1. Due to the recent site upgrade, the iPadForums (iPF) App will no longer work. The new iPadForums.net website has been designed from the ground up to work perfectly from any mobile, tablet, or desktop computer using the built in internet browser. Create a shortcut to iPadForums.net on your home screen by following these steps: Create an icon for iPadForums.net

Using a 3G service exclusively for iphone4 for ipad2 (INDIA)

Discussion in 'iPad Help' started by tsf31, Dec 30, 2011.

  1. tsf31
    Offline

    tsf31 iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Aug 15, 2011
    Messages:
    1
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    India
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Hi everyone !

    I'm new to this forum and this is my first post. Walking around this forum a little, I feel I should have been here earlier.

    Here, in Chennai, aircel has a plan exclusively for iphone4. 1.5 GB of data usage(3G) for the first three months and then onwards 500MB for 297Rs. Its a great deal for the first 3 months. What I want to know is, if I get this service activated in an iphone4, can I use the same sim in my ipad? If this is not possible in the normal case, is there a workaround?


    Secondly, in general case, how to use 3G for ipad2 ? Would the seem need to be configured first by inserting in a mobile?

    Hope someone helps..

    :)
  2. Mickey330
    Offline

    Mickey330 Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2010
    Messages:
    11,371
    Thanks Received:
    1,651
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Western NY state (USA)
    Ratings:
    +1,746 / 0
    It is my understanding that no carrier will allow you to use an iPhone SIM (and thus its data plan) in the iPad. The two data plans are separate entities. To use the 3G with the iPad, you've got to contact a carrier that has a plan for the iPad.

    Unfortunately, living in the USA, I don't know which carriers you can contact about a data plan for the iPad. Hopefully, someone living in India will see this and chime in to help.

    Good luck.

    Marilyn

Share This Page

Search tags for this page

ipad2india