T-Mobile “Amps” Up Simple Choice Plans, Doubles Amount of Data

In addition to Binge On, T-Mobile announced during UnCarrier X this morning that they are doubling data amounts for all Simple Choice plans across the board. Previously, a Simply Choice plan started at $50 a month for 1GB of high-speed 4G data speed, but now, that plan comes with 2GB of high-speed data. The same goes for any and all lines added onto the plan – all will have double the amount of data.  (more…)

T-Mobile Announces Binge On, Video Streaming That Won’t Count Against Your Data

During UnCarrier X this morning, T-Mobile announced Binge On, a feature for T-Mobile customers that allows them to watch “DVD quality” video from select services that won’t count against their allotted monthly data total. Just like Music Freedom, as long as Binge On is turned on through your account settings, you won’t see the data used for video watching charged to your monthly bill.  (more…)

T-Mobile Galaxy Note 5 Receives Update With Gear VR Support (Updated: S6 Edge+ Too)

Back in September, Samsung announced the first “consumer version” of its Gear VR headset, a version that was 19% lighter than previous Innovator Editions. The new model was also different in that it worked with a handful of phones (Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge+, S6 and S6 edge) instead of just a single model, like the original couple of Gear VR headsets. At the time, Samsung would only say that it would launch in the Fall for $99. We still don’t have a firm release date, but are starting to think it’ll arrive very soon, since the Galaxy Note 5 on T-Mobile is receiving an update today that adds support for Gear VR.  (more…)

T-Mobile Introduces CellSpot, a Free In-Home 4G LTE Tower

Regardless of which carrier you are on, there is no doubt you have found a spot where you lose signal. If that place happens to be your home, then that’s no good, but if you are on T-Mobile, the UnCarrier now has a complete solution for you. Announced today, customers on a Simple Choice plan can receive a 4G LTE CellSpot free of charge, for use in your home or business.  (more…)