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The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) is giving Apple a hard time over the new iPad. The current 4G model, they claim, causes confusion because 4G LTE is not available in Australia.
However, it does look as if Apple has a sticker on the box warning that the 4G connection does not work in the region. That’s not enough, it seems, because the tablet is marketed as iPad WiFi+4G. That’s what it says on the box, despite the sticker.
Still, there is nowhere on the box where it claims to work with a 4G connection. In fact, aside from the aforementioned sticker, Ars says that those shopping in Australia are explicitly warned that the LTE antenna does not work in their area and they will be on a 3G connection.
This may not go very far, but let’s see.