3G access may cost European iPad users around €25-35/month, a report claims.
According to a German newspaper T-Mobile sources are suggesting the carrier will charge between €25-35 per month for 3G services in Germany. No word yet from other carriers or European territories.
These prices are the equivalent of around £22-£31.50 per month for UK users and circa $33.80-$47 per month in US currency. For comparison, AT&T in the US is charging either $14.99 or $29.99 per month for different iPad data deals.
Orange and T-mobile join forces in the UK as iPhone discussions continue; O2 owner Telefonica’s China Unicom deal grabs it a sexy 8 per cent of China Unicom’s huge cellphone market, soon to receive iPhone from China Unicom.
MADRID: Spain’s Telefonica, which owns UK mobile phone market leader 02, is battling Vodafone and France Telecom’s Orange over Deutsche Telekom’s flagging British arm T-Mobile, with Apple’s iPhone said to be playing a key supporting role in the proceedings.
Fascinating glimpse at future mobile telco consolidations.