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Verizon Tablet Plans

Aug. 8, 2019
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Verizon’s data-only plans give you 4G data access on a tablet, mobile hot spot and other connected devices, such as a smartwatch. These plans typically do not include voice service or text messaging.

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Verizon tablet plans

postpaid

Postpaid plans are billed monthly and typically require a credit check. Verizon charges a monthly account access fee for the data package, plus a monthly line fee for your device ($10 for a tablet, $20 for a mobile hot spot and $5 for a connected device). The prices below do not include the line fee.

  • 2GB: $20
  • 4GB: $30
  • 6GB: $40
  • 8GB: $50
  • 10GB: $60
  • 12GB: $70

You can also add data-only devices to a Verizon family plan. Tablets, laptops and hot spots are an extra $20 per month for unlimited data or $15 per month for 1GB, smartwatches and other connected devices are $10 per month.

prepaid

Monthly prepaid tablet plans don’t require a contract or credit check. You can save $5 per month if you enroll in automatic payments.

  • 6GB: $35
  • 16GB: $45
  • 30GB: $65

How Verizon’s tablet plans compare on price

The table below compares data-only tablet plans, including postpaid and prepaid plans for some of the major carriers. The device access fee is included where applicable.

Some carriers, including Sprint, do not offer data-only plans. Others charge more for data-only plans when used to connect a mobile Wi-Fi hot spot.

Some carriers allow data access for more or less time than the usual monthlong period, which is indicated in the footnotes for this table.

 2GB or less3-5GB6-14GB15-30GBUnlimited
* Data usable for less than one month
Data usable for more than one month
AT&T$50 (10GB)$70 (15GB)$29.99
AT&T Prepaid$14.99 (1GB)
$25 (2GB)†
$50 (7GB)$35
Boost Mobile$25 (1.5GB)$50 (10GB)
MetroPCS$15 (2GB)$25 (4GB)$35 (6GB)
Net10$10 (500MB)*
$20 (1GB)
$30 (2.5GB)
$50 (5GB)†
Straight Talk$15 (1GB)
$25 (2GB)
$40 (4GB)†

$50 (5GB)†
$75 (7GB)†
T-Mobile Prepaid$5 (500MB)*
$10 (1GB)*
$10 (2GB)
$30 (3GB)$25 (6GB)
$40 (10GB)
$55 (14GB)
$70 (18GB)
$85 (22GB)
Verizon$30 (2GB)$40 (4GB)$50 (6GB)
$60 (8GB)
$70 (10GB)
Verizon Prepaid$35 (6GB)$45 (16GB)
$65 (30GB)

 

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