iPod Touch wifi+3G

Discussion in 'iPod touch' started by steviem, May 19, 2010.

  1. steviem macrumors 68020


    May 26, 2006
    New York, Baby!
    How awesome would this be?

    As someone who's least favourite part of the iPhone was the Phone part, but loved the cellular data, I'd love Apple to make an iPod Touch wifi+3G.

    Maybe this could be a future progression for Apple. They could phase out the iPhone and in the future have a device with:

    -MicroSIM which can properly roam Internationally.
    -No contract, but a monthly fee like the data plan on the iPad.
    -Data Tethering

    In this situation, I would be all over an iPod Touch and iPad. The reason 3G would be more useful on the touch than the iPad is down to it's size. I'd be happier streaming music to it whilst out and about or using it for GPS and using the iPad to share internet from would be using battery power on both devices.
  2. iphone1105 macrumors 68020


    Oct 8, 2009
    They have this already, it's called an iPhone and iPad.....the touch is going to remain always leaned more toward ipod/gaming device.....I dont think you'll ever see 3g...but I'll say keep dreaming, 'cuz dreaming is fun :)
  3. CptAwesome macrumors member

    May 10, 2010
    That was gonna be my sarcastic response :)
  4. iphone1105 macrumors 68020


    Oct 8, 2009
    Move quicker lol :D
  5. Uabcar macrumors 6502

    Aug 31, 2009
    I waited for a 3G enabled Touch for about two years. I finally broke down last fall and got the 3GS. I've got a bb from work and didn't really have a need for the voice/phone but figured I'd take the plunge anyway.

    Now that I've had the integrated phone for a while, I’ve found that it enables me to 'disconnect' from work easier/more than I used to- which is very nice.

    It's nice to have access to the phone w/o being compelled to check my work email.

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