LTE Flat for Tab(i) | Charges and Discounts

For those of you who want to use data extensively at a flat rate, "LTE Flat for Tab(i)" with monthly data amount of 7GB is recommended.

Basic charge (data flat rate plan: data amount of 7GB/month) is ¥5,700/month

  • when 2-year contract is applied [1]

With "LTE Flat for Tab(i) Start Discount",
¥500/month off for up to 2 years

¥5,200/month
(¥5,700 from the third year)

When used in combination with an eligible fixed-line communications service and you apply for "au Smart Value", you get a ¥1,410/month discount for up to 2 years

¥3,790/month
(¥4,766 from the third year)

When used in combination with an au smartphone and Smartphone Set Discount is applied

¥4,266/month
(¥4,766 from the third year)

Click here for details about Smartphone Set Discount

[1]
As contract terms are in 2 year units, if a customer cancels, suspends, or terminates 2-year contract during the term of the contract, a cancellation fee of ¥9,500 is charged, regardless of how many years a customer has been subscribed to 2-year contract (excluding the renewal month). If a cancellation is made in a month other than the renewal month, the discount will also be applied to the current month's usage.

<When LTE Flat for Tab(i) + au Smart Value are applied>

  • Separate subscription to LTE NET (¥300/month) is required.
  • The following image of a monthly payment includes taxes unless otherwise noted.

Deposit ¥0, Actual annual interest 0%, Payments/Period <24 payments / 26 months>

Image of a monthly payment iPad mini 3 iPad Air 2
16GB 64GB 128GB 32GB 128GB
Basic charges (data flat-rate plan) LTE Flat for Tab(i) (when 2-year contract is applied) Basic charge ¥6,156 [¥5,700 (excluding tax)]

[When LTE Flat for Tab Start Discount is applied (up to 2 years)]
¥5,616 [¥5,200 (excluding tax)]
(From the third year: ¥6,156 [¥5,700 (excluding tax)])

[When au Smart Value is applied (applicable from the month following the month in which an application is made)]
¥4,093 [¥3,790 (excluding tax)]

(From the third year: ¥5,147 [¥4,766 (excluding tax)]
Internet connection service
LTE NET
¥324 [¥300 (excluding tax)]
Model price*1 24 installment payments [Payment total・Cash retail price] ¥2,555
(¥61,320)
¥3,050
(¥73,200)
¥3,545
(¥85,080)
¥2,565
(¥61,560)
¥2,985
(¥71,640)
If Monthly Discount is applied 24 times*2 -¥2,555
(Actual cost of model is
¥0)
-¥2,515
(Actual cost of model is
¥535)
-¥2,540
(Actual cost of model is
¥1,005)
-¥2,530
(Actual cost of model is
¥35)
-¥2,530
(Actual cost of model is
¥455)
Tethering Option ¥540 [¥500 excluding tax]
Monthly payment amount (up to 2 years) When au Smart Value applied ¥5,940 ¥6,475 ¥6,945 ¥5,975 ¥6,395

If you subscribe to au Smart Value at the same time you purchase an iPad

Monthly payment amount (2nd to 24th month)
*The au Smart Value discount is applied 24 times starting from the month following application.
When au Smart Value applied ¥4,417 ¥4,952 ¥5,422 ¥4,452 ¥4,872
  1. Due to the retail prices at the au Online Shop, actual model prices may vary depending on the store.
  2. This discount applies to the basic charge or LTE NET. This discount does not apply to installment payments.
  • Domestic use of au Wi-Fi SPOTs is free.

[About au Smart Value]

  • The discount is applied from the month following the month in which an application for au Smart Value is made.
  • When the discount is applied for up to 2 years, the month in which the au Smart Value discount is applied to an eligible line for the first time is counted as the first month. The discount will be terminated after it is applied up to 24 times.

[About 2-year contract]

  • As contract terms are in 2 year units, if a customer cancels, suspends, or terminates 2-year contract during the term of the contract, a cancellation fee of ¥9,500 is charged, regardless of how many years a customer has been subscribed to 2-year contract (excluding the renewal month). If a cancellation is made in a month other than the renewal month, the discount will also be applied to the current month's usage. The contract will be renewed automatically, unless a customer requests termination.
  • The discount of "2-year contract" starts from the month of application. The discount amount in the first month of the contract is calculated on a prorated basis.
  • The period from the subscription date to the following month is counted as the first month of the contract period for the "2-year contract".

[About the installment payment]

  • If you change models or cancel your contract, the installments for the amount remaining will continue (Payment can be made in one lump payment).
  • The amount can also be paid in either 12 or 36 installments. For more details, contact your nearest au shop.

[About Smartphone Set Discount]

Get a discount on basic charges of a tablet when used in combination with an au smartphone/4G LTE mobile phone.

Conditions: Customers with an au smartphone/4G LTE mobile phone contract under the same name and subscribed to Flat-rate Data 1/2/3/5/8/10/13/20/30, Flat-rate Data 1(V)/2(V)/3(V)/5(V)/8(V)/10(V)/13(V)/20(V)/30(V), Flat-rate Data 2(Mobile phone)(V)/3(Mobile phone)(V)/5(Mobile phone)(V)/8(Mobile phone)(V)/10(Mobile phone)(V)/13(Mobile phone)(V), Unlimited Calling Plan(3G Mobile phone・Data), LTE Flat, LTE Flat (V), IS Flat, Plan F(IS) Single, Junior Smartphone Plan, Senior Plan, Junior Plan (V), LTE Flat cp (f・2GB), or LTE Flat cp (1GB). Smartphone Set Discount requires use of one smartphone line for each tablet line.

  • Smartphone Set Discount does not apply to LTE smartphone call charges or communications charges.
  • If the customer;
    • cancels, suspends, transfers the 4G LTE tablet/ 4G LTE smartphone or 4G LTE mobile phone,
    • changes models, simultaneously changes the eligible rate plan,
    • changes models, simultaneously terminates the eligible data (packet) flat rate service,

    the Smartphone Set Discount is deemed to terminate for the usage at the end of the month preceding the month the procedure is made.
    Also, if the customer changes the eligible rate plan or terminates the eligible data (packet) flat rate service without changing models, the discount deemed to terminate for the usage of the month the procedure is made.

  • When monthly charges of and eligible plan are prorated, the discount amount will also be prorated. If you cancel your contract in the middle of the month, the basic charge is not prorated and the flat rate is incurred (If not subscribed to 2-year contract, the basic charge is prorated.).
  • au Smart Value and Smartphone Set Discount cannot both be applied to the same line. au Smart Value will be applied.
  • As of September 14, 2016, new applications for Flat-rate Data 8/10/13 are no longer accepted.

[About Tethering Option benefits]

  • The tethering option benefit is applied for up to 24 months from the month of the subscription. When the free period ends, the normal rate (¥500/month) will be applied.
  • The Tethering Option benefit is ¥0 for up to 2 years! (As of May 31, 2017, applications for this benefit are no longer accepted. ★)
  • There is no change in the free period for customers already using the benefit.

[About LTE Flat for Tab Start Discount]

Customers who purchase an iPad receive a discount off the basic charge (¥500/month) for up to 24 months from the month of subscription.

  • The discount will be discontinued in the event of a model change, contract termination or temporary suspension.
  • When the monthly basic charge is prorated, the discount amount will also be prorated.
  • The ending date of this discount has yet to be decided. You will be notified in case of any changes.

[Restriction of communication speed]

  • If the amount of communications that you use within a month exceeds 7GB (additional 500MB when subscribed to the Tethering Option; however, the 500MB is not added during the free period of the option charge), the maximum communications speed for sending and receiving until the end of that month will be 128kbps. By applying for the Extra Option (option charge ¥2,500 / 2GB and automatically added every 2GB), you can use the service without the above constraint on communications speed.
  • To avoid network congestion, a limit may be placed on the communication speed for a whole day if the total amount of communication used exceeds 6GB over the three most recent days (not including the day on which the restriction is applied). (The restriction applies regardless of the remaining data amount.)
  • Regardless of whether you are subscribed to a data (packet) flat rate service, your line may be temporarily suspended if the cost of the packet communication you use becomes high.
  • This service will be applied starting on the day of subscription if you apply when applying for a new contract or when changing your model from a WIN to an LTE (the flat rate is prorated).
  • Packet transmissions overseas are not covered by flat-rate charges or maximum charges. Overseas Double-Teigaku applies only when automatically connected to an eligible telecommunications carrier. Use of an au Wi-Fi SPOT overseas is charged.
  • Other costs, such as contract expenses and universal service fee, are separately incurred.
  • The actual amount charged is calculated using the tax amount calculated from the total amount of the individual tax-excluded charges, and therefore may differ from the total of the individual tax-included charges. Also, tax-included charges are truncated to whole numbers (excluding calling charges and communication charges).

(As of June 1, 2017)

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