Originally Posted By: zwei

Indeed, but since you pay $25 a month already, it's really just $20 a month. Compare that to $15 for 200mb of data on the iPad and it's not looking that bad. Not to mention the extra $130 it costs to just get the radio in your iPad.

I don't pay $25/month... So not sure what you mean. I pay $15/month for the iPhone plan. With tethering, it would then be $60/month

With the 3G, the $130 is a one time fee

So, it would take about 7 months of the 1st year to pay for that chipset, then it's just 25/15 per month vs $45 per month