Tag Archives: Samsung Galaxy Note 8

T-Mobile has paused the Galaxy Note 8’s Android 8.0 Oreo update

UPDATE: T-Mobile tells me that it’s working with Samsung on a new deployment date for the Note 8’s Oreo update.   ORIGINAL: On April 1, T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8 owners finally began receiving their update to Android 8.0 Oreo. Since then there have been complaints from some owners that never got their Oreo update, though, and now some more information on the matter has come to light. T-Mobile has confirmed that while the Note 8’s Oreo … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8 and Galaxy S8 Active now being updated to Android Oreo

As expected, T-Mobile has begun updating its Galaxy Note 8 to Android Oreo. But that’s not the only Samsung device that T-Mo is currently updating. Several T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8 owners began receiving their Android Oreo update overnight. The update is version N950USQU3CRC2 and is 1330.84MB in size. Included in this update are Oreo features like picture-in-picture, autofill, and notification dots and Samsung-specific improvements, too. The update also brings the March 1, 2018 Android security … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8 Android Oreo update approved, will begin rolling out April 1

This week, the AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon versions of the Galaxy Note 8 all began receiving their Android 8.0 Oreo update. T-Mobile Note 8 owners are probably wondering where their Oreo update is, and now we’ve got some more info on it. The Android Oreo update for T-Mobile’s Galaxy Note 8 has been approved and should begin hitting devices as soon as Sunday night (April 1). That’s according to T-Mobile product guy Des Smith. THIS JUST … [read full article]

Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+, and Note 8 will get Oreo update in 2-3 weeks

Earlier this month, T-Mobile began pushing Android 8.0 Oreo to its versions of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. Owners of the unlocked S8 and S8+ are still waiting for their Oreo treat, but we’ve now learned that that won’t be the case much longer. Samsung has announced that it plans to update the unlocked versions of the Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+, and Galaxy Note 8 to Android 8.0 Oreo in 2-3 weeks. The updates … [read full article]

Samsung offering $200 off T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8, free Bluetooth headphones with purchase

T-Mobile is currently running a deal that’ll get you a free Galaxy S8 when you buy a Galaxy Note 8, trade in a device, and port in a new line, but if you only need one new smartphone, Samsung’s got a deal on the Note 8 that you should check out. Samsung is now offering $200 off the T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8, leaving it at a price of $750 or $31.25 per month for 24 … [read full article]

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is getting a security update, too

Looks like the LG V30 and LG V20 aren’t the only Android flagships on T-Mobile that are being updated this week. T-Mobile’s Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is now receiving a software update. Note 8 owners on Reddit started receiving an update to version N950USQU3BRA9 today that weighs in at 276.60MB. As for what’s included with this update, there’s the January 1, 2018 Android security patch level as well as a Live Focus fix and … [read full article]

T-Mobile kicking off new Buy One, Get One deal on Apple, Samsung, and LG phones this Friday

One day after announcing that it added nearly two million customers in the final months of 2017, T-Mobile has some more good news to share. Starting this Friday, T-Mo is kicking off a Buy One, Get One deal on smartphones from Samsung, LG, and Apple. You’ll need to purchase both phones on EIP to qualify and port in at least one new voice line to be used with one of the devices. You’ll also need … [read full article]

T-Mobile updating Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8 Active, Galaxy S7, and Galaxy S7 edge today

One day after Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8+ received software updates, several more Samsung devices are being updated by T-Mobile. T-Mobile says that it’s releasing updates for the Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8 Active, Galaxy S7, and Galaxy S7 edge today. The Galaxy Note 8 is getting the December 2017 Android security patches alongside a video conferencing update, a DIGITS update, and other improvements. The update is version N950USQU2BQLA and is 315.85MB. The Galaxy S8 … [read full article]

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Note 8 update brings security patches and bug fixes

  UPDATE: T-Mobile’s support page for the Note 8 says that this update includes “October/November Google security updates”, but users that’ve received the update say it only includes the October patches.   ORIGINAL: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 owners, it’s time to update. T-Mobile has released a software update for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8. Weighing in at 383MB, it includes the October and November Android security patches as well as some bug fixes and software improvements, including … [read full article]

Deepsea Blue Galaxy Note 8 officially launching in the U.S. next week

Samsung regularly releases new color options for its flagship phones in the months following their launch, and the Galaxy Note 8 is no different. Samsung today confirmed that the Deepsea Blue Galaxy Note 8 will launch in the U.S. on November 16th. Best Buy will sell carrier-specific versions for AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon, but an unlocked version will also be available from Best Buy and Samsung.com. Besides the color change, the Deepsea Blue Galaxy Note … [read full article]