Compare Mobile Broadband Plans

Compare Mobile Broadband & Wireless

Looking for an internet connection that you can use on the move? We've made it easy for you to compare mobile broadband / wireless internet plans...

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iPad/Tablet Data Plans


There has been a huge increase in the popularity of iPads and tablet PCs across Australia. If you want to be able to use your iPad whilst on the move to browse websites, access social networking, or watch online videos, then you'll need a mobile broadband data plan.

Once you connect to a mobile broadband plan your iPad will be able to access mobile data networks in the same way as your smart phone. This means wherever you go you will have the ability to use your iPad for accessing online content.

Mobile Broadband Plan Availability


Mobile broadband plans are currently available from:

What is Mobile Broadband?


Mobile broadband allows high speed mobile internet access via a portable modem that can be used in different locations around Australia. Most internet service providers supply a USB or WiFi modem with the mobile broadband plan which you can use to connect to the internet. Some laptops also now have built-in support for mobile broadband.

Modem Plan Contract Data Price How to Buy
SIM Only
SIM Only
5GB Optus Biz Data Plan
Monthly
5GB
Anytime
$24.95/mthMin. Total Cost $34.90
for first month
Call Optus Business
1300 361 199
Go to site

Cost of 1MB of data within Australia (included in plan): $0.005, Cost of 1MB of data within Australia (excess usage): $0.10

SIM Only
SIM Only
Mobile Broadband 6GB
Monthly
6GB
Anytime
$30/mthMin. Total Cost $30
for first month
Go to site
SIM Only
SIM Only
10GB Optus Biz Data Plan
Monthly
10GB
Anytime
$34.95/mthMin. Total Cost $44.90
for first month
Call Optus Business
1300 361 199
Go to site

Cost of 1MB of data within Australia (included in plan): $0.0035, Cost of 1MB of data within Australia (excess usage): $0.10

 
3G USB Modem
3G USB Modem
$49 upfront
Speedster 6GB Mobile Broadband
12
Months
6GB
Anytime
$39/mthMin. Total Cost $580.95
over 12 months
Go to site
SIM Only
SIM Only
Inspire 10GB
  • Coverage via the Optus 4G Network
Monthly
10GB
Anytime
$39.95/mthMin. Total Cost $39.95
for first month
Direct purchasing link not supplied
SIM Only
SIM Only
Mobile Broadband 12GB
Monthly
12GB
Anytime
$40/mthMin. Total Cost $40
for first month
Go to site
 
4G Wi-Fi Modem
4G Wi-Fi Modem
$0
Mobile Broadband 12GB 4G
12
Months
12GB
Anytime
$40/mthMin. Total Cost $480
over 12 months
Go to site
SIM Only
SIM Only
$12 upfront
Evolve Three 7GB
Monthly
7GB
Anytime
$44.50/mthMin. Total Cost $61.50
for first month
Direct purchasing link not supplied
SIM Only
SIM Only
8GB iPad Data Plan
Month to Month Contract
Monthly
8GB
Anytime
$45/mthMin. Total Cost $45
for first month
Call Vodafone
1300 262 900
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SIM Only
SIM Only
7GB Optus My Mobile Broadband Plan
Monthly
7GB
Anytime
$45/mthMin. Total Cost $54.95
for first month
Call Optus Sales
1300 991 438
Go to site

Cost of 1MB of data within Australia (included in plan): $0.0063, Additional data: $10 per 1GB or part thereof.

 
3G Wi-Fi Modem
3G Wi-Fi Modem
$25 upfront
8GB Mobile Broadband Plan
Monthly
8GB
Anytime
$45/mthMin. Total Cost $70
for first month
Call Vodafone
1300 262 900
Call me back
SIM Only
SIM Only
Telstra Mobile Broadband Explorer 8GB Plan
24
Months
8GB
Anytime
$50/mthMin. Total Cost $1,200
over 24 months
Direct purchasing link not supplied
SIM Only
SIM Only
15GB Optus Biz Data Plan
Monthly
15GB
Anytime
$54.95/mthMin. Total Cost $64.90
for first month
Call Optus Business
1300 361 199
Go to site

Cost of 1MB of data within Australia (included in plan): $0.0037, Cost of 1MB of data within Australia (excess usage): $0.10

SIM Only
SIM Only
$12 upfront
Evolve Four 10GB
Monthly
10GB
Anytime
$59.50/mthMin. Total Cost $76.50
for first month
Direct purchasing link not supplied
SIM Only
SIM Only
Mobile Broadband 13GB 4G
Monthly
13GB
Anytime
$60/mthMin. Total Cost $60
for first month
Go to site
SIM Only
SIM Only
10GB Optus My Mobile Broadband Plan
Monthly
10GB
Anytime
$60/mthMin. Total Cost $69.95
for first month
Call Optus Sales
1300 991 438
Go to site

Cost of 1MB of data within Australia (included in plan): $0.0059, Additional data: $10 per 1GB or part thereof.

 
3G Wi-Fi Modem
3G Wi-Fi Modem
$25 upfront
12GB Mobile Broadband Plan
Monthly
12GB
Anytime
$65/mthMin. Total Cost $90
for first month
Call Vodafone
1300 262 900
Call me back
SIM Only
SIM Only
Mobile Broadband 8GB
Monthly
8GB
Anytime
$70/mthMin. Total Cost $70
for first month
Direct purchasing link not supplied
SIM Only
SIM Only
20GB Optus Biz Data Plan
Monthly
20GB
Anytime
$74.95/mthMin. Total Cost $84.90
for first month
Call Optus Business
1300 361 199
Go to site

Cost of 1MB of data within Australia (included in plan): $0.0037, Cost of 1MB of data within Australia (excess usage): $0.10

SIM Only
SIM Only
25GB iPad Data Plan
Month to Month Contract
Monthly
25GB
Anytime
$90/mthMin. Total Cost $90
for first month
Call Vodafone
1300 262 900
Call me back

5GB Data - Analysis

Optus Business - 5GB Optus Biz Data Plan

Any Time of Day

5GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.10 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

6GB Data - Analysis

Virgin Mobile - Mobile Broadband 6GB

Any Time of Day

6GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
You won't be charged extra
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

10GB Data - Analysis

Optus Business - 10GB Optus Biz Data Plan

Any Time of Day

10GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.10 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

6GB Data - Analysis

iPrimus - Speedster 6GB Mobile Broadband

Any Time of Day

6GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.03 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

10GB Data - Analysis

Bendigo Bank Telco - Inspire 10GB

Any Time of Day

10GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.02 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

12GB Data - Analysis

Virgin Mobile - Mobile Broadband 12GB

Any Time of Day

12GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
You won't be charged extra
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

12GB Data - Analysis

Virgin Mobile - Mobile Broadband 12GB 4G

Any Time of Day

12GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
You won't be charged extra
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

7GB Data - Analysis

SpinTel - Evolve Three 7GB

Any Time of Day

7GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.02 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

8GB Data - Analysis

Vodafone - 8GB iPad Data Plan
Month to Month Contract

Any Time of Day

8GB


within Australia
What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.02 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

7GB Data - Analysis

Optus - 7GB Optus My Mobile Broadband Plan

Any Time of Day

7GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.01 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

8GB Data - Analysis

Vodafone - 8GB Mobile Broadband Plan

Any Time of Day

8GB


within Australia
What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
You won't be charged extra
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

8GB Data - Analysis

Telstra - Telstra Mobile Broadband Explorer 8GB Plan

Any Time of Day

8GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.03 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

15GB Data - Analysis

Optus Business - 15GB Optus Biz Data Plan

Any Time of Day

15GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.10 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

10GB Data - Analysis

SpinTel - Evolve Four 10GB

Any Time of Day

10GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.02 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

13GB Data - Analysis

Virgin Mobile - Mobile Broadband 13GB 4G

Any Time of Day

13GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will be shaped
You won't be charged extra
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

10GB Data - Analysis

Optus - 10GB Optus My Mobile Broadband Plan

Any Time of Day

10GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.01 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

12GB Data - Analysis

Vodafone - 12GB Mobile Broadband Plan

Any Time of Day

12GB


within Australia
What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
You won't be charged extra
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

8GB Data - Analysis

Dodo - Mobile Broadband 8GB

Any Time of Day

8GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.02 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

20GB Data - Analysis

Optus Business - 20GB Optus Biz Data Plan

Any Time of Day

20GB

What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.10 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

25GB Data - Analysis

Vodafone - 25GB iPad Data Plan
Month to Month Contract

Any Time of Day

25GB


within Australia
What happens if you go over your monthly limit?
Your connection will not be shaped
Excess usage charged at $0.02 per MB
 

Tip: You can refine your data requirements at the top of the page

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