T-Mobile Activates FM Chip for New Samsung Smartphones

Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge now are radio-capable
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BELLEVUE, Wash.�NextRadio�s lobbying efforts have borne more fruit. Through an update, T-Mobile has enabled the FM chip in itsSamsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge smartphones, according toAndroid Authority.

The wireless carrier had announced itsintention to do soback in August 2015.

NAB Chief Technology Officer Sam Matheny tweeted his support for the move:

Sprint customers with the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge also have phones with the FM chip turned on.