Tag Archives: 600MHz

T-Mobile adds low-band LTE to more cell sites

Two days after announcing a round of mid-band LTE capacity upgrades, T-Mo says that it’s expanded its low-band LTE coverage, too. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray has confirmed that T-Mo has added low-band LTE to more cell sites in the past two weeks. These expansions bring “more and better coverage,” Ray explains. Our network team added lowband LTE to dozens of sites in just two weeks, which means more and better coverage. And #WeWontStop!! [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 official, T-Mobile will offer half-off deal

After months of leaks and rumors, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is now official. While the Galaxy Note 9 may look similar to last year’s Galaxy Note 8, it’s gotten several notable updates over its predecessor. Those include the S Pen, which is one of the things that makes a Note a Note. The S Pen on the Galaxy Note 9 supports Bluetooth Low Energy to let you use it as a remote control for … [read full article]

LG Q7+ now available from T-Mobile with 600MHz LTE support, Hi-Fi Quad DAC

Earlier this week, we learned that T-Mobile could launch the LG Q7+ soon. Turns out that that was spot on. The LG Q7+ is now available from T-Mobile. Pricing is set at $14 down and $14 per month for 24 months on EIP, or $350 full retail price. T-Mobile is not offering the LG Q7+ through JUMP! On Demand. In exchange for your hard-earned dollars, you’ll get an Android 8.1 smartphone with a 5.5-inch 2160×1080 display … [read full article]

T-Mobile not planning to raise the price of its unlimited plan, says CFO

We’ve seen AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon make changes to their rate plans lately, but T-Mobile says that it has no plans to increase the price of its unlimited plan. T-Mobile CFO Braxton Carter said to CNET this week that T-Mo isn’t “pursuing a monetization path.” He added that “The benefits of creating more subscribers outweigh the shorter term benefit of tweaking (average revenue per user).” Carter went on to tease that T-Mobile is planning a special deal for … [read full article]

T-Mobile says Q2 2018 was its best second quarter ever, 1.58 million new customers added

T-Mobile’s Q2 2018 earnings are in, and it looks like T-Mo extended its streak of quarters with more than one million customer adds. T-Mobile says that the second quarter of 2018 was its best Q2 ever, adding 1.58 million customers. That makes Q2 2018 the 21st straight quarter that T-Mo had more than 1 million net adds. That 1.58 million adds includes 1.02 million postpaid customers and 91,000 prepaid customers. When it comes to churn, T-Mo … [read full article]

T-Mobile 600MHz LTE now available in nearly 1,000 cities and towns

After releasing several more 600MHz LTE smartphones in recent weeks, T-Mobile today gave an update on its 600MHz LTE coverage. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray has confirmed that T-Mo’s 600MHz LTE is now live in 992 markets across 33 states. You can see the full list of 600MHz LTE cities and towns right here. This number is up from the “more than 900 cities and towns” and 32 states that T-Mo said its … [read full article]

LG Q7+ may launch at T-Mobile soon with 600MHz LTE support

We’ve seen several new phones launch at T-Mobile with 600MHz LTE support recently, and it looks like we’ll be getting another one this week. Support pages for the LG Q7+ appeared on T-Mobile’s website today. These include a software updates page that lists the LG Q7+’s launch software as being “available August 3, 2018.” This suggests that the LG Q7+ will be released by T-Mobile this Friday. When it comes to specs, … [read full article]

T-Mobile low-band LTE added to more cell sites

Days after T-Mobile announced that it had upgraded more cell sites with additional mid-band LTE capacity, it’s confirmed some more low-band LTE expansions, too. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray says that T-Mo added low-band LTE to dozens more cell sites in the past two weeks. This brings “more and better coverage,” Ray explains. These upgrades typically include both 600MHz and 700MHz spectrum. Our network team added lowband LTE to dozens of sites in just two weeks, … [read full article]

Moto E5 Play and Moto E5 Plus appear to be coming to T-Mobile with 600MHz LTE support

It looks like a couple of new Motorola devices are coming soon to T-Mobile. T-Mobile today added support pages for the Moto E5 Play (above) and Moto E5 Plus (below). T-Mo hasn’t made any announcements regarding either device, but if you look at the software updates support page for both phones, the launch software is listed as being available July 27th. That suggests that both Moto phones will land on T-Mobile’s shelves later this … [read full article]