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: […]

T-Mobile HTC One S Jelly Bean Update Rolling Out Now

The HTC One S Jelly Bean update is rolling out now.

The long awaited T-Mobile HTC One S Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is now rolling out to owners bringing the device up from Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and delivering the features of Google’s previous Jelly Bean software. Many weeks ago, we had heard that T-Mobile was testing the HTC One Android 4.1 Jelly Bean […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 U.S. Release: Delays, Confusion & More

Even with improvements, Android launches may never be perfect.

The two biggest Android smartphones of the year have both gotten off to rocky starts in the United States. The first, the HTC One, saw its launch delayed from March until April, finally arriving on shelves a few days ago. The other, the Samsung Galaxy S4, is still in the midst of a crazy, confusing […]

MetroPCS Shareholders Approve T-Mobile Merger

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The T-Mobile merger with MetroPCS will continue as planned after MetroPCS shareholders approval for the deal. MetroPCS shareholders approved the merge following a new offer from T-Mobile USA parent company Deutsche Telekom, which sweetened the deal for the smaller carriers. Reuters reports those shareholder who previously opposed the acquisition accepted the new deal. T-Mobile and MetroPCS previously […]

Galaxy S4 Launch Delayed on T-Mobile

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The launch of the Galaxy S4 (reviewed) is definitely keeping would-be customers on their toes. After some conflicting launch information from U.S. carrier AT&T Mobility about the launch date and Verizon Wireless sitting out of an April launch, it looks like T-Mobile is the latest to be plagued by hardships with Samsung making enough Galaxy S4 […]

Was This Photo Taken by the T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z?

The T-Mobile Xperia Z launch is a weird one to be sure.

There have been rumors swirling around about whether a T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z is on the way to the United States, complete with alleged photos showcasing the purported device. Today, even more evidence has seemingly cropped up, this time in the form of a possible sample image taken with the T-Mobile Xperia Z camera. Read: […]

HTC One: When and Where to Buy the HTC One

The HTC One is now available in the U.S.

To mark the availability of HTC’s new flagship, the HTC One, we’ve compiled a list of the best offers and places for users to get their hands on the device in the United States. AT&T users can pick up the HTC One in 32GB and 64GB capacities for $199 and $299, with a two-year service […]

Nokia Lumia 521 Coming April 24th to T-Mobile?

The Nokia Lumia 520 and Lumia 521 are the most popular Windows Phone devices in the world.

According to leaked documents, the Nokia Lumia 521 could arrive for T-Mobile USA users as early as April 24th. The leaked planograms (which are documents used by retail stores to set exact placement for products within their store) clearly list the Nokia Lumia 521 as taking the position previously held by the Nokia Lumia 810 […]

T-Mobile HTC One Orders Start With Saturday Delivery

T-Mobile starts taking orders for the un-branded T-Mobile HTC One with an option for Saturday delivery.

The T-Mobile HTC One is now up for sale on T-Mobile and is available for next day delivery for eager shoppers who can’t wait to get the HTC One. T-Mobile previously announced the April 24th HTC One release date in stores, but this morning the carrier confirmed that the HTC One is available to order online for […]

Verizon Customers Petition to Go UNcarrier

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After Deutsche Telekom-owned T-Mobile‘s lead in abandoning two-year contracts and the promise of cheaper service plans as a result of not having to subsidize devices, Verizon Wireless customers are asking their carriers to do the same and adopt T-Mobile’s UNcarrier movement. Customers now have turned to Change.org‘s petition to ask Verizon to ditch contracts and […]

HTC One Review

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The HTC One is a new class of Android device that should be on any smartphone shopper’s list.  After spending a week using the HTC One, it is clearly the best built Android smartphone we’ve ever used. The HTC One rivals the iPhone 5 in style and build quality without asking users to pay more than $199. […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Release Date Confirmed for Sprint And T-Mobile

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Today both Sprint and T-Mobile confirmed the Samsung Galaxy S4 release will take place on their respective networks by the end of April. The Samsung Galaxy S4 will come to Sprint on April 27 for $249.99, and pre-orders for the smartphone begin tomorrow, April 18. Like the HTC One, however, Sprint will offer a $100 […]