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

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 an IMS roaming bug fix. This update will bump your Note 8 to version N950USQU2BQJA. If you haven’t gotten it on your device yet, you should see the OTA update in … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active, LG V30+, and T-Mobile Revvl Plus launch at T-Mo today

Today’s a big day for phone releases at T-Mobile, as there are three new Android phones hitting T-Mo’s shelves. First up is the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active. Samsung’s rugged Galaxy S Active models have been exclusive to AT&T in the past, but that’s changing with the Galaxy S8 Active with releases on Sprint and T-Mobile. The S8 Active is priced at $100 down and $30 per month for 24 months (FRP: $820) on EIP or $100 … [read full article]

MetroPCS offering free Amazon Prime and Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime to switchers

T-Mobile today announced a MetroPCS Black Friday offer to go along with . MetroPCS is offering a free year of Amazon Prime and a free Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime to customers that switch to MetroPCS and sign up for an unlimited LTE plan. This deal is only available in stores and will be available for a limited time. Pricing for an unlimited plan at MetroPCS starts at $50 per month for unlimited talk, text, and … [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]

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active will be available from T-Mobile starting November 17th

The rumors were true: The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active is coming to T-Mobile. The Galaxy S8 Active will be available online on November 17th and will roll into T-Mo stores on November 22nd. Pricing will be set at $100 down and $30 per month for 24 months (full price: $820) on EIP or $100 down and $29 per month with an 18-month JUMP! On Demand lease. One of the most notable features of the T-Mobile … [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 selling Galaxy Note 8 for $130 off, Samsung also offering deal

T-Mobile’s Galaxy Note 8 BOGO deal may be over, but T-Mo is now running a new deal on Samsung’s flagship Android smartphone. T-Mobile is selling the Galaxy Note 8 for $130 off its normal price. That means that you’ll pay $100 down and $30 per month for 24 months on EIP, which works out to a total of $820. Also of note is a deal that’ll get you money back when you buy a … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active passes through FCC with LTE Band 71 support

The rumors of a Galaxy S8 Active for T-Mobile just got another bit of support. A new version of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active with the model number SM-G892U has been spotted in the FCC database. What’s notable about this device is that it includes support for LTE Band 71, which T-Mobile recently started to deploy. It’s also got support for T-Mobile’s other LTE bands, including Band 66. There are no mentions of T-Mobile in … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 Active shown off in new image leak

Following rumors that claimed that the Galaxy S8 Active is coming to T-Mobile, a new leak has surfaced that shows off that device. Images of the T-Mobile Galaxy S8 Active have been shared by @evleaks. This model doesn’t really look all that different from the AT&T version that’s been available for a couple of months now, save for the “T-Mobile” network indicator in the upper left corner of the screen. Samsung Galaxy S8 Active for T-Mobile … [read full article]