Groupon: It’s not just for Brazilian waxes anymore.Today’s Groupon in the U.K. is for a cheap Apple iPad, albeit last year’s model, and with a hefty T-Mobile subscription requirement attached to it.
For £49 (about $79) you can get a 32GB iPad 1 — again, this not the iPad 2, which goes on sale in the UK on March 25. T-Mobile says this is a £229 value, saving you £180.
The catch is that you have to sign up for a 2-year, £27-per-month data plan. That’s $1,040 worth of 3G access on a year-old iPad you’re getting yourself into. But if you were going to buy one anyway…
So far, 411 have been purchased, with 33 hours left in the promotion.
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