Posts by Christine Torralba

PCMag’s 2022 Best Mobile Networks winner is T-Mobile

The results of PCMag’s 2022 Best Mobile Networks report are in! And the results aren’t a big surprise.  T-Mobile has landed on the top spot of the report, earning the title of the “Fastest Mobile Network” of the year.  This is PCMag’s 13th year of testing, which they conducted by driving over 10,000 miles throughout the country. Through their testing, they used the latest 5G devices and new software that tracked dropped calls.  Out of the … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s 3G shutdown will affect some older Google Pixel devices

T-Mobile is scheduled to start shutting off its 3G network support in July. And for customers who still use a non-VoLTE-supported device, that also means the end of their voice calling services, even in emergencies. This also means older Google Pixel devices will no longer be usable. To prepare for this change, Google already rolled out a VoLTE roaming update to some of its most popular devices, such as the following: Google Pixel 3aGoogle Pixel 3a XLGoogle … [read full article]

T-Mobile gives free year of AAA membership to customers

Another perk that T-Mobile unveiled today comes from its partnership with the American Automobile Association (AAA). This is the largest and one of the most trusted membership organizations in the country. The Un-carrier revealed that they are now the Official Wireless Partner of the organization just in time for the summer season.  With this partnership, here are some of the things that T-Mo customers can enjoy: Free year of AAA Classic or Basic membership to T-Mobile customers … [read full article]

Get savings on your next vacation with T-MobileTravel.com

Apart from its “Coverage Beyond” announcement, T-Mobile has another perk for its customers. This comes in partnership with online travel platform, Rocket Travel.  Earlier today, the Un-carrier revealed that they have joined forces to introduce a dedicated travel site called T-Mobile TRAVEL with Priceline. This is exclusively for T-Mobile and Metro by T-Mobile customers (as well as legacy Sprint customers), which will give them travel discounts.  If you have a T-Mobile number, you can visit T-MobileTravel.com to … [read full article]

T-Mobile unveils new Coverage Beyond service 

Yesterday, T-Mobile revealed that they are getting ready for a new Un-carrier event. The announcement did not include any hint on what the latest Un-carrier move will be. The event has taken place today and we’re learning of T-Mo’s new Coverage Beyond – a service that will keep customers connected while they are traveling. In its announcement, T-Mobile shared that Coverage Beyond allows customers to stay connected and save money “even when they’re outside the … [read full article]

T-Mobile announcing latest Un-carrier move this week

T-Mobile will be revealing the company’s latest Un-carrier move via a video. T-Mobile CEO, Mike Sievert, will be presenting at the event and will be making the announcement.  If you are interested in joining the event, you can tune into the webcast on Thursday, June 16th at 10:00 am ETT. During the virtual event, there will be a live webcast of the talk. It will be available on this page. Source: T-Mobile

T-Mobile partners with Oceus to bring 5G to Department of Defense

T-Mobile has just signed a partnership with Oceus. Together, this partnership will provide key offerings to the US government, and it’ll start with the US Department of Defense. While T-Mo will provide its 5G network, Oceus will provide its experience in deploying cellular broadband in military environments. Together, the two will be able to deliver applications for the department for their needs in AR/VR, maintenance and logistics, training, and active operations.  “This is a game changer for … [read full article]

T-Mobile breaks new Standalone 5G record

Once again, T-Mobile’s engineers have set the bar for the 5G industry.  T-Mobile today revealed that they were able to aggregate three channels of mid-band 5G spectrum and were able to reach over 3Gbps speeds on its standalone 5G network. This is a remarkable achievement since it is the first time it has been done using a commercial device.  What’s even more remarkable about this accomplishment is that the engineers only used the mid-band spectrum. They did … [read full article]

Report reveals T-Mobile takes the lead in Puerto Rico

T-Mobile has once again earned the top spot for the 5G mobile network experience of its customers in Puerto Rico.  The results of Opensignal’s latest Puerto Rico Mobile Network Experience reveal that T-Mobile is the leader for both performance and consumer experience. As a whole, the Un-carrier took the top spot in 14 out of 15 categories in the study. It also won the Overall and 5G Experience categories.  “Our 5G network is delivering a great … [read full article]

Get a free month of tablet data from Metro by T-Mobile

Metro by T-Mobile is currently running a promotion where you can get one month of free tablet data. The prepaid brand also continues to offer a free Alcatel JOY TAB 2 that can be used alongside this promotion.  There is an important catch about this offer. In order to get the free month, a tablet plan needs to be added to an existing Metro by T-Mobile plan. There is a $20 activation fee. It is also an … [read full article]