How To Get Free OX Tablet

Free OX Tablet

Now you will get an OX tablet for almost free under the Affordable Connectivity Program. If you are a low income person, you can apply for the program and get an OX tablet for almost free of cost. In this article I cover everything about how you can get an almost free OX tablet under the Affordable Connectivity Program.

Steps to Get Free OX Tablet

You can get a free OX tablet from the government if you apply for the Affordable Connectivity Program and are approved by the program. From the preparation for the application to getting the tablet in hand, you have to go through some steps. Here I mention the steps in short. 

  1. First you have to check your eligibility for the Affordable Connectivity Program.
  2. If you are eligible, then prepare the documents to prove your eligibility.
  3. Now select a provider and visit their website. To find a provider near you , use USAC’s ‘Companies near me’ tool.
  4. On the provider’s website, navigate to the application page.
  5.  Fill out the application form and the household worksheet.
  6. Submit the application along with eligibility proof documents.
  7. Now, you have to wait for approval of your application.
  8. If your application is approved , then you will get a tablet (It can be OX also) for a copay of $10.99. You get other ACP benefits, too.

Also Read : Free Government Phone and Tablet Combo

ACP Provider That Offer Free OX Tablet 

Unity Wireless

At present you may get a smart OX tablet from Unity Wireless under the Affordable Connectivity Program. You also get unlimited talk, text, and data every month for free. As you enrolled in the ACP, you get the tablet for only a one time copay of $10.99. You can get a huge discount of up to $100 on the price of the tablet. In Unity, there are no hidden fees, no gimmicks, you get unlimited internet service. If you sign up for Unity Wireless, you may get these facilities:

  • Unlimited talk, text, and data.
  • Support to bring your own phone, or keep your number.
  • Reliable super-fast network.
  • Enabled free hotspot. And
  • 24/7 customer support.

You can contact Unity Wireless at: +1(800)-701-9262 or Email: “[email protected]” 

Unity Wireless is not only the OX tablet provider. You may get such a tablet from many other providers that offer tablets from the Affordable Connectivity Program. Here I give a list of some ACP service providers that provide tablets under the ACP program to eligible people. 

  • AirTalk Wireless
  • Cintex Wireless
  • Torch Wireless
  • Moolah Wireless
  • Access Wireless
  • GO MD USA Wireless
  • Easy Wireless
  • Rogue Mobile
  • Excess Telecom
  • Maxsip Telecom
  • Hadodo wireless
  • NewPhone Wireless
  • Q Link Wireless
  • StandUp Wireless
  • TruConnect

Requirements to Get Free OX Tablet Under Affordable Connectivity Program

Make It Sure That You Are Eligible for The Affordable Connectivity Program

First of all, you must make sure that you are eligible for the affordable connectivity program. To do so you must fulfill some criteria. You must be a citizen of the United States of America and at least 18 years old. If you are under 18, then you must be an emancipated minor. Another criteria is that only one person from a household is permitted to apply for the Affordable Connectivity Program. To participate in the program, you must meet the FCC’s income based eligibility or program participation based eligibility.

  • Income based eligibility: If your or your household’s annual income is at or below 200% of the federal poverty guideline, then you or your household will be considered eligible for the Affordable Connectivity Program. If you are not a low income person and fail to meet income based criteria, then you should try participation based criteria to meet the eligibility.
  • Program Participation based eligibility: If you or one of your household members takes part in at least one of these certain government assistance programs, then you or your household will be considered eligible for the Affordable Connectivity Program. The assistance programs are as follows: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program(SNAP), Supplemental Security Income(SSI), Medicaid, Free and reduced price school Lunch Program or School Breakfast Program, Federal Public Housing Assistance(FPHA), Veterans Pension or Survivor Benefits, The special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC).
  • Tribal Land Residents: Don’t be disappointed if you live in tribal lands. You are also eligible if you live in tribal land and participated in one of the following programs:
    • Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families.
    • Tribal Head Start.
    • Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance.
    • Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations.

Prepare Necessary Documents to Submit with OX Free Tablet Application

To be enrolled in the Affordable Connectivity Program, you must submit some proof documents to prove your eligibility for the program. As mentioned earlier, I disclosed that you have to be eligible based on your income or program participation. So, you need to submit proof of your income based eligibility, or program participation based eligibility. Here I explain everything about the documents needed for The Affordable Connectivity Program.

  • Income based Eligibility Proof Documents: To prove that your annual income is at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Guideline, you must submit any of the following documents.
    • Prior year’s federal , state or Tribal tax return.
    • Paycheck stub from current employer
    • Divorce decrees
    • Child support awards
    • Statement of benefits from unemployment/ Workers’ Compensation.
    • Veterans Administration Statement of benefits.
    • Other document indicating income information.
  • Participation based Eligibility Proof Documents: To prove that you have participated in a certain Government Assistance Program, you must submit any of the following documents.
    • Statement of benefits
    • Benefit award letter
    • Approval letter
    • Benefit verification letter
  • Tribal Land Resident: A Tribal land resident may participate in Tribal land programs, such as Tribal head start, Tribal TANF, The Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance and FDPIR programs. So, if you are a Tribal Land resident, then submit the documents regarding the following programs:
    • Tribal Head Start.
    • Tribal TANF.
    • The Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance.
    • Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations.
  • You also need to prove your identity. For the verification of your identity submit any of the following legitimate official documents.
    • Valid government, military, state, or Tribal ID.
    • Birth Certificate.
    • U.S. Driver’s license.
    • Passport.
    • Certificate of U.S. Citizenship.
    • Permanent Resident Card or Green Card.
  • For the verification of your address, you must submit any of the following legitimate documents:
    • Driver’s license or another valid government, state, or Tribal ID
    • Utility bill.
    • Mortgage or lease statement.
    • Most recent W-2 or tax return.
  • For the verification of your age or emancipation status, submit any of the following documents:
    • A valid ID, 
    • Passport, 
    • Birth certificate, or
    • Emancipation certificate.

Note: The Affordable Connectivity Program will stop accepting new applications and enrollments on February 7, 2024. So consumers must be approved and enrolled with a service provider by 11:59 p.m ET on February 7th to receive the ACP benefits. The existing ACP beneficiaries will continue to receive their ACP benefits for at least April 2024. This date is an estimate and may change.

Apply to Get Free OX Tablet under ACP Program

If you are eligible for the Affordable Connectivity Program, then you can apply for the program online, via mail, or via a provider. In this section I try to give you an idea about how you can apply for the program.

You may apply online, via mail, or via a provider for the almost free OX tablet under the Affordable Connectivity Program.

  • Online: You can apply online for the Affordable Connectivity Program in the following process: 
    • Go to the official website of the Affordable Connectivity Program: “getinternet.gov/apply?ln=RW5nbGlzaA%3D%3D
    • Click on the “Apply ” button.
    • Now, sign in to your account. If you don’t have an account, please create one.
    • Now, follow the on screen instructions and complete the application process.
    • Submit the application.
    • The USAC (Universal Service Administrative Company) will notify you by email confirmation if your application is approved or rejected.
    • If your application is approved , you will get a tablet for only a copay of $10.99 with other ACP benefits.
    • If your application is rejected, then you can reapply for the program.
  • Apply Via Mail: If you prefer to apply via mail, then you may apply via mail also. The procedure is:
    • Go to: “getinternet.gov/apply?ln=RW5nbGlzaA%3D%3D” and click on sign in option. Now navigate to the” Print an application to mail in” option.
    • Now , click the “Affordable Connectivity Benefit Form “ option. Download the application form and the household worksheet from there. Now, take print out of these documents.
    • Complete the application form and the household worksheet properly and accurately.
    • Now, Prepare all the documents that you want to show as proof of your eligibility.
    • Send the application form and the household worksheet , along with all other eligibility proof documents to the following address: ACP Support Center, PO Box 9100, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18773.
    • The USAC will verify your application and inform you of their decision by sending email confirmation.
    • If your application is approved , you get a voucher from the USAC via mail, which you can submit to your provider and get an OX tablet with other ACP benefits.
  • Apply Via A Provider: You can apply for a free OX tablet under the Affordable Connectivity Program via your preferred provider. You can choose any provider that is nearer to your location and that you prefer.
    • First , you have to select your provider and go to their official website.
    • On their webpage navigate to the apply section and enter your Zip Code and email address and start the application process.
    • Then follow the onscreen instructions and complete the application process.

Ways to Check OX Free Tablet Application Status

If you apply for an OX free tablet from a provider under the ACP program, then you can get the latest information about your application’s status from their website or from their customer care.

  • To check the status of your application for a free QX tablet under the Affordable Connectivity Program, you have to follow these steps:
    • First go to the ACP website at: “affordableconnectivity.gov“.
    • You will find the “Manage My Benefit” button. Click on it.
    • Now , log in to your account with your credentials, or create an account if you do not have one.
    • After log in , you will see the status of your ACP application.

The application status is generally expressed as pending, approved, or rejected. You can also check the status of your application for a free QX tablet by calling the ACP Support Center at 1-877-384-2575. or, Visit: “affordableconnectivity.gov/help“.

  • Application Status Check through your preferred provider:
    • You need to go to the provider’s website.
    • On their website you should navigate to the application status check option.
    • Enter your Email address, Zip code and last four digits of your social security number.
    • Then click on ‘Submit’.
    • You will be taken to the application status check section. Enter necessary information to identify your application. This may include the information such as your application ID, reference number, or personal information like your name, email address, or phone number, etc and you can check your ACP application status from there.
  • Application Status Check From The Customer Care: If you encounter any difficulties or do not find the option to check the application status on the provider’s website, then you can contact their customer care or helpline. When you contact the provider, be ready to provide any information about your application such as your name, Contact information, any reference number or application ID you may have received during the application process. 

OX Free Tablet Features & Reviews 

1. OX Tab 10’’

OX Tab 10’’ tablet device has a 10.1 inches display and runs on Android 12 operating system. The device is powered by Octa core 1.5 GHz processor paired with 4 GB RAM. Onboard storage is 32 GB built in and it is expandable to 128 GB with the help of a Micro SD card. TF cards are also supported. The tablet supports 4G/5G LTE network.

2. OX TAB 8″

OX Tab 8’’ tablet device has an 8 inches display and runs on Android 12 operating system. It is powered by a powerful octa core 1.5 GHz processor paired with 4 GB RAM. The storage capacity is 32 GB which can be expandable to 128 GB with the help of a Micro SD card. TF cards are also supported. This tablet supports 4G/5G LTE network.

The features of the OX free tablet that make it an awesome choice for its consumers are given below:

  • Awesome display: Your world comes to life in the awesome display of your OX tablet. With its deep contrast and rich colors, you will not miss a thing when watching movies and playing games. Not only that with its adaptive display technology, photos, videos, books and presentations always look picture perfect whether you are in low-light or sunlight.
  • Powerful Processor: The Octa Core processor is powerful enough to speed up the tablet. Now you can do a lot more with this tablet. With this powerful processor’s awesome performance, you can switch between your favorite apps quickly and easily. You can also play games and watch movies at a super-fast speed with this powerful octa core processor.
  • Premium Contents and apps: Now you can personalize your tablet experience with your favorite apps. The OX tablet essential widgets also provide a collection of awesome apps that are optimized for your tablet’s screen.
  • Catch up on work anywhere: You can use Microsoft Office on your tablet and review and save changes right on your tablet. If you want, you can also work on the same document across devices keeping the formatting intact.

Process to Activate OX free Tablet 

You can activate your OX free tablet in two different ways. These are: Activation using a SIM card and activation using a Google Account. In the following section I discuss both processes.

Activation Using a SIM Card

You can use any SIM card to activate your OX tablet if your tablet supports the SIM and if the tablet is carrier unlocked.

You can easily start the activation process. Turn off the tablet. Insert the SIM on your tablet. Then turn the tablet on. You will notice that your tablet’s activation process starts. But in some cases the process may not start automatically. You have to enter the activation code then , which is given with the SIM card. 

In the following section, I will briefly mention the activation process of your tablet using a SIM card.

  1. Turn on your tablet first. You will see that the welcome screen comes. You have to choose your language and region from there.
  2. To run the activation process, you need an internet connection. If you have a Wifi connection, then connect to it using your password.
  3. When connected, tap “Set Up Manually”.
  4. Then tap “SIM Card”.
  5. Now enter the following information: Your SIM Card Number, PIN, PUK, Carrier name, APN, etc.
  6. If you want you may create a Password for your tablet. 
  7. Now tap “Next”.
  8. You will notice that your tablet is activated within a few minutes.

If you cannot activate the SIM card yourself, then you may seek help from the carrier’s customer care to activate the SIM. 

Activation Using A Google Account

Follow these steps to activate your OX free tablet using a google account:

  1. Power on the tablet: Press and hold the power button for a few seconds to power on the tablet.
  2. Select your language: After turning on the tablet, Select your preferable language and tap ‘Next’.
  3. Set up Wi-Fi connection: Now it is time to set up Wi-Fi connection. If your OX tablet has Wi-Fi capability, then connect it with a Wi-Fi network. For this, choose your network, enter the password and tap connect.
  4. Set up Google account: You must need a google account to get the full functionality of your OX free tablet. If you already have an account, sign in with your credentials. If you do not have a google account, then please create one by tapping on “Create account”.
  5. Accept terms and conditions: You have to accept terms and conditions of Google to proceed further. Read the Terms and Conditions carefully and tap the “Accept’’ option if you agree to proceed.
  6.  Set up Personalization settings: You can personalize your settings as per your requirements. You can customize screen lock settings, such as pattern, PIN, or password. You may also set up location services, and back up options etc.
  7. Update the operating System: Now update your OX free tablet’s operating system software to the latest version. It’s generally recommended to keep your device up to date for security and performance issues.
  8. Welcome screen: After all are set, a welcome screen comes in front of you that indicates the OX free tablet is now fully ready to use.

Others Benefits that You Will Get with OX Free Tablet 

  • You will get:
    • Unlimited talk,
    • Unlimited text and
    • Picture messaging,
    • Wi-Fi calling enabled.
    • 5 GB of high Speed data
  • Other features you will get:
    • Caller ID, Call Waiting, 3 – way calling, and voicemail.
    • 611 Tech Support.
    • Free Shipping.

Write the Restrictions on Getting an OX Tablet and Using it under the ACP Program

There are some restrictions on getting a tablet from the ACP program and there are also some restrictions after getting the tablet from The ACP program. These are:

  1. You must be 18 years old or above. If you are under 18, then you must be an Emancipated Minor.
  2. You must be an American citizen.
  3. You get only one tablet and only one monthly service for your household.
  4. You must use the service at least once every month, or your service will be dismissed.
  5. The device and the service is non transferable. You cannot transfer or share your ACP benefits to any other person, though the person is also eligible for the Affordable Connectivity Program.
  6. You must recertify your benefits every year.
  7. If you are no longer eligible for the ACP program then you must notify this to the authority within a month.

Reasons for The Rejection of Your Application for Free OX Tablet and Their Solution

There are many reasons for the rejection of your application for a free OX tablet. The reasons and their solutions are given here:

  • If you provide incomplete or inaccurate information: If your application misses essential details or contains incorrect information, then it could have been rejected.
  • Solution: Provide complete and correct, authentic information.
  • If the program has limited funding: If the Affordable Connectivity Program has limited funding or limited number of tablets to distribute. 
  • solution: You have to wait till the funding is available again.
  • If your application has legal or regulatory issues: If your application violated any legal or regulatory requirements, such as data privacy laws or intellectual property rights, then it may have been rejected.
  • Solution: Never do or use anything against the rules and regulations of the ACP Program.
  • If your application has inadequate Supportive Documentation: If you cannot provide adequate supportive documents.
  • Solution: Submit all supporting documents
  • Incorrect or invalid contact information: If your contact information is invalid or incorrect.
  • Solution: Double check the contact information. If your contact information is changed, update it as early as possible.
  • Duplicate or multiple applications: If you submit multiple applications from the same household , then your application may be rejected. Because it is prohibited by the FCC.
  • Solution: From a household, submit only one application.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to get a free OX Tablet?

It takes at least two days to approve your application. After approval, you will get the OX tablet in hand within 7 to 10 business days.

Is there any warranty on a free OX tablet?

Yes, you have a one-year manufacturing warranty on a free OX tablet.

What if I am not eligible for the Free OX Tablet ACP program?

Don’t be upset if you are not eligible for the free OX tablet from the Affordable Connectivity Program. There are lots of alternative ways to get a free or reduced price OX tablet or any other similar tablets. Try these options.

How Can I Maximize the Chance to Get a Free OX Tablet?

You may participate in giveaways, contests , etc. to get or win an OX tablet. You can also participate in multiple programs to increase your chances of getting a free OX tablet.

Is OX Free Tablet Really A no-cost Offering?

No. You have to pay a one time payment of $10.99 for the OX tablet.

Are these free OX Tablets long-lasting?

Yes. OX tablets are durable and long lasting.

How Can I Maximize the Chance to Get a Free OX Tablet?

Tips To Maximize Your Chances Of Getting OX Free Tablet.

  1. Apply for the ACP Program as soon as possible, because it is a limited time program.
  2. Gather all the documents to submit with the application.
  3. Fill up the application form accurately and completely.
  4. Regularly check application status.
  5. Keep your contact information updated.
  6. Be persistent and keep trying until you are approved.
  7. If necessary do not hesitate to appeal FCC’s decision.