AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon Announce iPad Pro Deals
Apple's iPad Pro tablet goes on sale online today and major carriers are lining up to offer deals to consumers on the new devices.AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless are offering consumers myriad options to buy or lease one of Apple's new 12.9-inch iPad Pro tablets as they go on sale from Apple this week. AT&T is offering the iPad Pro that's equipped with WiFi and cellular connectivity capabilities for $54 a month under a 20-month installment plan (total $1,080) or for $979.99 with a two-year contract. Customers can order the devices through AT&T's Website or in its stores with shipments expected to begin on Nov. 16. AT&T customers can add iPad Pro to an existing Mobile Share plan for $10 per month. The tablets can be ordered in silver, space gray or gold. T-Mobile is making the iPad Pro available to its customers starting Nov. 18 through its Jump! On Demand program, which lets users trade in their devices later for newer models at no extra upgrade cost. T-Mobile also is only offering the iPad Pro that is equipped with WiFi and cellular services for $199.99 up-front and $34 a month, or they can buy it with interest-free financing for $199.99 down and payments of $36.67 for 23 months, plus a final payment of $36.59 (total $1,079.99). Verizon is offering the device for $44.99 a month for 24 months (total $1,079.76) in gray, silver or gold. Customers also can get one under a two-year contract for $979.99 or for the full retail price of $1,079.99, with shipments to start by Nov. 20.
The iPad Pro starts at $799 for a model without cellular connectivity and went on sale online at Apple's Website today. It will be available in Apple stores and in select other stores later this week, according to a recent eWEEK report.