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MyTouch 3G Fender Edition In The Wild

We keep hearing about this Limited Edition MyTouch 3G, and there are now in the wild shots of the wood covered wonder.  The HTC made, Fender collaborated, Android phone isn’t much of an upgrade to the MyTouch by only adding a 3.5mm headphone jack, wood grain finish and some preloaded content on a 16GB microSD card.  It looks like this phone will be polished and ready for it’s first gig on January 20th (so you … [read full article]

T-Mobile To Carry 8 HTC Handsets This Year

Update: As we think more about this, we have to wonder how valid the count of 8 handsets are and if thats really already including the other 3. We’re not counting the TouchPro2 and the Dash3G. I think we’d be better off just saying that HTC will likely bring more handsets to T-Mobile through 2010. Considering they have only brought Android and Windows Mobile to T-Mobile up to this point, its safe to consider that that pattern … [read full article]

Move From FlexPay To Postpaid Starting January 18th

Are you a current FlexPay customer aching to move your account over to Postpaid, so you can take advantage of lower prices? Well now you can! Starting January 18th, T-Mobile will be launching a FlexPay to Postpaid coversion program, in which qualified FlexPay customers will be able to migrate their account over to a Postpaid account. Some of the benefits of a Postpaid account include, eligibility for upgrade discounts, the ability to add additional lines based on tenure, and elgibility … [read full article]

Windows Mobile 6.5 Update Official

Less than a week after the Windows Mobile 6.5 ROM update leaks to the masses or at least the internet savvy, official word comes from T-Mobile regarding the update for the TouchPro2 and Dash 3G. As expected, January 20th is indeed the day Windows Mobile fans everywhere or at least those who own the aforementioned devices can head on over to the T-Mobile upgrade page and get all the 6.5 goodies. Check out the … [read full article]

MyTouch Fender Edition Coming Soon

We first caught wind of the myTouch LE (Limited Edition) Fender all the way back in October 2009, where few details were know. Thanks to one of our trusty tipsters, above you will see what the myTouch Fender includes. Along with the Fender inspired casing, it will also include a 16GB MicroSD memory card, a 3.5mm headphone jack (something the original myTouch should have already included) and various Fender branded accessories will be available as well. As for the launch date, our sources are stating … [read full article]

T-Mobile Acknowledges Nexus One 3G Problem

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If there was a problem yo I’ll solve it…While the internet was quick to jump on a problem existing between the Nexus One and 3G, neither Google nor T-Mobile acknowledged the problem. Granted we’re only five days in from the initial sale date, however one might think that Google would be ahead of the game. For a company that lives by the beta moniker, for this to have completely skipped their battery of tests is … [read full article]

Samsung T569 Headed To T-Mobile?

If you’re someone looking for a decent mobile handset without all the bells and whistles smartphones come with, looks like theirs going to be yet another choice to pick from. T-Mobile is rumored to be releasing another entry level Samsung handset, called the Samsung T569. The T569 is Bluetooth capable, SMS & MMS capable, and MyFaves. Also it will include a 200 x 400 pixel screen, 3G capability, and is powered by version 1.5 of the Dolphin Browser. … [read full article]

From The TmoNews Forums…

With all that has been going on in the T-Mobile world lately, surely you must want a place to discuss these happenings with like minded magenta fanatics. There must be a place that T-Mobile fans can discuss all things T-Mobile. The TmoNews forums!! Recent days have brought about much to discuss, both great, and not so great. How about the HTC HD2 getting official confirmation on T-Mobile USA and exciting Windows Mobile faithful to … [read full article]

MyTouch3G Version 1.2 In The Works?

So this is an interesting little tidbit sent my way in the last 24 hours. Apparently February 10th gives way to the MyTouch3G 1.2. My original thought was that the Fender edition might be this MyTouch3G 1.2. However, my source states that with some suspicion that it might be the original MyTouch3G coming with a 3.5 mm headset jack. This stems from material that hints toward two sets of accessory skus, modified to fit “both” … [read full article]

Motorola Phone Passes FCC With AWS Goodness

While most of us have geared our attention toward the HTC HD2 or  HTC Nexus One, the FCC  has just passed another unknown  Motorola phone (FCC ID: IHDP56KC6) with T-Mobile AWS 3G bands ( 1700/2100 ). Could this possibly be the Android powered Motorola Sholes/Sholes Tablet that was rumored to be heading Magenta’s way? Or could it be another wannabe “iPhone killer”? Only time will tell! According to the FCC these are some of … [read full article]

Nexus One 3G Problems?

Now that you’ve finally managed to get your hands on the HTC Nexus One “SuperPhone”, its time to put it through the various tests, at least that’s what I usually do when I get a new toy to play with. Word has it that a very large amount of users are experiencing problems with 3G connectivity. Specifically, the phone constantly switching between 3G and EDGE networks in areas that would normally have full 3G coverage, getting poor 3G … [read full article]