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Samsung opens reservations for T-Mobile Galaxy Fold

Yesterday we learned that T-Mobile will begin selling the Galaxy Fold in a couple of weeks, and now Samsung is gearing up to begin taking orders, too. Samsung will now let you reserve your pre-order the Galaxy Fold. You’ll need to enter your name, email address, and ZIP code, and select either the AT&T or T-Mobile version. You aren’t spending any money today, though, so if you think you might be at all interested in … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Fold launching at T-Mobile online on April 25th, in stores April 26th

If you’re interested in foldable phones, you’ll get your chance to be an early adopter of this new form factor when the Samsung Galaxy Fold launches at T-Mobile later this month. The Samsung Galaxy Fold will be available online from T-Mobile starting at 9:00pm PT on April 25th and in select T-Mobile stores on April 26th. T-Mo doesn’t have any pricing details to share today, but Samsung previously said that the Galaxy Fold will cost $1,980. … [read full article]

LG G8 ThinQ arriving ahead of launch date for some T-Mobile customers

The LG G8 ThinQ doesn’t officially launch in T-Mobile stores for another couple of days, but some T-Mo customers already have the G8 in their hands. TmoNews reader Bill received his LG G8 ThinQ from T-Mobile yesterday. It arrived overnight and so far, he says he’s impressed with the device, adding that the Crystal Sound OLED feature that uses the screen as a speaker sounds nice. T-Mobile is selling the LG G8 ThinQ for $619.99, … [read full article]

Next week’s T-Mobile Tuesday deals have been revealed

Did you grab your free Dunkin’ latte, discounted Hellboy ticket, and other deals from T-Mobile Tuesdays this week? Good, because now you can prepare for next week’s offers. On Tuesday, April 16th, T-Mobile customers can get 25 percent off plus free shipping from Frank and Oak, which sells men’s and women’s clothing. Also available next week is a free medium latte from Dunkin’, $0.10 off per gallon of gas at Shell, and … [read full article]

TVision Home is T-Mobile’s new TV service, launching April 14th

One week after announcing its content deal with Viacom, T-Mobile has taken the wraps off of its new TV effort. TVision Home is T-Mobile’s television service, a rebranded and upgraded version of the Layer3 TV product that T-Mobile bought last year. The service uses your wired broadband connection and includes more than 275 channels, including HD premium channels and 4K content, and T-Mo promises more than 35,000 on-demand movies and shows. Customers also get … [read full article]

T-Mobile rolled out more low-band LTE upgrades over the last two weeks

This is turning out to be a good weekend for T-Mobile customers, because one day after it was confirmed that T-Mo performed a new round of mid-band LTE upgrades, we’ve learned that some low-band LTE upgrades have been rolled out, too. T-Mobile has upgraded dozens of cell sites with low-band LTE in the last two weeks, T-Mo CTO Neville Ray announced today. These upgrades include 600MHz (LTE band 71) and 700MHz (LTE band … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S10, S10+, and S10e now receiving updates

We’ve seen T-Mobile update several Samsung smartphones lately, including the Galaxy S8 and S8+, Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, and Galaxy Note 8. Now it’s the Galaxy S10 series’ turn to be updated. T-Mobile is now pushing out updates to its Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, and Galaxy S10e. The updates bring the March 1, 2019 Android security patches as well as stability improvements, bug fixes, performance improvements, and unspecified “new and/or enhanced features.” These … [read full article]

T-Mobile has performed hundreds of mid-band LTE upgrades in recent weeks

Heads up, T-Mobile customers, because some more cell site upgrades have been made in recent weeks. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray today confirmed that T-Mo has upgraded hundreds of cell sites within the past few weeks. These are mid-band LTE upgrades, meaning that they include AWS and PCS spectrum. 100s of @TMobile sites have been upgraded in the last few weeks. We’ve got the best engineers in the WORLD and our network is getting FASTER … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8 getting its Android Pie update today

One week after the Galaxy S8 and S8+ got their Android Pie update, it’s the Galaxy Note 8’s turn to get a taste of Pie. T-Mobile today announced that it’s updating its Galaxy Note 8 to Android 9.0 Pie. T-Mo’s support documents show that the update will be released today, April 5th, and that it’ll be version N950USQU5DSC1. The update is 1709.8MB. Included with the update to Android Pie is Samsung’s new One UI, which … [read full article]

T-Mobile CEO John Legere continues push for Sprint merger, claims more than 5,000 customer care jobs added by 2021

T-Mobile CEO John Legere today continued pushing for the proposed merger of T-Mobile and Sprint, this time sharing a blog post focused on jobs. The New T-Mobile will spend nearly $40 billion to expand its network and business over three years, Legere says. The CEO also claims that the combined company will have more than 11,000 additional employees on its payroll by 2024 compared to what T-Mo and Sprint would have by themselves. Focusing specifically … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and S7 edge receiving security updates

The Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are now three years old, but they’re still receiving support from Samsung and T-Mobile in the form of software updates. The T-Mobile Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are now receiving updates that include the March 1, 2019 Android security patches. T-Mo hasn’t yet updated its support pages with info on these updates, so it’s unclear what else, if anything, they might include. You Galaxy S7 owners should … [read full article]

T-Mobile Tuesdays will give customers free Dunkin’ latte every week through June

T-Mobile today revealed the deals that it’s got planned for next Tuesday, and they include a new weekly gift for T-Mo customers. On Tuesday, April 9th, T-Mobile customers can get a free medium latte from Dunkin’. You’re not getting just one latte, though, because T-Mobile says that this offer will be available every Tuesday through June. Also coming next Tuesday is a $4 movie ticket for Hellboy from Atom Tickets and $15 off select … [read full article]