Tag Archives: T-Mobile G2

CyanogenMod Breathes New Life Into T-Mobile G2 With CM10.1

In yet another reason why the folks from XDA are an Android users best friend, some crafty devs have taken CyanogenMod 10 code and placed it on a T-Mobile G2. There’s no question this reinvigorates a device that has been stuck at Android 2.3 for as long as I can remember. While it may not run as fast as todays handsets, the software is definitely good enough for daily driving. The ROM is … [read full article]

T-Mobile, HTC Update G2, myTouch 3G Slide With Minor Updates, No Desserts

Suffice to say that anyone getting their hopes up for an Ice Cream Sandwich update on either device should already be well past a point of understanding that may never happen. It appears that older devices such as the T-Mobile G2 and myTouch 3G Slide just aren’t on the radar for various treats such as Ice Cream Sandwich or Jelly Bean. Be that as it may, there are still bug fixes … [read full article]

The T-Mobile G2 Is Back On T-Mobile’s Website, Perfect Backup Phone Purchase

Judging by your Twitter feedback, the T-Mobile G2 has been back on the T-Mobile website for at least a few weeks and yet we’re just noticing it. I’m guessing I need to spend more time each week checking the phone directory on T-Mobile’s website. No matter how long it’s been back on the site, it appears that many of you were unaware the T-Mobile G2 had resurfaced and at $199.99 off-contract, it’s … [read full article]

HTC Unlocks The T-Mobile G2 Bootloader, Continues Promise To Unlock All Handsets

Another wave of HTC handsets are now having their bootloaders officially unlocked by the good folks at HTC, including the T-Mobile G2. G2 owners will now able to flash custom ROMs without resorting to hacks. The latest set of smartphones added to the unlock process continue HTCs promise to unlock the bootloader on all of HTC’s handsets. Hit the HTCdev link below to get started! HTCDev

T-Mobile G2 Receives Minor Android Update, Bug Fixes In Tow

T-Mobile G2 owners should be on the lookout for a small update heading out Over-The-Air to your phones as of October 17th. The update provides a few minor improvements and will rollout over the next few weeks: Google Security Patch Google Skymap improvements Battery life improvements Data connection will roaming domestically You can sit back, relax and wait for the OTA or for the “I need to have the update now” G2 … [read full article]

T-Mobile Wants To Know If Your Phone Is Suddenly Losing Battery

For a few days now (post July 28th) a small group of T-Mobile customers, specifically T-Mobile G2 owners have been experiencing “massive battery drains” and after a few days of T-Mobile watching this develop they are now asking for your help. In order to tackle this situation quickly and aggressively they need some feedback…kind of like the who, the what and the how. So we’re going to hook you up with a … [read full article]

T-Mobile G2, myTouch 4G Owners Can Upgrade In Store To Gingerbread Beginning August 6th

T-Mobile has updated their support documents for both the T-Mobile G2 and myTouch 4G allowing for customers to walk into a local T-Mobile store and upgrade their device to Gingerbread. Beginning August 6th (August 13th for customers in the West and Midwest regions) any G2 or myTouch 4G owner can walk into a T-Mobile retail store to receive the Gingerbread update using an SD card provided by the store location. … [read full article]

T-Mobile G2 Users Suddenly Suffering From Huge Battery Loss?

We’re not exactly sure what is going on and this story is still developing but in the last few days T-Mobile G2 users have taken to the interwebs including our own inbox as well T-Mobile’s support forums complaining of sudden and massive battery drains. This doesn’t seem to be related to the recent Gingerbread update as most of the emails/posts are stock G2 users. Overnight battery losses of 50% or more … [read full article]

T-Mobile G2 Gingerbread OTA Update Begins Today

Greeeeeeat news T-Mobile G2 owners as today is a magical day for you. That’s right I’m talking about a Gingerbread OTA update that begins today and will rollout over the next few weeks to all G2 owners. This has been a great week for T-Mobile Android owners who are finally seeing a long promised Gingerbread update arrive. Let’s just get right to the meat of this and tell you what’s in … [read full article]