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T-Mobile OnePlus 6T update now rolling out

  This week we learned T-Mobile launch plans for the OnePlus 7T that’s arriving later this month. There’s some good news this week for folks using the OP7T’s predecessor, too, because the OnePlus 6T is now receiving a software update. T-Mobile is now pushing out an update to its OnePlus 6T. The update is version A6013_34_190814 and is 260.6MB in size. Included are the August 2019 Android security patches, an updated Google Maps version, and improvements … [read full article]

T-Mobile begins sending out Galaxy Note 9 security patches, LG V30 Android Pie update

A couple of former Android flagships are starting to receive updates from T-Mobile today. First up, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is receiving a 267.31MB update to version N960USQU2CSI1. This update includes improvements to camera performance and the September 1, 2019 Android security patches. TmoNews readers Debjit and Fernando got this update over the air today, so you Note 9 owners should see it on your device soon. You can also check for the update manually … [read full article]

T-Mobile OnePlus 7T pricing revealed

We learned late last month that the OnePlus 7T will be available from T-Mobile on October 18, and now we know what T-Mo’s pricing for the new OnePlus flagship will look like, too. The OnePlus 7T will be available for $0 down and 24 montly payments of $25 each through T-Mobile’s Equipment Installment Plan. If you prefer JUMP! On Demand, you can expect to pay $0 down and $27 per month on an 18-month lease. Full … [read full article]

T-Mobile running iPhone 11 On Us, Samsung Galaxy deals

As expected, T-Mobile today rolled out a new iPhone 11 On Us deal. T-Mobile is offering up to $1,000 off a new iPhone when you switch to T-Mo, activate a new line of service, and trade in an eligible device. The iPhone models that are included in this deal are the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max as well as the iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max. The iPhones that … [read full article]

T-Mobile says it’s made hundreds of low-band LTE upgrades in the past two weeks

T-Mobile regularly deploys low-band LTE upgrades to its network, and today the carrier has confirmed that another batch of upgrades was recently made. Hundreds of low-band LTE upgrades have been deployed across the country, T-Mobile announced today. The upgrades were performed over the last two weeks. These low-band LTE upgrades include both 600MHz and 700MHz spectrum. This time around, T-Mobile has made upgrades in cities like Omaha, NE; Los Angeles, CA; Jacksonville, FL; El Paso, TX; … [read full article]

T-Mobile and Sprint’s merger reportedly gets majority FCC support with third ‘yes’ vote

  T-Mobile and Sprint’s merger has reportedly gotten enough votes from FCC commissioners to get majority support from the agency. FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr has voted “yes” for the T-Mobile-Sprint deal, say sources speaking to Bloomberg, joining Commissioner Mike O’Rielly and Chairman Ajit Pai. The other two commissioners, Jessica Rosenworcel and Geoffrey Starks, haven’t cast a vote and are calling for a delay. Now that the merger has gotten majority support from the FCC commissioners, agency action … [read full article]

T-Mobile OnePlus 7 Pro security update now rolling out

The OnePlus 7 Pro may be disappearing from T-Mobile’s shelves, but today we’ve got some good news for anyone who already owns the device. T-Mobile is now pushing an update to its OnePlus 7 Pro. The 312.2MB update is OxygenOS 9.5.11.GM31CB, and it includes the September 2019 Android security patches. TmoNews reader Ben got this update today, so if you’ve got a OnePlus 7 Pro from T-Mo, you should see it hit your phone in the … [read full article]

T-Mobile expected to launch ‘iPhone On Us’ deal tomorrow

After rolling out a half-off deal on the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro when they launched, T-Mobile is now prepping an “iPhone On Us”-style promotion. A trusted source tells TmoNews that T-Mobile will launch a new iPhone deal tomorrow, October 4. With it, customers who activate a new line of service, port in a number, and trade in an iPhone can get up to $1,000 off a new iPhone. Details of this deal were also … [read full article]

OnePlus 8 renders leak with hole-punch display

Just one week after the OnePlus 7T was announced, we’re getting what may be our first look at the OnePlus 8. New renders have surfaced that claim to show off the OnePlus 8. These aren’t official renders made by OnePlus, but are made from “detailed schematics” shared by a company insider, says CashKaro and OnLeaks. There are a few notable changes with this OnePlus 8. First is the hole-punch display in the upper-left corner, which suggests … [read full article]

Florida is the latest state to come out in support of T-Mobile and Sprint’s merger

Another state attorney general has gotten on board with T-Mobile and Sprint’s merger. Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody has announced her support of the T-Mobile-Sprint deal. State AG Moody joins 10 other states in support of T-Mobile and Sprint’s merger, including Kansas, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Louisiana, and Florida. As part of the deal, T-Mobile and Sprint have made several commitments specific to Florida if their merger is allowed to be completed. They include … [read full article]

T-Mobile Tuesdays will include $4 movie ticket, deals from IHOP and Auntie Anne’s next week

Today’s Wednsday, which means that this week’s T-Mobile Tuesday has come and gone and it’s time to find out what T-Mo has in store for next Tuesday. On Tuesday, October 8, T-Mobile customers can get a $4 movie ticket from Atom Tickets┬áto see The Addams Family, which opens on October 11. The Addams Family theme continues with a deal from IHOP that’ll get you a free two-stack of Wednesday’s Web-Cakes with purchase. Other deals … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG G7 ThinQ update brings September security patches

The G8 isn’t the only LG smartphone getting a software update on T-Mobile. T-Mo is now updating its LG G7 ThinQ with the September 1, 2019 security patches. That’s an improvement from the July 1, 2019 security patch level that the G7 was previously on. This update is now rolling out over the air, and TmoNews reader Chuck got it this week. If you’ve got an LG G7 ThinQ from T-Mobile, be on the lookout … [read full article]