Vodafone and 3 have announced they will be offering iPad-specific data plans.
VHA has announced prepaid and postpaid data plans specific to the iPad, which will be sold under both the Vodafone and 3 brands and which include an unlimited option for $49.95.
Vodafone says it is in discussion with Apple but remains guarded on what type of plans it will offer for the 3G iPad.
Vodafone and Three unleash aggressive prepaid iPad 3G plans, starting at $10 for 250MB and topped by an ‘unlimited’ plan for just $50 per month, with up to 14GB of data rollover.
Telstra follows Vodafone and 3 in announcing it’ll have Next G plans primed and ready for the iPad’s Aussie launch.
Vodafone’s nearly completed 850MHz 3G network is ready to power Apple’s new iPad, with the company eager to promote both the new network and the fact it will be offering Apple’s “new iPad” from March 16.
VHA is first to confirm they'll back the iPad 3G – but will Aussie carriers also adopt subsidised contracts alongside Apple’s prepaid model in the US?
Optus today confirmed its range of data plans for micro-sim devices, including the iPad.
As expected, Optus joins Telstra, Vodafone and 3 as all Aussie 3G carriers offer a group hug to Apple’s delayed iPad.
Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) has revamped the postpaid plans offered under both the Vodafone and 3 brands, claiming a "massive increase in cap plan value."