AT&T Becomes First Retailer to Bring 4G LTE Enabled Case to U.S. Consumers

BARCELONA, March 3, 2015AT&T1 announced that starting Friday, March 20 the AT&T Modio LTE case for iPad mini 3, iPad mini 2, and iPad mini with Wi-Fi models will be exclusively available at AT&T retail stores, and select retailers.

Connect your iPad mini with Wi-Fi to AT&T’s 4G LTE network and protect your tablet at the same time. The Modio case can be purchased for $49.99 with a two-year commitment2, roughly the same price you would pay for a case just to protect your iPad mini. It’s also available on an AT&T Tablet Installment plan for $10 per month for 20 months,3 or at no annual commitment for $199.99. Add the case to a new or existing Mobile Share Value® plan for a $10 per month access charge.4 The AT&T Modio LTE case will also be available for iPad Air 2 and iPad Air in the coming months.

AT&T Modio LTE Case Specs

The AT&T Modio LTE case is the first protective folio that allows you to stay connected without having to search for Wi-Fi when you’re on the move. Enjoy the network with the nation’s strongest LTE signal, so you can access the web, email, and entertainment effortlessly.5 Simply close the case when you’re done and it is smart enough to put your iPad mini with Wi-Fi and network connection to sleep until you’re ready to pick it back up again.

The AT&T Modio LTE case also comes with expandable memory so that you can bring more of your content with you. The companion AT&T Modio™ Data app, available for free on the App Store for iPad, connects to your Modio case and provides useful data usage information.6

AT&T Modio LTE Case Features

Modio offers a variety of features that make it ideal for work or entertainment, including a secure LTE connection while on-the-go. The microSD card slot supports up to 32GB of storage space. You get up to 16 hours7 of continuous use on Modio with its 4,600mAh battery. And of course, it protects the iPad mini from wear and tear.

Supporting Quote

“The AT&T Modio LTE case is both convenient and a great value for our customers. The case’s durability also makes it a natural choice for iPad mini with Wi-Fi users. Connect your iPad mini with Wi-Fi to AT&T’s 4G LTE network – the nation’s strongest LTE signal – and protect it at the same time.” – Jeff Bradley, senior vice president, Device Marketing and Developer Services, AT&T Mobility.

Supporting Resources

1AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

2Pricing requires new 2 year agreement with qualified wireless data plan.  Activation/upgrade ($40), early termination (up to $150), and other fees, taxes and restrictions apply. See participating store for details.

3Installment Plan requires 20-month 0% APR installment agreement, qualifying credit and an eligible wireless data plan. Tax due at sale. If you cancel wireless service, remaining device balance is due.  Other charges and restrictions apply.

4Access charge is for wireless service only. Device costs are separate. An eligible Mobile Share Value plan (minimum plan starts at $20/mo.) and $10/month access charge is required.  Restocking fee (up to 10% of purchase price), other charges and restrictions apply. 

5Nationwide carriers’ LTE. Signal strength claim based ONLY on avg. LTE signal strength.  LTE not avail. everywhere.

6Actual billed data usage can be higher than estimated data usage displayed on the usage meter by the A&T Modio Data app.

7Estimated maximum standby and use time may vary depending on your current usage patterns, settings, and other factors and conditions.

About AT&T

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Reliability and signal strength claims based on nationwide carriers’ LTE. Signal strength claim based ONLY on avg. LTE signal strength. LTE not available everywhere.

*Global coverage claim based on offering voice and LTE data roaming in more countries than any other U.S. based carrier, and offering the most wireless smartphones and tablets that work in the most countries.