Verizon's 4G Jetpack Hotspot Gets Prepaid Treatment

Beginning May 1st Verizon will offer a new prepaid version of its Jetpack 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MiFi 4510L with three different prepaid plans. For $15, you'll get 250 MB of data a week. For $60 you'll get a monthly allotment of 3 GB, and for $90 you'll get 10 GB of data.

Additionally, starting May 1st, Verizon will offer a new prepaid plan for users of the Samsung Illusion. For $80 a month, you'll get unlimited talk and text plus 1 GB of data—very expensive when compared to the 4G data plans Verizon is serving up for the Jetpack. [PR Newswire]