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T-Mobile Galaxy Note 10+ 5G will launch with Android 10 out of the box

Thinking about buying a Galaxy Note 10+ 5G this week? If you do, you’ll be greeted by a nice little surprise when you boot it up. T-Mobile’s Galaxy Note 10+ 5G comes with Android 10 and Samsung One UI 2.0 out of the box. Confirmed by T-Mobile’s Des Smith, this news is notable because it means the T-Mo Note 10+ 5G is the first Samsung phone to ship with Android 10 in tow. It’s expected[read full article]

T-Mobile Cyber Monday deals include iPhone 8, iPad, Apple Watch, and Samsung Galaxy Watch

First we got Magenta Friday deals, then Black Friday specials, and today T-Mobile has kept the sale train rolling by unveiling Cyber Monday offers. T-Mobile is now offering a few Cyber Monday deals. Customers who add a line can get a free iPhone 8 after rebate via prepaid card. Just add a new voice line, buy an iPhone 8 for $449.99 on a monthly payment plan, and you’ll get a virtual prepaid gift card … [read full article]

T-Mobile launches its nationwide 5G network

T-Mobile previously said that its nationwide 5G coverage would go live on December 6th, but it looks like T-Mo just couldn’t wait until then to flip the switch. T-Mobile’s nationwide 5G network is now live. This coverage uses 600MHz low-band spectrum and covers 200 million people and more than 5,000 cities and towns. You can view T-Mo’s 5G coverage map below, with an interactive and zoomable version available right here. T-Mobile’s 5G coverage is available to … [read full article]

Alcatel 3V (2019) now available from Metro by T-Mobile with 6.7-inch screen and $189.99 price tag

We learned earlier this month that the Alcatel 3V (2019) would be coming soon to Metro by T-Mobile, but at the time, there was no word on exactly when the launch might be or what the phone would cost. Now we’ve got both of those details. The Alcatel 3V (2019) is now available from Metro by T-Mobile. Pricing is set at $189.99, but customers who port their number to Metro and buy the Alcatel 3V will … [read full article]

T-Mobile updating Galaxy S8, S8 Active, and LG G7 ThinQ with new security patches

T-Mobile is now pushing out the November 2019 security patches to a handful of Android phones. First up, T-Mo says that it’s updating the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ to versions G950USQS7DSK2 and G955USQS7DSK2, respectively. The only item on the changelogs is the November 2019 security update. Also being updated is the T-Mobile flavor of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active. This update is version G892USQS6CSK1 and it, too, is only listed as including the … [read full article]

T-Mobile rolls out discounts on iPhone XS and XS Max, Pixel 3a and 3a XL

Today’s the day that T-Mobile’s Magenta Friday deals go live, but those aren’t the only new offers that T-Mo has rolled out. T-Mobile is now offering discounts on Apple’s iPhone XS and XS Max as well as the Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL. Spotted by users on Reddit, the iPhone XS sales start at $250 off its original price while the Pixel 3a deals start at $150 off. Here are the discounts … [read full article]

T-Mobile announces Magenta Friday deals on iPhone 11, Pixel 4, and OnePlus 7T

T-Mobile said last week that it’d have more deals coming throughout this month, and today it delivered. Starting this Friday, November 22nd, T-Mobile is offering a free iPhone 11 or iPhone XR, or up to $700 off an iPhone 11, 11 Pro, XS, or XS Max. The discount will come via monthly bill credits, and customers can get up to four free iPhones with this deal. Customers interested in taking advantage of this iPhone deal must … [read full article]

Metro by T-Mobile’s latest deal offers two free phones and a tablet for switchers

One week after T-Mobile announced its holiday deals, Metro by T-Mobile has unleashed a special offer of its own. Metro by T-Mobile’s first Black Friday deal offers two free smartphones and a free tablet, all on a plan that’s $100 per month. Customers who switch to Metro, port in their number, and buy a Samsung Galaxy A20 or LG Stylo 5 can get a $239.99 instant rebate to cover the cost of their new phone. Then … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 and S8+ updates are now rolling out

We just saw the Galaxy S10 and S9 get updates from T-Mobile, and now the Galaxy S8 is being updated as well. T-Mobile is now pushing updates to its Galaxy S8 and S8+, bumping them to versions G950USQU6DSJ6 and G955USQU6DSJ6, respectively. T-Mo hasn’t published an official changelog for either of these updates yet, but we do know that they’re based on the October 2019 Android security patch level. TmoNews reader Joanna received the new Galaxy S8 update … [read full article]

T-Mobile pushing Galaxy S10 and S9 software updates

T-Mobile is updating Samsung’s recent Galaxy S flagships this week. First up, the Galaxy S10, S10e, and S10+ are all receiving updates. The Galaxy S10 is getting bumped up to version G973USQS2BSIX while the Galaxy S10e is moving to version G970USQS2BSIX and the Galaxy S10+ is being updated to version G975USQS2BSIX. The update changelogs for all three S10 series phones say that “The security of your device has been improved” and include the November 2019 security patch … [read full article]