Pricing for Apple iPad to start at $499

Wed, Jan 27, 2010


So much for the “pundits” who proclaimed the tablet would run at $999. Steve Jobs said Apple wants to these babys into as many hands as possible, with prices starting as low as $499. The $499 version is a 16GB iPad with no 3G connectivity. 16GB with 3G comes in at $629.

The iPad comes with accessories like a standard Apple keyboard dock along with a carrying case. The carrying case also works as a stand. Nice!

Jobs says that the wi-fi versions of the iPad will begin shipping in just 60 days. The 3G models in 90 days.

This chart courtesy of Gizmodo explains the pricing scheme.


1 Comments For This Post

  1. Steve Says:

    Sign me up for the $599 model!

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