Archive | August, 2020

T-Mobile Tuesdays will give away more than $1 million in Amazon gift card prizes next week

Next week’s edition of T-Mobile Tuesdays is bringing with it some more food and a lot of Amazon gift card prizes. On Tuesday, August 18, T-Mobile and Sprint customers can get a free sandwich from Dickey’s Barbecue Pit. You can find the nearest Dickey’s location to you by visiting the restaurant’s website. Also coming next week is a free one-night Redbox rental and 40% off at Puma.com. You’ll be able to score … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Neville Ray talks 5G rollout, says there will be thousands of 2.5GHz sites in 2020

After giving us an update on its 5G network last week, T-Mobile today shared some info on its 5G rollout plans in the near future. Neville Ray, T-Mobile’s president of technology, revealed today at the Oppenheimer 23rd Annual Technology, Internet, & Communications Conference that T-Mo was performing 5G radio upgrades on 600 cell sites every week in June and 700 every week in July. Ray says that T-Mobile is working to do even more and … [read full article]

iOS and iPadOS 13.6.1 updates are now available for download

One month after releasing iOS 13.6, Apple’s got another new update ready to go. Apple today released iOS 13.6.1 and iPadOS 13.6.1 updates for the iPhone¬†and iPad, respectively. These are smaller updates focused on fixing bugs, like one thermal management issue that caused some displays to get a green tint. Here’s what the changelog for the iOS 13.6.1 update looks like: Addresses an issue where unneeded system data files might not be automatically … [read full article]

T-Mobile extends free Test Drive offer to businesses with No-Risk Network Trial

After recently reviving its Test Drive program for consumers, T-Mobile is now extending it to businesses, too. The No-Risk Network Trial is a way for businesses to try the T-Mobile network before fully switching carriers. Like the Test Drive program for consumers, businesses that enroll in the No-Risk Network Trial can try T-Mo for 30 days or 30GB of data for free. Businesses that sign up will also receive a loaned device to help them … [read full article]

Microsoft opens dual-screen Surface Duo pre-orders, pricing starts at $1,399.99

Microsoft officially began taking pre-orders for its new dual-screen Surface Duo phone today, and it’s compatible with T-Mobile. You can pre-order the Surface Duo from Microsoft at a starting price of $1,399.99 for the model with 128GB of storage. There’s also a 256GB model available for $1,499.99. The Surface Duo will launch on September 10. The phone is being sold unlocked and it supports 4G LTE on T-Mobile as well as AT&T and Verizon. One thing … [read full article]

T-Mobile rolls out trade-in deals on iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and LG V60 ThinQ

T-Mobile recently began taking pre-orders for the Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra and it’s even got a couple of deals on the new Samsung flagships. If Galaxy devices aren’t your thing, though, T-Mo has a few other deals that may pique your interest. First up, you can save up to $350 on an iPhone 11 when you buy the device on EIP and trade in a qualifying device. Your $350 savings will come … [read full article]

T-Mobile begins Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra pre-orders, launches Galaxy Z Flip 5G

Right on schedule, Samsung’s Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra are now available for pre-order from T-Mobile. The Galaxy Note 20 includes 128GB of built-in storage and is being offered in Mystic Green, Mystic Bronze, or Mystic Gray color options. The Galaxy Note 20 Ultra comes in Mystic Black, Mystic Bronze, or Mystic White for the 128GB version, and the 512GB model is available only in Mystic Black. Here’s what the pricing for these two … [read full article]

T-Mobile added 1.245 million customers in Q2 2020, surpassed AT&T in subscriber count

T-Mobile’s Q2 2020 earnings are in, and they show that T-Mo hit a major milestone during the quarter. T-Mobile says that it added a total of 1.245 million customers in Q2 2020, including 1.1 million postpaid subscribers and 133,000 prepaid customers. T-Mo touts that this is the 22nd straight quarter that it’s led the wireless industry in new customers added. At the end of Q2 2020, T-Mobile had a total of 98.3 million subscribers. That’s enough to … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Buds Live, Galaxy Watch 3 launching at T-Mobile on August 21

In addition to all those phones and tablets that Samsung announced today, the company also revealed two new wearable devices. And they’re coming to T-Mobile, too. The Samsung Galaxy Buds Live is a new pair of truly wireless earbuds. They feature a bean-shaped design that Samsung says don’t protrude from your ears, giving you a more natural look, and they have a tip-less design that the company also says helps to make them more comfortable … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 and S7+ coming to T-Mobile with 5G support in tow

There are several new Samsung phones launching at T-Mobile soon, including the Note 20 series and two new foldables. The list of new Samsung devices coming to T-Mo doesn’t end there, though. T-Mobile has confirmed that it will carry the Galaxy Tab S7 and S7+. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 and S7+ are two new flagship-tier tablets that include Snapdragon 865 Plus processors, quad speakers, and up to 8GB of RAM and 512GB of storage. … [read full article]