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T-Mobile OnePlus 6T update rolling out with security patches and dialer improvement

A couple of weeks after T-Mobile announced the previous update for its OnePlus 6T, another update has begun rolling out. The T-Mobile OnePlus 6T is now getting an update to version A6013_34_190116. The update comes in at 103.6MB and includes the December 2018 Android security patches as well as an unspecified dialer improvement. T-Mo hasn’t yet updated its OnePlus 6T support page with info on this update, but TmoNews readers Nick and Dodger Brooklyn … [read full article]

Latest Samsung Galaxy S10 leak shows off three models

Just two days after the Samsung Galaxy S10+ was spotted in the wild, Samsung’s upcoming flagships have leaked out again. A new image from Evan Blass shows the Galaxy S10E, Galaxy S10, and Galaxy S10+ in cases side-by-side. We can see that all three phones have a hole-punch display, with the Galaxy S10+ packing a wider hole-punch with two cameras in it. Around back, the S10E has a dual rear camera setup, while the S10 … [read full article]

T-Mobile comes out on top in new quality and customer satisfaction surveys

T-Mobile has beaten out the competition in a pair of new customer surveys. In response to YouGov’s question “Which of the following brands do you think represents good or poor quality?”, T-Mobile earned an average score of 68 on a scale of -100 to +100. Verizon was close behind with a score of 65, AT&T got a score of 49, and Sprint rounded things out with a score of 42. T-Mobile showed quite a bit of … [read full article]

T-Mobile hires Ulf Ewaldsson to help with 5G evolution strategy

5G is a major focus for T-Mobile right now, and to help execute on its plans, the carrier has added an industry veteran to its team. Ulf Ewaldsson has been hired at T-Mobile as the new Senior Vice President of Technology Transformation. T-Mo says that Ewaldsson will lead development of T-Mobile’s 5G technology evolution strategy and will report directly to CTO Neville Ray. “Ulf has achieved so many firsts and truly supported the evolution of … [read full article]

T-Mobile confirms more low-band LTE upgrades made across the country

It’s been nearly a month since T-Mobile announced its last round of low-band LTE upgrades, but today another batch of upgrades has been confirmed. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray says that T-Mo upgraded more cell sites with low-band LTE. These upgrades include both 600MHz and 700MHz spectrum. Another two weeks, another lowband upgrade for cities across the country. @TMobile is boosting coverage every day and #WeWontStop! @MetroByTMobile #AcrossTheGrid pic.twitter.com/MbM3IjGKPU — Neville … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S10+ spotted in the wild with hole-punch design

We’re just about one month away from the official reveal of the Samsung Galaxy S10, but thanks to the rumor mill, we don’t have to wait until then to get an early peek at the upcoming flagship. A photo of the Samsung Galaxy S10+ in the wild has been posted to Reddit. The image is a bit grainy, but we can see a hole-punch in the upper right corner of the screen with two … [read full article]

Next week’s T-Mobile Tuesday gifts include free Redbox rental and discounted Quiksilver clothing

After giving you a discount to see a movie at the theater this week, T-Mobile Tuesdays will give you a deal on a movie to watch a home next week. On Tuesday, January 22, T-Mobile customers can get a free one-night disc rental from Redbox. They can get a discount on dinner to go with that movie, too, because T-Mobile Tuesdays will offer a $3 quarter chicken meal from Boston Market. Rounding out … [read full article]

T-Mobile executives stayed at Trump hotel following Sprint merger announcement, says new report

The FCC may have paused the 180-day shot clock on its review of the T-Mobile-Sprint merger, but there is still some news regarding the deal coming out. The day after T-Mobile and Sprint announced their merger, nine T-Mobile executives stayed at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., according to a report from The Washington Post. These execs were on the hotel’s list of “VIP Arrivals” that included CTO Neville Ray, CFO Braxton Carter, … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Netflix On Us will cover the cost of Netflix price increase

Netflix today confirmed that it’s raising prices on all of its streaming plans for U.S. subscribers, but T-Mobile says that nothing is changing for its customers right now. T-Mobile CEO John Legere says that despite the Netflix price hike, T-Mo’s Netflix On Us feature won’t change “for now”. Legere adds that T-Mobile is working with Netflix to “determine what impact, if any, this may have down the road.” More info should be available by May … [read full article]

T-Mobile boosts LTE network coverage and capacity in Atlanta ahead of Super Bowl LIII

There’s going to be a lot of people descending upon Atlanta, GA the weekend of February 3 for Super Bowl LIII. And as it has in recent years, T-Mobile is beefing up its network in the Super Bowl host city in preparation of the big game. T-Mobile today confirmed that it’s made permanent enhancements to its network coverage and capacity in Atlanta, boosting 4G LTE capacity up to 8x at major locations throughout the … [read full article]

T-Mobile says 5G network is live in 30 cities

T-Mobile said nearly one year ago that it would build out its 5G coverage in 30 cities in 2018, and now the carrier has confirmed that it achieved its goal. T-Mobile says that it has launched its 5G service in 30 cities, confirming the news to LightReading. However, it’s not actually offering that service to customers just yet since it doesn’t sell any smartphones that can actually get on the 5G network. T-Mo recently confirmed … [read full article]

T-Mobile OnePlus 6T can be rebranded to international version without unlocking bootloader

When the OnePlus 6T launched at T-Mobile, it was noted that there are some differences between the version that T-Mo sells and the model that OnePlus sells. Now a new method to rebrand your T-Mobile 6T to the international model has come out. Owners of the T-Mobile version of the OnePlus 6T can use this method to rebrand their device to the international version of the 6T without unlocking the bootloader. This is notable … [read full article]