Today, T-mobile has announced that Apple iPhones with prepaid T-Mobile service are now available for purchase and activation at Apple stores across the United States. The company also announced that T-Mobile flavors of the iPhone and iPad lineup will be available for purchase at warehouse retailer Costco.
To promote the launch, T-Mobile will offer a $50 discount on an iPhone for prepaid plans, and a $50 iTunes gift card for iPhones activated on its Simple Choice prepaid calling plans.
From the T-Mobile Press Release:
In a fantastic offering from T-Mobile, the iPhone is now available with prepaid service on T-Mobile’s blazing fast, data-strong 4G LTE network. Customers can now purchase and activate an iPhone with T-Mobile service in more than 250 Apple stores across the nation.
T-Mobile also announced today that Costco will be offering T-Mobile versions of the iPhone 5s 16GB in silver or space gray, iPad Mini 16GB with Retina display in silver, and iPad Air 16GB in space gray as of today, via WebBank..
“Plus, only T-Mobile offers tablets unleashed with up to 200MB of free 4G LTE data every month for the life of that tablet when it’s registered and used on T-Mobile’s network, and up to 1.2GB free every month through the end of 2014 for qualified customers.”
Costco will also be offering home delivery of the T-Mobile iPad Air.