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Compare the Pay As You Go market

The pay as you go market is very dynamic, but we always try to be ahead of the game. These are the per minute calls, texts and mobile Internet tariffs from four of our competitors.

NetworksCallsTextMobile Internet
giffgaffFree to giffgaff
10p to other networks
Free to giffgaff
6p to other networks
20p a day*
O225p**12p£1 per day
(Fair use of 50MB/day)
Vodafone25p14p£1 per day
(Fair use of 25MB/day)
EE35p14p£1 a day
(Fair use of 500MB/month)

*Mobile internet is charged at no more than 20p a day (up to 20MB). If you go over 20MB, you'll be charged extra at 20p/MB.

**O2 charge 5p after the first 3 minutes per day if you are calling another O2 number or a landline.

International rates

France5p19p10p 5p
Bulgaria 5p8p25p5p

SIM Free phones

Phone ModelgiffgaffTescoCarphoneWPhones4U
Sony Xperia Z1£399£425£449.95£449.95
Sony Xperia M£139£148-£139.95
Samsung Galaxy S4£424£499£469.95£499.95
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini£274£306£339.95£379.95
Samsung Galaxy Note 3£495£499£579.95£579.95
Nokia Lumia 1020£485-£549.95£539.95

Prices quoted were checked on individual network websites MARCH 2014. They are for standard rate charges for calls, texts and data from a mobile to other UK and international mobile networks as well as SIM Free handset prices. Prices quoted are based on specific tariffs and do not include online or exclusive promotions. For more information on other charges for calls to special, fixed line or international numbers, please refer to individual networks for their complete price lists.

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