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  1. Bob D.

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    my question: is it better to use iPad Air wifi only or iPad Air 2 wifi with 3G ?

    I would prefer iPad Air with wifi only... Anyone see a reason not to?
     
  2. nsheridan19

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    iPad Air can't use follow me mode
    iPad Air 2 - can use follow me mode since it has a gps
     
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  3. Blue Bird

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    There are three other reasons as well to use a cellular IPad.
    1- you can cache maps at location without wifi.
    2- you can live stream at location without wifi.
    3- you can perform FW updates at location without wifi if needed.
     
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  4. Bob D.

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    OK..I'm convinced ... iPad Air 2 (3G) it is .... Thanks guys
     
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  5. BigDaddy

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    Get the iPad mini 4 with cell. Works the best. Plus great visibility in sun.
     
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  6. Flipsonic

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    However if you have a cell phone and can turn on hot spot, you can use a wifi only iPad Air 2 for the items you listed above.


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  7. Blue Bird

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    Agreed! That is if you have a plan with a hotspot or tether. Most providers charge for this. One would have to pay extra, or be with another device such as a friend that has the hotspot.
    The IPad Air2 or the mini 4 with cellular is still the best choice.
     
  8. Bob D.

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    I already have both iPad Air and iPad Air 2 with cell.... So I'll stick with the cell version. Thanks for all the input guys