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Wifi or Cellular - which did you buy?

Discussion in 'Apple iPad Polls' started by leelai, Feb 21, 2014.

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Wifi or Cellular - which did you buy?

  1. 16gb wifi only

    8 vote(s)
    24.2%
  2. 32gb wifi only

    3 vote(s)
    9.1%
  3. 64gb wifi only

    5 vote(s)
    15.2%
  4. 128gb wifi only

    3 vote(s)
    9.1%
  5. 16gb wifi + cellular

    5 vote(s)
    15.2%
  6. 32gb wifi + cellular

    4 vote(s)
    12.1%
  7. 64gb wifi + cellular

    7 vote(s)
    21.2%
  8. 128gb wifi + cellular

    4 vote(s)
    12.1%
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  1. leelai
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    It's one of the first questions we need to ask ourselves once we do decide to buy an iPad, do we buy a Wifi only iPad or the Cellular version?

    The next question is what size do we buy?

    So let us know what you opted for.

    I myself have always bought the cellular version, just love the true GPS functionality which comes with cellular.

    iPad 2 64gb wifi + cellular
    iPad mini 32gb wifi + cellular
    iPad Air 128gb wifi + cellular
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    I bought my second iPad without cellular. Never again. Well, maybe for a 'second' iPad that never leaves home.
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    My 1st ipad was a wifi 16 gb ipad 2. I own a 4g 64gb ipad 3 now.
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    Both are Wi-Fi + cellular.
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    I got the cellular model because Sprint was offering free data! It is a great deal! :)
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    Never had a problem woth 16 GB Wi-fi only. Never had any use for cellular. Never had any use for 32 GB, or 64 GB, or a 1 TB. All I need is in the starters.
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    iPad 2 with wifi / cellular as a birthday gift and retina iPad w wifi only as a gift from myself.

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    I have a 64 GB wifi only. I have had no need of cellular data till date.
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    Wi-fi only, and it suits me fine. The only time I sort of regretted not having cellular is over the past week or so, while my replacement phone is on the way from Apple.
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    iPad Air 128 GB wifi/cellular since I use personal hotspot to connect my PC to the web. There are better wifi connections in Africa then in rural areas in the USA.


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    iPad Air 16g w/Cellular. Was easy to add it to my current data share plan with AT&T. My previous iPads were wifi and it sort of sucked sometimes when I didn't have access to the net.
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    WiFi only iPad2. Travel regularly overseas and have always been able to do the usual, mails and searches from free or sometimes paid WiFi sites.:)
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    iPad 1 64Gb Wi-Fi only. I'm missing cellular a lot. It is great to stay connected wherever you are, but I never heard about free public Wi-Fi hotspots in Turkmenistan I'm living in. I don't remember why I bought a Wi-Fi only version, maybe, because the cellular option was not available at that time. I ordered mine from US immediately after this wonderful thing became available for purchase. For sure, my next iPad will be Wi-Fi + cellular.
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    I have the Air Wifi , I use my free hotspot (tmobile) whenever I need the data.


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    I bought the wifi+cellular model of the iPad 4 because I like to bring it with me when I leave the house. I bought the wifi-only model of the iPad mini because it rarely leaves the house and is used mostly for reading books. I usually buy the lowest storage device because I rarely use more than 5 GB of storage.
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    I have the WiFi cellular iPad Air and Mini. We find it very useful to have it when we need it, which we have. WiFi is not always available when we are not home. We do not use store WiFi offerings, and prefer the cellular in those instances, also. I have an iPad 2 that we are letting my mother use which also has WiFi with cellular.
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    Wifi cellular. I like to take it outside when I'm working on my car or at the pool.
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    Wi-Fi + cellular 64 Gb version of The New iPad (the name sounds pretty silly now with a few newer versions already out there)
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    You don't have a combination for us! We have Verizon Cellular phone, used very sparingly and only a few people have the number. It's intended for us to use to call people when we are away from home - robo-calls are deflected that way. A Comcast land-line is our primary phone since cellular reception isn't that great in our neighborhood. We're hemmed in by a ring of hills, with the only gap pointed out to sea.

    We have Ethernet and and in-house 802.11G wifi, both connected to a modem for internet.
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    :) The poll is about whether you have a wi-fi only iPad model or a wi-fi + cellular iPad model.

    It does leave out the possibility of owning both, which is not uncommon.

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