Feb 10 AT 12:06 PM Sean Riley 2 Comments

T-Mobile offering a free tablet with 1GB or higher data plan Feb. 12-16

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Free smartphones are always available on a two-year contract, but we haven’t yet gotten to the point where a free tablet with contract is standard fare.

As a Valentine’s Day gift to interested tablet customers, T-Mobile is extending just such an offer, with a free Alcatel OneTouch Pop 7 for anyone that signs up for a two-year data contract of at least 1GB a month. That’ll set you back $20 a month and you do still have to pay sales tax on the tablet which should amount to around $10 depending on your local taxes.

With a 7-inch 1024×600 display and 1.3GHz dual-core processor, the OneTouch Pop 7 is unquestionably a budget tablet (normally $168 on T-Mobile), but for a light tablet user it could still get the job done. And naturally, if it isn’t cutting it there would be nothing to stop you from buying a better tablet to slip your T-Mobile SIM into and then selling your free Pop 7 to defer the cost a bit.

Anyone considering taking T-Mobile up on their sweetheart deal?

Source: T-Mobile

Sean has been with Android and Me for over 6 years and covering mobile for the last 7. He occasionally muses about gadgets and tech outside of the Android universe at Techgasms.

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  • NOYB

    “for anyone that signs up for a two-year data contract of at least 1GB a month”

    Really??? T-mobile doesn’t sell contracts anymore!

  • Rob Mc

    I work at TMobile and it’s only $10 to add a data line, not 20 like you said. Not sure where you are getting your info or who is proofreading your facts