Optus now sells Apple iPad 2

Better late than never, the telco will now begin selling the popular tablet device.

Optus has announced it will be selling the Apple iPad 2 on December 15.

The telco flagged its intention to offer the product in November. It will carry all models of the tablet device with Wi-Fi and 3G on 24-month contracts and will also be selling it outright to prepaid customers.

Optus competitors Vodafone and Telstra already offer the product.

With a choice of a black or white chassis, the iPad 2 features a 9.7-inch LED-backlit LCD screen and Appleā€™s dual-core A5 processor. Capacity ranges from 16GB to 64GB.

The device is available on consumer and business plans.

For information on iPad 2 plan and prepaid pricing, visit