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T-Mobile starts roll out of software update for existing unlocked iPhones on the network

T-Mobile begins roll out of update to enable LTE, Visual Voicemail for unlocked iPhone 5
| Operating Systems News | Posted: Apr 5, 2013 7:33 pm

T-Mobile has started the roll out of software updates for the scores of unlocked iPhones already running on the carrier's network. If you're using an unlocked iPhone 5 on T-Mobile's network, this update will enable LTE and Visual Voicemail as well as fix minor bugs and optimizations.




We previously reported that this roll out would start today. You can easily update your device over the air or by connecting up to iTunes. The update details what it brings to the table:


Enables the following:

Visual Voicemail

4G network indicator

Commercial Mobile Alert System (CMAS)

AWS LTE (T-Mobile and officially unlocked AT&T iPhone 5 only)

HD Voice (T-Mobile and officially unlocked AT&T iPhone 5 only)

AWS HSPA+ (T-Mobile and new 2013 AT&T iPhone 5 only)


Auto configures:

MMS Settings

Personal Hotspot Settings (Smartphone Mobile Hotspot)

APN settings for LTE connectivity


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