Tag Archives: Android

Samsung will debut Galaxy S8 on March 29

Grab your calendars, everyone, because we may now when we’ll get to meet the Samsung Galaxy S8. Samsung today confirmed that it’s hosting an Unpacked event on March 29. The company shared a teaser image of what appears to be the top and bottom portions of a device with an edge-to-edge display as well as the phrase “Unbox your phone.” The teaser doesn’t mention the Galaxy S8 by name, but it does say that Samsung will … [read full article]

LG G6 debuts with 5.7-inch QHD+ 18:9 display, and it’s coming to T-Mobile

The LG G6 is official, and it’s coming to T-Mobile. LG today took the wraps off of its latest Android flagship, the G6. One of the highlight features of the G6 is its display. The 5.7-inch 2880×1440 panel uses an 18:9 aspect ratio, which LG touts “offers more viewing space and a more immersive experience when streaming videos and playing games” when compared to traditional 16:9 smartphone screens. LG is also touting its design when it … [read full article]

BlackBerry KEYone is a new Android phone with a physical QWERTY keyboard

UPDATE: It looks like the BlackBerry KEYone will be offered by all four major US carriers. UPDATE 2: Now TCL is walking back the statement about the KEYone coming to all four US carriers, saying that it may come to all four but confirming that it’ll work on all four.   ORIGINAL: BlackBerry is back with a new phone, and unlike its past couple of releases, this one’s got a physical keyboard. The BlackBerry … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s LG Stylo 2 Plus now receiving its Android 7.0 update

Another T-Mobile phone is now receiving its update to Android 7.0. T-Mo has announced that it’s now pushing Nougat to the LG Stylo 2 Plus. The update weighs in at 554MB and includes both a bump to Android 7.0 as well as “software stability and bug fixes.” If you’ve got an LG Stylo 2 Plus and haven’t yet updated to Android 7.0, you can manually check for the update right now. To do so, … [read full article]

LG G6 leaks again, this time in clear press renders

After appearing in some hands-on photos last week, the LG G6 has leaked again today, this time in render form. Press renders of the LG G6 surfaced today, giving us a clear look at the front, back, and sides of LG’s next Android flagship. We can see the tall 5.7-inch 2880×1440 display with 18:9 aspect ratio on the front, and around back there’s a dual camera setup and a fingerprint reader below it. .@arash1kahedi[read full article]

T-Mobile sale discounts Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 edge, and LG V20 prices to $15 per month

UPDATE: Well, that was a short-lived sale. Twenty-four hours later, T-Mobile’s LG V20 is back up to its normal price of $30 per month, while the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge’s price has gone up to $20 per month (which is still lower than its normal asking price). Only the Galaxy S7 remains at $15 per month.   ORIGINAL: There are new flagship Android phones on the horizon, but if you’d rather upgrade right … [read full article]

Android 7.0 Nougat update making its way to all T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and S7 edge users

Well, that didn’t take long. T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and S7 edge owners that participated in Samsung’s Nougat beta program began getting their official Android 7.0 update last night. The update mentioned that beta testers would be getting the update first, but now it looks like the update is hitting non-beta testers, too. Several T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and S7 edge owners are now receiving updates that weigh in at 1.5GB. These folks report that they weren’t in … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge receiving security updates

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge owners, a new update is coming your way! T-Mobile has announced new security updates for both the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. These updates include the December and January security patches, and they bump the Galaxy S6 to software version G920TUVS5EQA2 and the S6 edge to G925TUVS5EQA2. TmoNews reader Chaz already received his Galaxy S6’s update, which weighed in at 23.87MB. So if you’ve got a T-Mobile … [read full article]

ZTE Axon 7 receiving Android Nougat update, Daydream support included

If you’ve picked up a ZTE Axon 7 to use on T-Mobile, you’ll be pleased to learn that a major update is now making its way to your device. ZTE announced today that it’s now pushing Android Nougat to the Axon 7. The update includes features like the ability to run two apps side-by-side, improved Doze mode battery savings, and more emoji. Also included is support for Google’s Daydream virtual reality platform, a feature that few … [read full article]