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Apple Offers Refunds To 4G iPad Owners In Australia Who Were ‘Misled’ By Its Advertising

Apple Offers Refunds To 4G iPad Owners In Australia Who Were ‘Misled’ By Its Advertising

The new iPad may have 4G connectivity, but it doesn't support all 4G networks.

Following yesterday’s report that revealed Australian regulators are preparing to sue Apple over its “misleading” advertising for the new iPad down under, the Cupertino company has begun offering refunds to those customers who feel they’ve been misled.

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Apple Gets Sued in Australia Because New iPad Doesn’t Support 4G Down Under

Apple Gets Sued in Australia Because New iPad Doesn’t Support 4G Down Under

The new iPad promises to deliver 4G connectivity in Australia... but it's not compatible with Australia's 4G networks.

Well, it seemed like only a matter of time before Apple’s promises of 4G data on its new iPad got the company into trouble. Australia’s competition watchdog is now threatening to sue the Cupertino company over its ‘misleading’ advertising for the new device, which can actually only connect to 4G LTE networks in the U.S.

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