Straight Talk offers a 1, 2, 4 or 5-gigabyte data plan for tablets and the prices range from about $15 to $50 respectively as of 2015. An additional cost of $10 is necessary for the purchase of a SIM card. The tablet also has to be unlocked for successful connectivity.
Only tablets that are Global System for Mobile communication compliant or T-Mobile compatible are likely to activate with the cellular network. Additionally, changing the Access Point Name in the Data Settings per Straight Talk guidelines is also a requirement for network usage. The company states that some services may not work correctly with the tablet.