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Compare SIM only deals

If you’re after a SIM only deal then you’ve come to the right place. Find out what call minutes, text and mobile data allowance you could get by comparing quotes quickly and easily today.

Frequently asked questions

What is a SIM only deal?

SIM only is now the most popular kind of mobile deal in the UK, accounting for 29% of the mobile phone market, according to digital researchers GfK.  

A SIM only deal means you don’t get a phone included in your contract. You’ll simply pay monthly for an allowance of minutes, texts and data.  

It’s a great solution if you’re happy with your phone, or want to buy yourself a new one, without signing up to a long mobile phone contract. 

What are the benefits of SIM only deals?

  • Potential savings – as you’re not paying for a phone you might be able to reduce your monthly payments and increase your call, text and mobile data allowance too.  
  • Keep your existing phone or buy a new one – as you’re just paying for the SIM card, you can keep your phone or buy one outright.  
  • Freedom to change tariff – You can get a 1-24 month contract, so you have the flexibility to change your deal if you want to.
  • Easier credit check – the criteria you have to meet isn’t as comprehensive as a contract deal. 

SIM only deals: Is there anything to consider?

  • You’ll need a phone – new phones can be expensive, so you’ll need to factor this in.
  • You could be locked in – you may need to unlock your phone if it’s tied to a network provider that’s different to the one you want to switch to.

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