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


*+-While the beginning of the year saw very little in terms of new releases for carriers like T-Mobile, the past few months have been very kind as manufacturers have pushed out their new flagship devices to consumers in the United States. These are exciting times, particularly at T-Mobile which now offers a competitive high-speed network, […]

T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z All But Confirmed

The Sony Xperia Z features a dust and water proof design.

*+-While Sony is tight-lipped on an upcoming U.S. carrier for its Sony Xperia Z, there is an overwhelming amount of evidence that suggests that it will be landing on T-Mobile’s network in the near future, the latest leaked support pages that seem to all but confirm its arrival. At the D11 conference in May, Sony […]

T-Mobile Galaxy S3 LTE, Not Worth the Price

The Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE has hit T-Mobile but it's not worth the price.

*+-As we first reported, T-Mobile is currently in the process of phasing out its Galaxy S3 HSPA+ from stores, replacing it with an LTE-friendly version of the device. Today though, the Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE finally emerged onto T-Mobile’s online store but unfortunately, with the price tag that it has now, it’s not worth the […]

White Nexus 4 Now On Sale in U.S.

The white Nexus 4 has appeared in the U.S. today.

*+-The white Nexus 4 has made an appearance on the Google Play Store today, and is now available at T-Mobile, revelations just a few days after it arrived on shelves in Hong Kong after a lengthy period of rumor and speculation. At Google I/O, Google failed to announce any new additions to the Nexus 4 […]

Sony Xperia Z U.S. Release Coming Soon


*+-The Sony Xperia Z, one of the high-end Android smartphones to emerge in the first half of 2013, is heading to a U.S. carrier in the “coming weeks” according to Sony CEO Kaz Hirai with T-Mobile being the leading candidate thanks to a number of leaks. At CES 2013, Sony announced the Sony Xperia Z […]

BlackBerry Q10 Coming to T-Mobile on June 5

BlackBerry Q10

*+-T-Mobile users will be able to purchase BlackBerry’s latest device, the BlackBerry Q10 starting June 5th. The arrival of the company’s first device running the BlackBerry 10 operating system to have a QWERTY keyboard, comes two weeks after the company previously made the BlackBerry Q10 available to its business customers. According to today’s press release, […]

T-Mobile Now Stocking LTE-Friendly Samsung Galaxy S3

T-Mobile has started stocking the Samsung Galaxy S3.

*+-After some initial confusion, we’ve finally gotten to the bottom of the T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE situation as the carrier has confirmed to Gotta Be Mobile that it has started replacing its regular Samsung Galaxy S3 stock with the Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE, a device that will run on its new high-speed network. At […]

Greedy Carriers Turn Google Wallet Into a Lost Dream

Google Wallet - Payments

*+-T-Mobile has confirmed that it too will be blocking use of Google Wallet on its branded Android devices in an effort to bolster its own supported industry payment standard. The move, which was confirmed by T-Mobile USA in a message on the company’s Twitter account, finally removes some of the mystery that had surrounded Google […]

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


*+-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]


*+-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


*+-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


*+-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 […]