invisibleSHIELD case for iPad“Plans for a CDMA iPhone and an EVDO iPad may be supported by code Apple has tucked into iOS 4, tips from within Apple may have shown,” Electronista reports.

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“Code exists that will detect the devices running on the alternate networks and will auto-activate them without having to connect to iTunes,” Electronista reports. “The code has always existed to help carriers test GSM models, BGR said, but has normally been pulled just before the gold release appears.”

Electronista reports, “Sources also corroborated reports of the CDMA iPhone’s N92 codename and clarified that it’s referred to internally as N92AP… The EVDO iPad hasn’t been given a name. Unofficially, the CDMA version is believed to be shipping in January, but whether the iPad will join it at the same time isn’t certain.”

Read more in the full article here.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “jax44” for the heads up.]