T-Mobile Name ID is an integrated app made exclusively for your T-Mobile phone that lets you choose who you talk to. It shows the name and number of an incoming mobile or landline caller even when they’re not in your address book. T-Mobile Name ID gives you superior caller ID, text ID, and the power to block unwanted calls and texts.
With our latest updates to T-Mobile Name ID, you can easily see the type of organization that’s calling (e.g., telemarketing agencies, political organizations, survey collectors, etc.). Plus, you can get faster and more accurate caller identification and block unwanted calls.
Know who is calling or texting before you answer. T-Mobile Name ID combines T-Mobile and partner data to provide identification for over 600 million phone numbers. Easily manage your call preferences in your application settings.
Based on Google’s “Material Design” principles, T-Mobile Name ID now operates in the manner that users of modern Android devices understand and expect.
Robocallers, IRS tax scammers, political calls, and other nuisance or even dangerous calls are identified immediately, so you can decide whether or not to answer.
Prefer not to choose which calls to answer? Let T-Mobile Name ID automatically block any combination of spammers, scammers, and hidden callers.
Was a call incorrectly marked as spam? Or did you receive a call that should have been marked as spam? No problem—now you can tell us.
Our block list now has its own area of the app, where you can easily block or unblock callers from your call log. You can also choose whether or not blocked calls show up in your call log, and manage notifications.
Send blocked callers to voicemail or block them altogether with “hang up” blocking*.
Look up phone numbers to receive contact information for over 600 million people and businesses.
T-Mobile Name ID uses even less memory, runs faster, and uses less battery.
Experience all the great features that T-Mobile Name ID provides for 30 days at no cost to you.
If you're running into trouble with the app, check out our troubleshooting tips.
Scam ID identifies known scam callers. Name ID provides additional benefits such as:
With Scam ID, your incoming call screen will alert you to an incoming scam call by displaying “Scam Likely”. With Scam Block, “Scam Likely” calls get immediately blocked on the network--so you’ll never even see those calls.
Scam ID requires a phone with Caller ID; Scam Block does not.
Customers who suspect that a number is incorrectly identified can submit a request for an update here: https://www.t-mobile.com/callreporting In rare circumstances, Scam Block may inadvertently block desired calls. Please note that you are free to turn off Scam Block at any time by dialing USSD code, #OFB# (#632#).
Scam ID will automatically identify known scam calls and will allow you to block those calls with Scam Block. Both features are included at no extra charge. To identify other nuisance callers on your Android phone, you can upgrade to Name ID, which is available with T-Mobile ONE™ Plus for $4 per month. Name ID provides these additional identification categories to help you screen your incoming calls.
Here’s how we’ve defined the call categories:
No. In most cases, names for the owner of the incoming number are unavailable. To provide the best possible experience, we use call categories as reported to our partner Privacy Star to help you identify the intent for incoming calls