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OnePlus 7T design shown off in official images

One day after announcing that the OnePlus 7T launch event will be happening later this month, OnePlus has gone ahead and shown off the design of its new phone. New images shared by OnePlus CEO Pete Lau confirm that the OnePlus 7T will have a triple rear camera setup in a large, round camera housing. This particular model has a gradient color that starts darker at the top and them becomes brighter as you move toward … [read full article]

OnePlus 7T launch event happening on September 26

OnePlus has a new phone coming later this month. OnePlus today confirmed that it’s holding a OnePlus 7T reveal on September 26 at 10:30 am ET/7:30 am PT. The teaser page for the launch event says “90 Hz Display. Smooth Like Never Before.”, hinting that the OnePlus 7T have a screen with a 90Hz refresh rate like the OnePlus 7 Pro that launched earlier this year. In addition to this event, OnePlus is holding a … [read full article]

Google says it’s got ‘a few new things’ to show us on October 15, and the Pixel 4 is probably one of them

The Pixel 4 is coming next month. Google today confirmed that it’s holding an event at 10:00 am PT/1:00 pm ET on October 15 in New York City. There’s no direct confirmation of what Google has in store for the event, but the company does tease that it’s got “a few new things Made by Google” to show us. It’s likely that the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL will be announced at this event. Not … [read full article]

T-Mobile asks FCC for license to run more experiments in the 2.5GHz band

A recent FCC application shows that T-Mobile is interested in experimenting with the 2.5GHz band. T-Mobile filed an application with the FCC this week asking for an experimental license to test equipment in the 2500-2670MHz band. “The experimental authorization will allow T-Mobile to understand the propagation characteristics and gain a better understanding of the new, innovative services that this band can offer,” T-Mo explains. T-Mobile has actually been experimenting in the 2.5GHz band for a few … [read full article]

T-Mobile NOPORT is a hidden setting that will help protect your account from SIM hijacking

SIM hijacking is a serious problem nowadays that involves hackers tricking a wireless carrier’s customer service into giving them control of your phone number, which they can then use for other nefarious things. Today it’s been revealed that T-Mobile has a secret tool to help combat this SIM swapping attack. A T-Mobile feature called NOPORT aims to make it much more difficult for someone to perform a SIM swap. As discovered by Motherboard, when NOPORT is … [read full article]

iPhone 11, Pro, Max, and Apple Watch Series 5 now available for pre-order from T-Mobile

Right on schedule, the iPhone 11 and Apple Watch Series 5 have gone up for pre-order. T-Mobile is now taking pre-orders for the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, and Apple Watch Series 5. You can order online or over the phone using 1-800-T-MOBILE, and T-Mobile stores are opening at 8:00 am local time today to take pre-orders in person. As a reminder, T-Mobile is offering 50 percent or more off Apple’s … [read full article]

T-Mobile upgrades hundreds of cell sites with more mid-band LTE capacity

A couple of weeks after T-Mobile’s previous round of mid-band LTE upgrades, it’s announced another batch of upgrades. T-Mobile has upgraded hundreds of cell sites across the country with more mid-band LTE capacity in the last two weeks. These upgrades include both PCS and AWS spectrum. Some of the cities and towns that’ve gotten mid-band LTE upgrades recently include Los Angeles, CA; Iowa Falls, IA; Peabody, MA; Friday Harbor, WA; Austin, TX; and Cape Coral, … [read full article]

T-Mobile iPhone 11 trade-in deal offers half off Apple’s new phones

When the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro were announced, T-Mobile teased that it had an “incredible iPhone offer” coming. Now that deal has been revealed. T-Mobile today announced that customers can get 50 percent or more off any of the new iPhone models with qualifying trade-in. This includes both new customers as well as existing customers. Here are the devices eligible for trade-in and their values: Save $550 when you trade an iPhone XS Max … [read full article]

Arkansas is the next state to support the T-Mobile-Sprint merger

After one state attorney general came out against T-Mobile and Sprint’s merger last week, another state AG is coming out in support of the deal this week. Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has announced her support of the T-Mobile-Sprint merger. She’s the eighth state AG to get behind the merger, joining Kansas, Louisiana, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, and Utah. “Arkansas stands to benefit from the T-Mobile merger with Sprint which will increase competition, especially … [read full article]

T-Mobile Tuesdays will include free pretzel offer and cash prizes next week

Next week’s T-Mobile Tuesdays deals include a free pretzel. On Tuesday, September 17, T-Mobile customers can get a free pretzel with drink purchase from Auntie Anne’s. Also available are ticket offers from Live Nation, including to Austin City Limits Music Festival, and up to 40 percent off hotels from Rounding out next week’s offers is $0.10 off per gallon of gas from Shell. For next week’s prizes, T-Mobile will be … [read full article]