Yes, you can also use it as a phone.
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swirly sms for ipad 3g works with a microsim, but it's a paid app
Last edited by 88raymond; 08-14-2011 at 08:11 PM.
iPad2 3G 64GB
Swirly Sms is free for texting. What requires payment is if you want to enable MMS.
Im using this app on my Ipad 2 and it works well for text messaging.
Sent from my iPad using iPF
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