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T-Mobile launching new BOGO deal on flagship smartphones on November 17th

Black Friday isn’t happening until November 24th, but T-Mobile has decided to kick off its holiday deals a bit earlier. Starting November 17th, T-Mobile will launch a Buy One, Get One deal on flagship smartphones from Apple, LG, and Samsung. Like some of T-Mo’s other recent BOGO deals, you’ll need to add a new line and purchase both phones on EIP to qualify for this offer. You must also choose two devices from the same manufacturer. … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 and S8+ updated with October security patches

Samsung Galaxy S8 $150 off

Over the weekend, T-Mobile and Samsung released a new update for the Galaxy S8 and S8+. The new update is version G950USQU1AQJ8 for the Galaxy S8 and G955USQU1AQJ8 for the Galaxy S8+. Galaxy S8 owners can expect their update to weigh in at 155.45MB, while Galaxy S8+ owners will be downloading a 151.98MB file. Included with this new update is the October 2017 security patches as well as some unspecified “system improvements.” If … [read full article]

Samsung launches Android Oreo beta program for the Galaxy S8 and S8+

If you’ve got a Galaxy S8 or S8+ and want an early taste of Android Oreo, you can sign up to get it now. Samsung has announced that it’s offering a beta test of Samsung Experience 9.0, it’s new custom user interface that’s based on Android 8.0 Oreo. The beta program is available starting today, November 2nd, and is open to Galaxy S8 and S8+ users on Sprint and T-Mobile in the U.S., … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ update released

Heads up, Galaxy S8 owners, because another update is coming your way. T-Mobile says that it’s now pushing an update to its Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ models. The update includes “IMS Roaming enhancements” and “Various system improvements”, says T-Mo. Once updated, the Galaxy S8 will be on version G950USQU1AQHD, while the Galaxy S8+ will be on G955USQU1AQHD. If you haven’t gotten this update on your Galaxy S8 or S8+ yet, you can check for … [read full article]

T-Mobile launches Galaxy Note 8 Buy One, Get One deal

As expected, T-Mobile today launched a Buy One, Get One deal for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8. T-Mobile customers can now get a second Galaxy Note 8 (or a Galaxy S8 or S8+) with the purchase of a Galaxy Note 8. Both phones must be purchased on EIP, and you’ll need to add a line for the second device. T-Mobile also notes that you must “maintain an active, eligible rate plan for each eligible … [read full article]

T-Mobile once again offering Galaxy S8 BOGO deal

As expected, T-Mobile today brought back its Samsung Galaxy S8 buy one, get one free deal. The new limited time offer will get you a free Galaxy S8 or S8+ when you buy one. Both phones must be purchased on EIP, and a new line of qualifying service is required. That means that you’ll need a new line of T-Mobile One or Simple Choice Unlimited. Once you’ve bought your two phones, you’ll need to point your … [read full article]

T-Mobile may revive Galaxy S8 buy one, get one deal tomorrow

We’ve seen a couple of Galaxy S8 buy one, get one deals from T-Mobile since the flagship’s launch, and it looks like another may be coming soon. T-Mobile is planning to revive its Galaxy S8 BOGO deal, according to a tipster speaking to TmoNews. The new offer will reportedly launch July 28th. To take advantage of this deal, you’ll need to buy two Galaxy S8 or S8+ phones on EIP and add a new T-Mobile … [read full article]

Samsung offering $150 off unlocked Galaxy S8, get another $150 with qualifying trade-in

Samsung Galaxy S8 $150 off

Samsung is now offering $150 off the unlocked Galaxy S8, and you can get another $150 off when you trade in a qualifying smartphone. You can view the Galaxy S8 deal on Samsung’s website. The devices that qualify for trade in are the Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge and S6 edge+, Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge, iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, and iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Samsung says that your … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 and S8+ receiving updates with security patches

Looks like Bixby Voice isn’t the only goodie that T-Mobile Galaxy S8 customers are getting today. T-Mobile is now pushing software updates to its versions of the Galaxy S8 and S8+. T-Mo says that they include a UMTS 911 update, and as you can see in the screenshot below, the July 1, 2017 security patches are included as well. These updates are now rolling out and are around 130MB in size. If you’ve got … [read full article]

Samsung launches Bixby Voice for the Galaxy S8 in the U.S.

After missing out on the Galaxy S8’s U.S. launch, Bixby Voice is finally ready to go. Samsung says that Bixby Voice is now available in the U.S. To get it, Galaxy S8 and S8+ owners need to update the app to the latest version. Bixby Voice is fully integrated with core Samsung apps, with support for other native apps and third-party apps coming via Bixby Labs. You can launch the assistant by saying “Hi Bixby” … [read full article]