Who says you can't get something for nothing? If you have modest data needs, T-Mobile will hook you up, no strings attached.
iPad and iOS news
New customers hoping to pay for their tablet in monthly installments and get the free tablet data deal will also need to sign up for a $20-a-month plan.
By giving away data each month, T-Mobile makes a compelling case to buy its version of the iPad. That's dangerous for its rivals.
The carrier is also starting a tablet trade-in program and confirmed that users would get 200 megabytes of data "free for life."
By offering free data, company tempts Apple fans looking to pick up a new iPad Air or iPad Mini with Retina Display.
The new Apple SIM card will let you bounce between carriers on short-term plans, without needing to get a new SIM card.
So much for a universal Apple SIM. AT&T and T-Mobile both lock down new iPad SIM cards in their stores. The difference is a T-Mobile iPad purchased at an Apple store will remain open.
T-Mobile has teamed up with discount site Groupon to offer the Apple iPad for just £49 -- if you don't mind staying up late.
EE and Vodafone have confirmed they will sell the Apple iPad mini and iPad Air on 4G contracts.
Tempted by the iPad but put off by the steep cost? Orange and T-Mobile are the first networks to offer the tablet for a lower up-front price, but you have to sign up for a two-year contract.