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Compare SIM-only bill pay deals

Looking for a SIM-only mobile phone plan? Switcher.ie can help you find the best deal.

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Switching to a SIM-only deal

With a SIM-only deal, your monthly bills will be lower, as you only pay for your calls, text and data allowance, and not your handset. There are SIM-only plans to suit every type of phone user.

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Roaming charges

Roaming charges can be costly, but from 15 June 2017, new rules mean Irish customers travelling within the EU can ‘Roam like at Home’.

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Best mobile phone coverage in Ireland

Good phone reception is crucial, so which network has the best coverage?

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Just how fast is your mobile network speed?

Our test measures mobile speed, it works over Wi-Fi and cellular networks like 4G and 3G.

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17th July, 2018

Going on a summer holiday? Make sure you research before you roam

New research from Switcher.ie shows lots of Irish consumers are in the dark about roaming fees

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12th July, 2018

Worried about the rise in phone scams? Digiweb has some tips on how to avoid falling victim

The scams generally involve receiving or missing calls from unknown numbers

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3rd May, 2018

What is 5G?

We’re hearing a lot about this new technology, but what exactly is it?

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7th March, 2018

iD Mobile is closing down - here's what you need to know

iD customers need to switch before 16 April to ensure they don't lose service.

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The Switcher.ie Awards - now in its fifth year - is an annual event, designed to reward excellence in the telecoms industry.

The mobiles awards are judged using a mix of in-depth consumer surveys, independent speed tests, and customer ratings.

The aim of the awards is to help consumers make better-informed buying decisions, by giving them independent feedback on things like the value, speed and customer service available from providers.

About Switcher.ie Mobiles

Why compare mobile plans on Switcher.ie?

Switcher.ie is a free, impartial and independent price comparison service for the latest mobile phone deals in Ireland.

With Switcher.ie it’s easy to compare the best mobile phone deals. We compare SIM-only deals from providers including eir, Lycamobile, Tesco Mobile, Three, Virgin Mobile, and Vodafone, so you can find the right plan at just the click of a button.

We compare a range of different features to help you decide on a plan, including the data you can download, the amount of texts you get and how many minutes of call time are included.

Switcher.ie has been helping consumers compare deals and save money since 2011. The service is completely free, without any catches or hidden costs - it’s So Simple, So Switch!

What do I need to look for when I compare mobile deals?

When comparing mobile phone deals, consider what’s most important to you, for example do you need an unlimited data plan, or do you mainly use your phone for calls and texts? Once you have an idea of what you’re looking for, you’ll find it much easier to compare relevant deals.

Should I choose a SIM-only deal?

If you’ve reached the end of your current mobile phone contract, but are still happy with your handset, it would be a good idea to consider a SIM-only deal.

SIM-only plans are cheaper than plans that include a phone, as you don’t need to pay off your handset on top of your monthly costs.

On top of this, the majority of plans are short, 30-day contracts, so you generally won’t need to sign up to a lengthy contract and can avoid nasty early exit fees. Switcher.ie’s SIM-only comparison can help you find the best deal for you.