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Moto Z2 Force Edition launching at T-Mobile on August 10th, BOGO deal in tow

The drought of Motorola smartphones on T-Mobile is coming to an end with the launch of the Moto Z2 Force Edition. Announced at an event in New York City today, the Moto Z2 Force Edition features a 5.5-inch 2560×1440 display with ShatterShield technology. Motorola says that its ShatterShield screen is guaranteed not to crack or shatter, and both the display and its embedded lens are warrantied against shattering and cracking for four years from your … [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]

LG Aristo official, coming to MetroPCS and T-Mobile with Android 7.0 in tow

T-Mobile and @askdes today announced a new Android 7.0 smartphone that’s coming soon to its shelves as well as MetroPCS’s. The LG Aristo is now official. It runs Nougat on a 5-inch 1280×720 display with a 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front-facing camera, and a fingerprint reader. Also included is 4G LTE connectivity and support for both VoLTE and Wi-Fi Calling. On the inside of the Aristo lives a quad-core Snapdragon 425 processor, 1.5GB of RAM, … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG V20 pricing revealed as pre-orders get underway

After announcing its LG V20 launch date earlier in October, T-Mobile today kicked off pre-orders for the new Android flagship. The LG V20 is available for pre-order at a price of $49.99 down and $30 per month for 24 months. If you’d prefer to buy the V20 using JUMP! On Demand, expect to pony up $0 down and $34 per month for 18 months. Full retail price for T-Mobile’s V20 is set at $769.99. If … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Des Smith unboxed the iPhone 7 in zero gravity

T-Mobile Product Manager Des Smith, also known as @askdes, is known for his epic unboxings. For example, he unboxed the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 while riding a water slide, and he showed off the LG G5 while in a rally car. And now his latest unboxing has taken him to zero gravity. Des tonight shared a video that shows him unboxing an iPhone 7 in a zero gravity environment. And to make things even more … [read full article]

HTC Desire 530 bringing its unique micro-splashed design to T-Mobile

A new HTC smartphone with a unique paint job is coming soon to T-Mobile. HTC announced today that its Desire 530 is coming to the U.S., and T-Mobile is going to carry it. The “Sparkle White” Desire 530 will launch at T-Mobile on July 13 at a price of $0 down and 24 payments of $6.67 per month, or a full retail price of $159.99. HTC will also sell an unlocked version of the 530 later this month … [read full article]

T-Mobile Arena opening today, T-Mo shows it off with an ‘unboxing’ video

Three months after we first learned that T-Mobile would be putting its name in lights above an arena in Las Vegas, the day has come for the arena itself to open. T-Mobile today shared a brief “unboxing” video walkthrough of T-Mobile Arena starring @AskDes and with a brief appearance by the Legere Doll. T-Mobile Arena offers 650,000 square feet of space with five floors and 20,000 … [read full article]

Watch T-Mobile’s @AskDes unbox the LG G5 while taking a ride in a rally car

After unboxing the Samsung Galaxy S7 underwater, T-Mobile and @AskDes have decided to give the LG G5 an epic unboxing treatment, too. A new video just posted by T-Mobile shows “Probably The World’s Fastest Unboxing” of the new LG G5. And when they say fastest, they don’t just mean the speed at which Des is digging through the G5’s packaging and its contents. While he’s unboxing LG’s new phone, Des is … [read full article]