Posts by Alex Wagner

iOS 14.1 and iPadOS 14.1 updates available with bug fixes, 10-bit HDR video playback

Friday is going to be a big day for Apple fans because of the release of iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro, but until then, Apple’s got something else new to help tide everyone over. Apple today launched updates to iOS 14.1 and iPadOS 14.1. These updates fix a lot of the bugs that’ve been discovered in the month since iOS 14 launched to the public, like one issue that could prevent zeroes from appearing … [read full article]

New Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G and OnePlus 8 5G updates released by T-Mobile

After updating the Samsung Galaxy S20 phones over the weekend, T-Mobile’s got a couple more software updates going out today. The Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G is being updated to version N976USQS3CTI8. This 212.99MB update first began going out last week, but T-Mobile briefly paused it and is resuming the rollout today. Included are the October 1, 2020 security patches. Also being updated is T-Mobile’s OnePlus 8 5G. T-Mo hasn’t posted info about this release … [read full article]

T-Mobile has best 5G availability of major US carriers in new Ookla report

T-Mobile launched nationwide coverage for its 5G network late last year, and since then it’s been busy expanding that reach with more 600MHz and 2.5GHz spectrum. A new report says that T-Mobile’s effort to grow its 5G coverage is paying off. Today Ookla released its report on the state of US mobile networks as of Q3 2020, and it found that T-Mobile customers spend the most time on a 5G signal of any major US carrier. T-Mo … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S21 and S21 Ultra renders show updated camera bump design

Now that the Galaxy Note 20 and Note 20 Ultra have hit the market, many people have turned their attention to Samsung’s next flagships, the Galaxy S21 series. And while we’re still at least a few months out from their official announcement, the designs of the Galaxy S21 lineup may have leaked out today. Renders have come out that purportedly show the designs of both the Samsung Galaxy S21 and Galaxy S21 Ultra. These aren’t official … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra receiving new security update

Samsung Galaxy S20 owners are getting another new update from T-Mobile today. T-Mo is now pushing updates to the Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra. The S20’s update is version G981USQU1BTJ4, the S20+’s is G986USQU1BTJ4, and the S20 Ultra’s is version G988USQU1BTJ4. The only item on the changelog is the October 1, 2020 security patches. T-Mobile hasn’t updated its support pages for the S20, S20+, or S20 Ultra yet so it’s unclear what, … [read full article]

T-Mobile gives update on 2.5GHz 5G coverage as it seeks another 600MHz lease

There’s been a lot of focus on 5G this week after Apple introduced the first iPhone models that support 5G networks, and now we’re getting a bit of an update on T-Mobile’s plans. Speaking to CNBC following the reveal of the new iPhones, T-Mobile CEO Mike Sievert confirmed that T-Mobile’s 5G network now covers a total of 260 million people. When T-Mo previously shared a figure for its 5G coverage last month, the network reached 250 … [read full article]

T-Mobile customers now get $30 discount on iPhone 12 just like AT&T and Verizon users

When the iPhone 12 was announced earlier this week, it was revealed that Apple’s new phone would cost $30 more if you bought it for T-Mobile or Sprint than buying it for AT&T or Verizon. Now that pre-orders for the iPhone 12 have begun, though, T-Mobile and Sprint customers are getting that discount, too. The iPhone 12 now starts $799 for T-Mobile and Sprint when you buy from Apple, just like it is for AT&T and … [read full article]

iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and OnePlus 8T+ 5G now available for pre-order from T-Mobile

Today’s a big day for T-Mobile, because three major smartphones are now available for pre-order. First up, the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro can now be pre-ordered from T-Mobile. The iPhone 12 is available in three capacities — 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB — and blue, green, black, white, and PRODUCT(RED) color options. Meanwhile, the iPhone 12 Pro comes in 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB storage options and graphite, silver, gold, and pacific blue colors. Pricing … [read full article]

T-Mobile Tuesdays giving away free IHOP pancakes next week

We’re officially fully into pumpkin spice season, and next week T-Mobile Tuesdays is going to help you partake. On Tuesday, October 20, T-Mobile and Sprint customers can score a free 2-stack of pancakes from IHOP. You can choose either Pumpkin Spice or Cinn-a-Stack flavors to help get you into the fall spirit. T-Mo says that no purchase is necessary to get this deal. Also coming next week is a free 30-day trial of MotorTrend’s … [read full article]

OnePlus 8T+ 5G pre-orders begin at T-Mobile on October 16

Following today’s introduction of the OnePlus 8T, T-Mobile has spilled the launch details of its variant. The OnePlus 8T+ 5G will be available for pre-order this Friday, October 16, and it’ll launch in stores on October 23. Pricing will be set at $0 down and $31.25 per month for 24 months or $0 down and $33.00 per month for 18 months on a JUMP! On Demand lease. Full price will be $749.99. T-Mobile’s OnePlus 8T+ 5G … [read full article]