Posts by Alex Wagner

T-Mobile will give customers a free T-Mo zip pouch next Tuesday

The gifts for next week’s T-Mobile Tuesday have been revealed, and they include another piece of T-Mo-branded gear. On Tuesday, August 21st, T-Mobile customers can get a free T-Mobile zip pouch. The pouch itself is black, but it includes a magenta stripe and a T-Mobile logo. It’s unclear exactly how large the pouch is, but it could come in handy for carrying around stuff like chargers and cables. Also coming next week is a $2 [read full article]

T-Mobile to offer Live Nation concert deals and free Pandora Plus

Team of Experts isn’t the only announcement that T-Mobile made today. T-Mobile says that it’s giving customers “Rockstar Status” with two music perks. First, T-Mo has entered into a multi-year partnership with Live Nation to give subscribers perks to concerts. Customers can get access to last-minute seats at shows, and soon, T-Mo subscribers will also get access to reserved seats in sold out sections of concerts. These tickets will be available in “hundreds of concerts” 30 … [read full article]

T-Mobile launches Team of Experts for better customer service

T-Mobile’s next Un-carrier move is all about customer service. T-Mobile Team of Experts is a group of 30 to 40 customer care employees that serves a city. These customer service reps sit together and are trained on a wide range of topics so that you don’t have to get bounced around from one person to another. These reps can also work with specialists in T-Mobile’s retail stores and engineering for more specialized issues. When you need … [read full article]

T-Mobile offering 30-day free trial of its network

T-Mobile wants to make it easy for non-customers to see what its network is all about. T-Mobile is offering a 30-day free trial that lets you try out its network for 30 days or 30GB, whichever comes first. If you sign up, T-Mo will send you a mobile hotspot with free 2-day shipping, and you just connect your current phone to the hotspot and give the T-Mobile network a spin. At this time, T-Mobile’s 30-day free … [read full article]

T-Mobile giving away nine Samsung Galaxy Note 9 phones for this week’s T-Mo Tuesday

Last week, T-Mo revealed what it’s got in store for this coming T-Mobile Tuesday, which includes a free one-night disc rental from Redbox and a Reebok discount. Now T-Mobile has quietly added a contest to this week’s T-Mobile Tuesday, too. This Tuesday, August 14th, T-Mobile will give away nine Samsung Galaxy Note 9 smartphones. Specifically, it’s giving away nine of the Ocean Blue version of the Note 9. T-Mo is also giving each winner a … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and S9+ now receiving security updates

T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ owners, you’re getting a new software update to start your week. T-Mobile is now pushing new updates to the S9 and S9+ that include the July 1, 2018 Android security patches. Also included are enhancements for the super slow-mo video and AR Emoji features as well as a fix for a black screen bug. The Galaxy S9 is being bumped up to software version G960USQU3ARG7, while the Galaxy S9+ … [read full article]

Alcatel 7 features 6-inch display and 4000mAh battery, arrives at MetroPCS today

There’s a new big screen phone coming to MetroPCS. The Alcatel 7 is launching at MetroPCS today, August 13th, at a price of $179.99. MetroPCS is also offering the Alcatel 7 for free to customers who port their number and sign up for an unlimited LTE plan, while customers with a new line of service or qualified upgrade can get it for $129.00. Specs for the Alcatel 7 include a 6-inch 2160×1080 display and 8MP camera … [read full article]

T-Mobile adds low-band LTE to more cell sites

Two days after announcing a round of mid-band LTE capacity upgrades, T-Mo says that it’s expanded its low-band LTE coverage, too. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray has confirmed that T-Mo has added low-band LTE to more cell sites in the past two weeks. These expansions bring “more and better coverage,” Ray explains. Our network team added lowband LTE to dozens of sites in just two weeks, which means more and better coverage. And #WeWontStop!! [read full article]

T-Mobile Essentials plan now available

The brand new T-Mobile Essentials plan is now available. T-Mobile today launched its new Essentials plan, which is a new offering for customers “who want the basics”. It includes unlimited talk, text, and smartphone data as well as unlimited 3G mobile hotspot. Customers also get unlimited talk, text, and 2G data in Mexico and Canada and unlimited texting along with $0.25 per minute calling in other international destinations. T-Mobile Tuesdays and the gifts that come … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 now available for pre-order from T-Mobile

Right on schedule, T-Mobile has started taking pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. The Galaxy Note 9 is available from T-Mobile in Ocean Blue and Lavender Purple color options. The 6GB/128GB model costs $279.99 down and $30 per month for 24 months on EIP, $279.99 down and $29 per month for 18 months with JUMP! On Demand, or $999.99 full retail. If you’d prefer the 8GB/512GB version, you can expect to pay $529.99 down … [read full article]