Compare the best January sale phone deals

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To make it even easier for you to find the best deals this January, we’ve put all of our favorite mobile and SIM-only picks, from Britain’s top providers, all on one page for you.

January, as everyone knows, is when mobile providers fall over themselves to shower you with their best deals.

Indeed, whether you’re looking for a gift for a loved one, or you simply want to treat yourself to a new handset, we have everything you need to know about the cheapest January sale SIM-only and contract phone deals on the page below.

Best January sale SIM-only deals

If you want more flexibility than a phone contract can offer, a SIM-only plan will be ideal for you. One of the great things about going SIM-only is you’ll seldom be locked into a contract, even if you go for a one-month or a 12-month plan.

Plus, if you already own a phone you’re happy with, or can afford the money upfront to buy a new one, you’ll pay less in the long-term.

With that in mind, here’s a few of our favourite seasonal SIM-only deals:

Best buy deals
  • BT Mobile sim only
    4G
    • 12GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • £70 BT Reward Card
    • £15.00 per month
    12 month contract From BT Mobile
  • Vodafone sim only
    4G
    • 10GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • £20.00 per month
    12 month contract From Vodafone
  • SMARTY sim only
    4G
    • Exclusive
    • 1GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • Buy 1 month, get 3 FREE - Discount on unused data
    • £6.25 per month
    1 month contract From SMARTY
  • GiffGaff sim only
    4G
    • 3GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • £10.00 per month
    1 month contract From giffgaff
  • VOXI sim only
    4G
    • 15GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • Unlimited social data - Exclusive to under 30's
    • £15.00 per month
    1 month contract From VOXI

Best January sale contract deals

Taking out a phone contract means you can spread the cost of a new handset over time. These days, phone contracts can last anywhere between 12, 18 or even 36 months.

So, although you might end up paying more for a contract in the long-term, it’s a lot friendlier on the wallet than it would be to buy a phone outright.

Below is a list of our favourite mobile contract deals:

Best buy deals
  • Galaxy S9 (64GB Purple)
    Galaxy S9
    • 8GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • £99.00 device cost
    • Swap 12 - Upgrade after 12 months
    • £40.00 per month
    24 month contract From Sky Mobile
  • iPhone 8 64GB Space Grey
    iPhone 8
    • 30GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • £36.00 per month
    24 month contract From Affordable Mobiles
  • iPhone XR 64GB White
    iPhone XR
    • 50GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • £48.00 per month
    24 month contract From Buymobiles.net

Best mobile deal with no upfront cost

When you take out a mobile phone contract, you’ll sometimes have to pay an upfront cost. But, in some cases, you won’t have to pay a thing. And, lucky for you, we’ve listed our favourite deals, with no upfront cost, right here.

Best seasonal iPhone deals

As much as we love an iPhone, it definitely isn’t cheap. Luckily, there are loads of affordable deals on the newest iPhone models, especially during December and January, and a lot of them come with unlimited data each month.

Hit the button below to see our favourites.

Best Samsung Galaxy deals

When it comes to Android phones, you won’t find much better than Samsung’s Galaxy range. With brilliant handsets like the Note 9 and the Samsung Galaxy S7 you’ll want to find the best plans with unlimited data.

Best mobile deals for kids

Everyone remembers their first phone. For me, it was the inimitable Nokia 3310, complete with the original Snake game and, get this, a removable Pokémon phone case.

Of course, you can do a lot more on handsets nowadays. And it’s comforting to know that if your child travels independently to and from school, they’re carrying a reliable phone with them in case of an emergency.

Still, even phones that are a few years old don’t come cheap. And, once you’ve factored in things like data and storage, buying your child a phone is expensive. Luckily, there are plenty of things you can do to save money and get your child a phone they’ll love.

Find a deal by network

None of the above deals take your fancy? No worries.

There are Lots of networks offering cheap handset and phone contract deals throughout December and January.

Click one of the networks below to find out more:

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