Posts by Christine Torralba

Nord N100, N10 5G coming to Metro by T-Mobile

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Last week, T-Mobile revealed that they will be offering two new OnePlus devices soon. And today, we just received word from T-Mobile that the Nord N100 and N10 5G will also be making their way to Metro by T-Mobile.  The best thing about today’s news is that the prepaid brand is offering either device to switchers for free. Unfortunately, you still have to pay for the sales tax. But this already means huge savings for anyone … [read full article]

Report: T-Mobile’s 5G download speeds far from promised

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Despite being able to expand its 5G network throughout the US, it appears that there are some users who are unable to see the fast speeds promised by T-Mobile. This comes from a report that suggests T-Mo’s 5G download speeds only compose of a small fraction of what the carrier has publicly promised.  At the recently conducted Citi 2021 Global TMT West Conference, T-Mobile’s President of Technology Neville Ray spoke to the public about their 2020 … [read full article]

T-Mobile running discount on iPhone 12 devices

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Now that the iPhone 12 is available, carriers and retailers are running different types of promotions to get customers to buy from them. T-Mobile is one of the carriers that have released a promo for the iPhone 12.  If you purchase the iPhone 12 mini from Apple, you can get the device at a $30 discount instead of the full $729 price. But if you opt to purchase the device directly on T-Mo’s website, the prices are: … [read full article]

T-Mobile now offering Alcatel Joy Tab 2 with 4G LTE support

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T-Mobile has just unveiled its newest Android tablet that comes with an affordable price tag. The device, called the Alcatel Joy Tab 2, is now available at T-Mobile with 4G LTE network support.  It was previously released a couple of months ago but that model came with built-in cellular connectivity instead of 4G LTE. Upon release, Metro by T-Mobile customers were charged $60 to purchase the tablet.  The tablet comes with an 8-inch HD screen and modest … [read full article]

T-Mobile showing interest in 2.5GHz spectrum auction

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One of the reasons why T-Mobile decided to merge with Sprint is so it could expand its 5G network with Sprint’s spectrum. As revealed today, it looks like there is an extra 2.5GHz spectrum being sold in the market. And according to reports, T-Mobile wants to obtain this too.   The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will be holding an open meeting agenda on Wednesday where they would be seeking comment on bidding procedures for Auction 108. This … [read full article]

Sprint customers getting a rate plan upgrade from T-Mobile

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Sprint customers are in for a treat today thanks to T-Mobile’s new rate plan upgrade.  Thanks to the merger between the two companies, Sprint customers can now enjoy the perks offered exclusively to T-Mobile subscribers. And as revealed in a post today, these are the upgrades that T-Mobile gave to Sprint customers: No More Extra Cost for Monthly Taxes and Fees Monthly taxes and fees are now included in the plan so this means that there are … [read full article]

Former T-Mobile CEO John Legere considering running for office

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Former T-Mobile CEO, John Legere, revealed on Twitter that he is considering running for office.  The tweet comes during the Capitol attack where several politicians and business leaders called for President Donald Trump to vacate his office. Legere, was one of those who shared his opinion on the matter. He shared that a president must “lead with love and optimism.”  For the first time in my life I am actually considering the possibility of running for office. … [read full article]

Samsung will be releasing 2 mid-range 5G phones for T-Mobile

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With 5G technology becoming more available these days, it’s important for users to be able to upgrade their devices to enjoy the features of this network. But for quite some time, the only 5G devices that were available to the public were the ones that came with high-end specs. And to be frank, not a lot of people could afford these phones and not everyone is willing to spend that much money on a device during a … [read full article]

Motorola unveils two new models heading to T-Mobile and Metro by T-Mobile

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Motorola today revealed four new affordable smartphones that it will be releasing in the coming months. From the lineup, the smartphone manufacturer revealed that two of those devices will be making their way to T-Mobile and Metro by T-Mobile: the moto g play (2021) and the Motorola one 5G ace.  moto g play (2021) Out of the lineup, the moto g play (2021) is the most affordable model. It features a 6.5-inch HD display and runs on … [read full article]

T-Mobile gains 5.5 million postpaid customers in 2020

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Despite the pandemic, T-Mobile was able to turn 2020 into a positive experience for the business. The Un-carrier reported record customer numbers and an achievement in its 5G network.  Earlier today, the company revealed its latest preliminary report and shared that they were able to add 1.7 million total customers and 1.6 million postpaid net additions during the last quarter of 2020. Although these numbers dropped a bit from their July-September performance, they are still pretty … [read full article]