More than a week after we learned that the HTC-made LTE Nexus 9 tablet would be delayed, here’s T-Mobile saying that the Android tablet is now available via the Underground site. The latest Nexus tablet launched last October is being offered for the first time in the United States with a plan with no downpayment but with a monthly fee of $24.99 under a two-year contract. Full retail price is $599.76. Actually, T-Mobile is the only place where Nexus 9 customers can available of the best tablet plan this season but the tablet has been up for grabs from the Google Play Store since November.
The HTC Nexus 9 is one of the highly-anticipated LTE Android tablets today. It runs the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop, powered by a a 64-bit NVIDIA Tegra K1 processor, and boasts of an 8.9-inch screen and two front-facing speakers. On a Simple Choice voice plan, anyone can add $10 to get the Nexus 9 tablet with data of up to 5GB per month. Other T-Mobile tablets can get subscribers Free Data for Life—200MB of free data every month as long as it is used with T-Mobile.
T-Mobile claims it has the fastest nationwide 4G LTE network. Recently, the mobile carrier started offering Simple Choice Unlimited 4G LTE Family Plan. You can now add the HTC Nexus 9 on your holiday shopping list.
And if you’re planning to buy a Nexus 9, consider getting this Nexus 9 Cover from the Google Play Store. Aside from the Nexus 9 Keyboard Folio which you can purchase for $129, the Nexus 9 Cover can protect your Android tablet. It also works as a stand with different viewing angles so you can be comfortable no matter what you’re doing on the tablet. The cover attaches to the Nexus 9 magnetically so your screen is protected. Available from Google Play for only $39.