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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]

HTC U11 Life officially launching at T-Mobile on November 3rd

T-Mobile’s support pages spilled the beans on the HTC U11 Life a bit early, but today the news was made officially official: the U11 Life is coming to T-Mobile. The HTC U11 Life will be available exclusively from T-Mobile starting tomorrow, November 3rd. Pricing will be set at $12 down and $12 per month for 24 months, which works out to a total price of $300. HTC’s new smartphone features a 5.2-inch 1920×1080 Super LCD … [read full article]

Razer Phone official with 5.7-inch display, 8GB of RAM, and $699.99 price tag

A new flagship Android smartphone is coming to market from a company that’s new to the mobile game. The Razer Phone is now official. Razer is a company that’s typically known for its PC gaming hardware, but today it introduced its first Android smartphone, and it’s a spec nerd’s dream. Razer placed a major focus on the display of its new smartphone. The Razer Phone features a 5.7-inch 2560×1440 Sharp IGZO LCD screen with a … [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]

HTC U11 Life briefly appears on T-Mobile’s website, complete with images and specs

UPDATE: An image shared by Reddit user ABZMAGENTA suggests that the HTC U11 Life will launch at T-Mobile this Friday, November 3rd. Thanks, Tin!   ORIGINAL: Days after rumors suggested that the HTC U11 Life would be coming to T-Mobile, it appears that T-Mo has (accidentally?) confirmed that news. The HTC U11 Life briefly appeared on T-Mobile’s support site today, complete with images and spec details. As you can see in the images above, … [read full article]

HTC U11 Life rumored to be coming to T-Mobile

There may be a new HTC smartphone making its way onto T-Mobile’s shelves soon. A new rumor says that the HTC U11 Life will be sold by T-Mobile. That’s according to Reddit user Tylerjames09, who claims to be a T-Mobile store manager who recently got a shipment notification for the HTC U11 Life and accessories. This is the second time that the rumor mill has claimed that the HTC U11 Life is T-Mobile-bound. A … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active passes through FCC with LTE Band 71 support

The rumors of a Galaxy S8 Active for T-Mobile just got another bit of support. A new version of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active with the model number SM-G892U has been spotted in the FCC database. What’s notable about this device is that it includes support for LTE Band 71, which T-Mobile recently started to deploy. It’s also got support for T-Mobile’s other LTE bands, including Band 66. There are no mentions of T-Mobile in … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG V30 launches today and there are some special offers to go with it

As expected, T-Mobile today launched a special offer to celebrate the launch of the LG V30. Starting today, October 13th, customers who buy an LG V30 from T-Mobile can get a $500 rebate (prepaid MasterCard) with the purchase of a second LG V30. Both smartphones must be purchased on EIP, and you’ll need to activate at least one new line to be used with one of the devices. The total price of the LG V30 … [read full article]

T-Mobile may launch LG V30 deal that includes $500 off second V30 or free G6, V20

Tomorrow’s the day that the LG V30 officially launches at T-Mobile, and there may be a special deal for customers that purchase one. Sources have told TmoNews that starting tomorrow, October 13th, T-Mobile will offer $500 off a second LG V30 or a free LG G6 or V20 with the purchase of a V30. LG has prematurely confirmed these deals on its T-Mobile LG V30 page. Meanwhile, Reddit user Witzelsucht_Guy appears to have [read full article]