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T-Mobile sending LG V30 and LG V40 ThinQ software updates

Days after LG revealed its new V50 ThinQ, T-Mobile has begun pushing updates to a pair of previous LG V series flagships. T-Mobile is now updating its models of the LG V30 and LG V40 ThinQ. The LG V30 is getting an update to version H93220r which brings with it the January 2019 Android security patches. Also included are messaging app improvements and various system improvements. Meanwhile, the LG V40 ThinQ is getting an … [read full article]

LG G8 ThinQ announced with Hand ID palm unlock feature, coming soon to T-Mobile

The LG G8 ThinQ is now official as the latest entry in LG’s G series of Android flagships. One of the highlight features of the LG G8 ThinQ is its Z Camera, which uses Time-of-Flight to enable some unique functions. One of these is Hand ID, which identifies you by recognizing the shape, thickness, and other individual characteristics of the veins in the palm of your hand. You can then use your palm to unlocked the … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s LG G7 ThinQ now receiving software update

A couple of months after receiving its last software update, the LG G7 ThinQ is now receiving a new update from T-Mobile. T-Mobile is now pushing an update to its LG G7 ThinQ to version G710TM10o. The update weighs in at 151.7MB and includes the February 1, 2019 Android security patches. The update is now going out over the air, and TmoNews reader Chuck has received it on their LG G7 ThinQ. If you’ve … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+, and S10e now available for pre-order from T-Mobile

Right on schedule, Samsung’s new Galaxy S10 phones are available for pre-order from T-Mobile. You can now pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, and Galaxy S10e from T-Mobile and Samsung. T-Mo’s website appears to be loading slowly, but you can also pre-order in-store or over the phone. Color options include Prism Black, Prism White, Prism Blue, and Flamingo Pink, and the 12GB/1TB Galaxy S10+ is also available in Ceramic Black or … [read full article]

T-Mobile confirms Samsung Galaxy S10 pricing and deal info

The Samsung Galaxy S10 family is now official, and you’re probably wondering how much it’ll cost to get Samsung’s next big thing in your pocket. Now I’ve got that info for you. T-Mobile’s pricing for the Samsung Galaxy S10 will start at $99.99 down and $22.23 per month for 36 months for the 128GB model. If you’d prefer the 128GB Galaxy S10+, you can expect pricing to start at $199.99 down and $22.23 per month … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Fold features a 7.3-inch screen when unfolded, coming to T-Mobile in Q2

Today is Samsung’s big Unpacked event, and along with the Galaxy S10, Samsung debuted its first foldable smartphone. The Samsung Galaxy Fold is a foldable Android smartphone. When folded up, it’s got a 4.6-inch screen so that you can quickly do things like respond to messages, play and pause music, and answer calls without unfolding the device. When you unfold it, you get a whopping 7.3-inch screen to give you more space for movies, maps, … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+, and S10e official, special 5G version of the S10 also confirmed

After appearing in countless leaks and rumors over the past few months, the Samsung Galaxy S10 was made official today. There are actually four S10 models this year: the Galaxy S10, the Galaxy S10+, Galaxy S10e and a special 5G model. One thing that they all have in common, though, is their hole-punch display. Samsung managed to avoid the notch-mania that swept up most of the smartphone world over the past year or … [read full article]

Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ getting Android Pie updates

After T-Mobile began pushing Android Pie to its versions of the Galaxy S9 and S9+ last week, the unlocked versions have now begun getting their updates. Samsung is now updating the unlocked versions of the Galaxy S9 and S9+ to Android Pie in the U.S. Galaxy S9 owners should look for an update to version G960U1UeU3CSA8, which is 1760.32MB, while Galaxy S9+ owners can expect a 1764.85MB update to version G965U1UEU3CSA8. This update brings … [read full article]

T-Mobile rolling out Samsung Galaxy S8 Active update

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active owners, another software update is coming your way. T-Mobile recently began pushing a new update to its Galaxy S8 Active that bumps the phone to software version G892USQS3BSA2. Unfortunately, this update doesn’t include Android Pie like some other recent Samsung updates we’ve seen. Instead, it brings the January 1, 2019 Android security patches. If you’ve got a Galaxy S8 Active on T-Mobile, you should see this update on your phone in the coming days if … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and S9+ now receiving Android Pie update

Yesterday was a bit of a rollercoster for Galaxy S9 and S9+ owners on T-Mobile, as it looked like the Android Pie had been released, but then T-Mo said that the update was on hold. Now it looks like the rollout has actually begun. Several users on Reddit and T-Mobile’s support forums are now getting Android Pie on their T-Mo Galaxy S9 and S9+ models. The updates appear to be the … [read full article]