Telstra's prepaid Wi-Fi 4G hotspot looks cheap, and it is cheap, although the accompanying data isn't. The combination the two does make for excellent value, however.
Typical price: $149.00
Telstra's clever Pre-Paid 3G USB+Wi-Fi does offer Wi-Fi sharing from a single USB modem, but we're left fervently wishing it was a 4G device.
Typical price: $59.00
The newest range of monthly pre-paid plans from Optus now offers data rollover of up to 10GB as well as unlimited talk and text around Australia.
If you're looking for a low-cost, pre-paid plan for your phone, you might want to drop into your local Woolies after June 15.
Targeted at data-hungry mobile users, Telstra has updated its pre-paid mobile data offering, with "more generous" data allowances and the option to rollover.
For a limited time, pre-paid customers can get bonus mobile data across the different plans, with additional talk time for the lower-tier plan.
The carrier has increased data caps across the board and is now including unlimited international calls on its top-tier pre-paid plan.
On Wednesday, the two telecommunications companies announced a deal that will see TPG migrate its customers to Vodafone, who it will provide 5G-capable optic fibre infrastructure for through 2015.
New prepaid mobile broadband plans from Optus let you get more data and keep it for longer.
Telstra is bringing mobile data to the great Australian roadtrip with the Pre-Paid 4GX Car Wi-Fi -- a mobile hotspot that can connect up to 5 mobile devices to its 4GX network.