All about mobile phones in Ireland

Whether you’re choosing a new mobile network, curious about 5G or thinking about buying a refurbished phone, our guides cover everything you need to know about mobile phones and how to compare SIM-only and bill pay deals.

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Ireland's best SIM-only deals

Find and compare cheap SIM-only deals in Ireland. Whether you’re looking for a budget mobile phone deal or an unlimited, 5G enabled plan, you’ll get the best SIM-only deals here.

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Should you switch to a SIM-only deal?

If you don’t need a new phone, a SIM-only deal could save you money. Here’s all you need to know about SIM-only plans, how to find the best deal and make the switch.

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How does roaming work in Ireland?

If you want to use your mobile while abroad and avoid an expensive phone bill, this guide can help. Here’s how to ‘Roam like at Home’ in the EU and find the right mobile plan for your trip.

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Who offers the best mobile phone coverage in Ireland?

Good phone signal is vital for calls, messaging and the internet; here’s how to find the best network coverage for your area and compare mobile plans in Ireland.

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How to unlock your mobile phone

Unlocking your phone takes minutes and lets you pick the best SIM-only deal on the market. Here’s how to unlock your handset.

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What to do with your old mobile phone

Discover how to sell, donate, recycle or trade-in your old mobile phone in Ireland to save money or give to charity.

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How 5G mobile works in Ireland

The latest Apple and Samsung phones launched as 5G only, signalling ultra-fast speeds and improved reliability for all. But what is 5G and which networks have the best 5G coverage?

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Should you buy a refurbished phone?

Considering a refurbished phone but don’t know where to start? Here’s where to buy, how much you can save, and what to check before you invest.

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What you need to know about mobile call charges

If you don’t stick to your call plan terms, you could easily rack up an expensive phone bill. Here’s what calls are usually included, what you’ll pay extra for, and how to avoid paying more than you need to.