All four major Australian telcos (Telstra, Optus, Vodafone and 3) offer prepaid wireless broadband. In addition to some great deals being offered in the lead-up to Christmas, prepaid wireless broadband offers the flexibility of no contract. This means there are no worries about exceeding your data quota, or worrying about not using your device as much in a particular month — just recharge whenever you need to!Price: $99Vodafone
To help find you the best deal to suit your needs, we rounded up prepaid mobile broadband packages from Telstra, Optus, Vodafone and 3 this Christmas!
was one of the first in Australia to introduce prepaid mobile broadband, and the company's current offer gets you a prepaid USB modem and 1GB of data for just $99. Of course, there are no monthly bills and no lock-in contract and Vodafone also allows you to roll over 12GB of unused data if you recharge within 30 days of your last recharge. Recharge options are $19 (500MB), $29 (1GB), $49 (3GB), $100 (6GB) and $150 (12GB).