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ZTE Quartz software update now rolling out

If you’ve got a ZTE Quartz strapped to your wrist, then you’ve got a software update coming your way. T-Mobile’s ZTE Quartz is now receiving an update to build 20F. According to ZTE’s release notes, this update includes Google security patches, Bluetooth connectivity and sync enhancements, bug fixes, and performance improvements. If you haven’t yet gotten this update, you can check for it by hopping onto a Wi-Fi network and going into Settings > System … [read full article]

ZTE Axon 7 Mini getting Android 7.1.1 update with T-Mobile Wi-Fi Calling support

ZTE has announced a new update for the Axon 7 Mini, and it’s an especially notable update for T-Mobile customers. The ZTE Axon 7 Mini is now receiving an update to Android 7.1.1. Included with this update is T-Mobile Wi-Fi Calling support, meaning that T-Mo customers can make calls and send texts over Wi-Fi, even if they’re in an area with weak cellular coverage. Other features included with the ZTE Axon 7 Mini’s update to … [read full article]

ZTE Quartz is a new Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch that’s coming to T-Mobile

ZTE is getting into the smartwatch game, and it’s partnering with T-Mobile on its first effort. The ZTE Quartz is now official. This Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch is launching exclusively at T-Mobile, with online availability starting April 14. Select T-Mo stores will begin stocking the Quartz one week later on April 21. ZTE’s Quartz will cost $192. In exchange for your hard-earned dollars, you’ll get a smartwatch with a round 1.4-inch 400×400 AMOLED display with … [read full article]

T-Mobile adds free roadside assistance to SyncUp Drive

Five months after its launch, the T-Mobile SyncUp Drive is gaining a new feature. T-Mobile today announced that the SyncUp Drive now offers Allstate Motor Club Roadside Assistance. With this feature, SyncUp Drive users can get help with jumpstarting their car, changing a tire, getting a tow, getting some gas if your tank is empty, and more. Allstate Motor Club customer service can be accessed through the SyncUp Drive app. This new SyncUp Drive feature … [read full article]

ZTE Axon 7 update rolling out with T-Mobile Wi-Fi Calling support, Android 7.1.1

ZTE Axon 7 owners, another update is coming your way. ZTE confirmed today that it’s starting to push Android 7.1.1 to the Axon 7. This is a big one for Axon 7 owners on T-Mobile because it includes support for T-Mo Wi-Fi Calling, a feature that ZTE has been planning to include since the Axon 7’s launch last year. The update also includes improvements to Daydream VR functionality, security and performance updates, and bug … [read full article]

ZTE Axon 7 receiving Android Nougat update, Daydream support included

If you’ve picked up a ZTE Axon 7 to use on T-Mobile, you’ll be pleased to learn that a major update is now making its way to your device. ZTE announced today that it’s now pushing Android Nougat to the Axon 7. The update includes features like the ability to run two apps side-by-side, improved Doze mode battery savings, and more emoji. Also included is support for Google’s Daydream virtual reality platform, a feature that few … [read full article]

T-Mobile ZTE ZMAX Pro software update now rolling out

ZTE ZMAX Pro owners, a new software update is coming your way. T-Mobile has announced a new update that bumps the ZTE ZMAX Pro to version TMO_Z981V1.0.0B09. The update, which began rolling out on January 27, includes bug fixes and the December Google security updates. This ZMAX Pro update is around 380MB in size, and you’ll need approximately 500MB of free storage on your phone to download and install it. Once you’ve got that storage available, you … [read full article]

ZTE Blade V8 Pro with dual rear cameras launching today

After going up for pre-order earlier this month, the ZTE Blade V8 Pro is officially launching today. ZTE’s Blade V8 Pro is now available from retailers like B&H Photo Video and Newegg, as well as from ZTE’s own website, at a price of $229.98. Amazon expects to have units in stock on January 23. If you pre-ordered a unit sometime between January 4 and today, your device will now be shipped your … [read full article]

ZTE Axon 7 Mini receiving update with December security patches and more

If you’ve treated yourself to an unlocked ZTE Axon 7 Mini in the months since its release, you’ve got a new software update coming your way. ZTE has announced a new update for the Axon 7 Mini in the US that includes some notable improvements. What you’ll get depends on which software build your Axon 7 Mini was on previously. For example, folks that are coming from the B12 build will be getting support for … [read full article]

ZTE Blade V8 Pro now available for pre-order with 5.5-inch display, dual 13MP rear cameras

ZTE today announced an Android smartphone targeted at the US market. The ZTE Blade V8 Pro is now official, boasting dual 13-megapixel rear cameras that let you do things like add a bokeh effect to your images. Also included with the rear cameras is a dual flash and 4K video capture. There’s an 8-megapixel camera on the front of the Blade V8 Pro, too. ZTE’s Blade V8 Pro runs Android Marshmallow on a 5.5-inch 1920×1080 display … [read full article]