AT&T's GoPhone service, in which customers can bring their own handsets and activate them under the carrier's different tiered prepaid plans, is now widening to accept certain tablets. Announced via Twitter, the plans do not require annual contracts, and can be renewed on a monthly basis.
The expansion is only limited to 12 tablets and the Samsung Galaxy Camera. These devices include:
- Asus K005
- Asus Transformer Pad (TF300TL)
- Google Nexus 7
- iPad 3
- iPad Mini
- Lenovo IdeaTab (A2107A)
- Pantech Element
- Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0
- Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (10.1-inch)
- Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
- Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 (7-inch)
- Samsung Galaxy Tab (8.9-inch)
GoPhone subscriptions consist of $15, $30, and $50 monthly options. These packages include 250MB, 3GB, and 5GB of data, respectively, with the ability to add more data. In May 2013, the service added support for AT&T's 4G LTE network.