|Jul 23, 2010, 11:09 PM||#1|
Buying an iPad
I'm thinking of buying an iPad. I would like to know if I also have to purchase from AT&T their monthly charge in order to run the iPad. I have an iMac and on that it has wifi so I am told and if I activate it I would be able to use my iPad at home.
Is this true?
iMac 20" SL 10.6.3
|Jul 23, 2010, 11:14 PM||#2|
Well you can buy the 3G iPad or the WiFi only model.
If you buy the 3G iPad, you do not have to activate the 3G service if you don't want it. It works on a month by month basis. So if you want it one month, go into the settings app and activate it. Then if you decide you don't need it the next month, go and turn it off. Very simple.
More info here
If you do have WiFi, you don't need a 3G iPad unless you want to get internet access in places other than your home or other places with WiFi.
Does that help answer your questions?
|Jul 24, 2010, 03:27 AM||#3|
2) 3g+wifi +> also have the option of using cellular network. No contract. Just need to get a SIM and pay month by month (in advance) if you want to use the cellular.
Yes, but the GPS/location servies might be something that someone wants, even if they use an App that installs all the maps.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Buying an Ipad 2 in Hong Kong?||ToXicWaSTe||Buying Tips and Advice||3||Sep 28, 2011 11:00 AM|
|Should I buy an iPad or an iPad 2?||groschi||iPad||29||Mar 27, 2011 10:00 AM|
|Should I buy an iPad now?||jonnymorris||iPad||22||Feb 13, 2011 08:42 PM|
|Best place to buy an iPad?||sotiredofsoup||Buying Tips and Advice||4||Dec 10, 2010 12:04 AM|
|Who's buying an ipad for christmas or waiting for next gen?||GodsRedemption||iPad||33||Nov 27, 2010 11:35 AM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:03 PM.