrier move to get Amped? The original, Simple Choice. T-Mobile today introduced Mobile Without Borders, an expansion of Simple Choice that lets you use your phone in Canada and Mexico just like you would in the US. That means that calling and texting to, from, and between the US, Canada and Mexico won’t cost you extra, regardless of whether a mobile or landline phone is involved. … [read full article]