T-Mobile Finally Getting the iPad on Nov. 1, with Free Data for Life

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It’s been a long wait for T-Mobile customers, but the un-carrier is going to offer the iPad Air on Nov. 1. To sweeten the deal, those who buy this version of Apple’s next tablet will get 200MB of data a month free of charge.

Apple iPad AirT-Mobile will also be offering the iPad mini 2 when it goes on the market at some point in November.

Naturally, both models will be able to access T-Mobile’s 4G LTE data network, as well as its HSPA+ network. And users will be able to get 200MB of monthly data transfers without signing any contract with the telecom.

For those who want more, iPad plans start at just $10 a month for unlimited data including 500MB of 4G LTE data. Or they can consider a daily pass, that includes unlimited data with 500MB of 4G LTE data for $5. A weekly pass includes unlimited data with 1GB of 4G LTE data is $10.

T-Mobile’s Device Pricing

The carrier will offer the 9.7-inch iPad Air (16GB) for no money down and 24 monthly payments of $26.25 — that totals $630, the standard price for the 4G version of this device.

The 32GB version of this full-size tablet will cost $100 down, while the 64GB one will be $200 down, each with monthly payments of $26.25.

The 7.9-inch iPad mini 2 (16GB) will be available with zero down and 24 payments of $22.08 — for a total of $530. The 32GB version will require $100 down, and the 64GB one will require $200 down, as well as two years of monthly $22.08 payments.

T-Mobile is also picking up the original iPad mini (16GB) for zero down and 24 monthly payments of $17.91 — a total of $430. This device will be on sale from the carrier on Nov. 1.

T-Mobile will also offer a trade-in program for older tablets.



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