Tag Archive: TMobile

Verizon and T-Mobile are accused by the FCC of bad coverage maps

In a rare rebuke, the government calls out the carriers and recommends action.

What you need to know The FCC was suspicious of coverage maps and conducted its own drive tests. Verizon, T-Mobile, and U.S. Cellular were all singled out for suspicion. The report recommends an Enforcement Advisory detailing consequences.

Wireless carriers are required to submit accurate coverage maps, and the keyword here is “accurate,” to the FCC so that public funds can be properly allocated to  [Read More…]

Galaxy Note 10+ 5G on T-Mobile will ship with Android 10 out of the box

The standard Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ are slated to receive the Android 10 update next month.

What you need to know T-Mobile’s Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G will ship with Android 10-based One UI 2.0 right out of the box. The 5G-enabled smartphone is now available for pre-order via T-Mobile and is expected to begin shipping on December 6. You can get a Galaxy Note 10+ 5G free if you buy another Note 10+ 5G  [Read More…]

T-Mobile launches 5G network ahead of schedule

It only be a few days difference, but T-Mobile’s 5G network has gone live ahead of its planned launch date. Indeed, 600MHz “low-band” 5G is now available across more than one million square miles.

According to T-Mobile, its 5G network covers more than 200 million Americans living in more than 5,000 cities and towns. T-Mobile offers a map of its coverage with the capability of zooming in to city levels. Additionally, it does have an actual list (PDF) of cities  [Read More…]

The best deals available at T-Mobile (November 2019)

When it comes to buying phones, the fourth quarter of the year is always an interesting time. Not only do some of the biggest and best devices go on sale, but carriers and retailers do their best to attract customers.

Whether it’s an instant discount, free phone, or something else, T-Mobile is one such place to get a good deal.

T-Mobile Offers

Here, we highlight the savings and discounts that can be had at T-Mobile. This isn’t an exhaustive list,  [Read More…]

How will John Legere’s departure as T-Mobile CEO affect the Sprint merger?

Many think John Legere has been the secret to T-Mobile’s success. Does a new captain at the helm mean anything for the planned Sprint merger?

John Legere is stepping down as T-Mobile CEO effective May 1, 2020. Legere will remain on the T-Mobile Board of Directors and has stated that he isn’t leaving the company and has no intention of moving to troubled start-up WeWork. Either way, next spring T-Mobile will have new leadership.

Current company president,  [Read More…]

T-Mobile 5G network to launch December 6

T-Mobile on Thursday announced its latest Un-carrier initiative, which is actually the first under the “New” T-Mobile. It’s a forward-looking perspective at what the company plans to do once its merger with Sprint is finalized.

READ: T-Mobile reveals a number of initiatives for post-Sprint merger

There were three major components to the “New Un-carrier 1.0” announcement, all of which are tied to its 5G network.

According to T-Mobile, it plans to launch its 5G network on December 6 whereupon it  [Read More…]

T-Mobile reveals a number of initiatives for post-Sprint merger

T-Mobile on Thursday held its first Un-carrier event based on the “New T-Mobile”. Designed to paint a picture of a post-Sprint merger, it revealed three initiatives or commitments that customers can look forward to in the coming years.

The next few years will see T-Mobile offering free talk, text, and data to first responders, free data to millions of homes, and a dirt cheap rate plan.

All of the initiatives are based on a deeper, broader high capacity network that results  [Read More…]

T-Mobile Magenta First Responder plan cuts rates for emergency workers

Police, firefighters, and EMS can get cheap lines and discounts on great phones

What you need to know Magenta First Responder plan gives 50% off family lines. Offer is valid for state and local police, firefighters, and EMS, and anyone on their family plan. First Responders can also get a Samsung phone for half price through bill credits.

T-Mobile is offering 50% off family lines on plans for emergency responders, including state and local police, firefighters, and  [Read More…]

How to unlock your T-Mobile phone

Of all the major wireless network operators in the US, T-Mobile is easily the most progressive. It’s often a step ahead of the pack, making changes in favor of consumers. But that doesn’t mean it doesn’t still play by some of the same rules.

T-Mobile, like the others, still locks its phones and restricts them to its network.

T-Mobile phones operate on a GSM-based network which means they can theoretically work with numerous other carriers. The catch, of course, being  [Read More…]

Speed meets speed as OnePlus 7T Pro 5G McLaren edition heads to T-Mobile

This will be the second 5G phone offered from T-Mobile along with the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G.

What you need to know T-Mobile will be the only place you can get the OnePlus 7T Pro 5G McLaren in the U.S. This phone will be utilizing T-Mobile’s 5G network running on the 600mHz spectrum. Cost and availability of the OnePlus 7T Pro 5G McLaren on T-Mobile aren’t known yet, but you can pre-register starting October 23.

5G is  [Read More…]