How to find the best bill pay phone deal
To find the best offer, you’ll need to consider:
- The features you want: e.g. 5G, Face ID, an ultra-wide camera, wireless charging.
- Its main usage: e.g. taking photos, streaming music, gaming, video messaging.
- Your usage habits: e.g. how much data and storage you need, calls made abroad or at home.
- Your budget: e.g. how much you can afford upfront and per month.
Once you know what you want, you can start exploring different phones and their features.
If you’re open to any make of phone, you may find all the features you want for less than you pay for a premium brand.
Compare iPhone prices
Whether you’re looking for Apple’s new iPhone 12 or an older, cheaper model, here are some options to explore and compare costs:
Check out the full range of iPhone deals here.
iPhone 11 with eir
Get a new iPhone 11 for €99 and pay €59.99 a month with eir.
Compare Samsung Galaxy offers
If you’re a fan of Samsung Galaxy phones or want to try one for the first time, start your search by selecting one of these handsets:
Check out the full range of Samsung deals here.
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE with Tesco Mobile.
Get a new Samsung Galaxy S20 FE for €49.99, and pay €39.35 a month with Tesco Mobile.
Compare Huawei deals
If you’re not as familiar with Huawei phones, it’s worth taking a look at their features and the value for money they can offer:
Should you insure your bill pay phone?
If you’re buying an expensive phone, it’s a good idea to make sure you have financial protection in place.
For example, having the right mobile phone insurance would pay for a replacement handset if your phone gets:
If your phone is stolen, you’re still responsible for the monthly payments until the contract ends. However, if the phone was insured you’d be given a replacement handset.
Check if your phone is covered on an existing insurance policy first, like your home contents insurance, to avoid paying twice. Our guide: Do you need mobile phone insurance? can help.
Get a SIM only deal with the calls, texts and data you need for less.
It only takes a few minutes to find a cheaper deal and start saving.