After more than a year in the works Jetstar Australia are now offering iPad’s for rental on their flights – Perfect to kill time and enjoy a range of entertainment. Here’s what i know so far:
Jetstar iPad content
The iPad will come with a range of entertainment TV shows, movies, games and more! For both adults and kids including:
- Movies: Australian, Hollywood & Japanese
- TV Shows: Comedy, Drama, Classic, Reality & Lifestyle, Sport and Kids.
- Music: Rock, Pop, Greatest Hits, Easy Listening, Classical and Music Video.
- Books: Range of kids ebooks with adult books coming soon!
- Content will be updated monthly.
Jetstar has said that it will be rolling out iPad 1 and iPad 2 across its network with a initial order of 3,000 iPads. Here’s some details:
- $10 – $15 for rental of iPad.
- Free for flights over 2 hours.
- $15 fee for A330s when you purchase on-board.
- You will be able to pre-book before your flight.
Jetstar has made sure these iPads not only offer the best experience for customers but a range of security features. Features go as far as:
- Modified case with extended battery.
- Anti-theft system – RFID chip.
- You will be responsible for any hardware damage and software modification.