Archive | October, 2020

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 20 update adds standalone 5G support as other Samsung, OnePlus, LG updates hit

T-Mobile’s got several software updates rolling out as we head into the weekend, including new Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra releases that should make owners of those Samsung flagships pretty happy. T-Mobile has begun pushing an update to the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra that includes support for standalone 5G. T-Mo’s Des Smith confirmed this update today, saying that it also includes security patches and bug fixes. PSA (Public Software Announcement): … [read full article]

LG Wing 5G launching at T-Mobile on November 6 with BOGO deal in tow

Following its official debut last month, the LG Wing 5G is finally ready for takeoff on T-Mobile. The LG Wing 5G will be available from T-Mobile starting November 6. Pricing will be set at $0 down and $41.67 per month for 24 months, or you can get the Wing with an 18-month JUMP! On Demand lease for $249.99 down and $31 per month. Full retail price will be $999.99. T-Mo is also rolling out a Buy … [read full article]

T-Mobile Netflix on Us isn’t changing following Netflix’s price increase in the US

Netflix is getting more expensive in the US starting today, and some T-Mobile customers may be wondering if the changes affect T-Mo subscribers with Netflix on Us. First up, the Standard and Premium versions of Netflix are the ones getting pricier. The Standard plan is getting a $1 increase to $13.99 per month while the top-end Premium plan with 4K streaming is getting a $2 price hike to $17.99 per month. The Basic plan is … [read full article]

Free Burger King Whopper deal is returning to T-Mobile Tuesdays next week

Last year T-Mobile and Burger King teamed up to offer free Whopper sandwiches through T-Mobile Tuesdays, and next week that partnership will bear fruit burgers again. T-Mobile and Sprint customers can get a free Whopper or Impossible Whopper through the Burger King app (Android, iOS). This offer is not valid in Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, or the US Virgin Islands. Also coming next Tuesday is an offer of $5 off any ride through Lyft[read full article]

T-Mobile pushing new updates to OnePlus 8T+ 5G and Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2

T-Mobile’s OnePlus 8T+ 5G is getting its first post-launch update. The new 363MB update is version 11.0.1.3.KB09CB and includes “General improvements and fixes” according to the changelog. T-Mobile hasn’t posted its full changelog for the update yet, but OnePlus 8T+ 5G owners who have already installed the update have spotted a couple tweaks. They say that T-Mo and OnePlus have added Canvas and Horizon Light lock screen options, but that there’s still no Always-on Display. The … [read full article]

T-Mobile activates mid-band 5G in nearly 200 new cities and towns

One month after T-Mobile launched mid-band 2.5GHz 5G in more than 120 new cities, it’s expanding that 5G coverage again. T-Mo today activated its mid-band 5G in nearly 200 additional cities and towns. This means that T-Mobile has nearly doubled its mid-band 5G coverage in one month, now reaching a total of nearly 410 cities across the US. Some of the cities getting new mid-band 2.5GHz 5G today include New Haven, CT; Schaumburg, IL: Hoboken, NJ; … [read full article]

T-Mobile TVision may cost more for subscribers on other carriers

Following today’s TVision announcement, some T-Mobile customers may have been wondering if they’ll get a discount on the live TV streaming service. It turns out that that discount is already baked in to the pricing announced by T-Mo today. T-Mobile CEO Mike Sievert told CNET that the TVision prices announced today are for T-Mobile customers and that the pricing could look different when TVision is made available to non-T-Mobile customers next year. “The launch that we did … [read full article]

T-Mobile launching TVision live TV streaming service on November 1

T-Mobile’s latest Un-carrier move is a relaunch of its TVision streaming platform. TVision will offer three different tiers of service, each with different content offerings. TVision Live TV will start out at $40 per month and include more than 30 live TV channels such as ABC, NBC, Fox, CNN, MSNBC, Fox News, ESPN, Disney Channel, and more. Here’s the full list: ABC, NBC, Fox, Telemundo, ESPN, ESPN2, FS1, FS2, NBC Sports Network, ABC News Live, CNBC, … [read full article]

T-Mobile OnePlus 6T and LG G7 ThinQ receiving new updates

Two more T-Mobile devices are getting new updates today. First up, the OnePlus 6T is now receiving a 109MB update to version A6013_34_200929. This update brings the October 2020 security patches, up from the August 2020 security patch level that the OnePlus 6T was on previously. T-Mobile OnePlus 6T owners that haven’t gotten this new update yet can check for it by going into Settings > System update > Check for update. Also being updated is … [read full article]

T-Mobile customers can get free Cinnabon and a T-Mo flashlight next Tuesday

After giving away free pancakes this week, T-Mobile has lined up another sweet treat for next Tuesday. T-Mobile and Sprint customers can score a free order of BonBites from Cinnabon next Tuesday, October 27. BonBites are similar to a regular Cinnabon cinnamon roll, but shrunken down into bite-size form. Also coming next week is another piece of T-Mo swag. T-Mobile will hand out a free T-Mo-branded flashlight with a lanyard that looks like it’d … [read full article]