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Smart/Contract phones

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Jan. Report 10 Mar 2013 19:20

My phone at the moment is a pay as you go phone.(not a smart phone) I only top up approx £10 to £20 a time, which lasts me about 4 to 5 weeks on average. I'm thinking of getting a smart phone, and have been advised to get a contract phone, as smart phones eat the money up on pay as you go. I'm going to go into a phone shop tomorrow for advice, but wonder what is the average price people on here pay for a contract phone per month? I know there will be different prices but am trying to work out what the cheapest contract price would be.


Bobtanian Report 10 Mar 2013 19:49

at present I have a nokia 6131 on o2 business first,(£11 -ish per month) and I only use about £4 of calls a month.........cheaper on payasyou go but at least I dont run out of credit, but I AM thinking of trying Pay as you go.....with a different phone..........


McB Report 10 Mar 2013 20:14

I bought a nearly new unlocked samsung galaxy ace on ebay for £41 went into vodafone & got a sim only contract for 12 months & get unlimited landline & cross mobile calls unlimited texts & 1gb internet for £20.50 a month


Maureen Report 10 Mar 2013 20:33

Try Tesco Phones site they have various phones on contract from 10.00 a month


Jan. Report 10 Mar 2013 21:03

Thanks Bobtanian, McB and Maureen for your help. I've got some idea now for what to expect. Will look around the phone shops tomorrow.