Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE Sees Bizarre Launch on T-Mobile

The Galaxy S3 LTE is apparently on sale at T-Mobile.

The Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE, which appeared yesterday online at T-Mobile, has subsequently vanished though the carrier’s online portal though it appears that it may be on sale at retail locations ahead of a widespread June 5th release. Yesterday, without any sort of official announcement, the Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE appeared on T-Mobile’s website, ready […]

T-Mobile Galaxy S3 LTE Arrives with Steep Price

The Galaxy S3 is nearly a year old.

It appears that T-Mobile has quietly put the Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE on sale through its website today with the device emerging for $70 down but with a $550 full retail price that is in line with the price of the HTC One, the flagship model that HTC debuted on T-Mobile’s 4G LTE network just […]

T-Mobile Relaxes SIM Unlock Policy

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T-Mobile USA is responding to customer feedback after it had changed to its UN-carrier plan offerings by relaxing its stance on SIM unlocking smartphones. Previously, the carrier would only unlock smartphones that had been paid in full or if customers have remained in good standing for 18 months. As of May 6th, after some vocal […]

T-Mobile iPhone 5 Price Increases

The iPhone 5S isn't a problem for Apple. By offering a minor release every two years, consumers get more enjoyment from their purchases, even if it is partially psychological.

The price of the T-Mobile iPhone 5 has increased today after the carrier quietly ended a promotional period for the phone that saw its total price fall well below the offerings from other carriers. Prior to today, T-Mobile offered the iPhone 5 for $99 down with customers needing to pay off the full price of […]

T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z Release Possibly Inches Closer

The Sony Xperia Z is still waiting for Android 4.2 it seems.

The T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z, which has been rumored for arrival several times in the past, may have inched closer to release today as software certifications seem to suggest that something may be afoot, an exciting prospect for those that might be waiting to get their hands on Sony’s current flagship Xperia smartphone. Over the […]

The 5 Best T-Mobile Smartphones [May, 2013]

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T-Mobile wasn’t immune from the slow start to 2013 that plagued other carriers. Like AT&T, Sprint and Verizon, T-Mobile also suffered from a lack of new devices in the beginning of the year, instead choosing to rely on its crop from last year. Fortunately for those in the market for a new phone, that changed […]

T-Mobile Galaxy S4 Now Available in Some Stores

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is now available in some T-Mobile stores.

While it has been available online for a number of days now, the T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S4 has finally made its way to physical retail shelves today as promised though consumers should not expect it to be available in all stores. Last month, T-Mobile announced that it would be releasing the Galaxy S4 online on […]

T-Mobile Takes A Jab at AT&T In New Ad

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T-Mobile’s latest ad highlighting the iPhone 5 takes a few shots at AT&T and the large number of users on the AT&T network. The ad shows two pipes, one marked T-Mobile that carries magenta liquid and one unmarked pipe that carries blue liquid in an obvious attack on AT&T. T-Mobile attacks the company that once tried […]

Visual Voicemail Improvements on Their Way to T-Mobile Galaxy S4 Users

The Samsung Galaxy S4 can act as a personal hotspot to connect up to 10 devices.

T-Mobile network users of Samsung’s latest flagship, the Galaxy S4, will begin receiving an update to their device. This will improve the performance of built-in Visual Voicemail application and provide “ISIS app improvements.” According to T-Mobile, this software update, M91UVUAMDL, will be distributed to users of the Galaxy S4 through Samsun’s Kies desktop application and as an over-the-air update […]

T-Mobile HTC One S Jelly Bean Update Brings Battery Life Problems

The HTC One S Android 4.2 update is up in the air.

It looks like the long-awaited  T-Mobile HTC One S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update has been more trouble than it’s worth for owners of the aging smartphone as it appears it has brought some battery life problems along with it, problems that have drastically changed the overall experience of T-Mobile’s mid-range One series smartphone. Back […]

T-Mobile 4G LTE: Where to Expect it Next

The T-Mobile 4G LTE network might get larger in May and June.

T-Mobile looks like it will be making big strides in its attempt to catch the 4G LTE networks of its rivals as a new leak suggests that the carrier is prepping a massive expansion of its new high-speed network, set to take place in both May and June. Earlier this year, T-Mobile finally rolled out […]

iPhone Not Coming to MetroPCS Any Time Soon Despite Merger

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Now that the merger between Deutsche Telekom’s T-Mobile USA and MetroPCS is complete, the combined carrier has answered a question surrounding the fate of the iPhone for MetroPCS customers. According to T-Mobile head John Legere, MetroPCS customers will have some waiting to do, signifying the carrier’s openness on making its Apple flagship smartphone more broadly […]

MLB At Bat Game of the Day Free for T-Mobile Users

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Many smartphone owners love the MLB At Bat app and service for keeping up with their favorite baseball teams while away from the TV. T-Mobile users will love it even more though as they can watch the Game of the Day for free if they download MLB at Bat ’13 on Android. T-Mobile customers using […]

T-Mobile Vague on Galaxy S4 32GB Plans

The T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S4 may never come in 32GB.

While Verizon has ruled out a Samsung Galaxy S4 32GB option in the future, T-Mobile remains undecided it seems as the carrier has refused to either confirm, nor deny, any plans to carry a Galaxy S4 with more internal storage in the future. With the Samsung Galaxy S4 finally out on shelves in the United […]

T-Mobile, MetroPCS Merger Now Complete: What It Means For Subscribers

The merger between T-Mobile and MetroPCS is now complete, bringing more subscribers to the MetroPCS brand and both the combined carriers to the New York Stock Exchange under the TMUS symbol. The combined carrier will continue to operate under the T-Mobile and MetroPCS brands, each maintaining their current phone plans and networks. Users won’t se much […]

T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z Passes Hoop on Way to Release

The T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z passes through the FCC.

The Sony Xperia Z is almost certainly heading to T-Mobile as the waterproof smartphone passed through the FCC complete with LTE radios which will let the smartphone work on T-Mobile’s small 4G LTE network. In early April an alleged photo showed a T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z, complete with T-Mobile branding on the back and this […]

T-Mobile Galaxy S4 Now On Sale, But For How Long?

The T-Mobile Galaxy S4 is now on sale, but for how long?

As expected, the T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S4 has gone on sale, online, ahead of its eventual in-store release date in May. However, as T-Mobile points out, supply is going to be limited online and those looking to order could be facing a quick sell out when it comes to Samsung’s brand new flagship smartphone. Finally, […]

Speedtests: LTE Speeds to Expect for Your Galaxy S4 and HTC One

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We had extensively reviewed Samsung’s hot Galaxy S4 and the HTC One flagship smartphones, and those devices are the ones to beat for 2013 so far. Now, we’re going to examine how the Galaxy S4 and the HTC One will perform, at least in the San Francisco Bay Area, with the leading 4G LTE networks […]

T-Mobile’s New Plans Called Deceptive, Changes Coming

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Last month T-Mobile switched to its new Uncarrier plans, but the Washington State Attorney General claims the carrier’s advertising for the new plans is “deceptive.” A court order filed by Attorney General Bob Ferguson and signed by T-Mobile ensures the carrier will change its advertising to more accurately reflect its new plans. While T-Mobile’s advertising says users […]

T-Mobile Galaxy S4 Release Date Faces New Delay

The Verizon Galaxy S4 will come in 32GB form in the future.

Not content with only delaying the online availability of the Samsung Galaxy S4, T-Mobile has now gone ahead and delayed the in-store release date for the Galaxy S4 as well, pushing it from May 1st to May 8th at some retailers and from May 1st to May 15th, a massive delay, for all retailers. Read: […]