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T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8 now receiving new security update

Days after T-Mobile updated its Galaxy Note 9, it’s now sending an update to the Galaxy Note 8. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 on T-Mobile is now receiving an update to version N950USQS5CRJ3. The update is 297.91MB in size and includes the November 1, 2018 security patch level. TmoNews reader Javin received this update today, so if you’ve got a Galaxy Note 8 on T-Mo, the update should appear on your phone in the coming … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8 update now rolling out

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 owners, a new software update is coming your way. T-Mobile is now updating its Galaxy Note 8 to version N950USQU5CRIA. TmoNews reader Ashish got the update on their Note 8 last night, and several users on Reddit have received it as well. The update comes in at 445.95MB. As for what’s included, this update brings the September 1, 2018 Android security patches to the T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8. Also included are … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8, S8, and S8+ receiving software updates

A few Samsung smartphones are staring the month of September with new software updates. T-Mobile is now sending updates to its Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8, and Galaxy S8+. Note 8 owners should be on the lookout for version N950USQS5CRG9, S8 owners are getting version G950USQS5CRH1, and S8+ owners are receiving version G955USQS5CRH1. As for what’s included in these updates, it looks like all three phones are receiving the August 1, 2018 Android security … [read full article]

T-Mobile and Costco offering deals on Galaxy Note 9, Galaxy S9, S9+, and Note 8

Heads up, Costco members, because there are some smartphone deals available with the warehouse retailer right now. First up, T-Mobile customers can get up to $500 back when they buy the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 from Costco. You’ll need to buy a Note 9 at full price ($949.99) and trade in a qualifying Samsung device. Once you do, you’ll get up to $500 as a combination of a one-time bill credit and prepaid MasterCard. The devices … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 and S8+ now getting security updates

UPDATE: Looks like the Galaxy Note 8 is receiving an update, too. TmoNews reader TR got an update to version N950USQU5CRG7 that includes the July 1, 2018 Android security patches. UPDATE 2: T-Mobile has posted its info on these updates, and all three include a Samsung VOC fix in addition to their security patches.   A couple of days after T-Mobile’s Galaxy S9 and S9+ began receiving new software updates, it’s time for … [read full article]

T-Mobile launching new Buy One Get One deals on Apple, Samsung, and LG phones

With many students getting ready to head back to school next month, T-Mobile decided that it’s a good time to kick off its latest Buy One, Get One deals to help prepare those students for their new classes. Starting today, T-Mobile is offering up to $700 off an iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, or iPhone X when you buy one device, trade in a phone, and port in a line. This … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+, and Galaxy Note 8 now receiving updates

The iPhone and Apple Watch aren’t the only devices that are starting the week with new software updates. T-Mobile is releasing updates for its Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+, and Galaxy Note 8. The Galaxy S9 update is version G960USQU2ARF7 while the S9+ is version G965USQU2ARF7. Both phones are getting RTT updates, DIGITS enhancements, and other bug fixes and system improvements. Meanwhile, the Galaxy Note 8 is getting an update to version N950USQU4CRF3. … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8 deal knocks $230 off regular price

Just days after Costco launched a special offer on the Galaxy S9 and S9+, T-Mobile is running a deal on Samsung’s other flagship Android device. You can now save $230 on a Samsung Galaxy Note 8 from T-Mobile. That knocks the full price down to $720, or you can get it for $0 down and $30 per month for 24 months on EIP. T-Mobile is also offering free express two-day shipping with a new activation … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S8, S8+, and Note 8 receiving security updates

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8 owners, a new update is coming your way this weekend. T-Mobile has announced software updates for the Galaxy S8 and S8+ as well as the Galaxy Note 8. The Galaxy S8’s update is version G950USQS3CRE2 and is 159.47MB, the Galaxy S8+’s is version G955USQS3CRE2 and is 155.27MB, and the Galaxy Note 8’s update is version N950USQU4CRE1 and is 186.97MB. As for what’s included, all three … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 8 Oreo update will resume on May 13th

Last month, we learned that T-Mobile quietly paused the Android 8.0 Oreo update for its Galaxy Note 8. There was no restart date for the update at that time, but now we finally know when the Note 8’s Oreo update will resume. T-Mobile says that it’ll begin pushing the Galaxy Note 8’s Android 8.0 Oreo update at 10:00 pm PT on May 13th. The update includes Android 8.0 and “bug fixes and software improvements”, just … [read full article]