Apple today announced in two different press release that the iPad will be available on both AT&T and Verizon stores in US starting October 28th. Apple announced that all the three Wifi+3G models will be available at more than 2,200 AT&T stores in US from the 28th of this month. The company will offer their customers 3G pre-paid data plans for iPad with complete Apple’s easy on-device activation and management.
AT&T is offering two different plans for their customers, first plan offers 250MB data for $14.99 per month and the second plan is of $25 per month with 2GB data. These plans allow users to access AT&Ts 23,000+ domestic Wi-Fi Hot Spots throughout the country. AT&T will sell the iPad for the suggested retail prices of $629 for 16GB, $729 for 32GB and $829 for 64GB.
“We can’t wait to showcase the amazing features of iPad Wi-Fi + 3G in our stores across the country just in time for the holidays,” said Glenn Lurie, AT&T President of Emerging Devices, Resale and Partnerships, AT&T Mobility and Consumer Markets. “With our breakthrough iPad data plans starting at just $14.99 and access to AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spots around the country at no extra cost, our customers will have the best of both worlds.”
“We look forward to expanding the reach of iPad, allowing even more customers to experience the magic of iPad for themselves,” said Tim Cook, Apple’s COO. “As we approach the holiday season, we are very happy that customers will now be able to buy iPad Wi-Fi + 3G at AT&T Stores.”