Tag Archives: Apple

T-Mobile can now fix your Apple device even if you’re not a T-Mo customer

Good news to all Apple users! T-Mobile is expanding their in-store repair services. The best part about this is that this service will extend to customers outside of T-Mobile.  As reported by The T-Mo Report, T-Mobile will soon start offering repairs to all Apple customers in their stores with repair services. Even if you’re an AT&T or Verizon customer, you can get the repair service as long as you set up an appointment schedule on Apple’s … [read full article]

T-Mobile releases updated statement regarding Privacy Relay bug

In a surprising turn of events, the blocking of the new Private Relay feature on some Apple devices has already stirred controversy. After it was reportedly discovered to be blocking the feature on select phones, T-Mobile already came out with a statement refuting the claim. The Un-carrier also did some investigating and found that “some device settings default to the feature being toggled off” in the 15.2 iOS release. The carrier shared this discovery with … [read full article]

T-Mobile explains why some users don’t have Private Relay

Yesterday, there were reports that T-Mobile has started blocking Apple’s new privacy feature called iCloud Private Relay. Shortly after the report spread, T-Mobile released a statement that it wasn’t blocking the feature unlike its European counterpart, who have blocked the feature along with EE, Vodafone, and Telefonica.  Today, T-Mobile is shedding more light into the matter after it has discovered what was causing the feature to be blocked.  In a statement to Bloomberg, T-Mo said: … [read full article]

T-Mobile is starting to block Apple’s new Private Relay feature

Update (01/11/22 12:13 pm): T-Mobile has released a statement to XDA Developers regarding the issue. “Customers who chose plans and features with content filtering (e.g. parent controls) do not have access to the iCloud Private Relay to allow these services to work as designed. All other customers have no restrictions.” The original article follows. Apple recently released a new privacy feature in iOS 15. The feature, called Private Relay, was first revealed at WWDC in June 2021 and was slated … [read full article]

T-Mobile stops running Apple rebate program

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Back in November, T-Mobile acknowledged that its Black Friday iPhone 13 promotion encountered an issue. This was also the case with Verizon and its Apple rebate program. A few months after and both carriers have decided to pull the plug on the rebate program.  One of the people affected by the offer, 9to5Mac’s Ben Lovejoy, wrote about how much of a struggle claiming the rebate was. In addition, some customers were told that the promotion didn’t … [read full article]

T-Mobile acknowledges problem with Black Friday iPhone 13 promotion

Black Friday and Cyber Monday both just ended with the usual number of happy customers who were able to score a deal. But if you’re one of the T-Mobile customers who picked up an Apple device hoping to get a rebate on your purchase, you may want to hold off on celebrating just yet.  Before the much anticipated sale happened, T-Mobile already promoted the offer:  “Deals for Apple Fans: New and existing customers can score a FREE … [read full article]

T-Mobile denies customers’ rebate claim on Apple Watch Series 7 purchase

T-Mobile seems to be rejecting rebate claims for purchases on the Apple Watch Series 7. According to support emails, T-Mobile says there is no such promotion on the Apple Watch.  But as reported by AppleInsider, the Apple Watch Series 7 pages on Apple US promote a rebate deal from T-Mobile and Verizon. The promotion shares that customers of either carrier can enjoy a $100 rebate off the price of the device when they get a specific … [read full article]

Apple Watch Series 7 makes its way to T-Mobile

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T-Mobile has just revealed its plans to offer the Apple Watch Series 7.  The Apple Watch Series 7 comes in two sizes: 41mm and 45mm, both of which have their own specs in place. The former has a 352×430 pixel display while the latter comes with a 394×484 pixel display size. Apple has included IP6X dust proof and water resistance to the Series 7, along with the “most crack-resistant front crystal” ever used.  The new series also … [read full article]

Apple’s latest iOS 14.5 update improves iPhone 12 lineup on T-Mobile

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Apple released its latest iOS 14.5 update yesterday. And true enough, the new update brings some remarkable features that make Apple’s ecosystem more enjoyable to use.  But it looks like there is one key feature that was not mentioned in Apple’s official announcement. Instead, T-Mobile’s President of Technology was the one to share details about this key feature on Twitter.    The unmentioned feature enables 5G support on the iPhone 12 lineup of devices. The big news … [read full article]

T-Mobile giving $200 virtual gift card when you buy new Apple 5G iPad Pro

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Apple unveiled its new 5G iPad Pro in its Spring Loaded event held on Tuesday. And for a limited time period, customers can get a rare carrier subsidy worth up to $200 when they buy the new iPad directly from Apple.  Upon launch, Apple featured different pricing configurations for the three new iPad models. You can view those prices on the Apple Store app or on their website. But regardless of iPad Pro configuration, the 5G model … [read full article]