If you’ve been making an allowance for making the transfer on over to Project Fi, Google’s budding wireless carrier simply were given slightly extra engaging. Google introduced lately that Fi subscribers will now have the ability to add a data-only SIM card to their plan for use with tablets and other devices. Free SIM. No per thirty days surcharge rate or any of that nonsense.
Google says the SIM will paintings with any with suitable tablets — US fashions of the Nexus 7 and 9 LTE, iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 4, Samsung Galaxy Tab O — and they have got a different coverage map for a data only SIM because it’s best operating on T-Mobile’s GSM community. In reality, you can order the free SIM and apply it to any T-Mobile suitable software — as much as 9 devices — be it a tablet, phone, or anything.
Of path, you’ll nonetheless need to pay for the information you use with those devices and we will have to indicate that once the use of a telephone you wont have get entry to to common mobile products and services like voice calls or textual content messaging, however calls or messages over Hangouts (knowledge) will paintings simply nice.
Seriously although, how epic is that this and why don’t all providers be offering one thing as painfully easy? It. Just. Makes. Sense.