Is The IPad 3G Coming To Verizon?

Posted: Jun 4 2010, 12:09pm CDT | by , Updated: Aug 10 2010, 8:14am CDT, in Rumors


This story may contain affiliate links.

Buy This Now On Amazon

After months and months of speculation as to whether or not Verizon would get a CDMA version of the iPhone, there's now a new rumor that the iPad is getting retooled to work with the nation's #1 carrier as well. reports that a source told them that Verizon is already running tests on its own version of the iPad. That would mean that Apple has actually already created a CDMA-compatible model.

I would have to imagine that Apple is turning its focus far away from AT&T now, after the formerly exclusive iPhone/iPad service provider dropped its unlimited data package and now forces new customers to pay a tiered rate for mobile data. Owners of the iPad 3G could be paying over $100 a month under AT&T's new setup.

AT&T's exclusivity contract with Apple expires this year and there was been some conflicting information as to whether or not it will be renewed. I really don't see how or why it could possibly make sense for Apple to extend its exclusivity. There's no possible offer that AT&T could make, because the iPhone and iPad have grown too big to be contained by anybody.

For now, who knows what all this speculation and rumor-mongering will bring? I think that it's clear, though, that the iPhone and iPad are destined for very wide expansion.

This story may contain affiliate links.


Find rare products online! Get the free Tracker App now.

Download the free Tracker app now to get in-stock alerts on Pomsies, Oculus Go, SNES Classic and more.

Latest News


The Author




comments powered by Disqus