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Costco offering $150 Cash Card with purchase of T-Mobile Galaxy S8

Looking for another deal on the Samsung Galaxy S8? You may want to visit Costco. The bulk retailer is now running a deal on the Galaxy S8 and S8+ that’ll get its members a $150 Costco Cash Card with the purchase of either T-Mobile model. The Costco Cash Card will be delivered via mail-in rebate. Also of note is that this deal includes Samsung’s offer of a free Gear VR with Controller, and Costco … [read full article]

T-Mobile launching Premium Device Protection Plus on May 7

T-Mobile is expanding its device insurance program today with a new Plus tier. Premium Device Protection (PDP) Plus is launching this Sunday, May 7. The service offers all of the features of Premium Device Protection, including protection against loss, theft, and accidental damage, hardware service, remote wipe, and AppleCare, but with a few new features added on top. The first new feature of PDP Plus is McAfee ID Protection. This’ll get you identity theft protection … [read full article]

Buy a T-Mobile Galaxy S8 or S8+, get a free Samsung Gear VR with Controller

When the Galaxy S8 and S8+ launched, pre-order customers could score a free Samsung Gear VR to go with their new smartphone. That was a limited time offer, but it looks like a new one has taken its place. Samsung is offering a free Gear VR with Controller to T-Mobile customers that buy a Galaxy S8 or S8+. This offer is available to customers that buy a GS8 or GS8+ between April 28 and May … [read full article]

T-Mobile Tuesdays will include discount on flowers, video game bundle prizes next week

This week’s Tuesday has now passed, but T-Mobile today revealed what you’ve got to look forward to for next Tuesday. The May 9 edition of T-Mobile Tuesdays will offer customers a free one-night game rental from Redbox, 30 percent off an order from 1800Flowers.com, and a two-month subscription to Boxed Bold. This subscription will get you 3% back in Boxed Cash Rewards and free standard shipping on orders from Boxed, a bulk … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG G6 sale knocks $150 off the flagship Android phone’s price

T-Mobile has kicked off a deal on a flagship Android smartphone to help customers get over the mid-week hump. The LG G6 is now on sale for $500 at T-Mobile. Pricing breaks down to $20 down and $20 per month for 24 months. The final $500 price is $150 less than the LG G6’s normal asking price. Folks that do buy an LG G6 from T-Mobile are eligible for a couple of gifts to go … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 and S8+ updates rolling out with reddish display fix

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ owners, a new update is coming your way. T-Mobile is now pushing updates to both the Galaxy S8 and S8+ that include “improved color optimization and convenient color adjustment.” Since the Galaxy S8 and S8+ hit customers’ hands, some folks have complained that their phone’s display has a reddish tint. This update addresses those complaints. This update is version G950USQU1ADQE and weighs 141.89MB for the Galaxy S8, while the … [read full article]

T-Mobile will begin deploying 5G coverage in 2019

T-Mobile’s been talking quite a bit about its 600MHz spectrum since the auction for those airwaves came to an end last month, and today T-Mo revealed more of its 600MHz plans. T-Mobile announced today that it will use some of its newly acquired 600MHz spectrum for its 5G network. It also has 200MHz of 28/39GHz bands that covers nearly 100 million people in major metro areas and “an impressive volume” of mid-band spectrum for … [read full article]

T-Mobile shares more info on 600MHz spectrum transition process

Last month, T-Mobile revealed that it spent nearly $8 billion on 600MHz spectrum, making it the biggest spender in the FCC’s auction. Now T-Mo has revealed more details on its plans for deploying that spectrum for consumer use. T-Mobile has posted an animation that shows the phases in which the 600MHz spectrum that it purchased will be transitioned to its use. There are 10 phases in total, each with its own deadline for the TV … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 edge+ to get Android 7.0 Nougat update next week

This week, the T-Mobile Galaxy Note 5 began receiving its Android 7.0 update. Next week it’ll be the Galaxy S6 edge+’s turn for a Nougat treat. Des, T-Mobile product manager, announced today that the Galaxy S6 edge+’s Android 7.0 update has been approved by T-Mo engineers. The update is expected to begin rolling out early next week. Android 7.0 brings with it several new features and improvements, like the ability to reply to messages from … [read full article]

BLU R1 Plus is an unlocked Android phone with a 4000mAh battery

After launching the R1 HD late last year, BLU today announced a successor for that device. The BLU R1 Plus is an updated version of the R1 HD, with several upgraded specs. For example, the R1 Plus features a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, while the R1 HD has an 8-megapixel camera. The R1 Plus also features an upgraded MediaTek 6737 processor, 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of storage, all of which are upgrades … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime arrives at T-Mobile and MetroPCS

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ may be one of T-Mobile’s biggest smartphone releases in recent memory, but it’s not the only Samsung handset that’s hit T-Mo’s shelves lately. The Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime recently arrived at T-Mobile. The Galaxy J3 Prime is available to postpaid customers for $6.00 down and $6.00 per month for 24 months, which works out to a full price of $150.00. Samsung’s Galaxy J3 Prime is also available on prepaid[read full article]

T-Mobile reportedly working on new program for customers to buy phones

There have been some rumblings lately about JUMP! On Demand and whether or not it’ll be going away soon, and while there’s still nothing official on the matter, a new report has come out that claims that T-Mobile may have another program for buying phones in the works. A new report claims that T-Mobile is planning a new Un-carrier move that wants to give customers a phone-buying plan that’ll be commitment free and include a lifetime … [read full article]