• T-Mobile will soon add support for the RCS Universal Profile

    3 monthes ago - By Digital Trends

    T-Mobile was among the first carriers to adopt RCS as a messaging standard in 2015 and now the company is upgrading to RCS Universal Profile, an agreed-upon RCS standard that carriers around the globe are adopting.
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  • T-Mobile to begin supporting RCS Universal Profile in Q2 2018

    T-Mobile to begin supporting RCS Universal Profile in Q2 2018

    3 monthes ago - By PhoneDog

    Rich Communication Services help to make messaging better with features like read receipts and support for more than 160 characters. T-Mobile has been offering RCS since 2015, and today it announced that it's going to roll out an upgraded version later this year.
    T-Mobile will begin supporting RCS Universal Profile in Q2 2018. At that time, T-Mo will begin sending out software updates to its devices.
    With Universal Profile, users get all of the benefits of RCS with upgrades like the ability to transfer files up to 100MB. The current iteration of RCS used by T-Mobile only supports file...
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  • T-Mobile expanding RCS compatibility across carriers in Q2

    T-Mobile expanding RCS compatibility across carriers in Q2

    3 monthes ago - By GSMArena

    Today, T-Mobile is announcing its expansion of the infamous Rich Communication Services, or RCS. This is important because it gives Android users a successor to SMS so that customers can have a better default messaging experience. RCS features include read receipts, typing notifications, and the ability to send much larger attachments over regular messaging so photos won't degrade over MMS.
    Anyway, T-Mobile is announcing that it will start updating phones that it sells as of Q2 so that customers can take advantage of the GSMA Universal Profile which enables...
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  • T-Mobile is finally adopting Google's RCS Universal Profile

    T-Mobile is finally adopting Google's RCS Universal Profile

    3 monthes ago - By Android Central

    The Un-Carrier's network will support the standard in Q2 of this year.
    Over the last couple years, there's been a lot of talk about Rich Communication Services - or RCS for short. RCS is the next evolution of traditional SMS texting, and it allows for advanced messaging features like high-quality image sharing, notifications when someone's read your message, typing indicators, and more. On March 13, 2018, T-Mobile announced that it was officially joining Google and GSMA's RCS Universal Profile.
    For those that need a quick refresher, Google and GSMA got together back in 2016 to create the...
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  • T-Mobile to Adopt GSMA Universal RCS Profile

    T-Mobile to Adopt GSMA Universal RCS Profile

    3 monthes ago - By Phone Scoop

    T-Mobile today said it plans to expand its support for Rich Communications Services during the second quarter of the year by adopting the GSMA Universal Profile. This will allow T-Mobile customers to take advantage of RCS-based features, such as video chat and large file transfers, with the native chat app on their handset. The GSMA Universal Profile, for example, will let people send files as big as 100MB via messaging. T-Mobile is working with Google and other carriers around the world to ensure its RCS service is compatible with those used by competing networks. This means people will...
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