Tag Archives: Android

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge receiving July security updates

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge owners, a new update is coming your way. T-Mobile has announced updates for its Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge that include the July security patches. The Galaxy Note 4 update will bump the phone to software version N910TUVU2EPG2 or N910T3UVU2EPG2, depending on which Note 4 model you have. The N910TUVU2EPG2 update is 309.9MB, while the N910T3UVU2EPG2 is 281.27MB. Meanwhile, the Galaxy Note Edge’s update will … [read full article]

Unlocked BlackBerry DTEK50 supports T-Mobile VoLTE and Wi-Fi Calling

Today BlackBerry took the wraps off of its second Android phone, the DTEK50. The device is sold unlocked and advertised as being compatible with T-Mobile, but when it comes to unlocked devices, we often wonder exactly how compatible they are with T-Mo. Now we’ve got an answer regarding the DTEK50. BlackBerry has confirmed to me that the DTEK50 includes support for T-Mobile’s Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and Wi-Fi Calling. When it comes to cellular connectivity, the … [read full article]

BlackBerry DTEK50 official, runs Android 6.0 on 5.2-inch display for $299

Last year, BlackBerry launched the Priv, its first Android phone that came equipped with a physical keyboard. Now BlackBerry is showing off its second Android device. The BlackBerry DTEK50 is now official, and it differs from the Priv in a couple of ways. First up is that it lacks a physical keyboard, meaning that all of your interaction with it will be on its 5.2-inch 1920×1080 display. The other big difference between the DTEK50 and … [read full article]

HTC Desire 626s for T-Mobile and MetroPCS to get Android 6.0 Marshmallow update

Time for more Android devices to receive their Marshmallow update. The T-Mobile and MetroPCS versions of the HTC Desire 626s are being updated to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. According to T-Mobile, its 626s has been getting the update since July 19, but HTC’s Mo Versi says that the updates will start going out on July 25. T-Mo’s Desire 626s support page says that the Marshmallow update is 835MB in size and will bump the Desire 626s to … [read full article]

HTC 10 disappears from T-Mobile’s online store, but T-Mo says that it’ll return

Something strange has been going on with the HTC 10 lately. TmoNews reader Andy and Reddit user spartan_II_117 have been told that T-Mobile no longer sells the 10, and while T-Mo’s site showed it as being on back order earlier this week, it’s now completely gone. However, T-Mobile says that they haven’t stopped carrying the HTC 10. I reached out to T-Mobile today and was told that T-Mo does still have inventory for online … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 7 may be offered with Buy One, Get One deal

We’re still a couple of weeks away from the Galaxy Note 7’s official debut, but already there’s some info on T-Mobile’s promotional plans for Samsung’s next big thing. T-Mobile is reportedly planning to run a Buy One, Get One promotion on the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. That’s according to Evan Blass, who was also responsible for those leaked Note 7 renders from earlier this month. One detail that’s not clear is the exact timing … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 receiving its Android 6.0 Marshmallow update

We learned way back in October 2015 that the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 would be updated to Android 6.0, but we haven’t heard much about the update since then. That’s changing today, and the news is good. T-Mobile says that its Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 is now being updated to Android 6.0.1, which will bump the device to software version T817TUVU2BPF1. T-Mo doesn’t have much of a changelog for the update, but because the … [read full article]

Nexus 5X sale drops price of 32GB model to $234.99

UPDATE: There seems to be a redirect issue with this site and Newegg Flash that sends anyone that clicks this post’s links to the main Newegg page instead of the Newegg flash one. The issue is being looked into, but for now, go to flash.newegg.com to see this Nexus 5X deal.   If you’re looking for an affordable way to be one of the first to get Android Nougat, Newegg has the deal for you. On … [read full article]

Alcatel Idol 4S offers 5.5-inch QHD screen and VR headset, pricing set at $349.99

The battle of the affordable flagship smartphones has been heating up lately thanks to the likes of the OnePlus 3 and ZTE Axon 7, and now another entrant is getting ready to fight. The Alcatel Idol 4S will be available for pre-order in the U.S. on July 15 at 8:00 am PT/11:00 am ET. Pricing will be set at $349.99, which will get you the Idol 4S, the packaging that doubles as a virtual … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge+ receiving security-focused updates

Days after the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge began receiving software updates, it’s time for the Galaxy Note 5 and S6 edge+ to get updates of their own. T-Mobile has announced updates for both its Note 5 and its S6 edge+. The changelogs for the two updates are the same, touting the June and July security patches, Google security fixes, and “various system improvements.” The Galaxy Note 5’s update bumps the phone to baseband version … [read full article]