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T-Mobile Moto Z2 Force will not be updated to Android 9 Pie

Bad news, Moto Z2 Force owners: It looks like you won’t be getting an Android Pie update. Motorola has confirmed that “some US Moto Z2 Force models will not receive the Android 9 ‘Pie’ update.” The company explains that the Verizon model of the Moto Z2 Force will get updated to Pie to enable the 5G Moto Mod, but it doesn’t commit to updating the other models of the Z2 Force, meaning the T-Mobile, … [read full article]

T-Mobile launching Samsung Galaxy S10 5G on June 28th, 5G network going live in six cities

T-Mobile is launching the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G this week, and with it customers will be able to access T-Mo’s 5G network. The Galaxy S10 5G will launch at T-Mobile this Friday, June 28th. It’ll be available in select stores in Atlanta, Cleveland, Dallas, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, and New York. Pricing will be set at $549.99 down and $31.25 per month for 24 months on EIP or $1,299.99 full retail for the 256GB model. … [read full article]

T-Mobile updating Galaxy Note 9, Note 8, and S8 Active

T-Mobile is starting the week with updates for a few Samsung devices. The Samsung Galaxy Note 9, Galaxy Note 8, and Galaxy S8 Active are all receiving updates from T-Mobile. Note 9 owners should be on the lookout for a 246.47MB update to versos N960USQS1CSF1. It doesn’t appear to include a dedicated Night Mode like the international model recently received, but it does have the June 1, 2019 Android security patches. Also being updated … [read full article]

T-Mobile updating OnePlus 7 Pro to OxygenOS 9.5.8

Less than one week after receiving its previous update, the T-Mobile OnePlus 7 Pro is being updated again. T-Mobile is now pushing an update to OxygenOS 9.5.8 to its OnePlus 7 Pro. This update is on the smaller side, coming in at 105.6MB, and it includes the May 2019 Android security patches. This update made its way to TmoNews reader Derek’s phone today, so if you’ve got a T-Mobile OnePlus 7 Pro, keep an eye … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG V40 ThinQ now receiving its Android Pie update

LG V40 ThinQ owners, T-Mobile has a present for you as we head into the weekend. The T-Mobile LG V40 ThinQ is now being updated to Android 9.0 Pie. As you might expect from an update to Pie, this V40 update is a biggie, coming in at 1796.3MB. It’s now rolling out over the air, and TmoNews reader Emmanuel and some folks on Reddit have already gotten it. Neither T-Mobile nor LG have posted … [read full article]

Samsung may reveal Galaxy Note 10 at August 7th event

Heads up, fans of Samsung’s Galaxy Note series, because a new report claims to have info on when the Galaxy Note 10 will make its official debut. Samsung will announce the Galaxy Note 10 on August 7th, claims a report from CNET. It’s said that Samsung will host its Note 10 event at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, just like last year’s Note 9 event. While still unconfirmed, August 7th would be almost exactly … [read full article]

Palm phone features 3.3-inch screen, now available unlocked for $349.99

The Palm name made a comeback last year with the launch of the new Palm smartphone. When it first arrived, it was a companion phone exclusively available at Verizon, but after recently gaining the ability to work as a standalone device, it’s now shedding its Verizon exclusivity, too. Palm is now taking pre-orders for the unlocked version of its small smartphone. It’s priced at $349.99, and for a limited time, customers who pre-order will get a … [read full article]

T-Mobile OnePlus 7 Pro update brings camera, messaging, and touchscreen improvements

After getting a security update last month, the T-Mobile OnePlus 7 Pro is now receiving another update with a bit more packed into it. An update to Oxygen OS 9.5.7.GM31CB is now rolling out to T-Mo’s OnePlus 7 Pro. The update weighs in at 506.1MB and includes touchscreen optimizations, camera improvements, and more. Here’s what the changelog included with the update says: Touch Screen Optimization Camera Enhancement Gaming Mode Update Messaging Improvements TmoNews readers Derek … [read full article]

T-Mobile offering deals on Apple and Samsung devices ahead of Father’s Day

With Father’s Day approaching fast, lots of folks are on the hunt for a gift. T-Mobile has some deals on Apple and Samsung products that could be a good fit for yourself or a loved one. T-Mobile recently kicked off an iPhone deal that’ll get you up to $750 off an iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, iPhone 8, or iPhone 8 Plus. TO get this deal, you’ll need to buy one of … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and S9+ receiving software updates today

T-Mobile is wrapping up the week with a little something for Samsung Galaxy S9 owners. The T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and S9+ are now receiving software updates. The Galaxy S9 is being bumped up to version G960USQS5CSEA, while Galaxy S9+ owners should be on the lookout for version G965USQS5CSEA. Both updates include the June 1, 2019 Android security patches. Unfortunately, there doesn’t appear to be a dedicated Night Mode for the Camera app like the one … [read full article]