Tag Archives: Android

Android 8.0 Oreo is now official

Today’s the day, Android fans: The next major Android release has been revealed. Android 8.0 Oreo is now official. The update has been pushed to the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) and build for the Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 5X, and Nexus 6P have entered carrier testing. Updates for those devices should begin rolling out “soon” along with updates for the Pixel C and Nexus Player. Google says that it’s also been working with several … [read full article]

Android O will be officially revealed on August 21st

Next week is going to be big for Android fans, because not only is Samsung unveiling a new flagship smartphone, but Google is going to unveil its next major Android release. Google has launched a countdown page for its Android O reveal. The event will coincide with next week’s total eclipse on August 21st, with Google hosting a livestream that’ll begin at 2:40 pm ET. Unfortunately for those of us eagerly awaiting the official launch … [read full article]

ZTE Blade Z Max coming to MetroPCS with 6-inch display and Android 7.1.1

After releasing the ZTE ZMAX Pro on MetroPCS last year, ZTE has now revealed its latest phablet for prepaid. The ZTE Blade Z Max will launch on MetroPCS on August 28th for $129. It runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat on a 6-inch 1920×1080 display and it’s packing an 8-megapixel camera for all of your selfie needs. Around back there’s a dual rear camera setup with a 16-megapixel main sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. With these two … [read full article]

Moto Z2 Force and T-Mobile Revvl launch today

Today’s a big day for T-Mobile because there are two high-profile Android phones launching. First up is the Moto Z2 Force, which is notable for a couple of reasons. It’s the first new Motorola smartphone we’ve seen on T-Mobile in a while, and T-Mo is celebrating the Z2 Force’s arrival with a Buy One, Get One deal. For a limited time, you can buy a Moto Z2 Force on EIP and get a second Moto Z2 … [read full article]

T-Mobile Revvl official, will launch August 10th for $0 down and $5 per month

After numerous leaks, the T-Mobile Revvl is now official. T-Mobile today confirmed that the Revvl, its new own-brand Android phone that’s made by Alcatel. The T-Mobile Revvl will be available tomorrow, August 10, with pricing set at $0 down and $5 per month with JUMP! On Demand or $5 down and $5 per month with EIP. Full retail price is $125. When it comes to specs, the T-Mobile Revvl runs Android 7.0 Nougat on … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG V20 security update now rolling out

With just weeks to go before the LG V30’s debut, T-Mobile and LG are pushing out an update to last year’s V20. The T-Mobile LG V20 is now receiving a software update with new security patches. TmoNews reader Chintan received the update today, and as you can see in the screenshot below, it includes the July 1, 2017 Android security patches. According to T-Mobile’s LG V20 support page, this update also includes “various bug fixes … [read full article]

T-Mobile Revvl leaks again, this time in hands-on photos

T-Mobile Revvl in the wild, with retail package pic.twitter.com/UHpWTgUkyL — Evan Blass (@evleaks) August 8, 2017 Days after we got a clear look at the T-Mobile Revvl and learned its launch date and pricing, some hands-on photos of the unannounced Android phone have surfaced. Hands-on photos of both the T-Mobile Revvl and its packaging have been shared by prolific leakster Evan Blass. The phone looks pretty much like the one we saw in … [read full article]

LG GPad X2 8.0 Plus is a new Android tablet coming to T-Mobile, support site shows

More than two years after the LG G Pad X 8.0 launched at T-Mobile, it looks like a new G Pad X model is coming to T-Mo. T-Mobile’s support site — which recently revealed the T-Mobile Revvl early — is showing the unannounced LG GPad X2 8.0 Plus. This includes several images of the Android tablet as well as its spec details. The LG GPad X2 8.0 Plus will feature Android 7.0 on an … [read full article]

T-Mobile Alchemy leak reveals another upcoming own-brand Android phone

Today we learned a lot more about the T-Mobile Revvl, T-Mo’s new own-brand Android phone. But that’s not the only own-brand smartphone that T-Mobile has in the works. Details on an unannounced device called the T-Mobile Alchemy have surfaced. Images of the Alchemy have been shared by Android Authority, who say that the phone is manufactured by Coolpad. Spec details for the Alchemy are still light, but we can see that it’s got a dual … [read full article]