Tag Archives: LG

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 getting new update as LG V30 Pie update begins rolling out over the air

Following the Galaxy S9 update that came out yesterday, T-Mobile is now updating the Galaxy S8, too. The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are receiving updates to versions G950USQU6DSH8 and G955USQU6DSH8, respectively. They include stability improvements for the Camera app and a QR code reader for the Camera app. Strangely, the changelog also says “The security of your device has been improved,” but the security patch level still says August 1, 2019, which is the same level … [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 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]

T-Mobile LG G8 ThinQ now getting security update

The LG G8 ThinQ is starting the week with a new software update. T-Mobile is now sending an update to the LG G8 that bumps it to version G820TM10o. The update is 218.2MB and includes the September 1, 2019 security patches, which is a big upgrade from the July 1, 2019 security patch level that the G8 was on before this update. TmoNews reader Ronald received this update over the air last night, so if … [read full article]

T-Mobile updating LG G8 ThinQ with July security patches

It’s the LG G8 ThinQ’s turn to get a security update. T-Mobile is now pushing an update to its LG G8 that includes the July 1, 2019 Android security patches. That’s up from the June 2019 security patches that the LG G8 is currently on. Neither T-Mo nor LG appear to have posted a changelog for this 471.8MB update yet, so it’s unclear what other changes may be packed in there. If you’d like to … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG G7 ThinQ getting another security update

The LG G7 ThinQ is getting its second update from T-Mobile this month. T-Mobile is now updating its LG G7 to version G710TM20d. This update comes in at 172.8MB and includes the July 2019 Android security patches, up from the previous May 2019 security patch level. This update is now rolling out over the air, and TmoNews readers Jamie and Chuck have already received it. If your G7 hasn’t yet updated, you can wait for … [read full article]

Metro by T-Mobile offering free Samsung Galaxy A20 when you switch

Just days after T-Mobile launched a Samsung smartphone deal, Metro by T-Mobile is rolling out its own Samsung special. Metro is now offering a free Samsung Galaxy A20 when you switch your number to its service. Just port your number to Metro by T-Mobile from a different carrier and buy a Galaxy A20, and you’ll receive an instant $239.99 rebate to cover the cost of your new phone. The fine print of this deal states … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG G7 ThinQ now getting its Android Pie update

  Looks like we can cross another device off the list of models waiting for their Android 9.0 Pie update. T-Mobile has released Android Pie for its LG G7 ThinQ. The update is a big one, coming in at 1522.1MB, and it’s now rolling out over the air. TmoNews reader Chuck already received the update, and you can check for it yourself by going into your Settings app, selecting the “General” tab, and then tapping … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG G8 ThinQ now receiving a security update

We’ve seen several Samsung phones get security updates from T-Mobile over the past week, and now it’s time for an LG device to get in on the action. The LG G8 ThinQ is now getting an update from T-Mobile. The 189.2MB update brings the June 2019 Android security patches to the T-Mobile flavor of the LG G8.┬áThe update now rolling out over the air, so if your G8 hasn’t updated yet, you can hop … [read full article]

T-Mobile LG V40 ThinQ now receiving its Android Pie update

LG V40 ThinQ owners, T-Mobile has a present for you as we head into the weekend. The T-Mobile LG V40 ThinQ is now being updated to Android 9.0 Pie. As you might expect from an update to Pie, this V40 update is a biggie, coming in at 1796.3MB. It’s now rolling out over the air, and TmoNews reader Emmanuel and some folks on Reddit have already gotten it. Neither T-Mobile nor LG have posted … [read full article]