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Android 4.3 finally arriving for Galaxy Note 2 users

A little later than expected, but I guess late is always better than never. Android 4.3 has finally arrived for the Galaxy Note 2, a week or so later than was planned. A handful of readers have emailed/tweeted us to inform us that new software is available to download now. It should be available as an OTA update, but if it’s not showing up automatically, head on over to the settings menu and … [read full article]

Android 4.3 update for T-Mobile Galaxy S4 available OTA

Over a week after the download was supposed to arrive, Android 4.3 has finally landed for Tmo-flavored Galaxy S4′s. The update went live at around 5am this morning and is available as an over-the-air update. This update includes KNOX and Samsung Gear support. If you have a Galaxy S4 on T-Mobile, you should have received a notification to inform you of the update’s availability. If not, head in to your phone’s settings menu … [read full article]

Galaxy Mega on its way to MetroPCS stores on November 25, new markets live today

From November 25th, MetroPCS will begin offering the ginormous Samsung Galaxy Mega. The company announced that it would available to buy from its online stores and from retail outlets. Prices are from $349 (plus tax) for new customers who buy the Mega in a MetroPCS store. That price includes an instant $100 rebate in place “for the holiday season” and a $50 rebate for getting it at a MetroPCS store. The Mega is … [read full article]

Android 4.3 available for original Tmo Galaxy S3 now

As you may well know, we’ve been trying to pin down a release date for Android 4.3 on the Samsung Galaxy S4 for the past couple of days. After a leak last month suggested it was coming today, people have been waiting with great anticipation. Sadly, it’s still not here. But things are seemingly moving in the right direction. T-Mobile Galaxy S3 models should now be showing that an OTA update … [read full article]

New Image Offers Timetable For Samsung Galaxy Devices Android 4.3 Software Update

Samsung fans looking for some concrete news surrounding the Android 4.3 update just got their first look at when this update might happen on the Magenta network. A leaked document provided to Droid-Life indicates tentative dates for the Galaxy Note II, S III, and S4. The release of Android 4.3 will also add compatibility with Samsung’s Galaxy Gear smartwatch.  The update will also add OpenGL 3.0 support, a faster TouchWiz launcher, improved RAM … [read full article]

New JD Powers Report Says Samsung Tops On T-Mobile For Consumer Satisfaction

Finally, a JD Power poll for T-Mobile that doesn’t show the carrier in last place! All sarcasm aside, the new second volume of the US Wireless Smartphone Satisfaction Study results are in and Samsung takes the top honors on T-Mobile’s network. Overall satisfaction for smartphone devices on T-Mobile ranks them third behind AT&T and Sprint customers, but before Verizon. The poll finds that T-Mobile customers are more likely to select their … [read full article]

(Updated) T-Mobile Canceling Galaxy Gear Orders Placed With “FALLFUN30″ Discount Code

Update: T-Mobile reached out to in a brief statement hoping to address the concerns customers have had about their canceled orders: A limited number of customers recently purchased Samsung Galaxy Gear on www.T-Mobile.com<http://www.T-Mobile.com> using a discount code intended for smartphone accessories such as protective covers and cases. While Galaxy Gear was not intended to be a part of this accessory promotion, we acknowledged the error and honored the discount for customers who … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Mega Discovered On Its Way To MetroPCS

Everyone stop what you’re doing and say hi to the Samsung Galaxy Mega on its way to MetroPCS. Unfortunately for T-Mobile customers, the Mega is apparently SIM-locked to MetroPCS and there’s no word on when or if T-Mobile will bring its own variant of the Galaxy Mega to store shelves. However, for MetroPCS customers interested in grabbing their very own, I’m told to expect the device on store shelves sometime before the start … [read full article]

Upcoming Samsung LTE Mobile HotSpot User Guide Spotted, Noted As First Android Based Unit

T-Mobile’s upcoming Samsung LTE Mobile HotSpot Pro has been outed for a second time thanks to a leaked user guide. That’s not all our source was able to extract from his poking around on T-Mobile’s website…a release date set for October 16th. Pricing remains an unknown but Mobile HotSpot devices have never been known to tip the scales in the price arena. The most notable part of the user guide and related … [read full article]

Public Service Annoucement: Use Coupon Code To Receive 30% Off Samsung Galaxy Gear

If you’re looking to score a Galaxy Gear with your Samsung Galaxy Note 3 purchase, please take “note” of this post. Thanks to TmoNews reader “JW” who notified me that using promo code “FALLFUN30″ knocks 30% off the retail price. The promo code takes the cost of the Galaxy Gear all the way down to $209.99. This deal only appears to work on T-Mobile’s website and there’s no telling how … [read full article]