|Nov 16, 2012, 10:49 AM||#1|
Can device-only VZ iPad Mini LTE be used with any GSM carrier?
I use VZW domestically so I would naturally gravitate to the VZ LTE version of the iPad Mini. What I would like to know however is whether it is unlocked and can be used with other GSM carriers? I prefer to buy a local SIM for data when I travel.
Btw can a VZ LTE model also work with an AT&T SIM domestically? I know the LTE bands are different but would I be able to use it as a HSPA device? It can be useful if there's no VZ LTE coverage, EvDO is slow as molasses and a StraightTalk SIM might be able to get at least HSPA speeds?
|Nov 16, 2012, 11:12 AM||#2|
Yes. All Verizon LTE apple devices (iPad or iPhone 5) are sold GSM unlocked.
This has been confirmed multiple times.
(late 2012) 27 in Mac 3.2 Intel Core i5 24GB RAM 1TB fusion, mid 2013 Macbook Air 256GB SSD 8GB RAM
64GB iPhone 6 plus, 64GB iPad Air 2
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|iPad Mini: Is the Retina iPad Mini one device for all LTE carriers?||docprego||iPad||2||Sep 14, 2014 08:41 PM|
|iPad Mini: Can the iPad mini with LTE be used as a GPS navigation device?||saintforlife||iPad||4||Feb 25, 2013 04:23 PM|
|Apple's Major U.S. Carrier Partners Officially Launch LTE iPad Mini and Fourth-Generation iPad||MacRumors||MacRumors.com News Discussion||71||Nov 18, 2012 12:19 PM|
|Planning to order an iPad Mini LTE, which US Carrier is better for Global use?||Preds||iPad||7||Oct 25, 2012 02:17 AM|
|CDMA+LTE vs. GSM+LTE and Battery Life||codeman7||iPhone||1||Sep 23, 2012 07:05 AM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:06 PM.