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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]

LG V40 ThinQ Android Pie update enters T-Mobile testing

We’ve seen several Samsung devices get updated to Android Pie in recent months, and now it looks like T-Mobile is nearly ready to treat an LG flagship to a piece of Pie. T-Mobile’s Software Updates support page now shows that the LG V40 ThinQ update to Android 9.0 Pie has entered the “T-Mobile Testing” phase of the software update process. That’s the second of T-Mobile’s three update phases, in-between “Manufacturer Development” … [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]

LG G8 ThinQ launching at T-Mobile on April 12th, will be priced at $200 off MSRP

The LG G8 ThinQ was announced around one month ago, but at the time, there wasn’t any launch or pricing information available for the new flagship. Now we’ve got those details for you. T-Mobile will launch the LG G8 ThinQ in stores on April 12th, but you’ll be able to pre-order one starting April 5th at 5:00 am PT. It’ll be available in Aurora Black and Carmine Red color options. T-Mo’s pricing for the LG … [read full article]

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+, and LG V30 receiving security updates

T-Mobile is now sending out security updates for a few former Android flagships. First up, both the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ are receiving updates to the March 1, 2019 Android security patch level. Galaxy S9 owners should be on the lookout for an update to version G960USQS4CSC3 which is 149.63MB in size, while Galaxy S9+ owners can expect a 155.96MB update to version G965USQS4CSC3. If you’ve got a Galaxy S9 or … [read full article]