T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray announced that the T-Mobile RCS Universal Profile rollout has begun.
However, the rollout only is for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, and doesn’t work with Android Messages.
This is a good start, but the vast majority of T-Mobile users won’t be able to take advantage of the update.
RCS Universal Profile – the technology that will finally bring text messaging into the modern era for all Android users – isn’t accessible to everyone yet.
However, T-Mobile committed to being one of the leaders when it comes to bringing RCS to all its customers, and yesterday it made good on that promise…sort of.
According to a tweet from T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray, the Universal Profile update is rolling out now to owners of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge only: