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T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge receiving November 2017 security patches

Days after the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 got a new update, some other Samsung handsets have started getting updates of their own. T-Mobile is now pushing updates to its versions of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. The GS7 update is version G930TUVS4BQJ2 and is 121.99MB in size, while the GS7 edge update is version G935TUVS4BQJ2 and weighs in at 122.55MB. T-Mo hasn’t updated its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge support … [read full article]

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Note 8 update brings security patches and bug fixes

  UPDATE: T-Mobile’s support page for the Note 8 says that this update includes “October/November Google security updates”, but users that’ve received the update say it only includes the October patches.   ORIGINAL: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 owners, it’s time to update. T-Mobile has released a software update for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8. Weighing in at 383MB, it includes the October and November Android security patches as well as some bug fixes and software improvements, including … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active, LG V30+, and T-Mobile Revvl Plus launch at T-Mo today

Today’s a big day for phone releases at T-Mobile, as there are three new Android phones hitting T-Mo’s shelves. First up is the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active. Samsung’s rugged Galaxy S Active models have been exclusive to AT&T in the past, but that’s changing with the Galaxy S8 Active with releases on Sprint and T-Mobile. The S8 Active is priced at $100 down and $30 per month for 24 months (FRP: $820) on EIP or $100 … [read full article]

MetroPCS offering free Amazon Prime and Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime to switchers

T-Mobile today announced a MetroPCS Black Friday offer to go along with . MetroPCS is offering a free year of Amazon Prime and a free Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime to customers that switch to MetroPCS and sign up for an unlimited LTE plan. This deal is only available in stores and will be available for a limited time. Pricing for an unlimited plan at MetroPCS starts at $50 per month for unlimited talk, text, and … [read full article]

T-Mobile launching new BOGO deal on flagship smartphones on November 17th

Black Friday isn’t happening until November 24th, but T-Mobile has decided to kick off its holiday deals a bit earlier. Starting November 17th, T-Mobile will launch a Buy One, Get One deal on flagship smartphones from Apple, LG, and Samsung. Like some of T-Mo’s other recent BOGO deals, you’ll need to add a new line and purchase both phones on EIP to qualify for this offer. You must also choose two devices from the same manufacturer. … [read full article]

Deepsea Blue Galaxy Note 8 officially launching in the U.S. next week

Samsung regularly releases new color options for its flagship phones in the months following their launch, and the Galaxy Note 8 is no different. Samsung today confirmed that the Deepsea Blue Galaxy Note 8 will launch in the U.S. on November 16th. Best Buy will sell carrier-specific versions for AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon, but an unlocked version will also be available from Best Buy and Samsung.com. Besides the color change, the Deepsea Blue Galaxy Note … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active will be available from T-Mobile starting November 17th

The rumors were true: The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active is coming to T-Mobile. The Galaxy S8 Active will be available online on November 17th and will roll into T-Mo stores on November 22nd. Pricing will be set at $100 down and $30 per month for 24 months (full price: $820) on EIP or $100 down and $29 per month with an 18-month JUMP! On Demand lease. One of the most notable features of the T-Mobile … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 and S8+ updated with October security patches

Samsung Galaxy S8 $150 off

Over the weekend, T-Mobile and Samsung released a new update for the Galaxy S8 and S8+. The new update is version G950USQU1AQJ8 for the Galaxy S8 and G955USQU1AQJ8 for the Galaxy S8+. Galaxy S8 owners can expect their update to weigh in at 155.45MB, while Galaxy S8+ owners will be downloading a 151.98MB file. Included with this new update is the October 2017 security patches as well as some unspecified “system improvements.” If … [read full article]

Samsung launches Android Oreo beta program for the Galaxy S8 and S8+

If you’ve got a Galaxy S8 or S8+ and want an early taste of Android Oreo, you can sign up to get it now. Samsung has announced that it’s offering a beta test of Samsung Experience 9.0, it’s new custom user interface that’s based on Android 8.0 Oreo. The beta program is available starting today, November 2nd, and is open to Galaxy S8 and S8+ users on Sprint and T-Mobile in the U.S., … [read full article]

T-Mobile selling Galaxy Note 8 for $130 off, Samsung also offering deal

T-Mobile’s Galaxy Note 8 BOGO deal may be over, but T-Mo is now running a new deal on Samsung’s flagship Android smartphone. T-Mobile is selling the Galaxy Note 8 for $130 off its normal price. That means that you’ll pay $100 down and $30 per month for 24 months on EIP, which works out to a total of $820. Also of note is a deal that’ll get you money back when you buy a … [read full article]