Tag Archives: Android

OnePlus 5 now official with dual rear cameras, starting price of $479

After weeks of teasers and leaks, the OnePlus 5 today made its official debut. The OnePlus 5 features a 5.5-inch 1920×1080 display and a 16-megapixel camera above that display. Around on the back of the phone is one of the most notable features of the OnePlus 5, its dual rear camera setup. Inside the OP5’s dual rear camera setup is the main 16-megapixel camera with a Sony IMX398 sensor and f/1.7 aperture as well as a … [read full article]

Samsung revives Buy One, Get One deal on T-Mobile Galaxy S8 and S8+

Remember that Buy One, Get One deal on the Galaxy S8 and S8+ that Samsung launched last month? Well if you missed it, you’ve now got a second chance at the deal. Samsung is once again offering a BOGO deal on the T-Mobile versions of the Galaxy S8 and S8+. To qualify, you’ll need to purchase two T-Mo Galaxy S8 or S8+ phones from Samsung.com or the Shop Samsung app and activate at … [read full article]

OnePlus 5 design revealed early in TV commercial

OnePlus will officially reveal the OnePlus 5 on June 20th, but it looks like the company just couldn’t wait that long to show off the design of its next flagship smartphone. A commercial airing in India has shown the OnePlus 5 design two days before the phone’s announcement. In the ad, we can see the entirety of the phone’s front and back, complete with a dual rear camera setup, OnePlus branding, and fingerprint reader below the … [read full article]

T-Mobile launches BOGO deals on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+, LG G6 and V20

T-Mobile is known for celebrating Father’s Day by rolling out deals, and this year is no different. Today T-Mobile announced two limited time Buy One, Get One deals. First up, customers can buy a Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ and get a second S8 or S8+ for free after rebate. You can also choose to buy an LG G6 or LG V20 and get a second G6 or V20 for free … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge receiving May security update, Tab S2 getting Nougat

We’ve seen several different Samsung devices get software updates from T-Mobile in the past week, and now we know that a few more devices are getting updated. T-Mobile is updating its versions of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge. These updates bump the phones up to the May 1, 2017 Android security patch level, which is a welcome update since the last update the phones got left them on the March … [read full article]

Coolpad Defiant launching at T-Mobile on June 16th, coming to MetroPCS this summer

We’ve seen a few Coolpad devices on T-Mobile to date, and soon there’ll be another phone with Coolpad branding on T-Mo’s shelves. The Coolpad Defiant is coming soon to both T-Mobile and MetroPCS. Specifically, it’s launching at T-Mobile on June 16, with a MetroPCS release happening this summer. There are no pricing details available quite yet, but given the Defiant’s entry-level spec list, it should be fairly affordable. So what are those specs? Coolpad’s Defiant … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 and S8+ update rolling out with improvements to Bixby, SD card stability

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ owners, a new update is now coming your way. T-Mobile is now pushing a software update to its Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. The update is said to include improved SD card stability and an update to Bixby. Once the update is installed, the phones will be on the May 1, 2017 security patch level. If you’ve got a Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+, you should see this update on … [read full article]

OnePlus 5 official reveal happening June 20th

OnePlus is nearly ready to reveal its newest flagship Android smartphone. The OnePlus 5 will be announced on June 20th, OnePlus confirmed today. The device will be revealed during an online event that’ll kick off at 9:00 am PT/12:00 pm ET. OnePlus is also planning to host pop-up events in a number of cities that’ll give folks the chance to be the first to own the OnePlus 5. One pop-up event will take place at … [read full article]

Essential Phone is a new flagship Android smartphone from Andy Rubin

UPDATE: Here’s T-Mobile’s official statement about the Essential Phone: “We’re excited for Andy Rubin and his team (the device looks amazing), and welcome customers purchasing Essential to bring it to the fastest and most advanced 4G LTE network in the country through our BYOD program. We’ll have more to share closer to general availability in terms of what advanced network features might be available in Essential.”     ORIGINAL: Meet the Essential Phone, the latest Android … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge receiving security updates

It may be a holiday weekend, but that hasn’t stopped T-Mobile from pushing out updates to some of its devices. Owners of both the T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge are reporting that they’ve recently received software updates. The Galaxy S7 has been updated to software version G930TUVS4BQE1, while the Galaxy S7 edge has been updated to G935TUVS4BQE1. T-Mobile hasn’t updated its support documents for either phone as of the time that … [read full article]