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T-Mobile sending out Galaxy S9 and S9+ security updates

The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S7 got software updates from T-Mobile in the past week, and now the Galaxy S9 is being updated, too. T-Mobile is now sending updates to its Galaxy S9 and S9+. If you’ve got a Galaxy S9, you should be on the lookout for an update to version G960USQS6CSGB, while Galaxy S9+ owners should watch for an update to version G965USQS6CSGB. Included in these updates are the July 1, 2019 Android … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and S9+ receiving software updates today

T-Mobile is wrapping up the week with a little something for Samsung Galaxy S9 owners. The T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and S9+ are now receiving software updates. The Galaxy S9 is being bumped up to version G960USQS5CSEA, while Galaxy S9+ owners should be on the lookout for version G965USQS5CSEA. Both updates include the June 1, 2019 Android security patches. Unfortunately, there doesn’t appear to be a dedicated Night Mode for the Camera app like the one … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S9, S9+, and S8 Active getting updates today

Today’s the start of a new month, and it’s bringing with it software updates for a few Samsung phones on T-Mobile. The Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ are now receiving updates with the May 1, 2019 Android security patches. Galaxy S9 owners should be on the lookout for an update to version G960USQS4CSD3, while S9+ owners are receiving version G965USQS4CSD3. Also being updated today is the T-Mobile Galaxy S8 Active. The update is … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S9, S9+, and Note 9 now receiving updates

A trio of Samsung phones are now receiving updates from T-Mobile. The Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+, and Galaxy Note 9 are all being updated today. The Galaxy S9 is getting a 524.55MB update to version G960USQS4CSC8, the S9+’s 526.00MB update bumps it to version G965USQS4CSC8, and the Note 9 is receiving a 177.61MB update to version N960USQS1CSD1. As for what’s included, all three phones are getting the April 1, 2019 Android security … [read full article]

T-Mobile partners with Comcast to fight robocalls across networks

T-Mobile continues to combat robocalls today by rolling out cross-network robocalling protection for the first time. T-Mobile and Comcast have teamed up to verify calls made between their networks. The feature is now live for T-Mobile customers and will launch to Comcast Xfinity Voice home phone customers later this year. This feature uses the STIR and SHAKEN standards to verify that incoming calls are actually from who they say they are. STIR and SHAKEN digitally validate … [read full article]

Costco selling T-Mobile-Locked Samsung Galaxy S9 for $350

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Ever since Samsung unveiled its latest flagship series, the Galaxy S10, the price for last year’s Galaxy S9 model has been going down. Just recently, Costco announced that they will be adding a $200 discount on the Galaxy S9, exclusively for the T-Mobile variant. Originally, this smartphone is available for $599.99 on Samsung’s website and $549.99 at Costco. But for a limited time period, this device can be purchased for $349.99. If you are interested in this … [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]

T-Mobile expanding Caller Verified to more phones, touts 10 billion scam calls identified

At the start of the year, T-Mobile rolled out a new feature dubbed Caller Verified that used the STIR and SHAKEN standards to fight scam calls. That feature rolled out to the Galaxy Note 9 at first, and now it’s coming to several more devices. T-Mobile says that its Caller Verified feature is available on the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ starting today. It’s expanding to even more devices soon, including the Galaxy S10, S10+, … [read full article]

Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ getting Android Pie updates

After T-Mobile began pushing Android Pie to its versions of the Galaxy S9 and S9+ last week, the unlocked versions have now begun getting their updates. Samsung is now updating the unlocked versions of the Galaxy S9 and S9+ to Android Pie in the U.S. Galaxy S9 owners should look for an update to version G960U1UeU3CSA8, which is 1760.32MB, while Galaxy S9+ owners can expect a 1764.85MB update to version G965U1UEU3CSA8. This update brings … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and S9+ now receiving Android Pie update

Yesterday was a bit of a rollercoster for Galaxy S9 and S9+ owners on T-Mobile, as it looked like the Android Pie had been released, but then T-Mo said that the update was on hold. Now it looks like the rollout has actually begun. Several users on Reddit and T-Mobile’s support forums are now getting Android Pie on their T-Mo Galaxy S9 and S9+ models. The updates appear to be the … [read full article]