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Why pay as you go SIM only?

  • Perfect if you don't use your phone that often, or only want one for emergencies
  • No contract - you can leave whenever you like
  • Get all the minutes, texts and data you need
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What SIM size do I need?

There are four different SIM types. You'll need to get the correct SIM for your phone, or it won't fit in the phone's SIM card slot.

Standard SIMMicro SIM
Another very common SIM size that's used in lots of older smartphones and most feature phones like the Samsung Galaxy Ace, Nokia Asha phones and older BlackBerry phones. This is the second smallest SIM, and is the most common one used in smartphones. iPhone 4 and 4S, Sony Xperia™ Z1, Samsung Galaxy S5 and S4 all use this size.
Nano SIMBlackBerry® SIM
A nano SIM is the smallest SIM card and is used in phones like iPhone 5s, 5c and 5, HTC One (M8) and the Nokia Lumia 1520. This is the same as a standard SIM but gives older BlackBerry® devices access to BlackBerry services. This is not needed for new BlackBerry phones running BlackBerry 10 OS such as the BlackBerry® Q10.

Choose a SIM only plan

  • Pay As You Go SIMs
  • 4G
  • International SIMs
 Network / TariffYour top-up gets youGifts / offerSIM costChoose your SIM Choose your SIM
  O2 O2 Pay & Go £10 Big Bundle 100 minutes, 1000 free texts + 500MB data. Valid for 30 days.
  • O2 Tracks: The Official Top 40 now playing everywhere. O2 Tracks puts the latest hits on your phone. No streaming. Whatever your network. Text TRACKS to 61202.
  • O2 Priority Moments: exclusive offers and experiences nationwide.
  • O2 Wi-Fi: Get O2 Wifi free. Thousands of UK locations. Fast, free internet without eating into your data allowance.
FREE when bought with £10 top-up
  O2 O2 Pay & Go £20 Big Bundle 400 minutes, 4000 free texts + 2GB data. Valid for 30 days.   FREE when bought with £20 top-up
  Orange Orange Pay As You Go 400 free texts + 1GB data. Valid for 30 days. Orange Wednesdays 2 for 1 cinema tickets and Pizza Express FREE when bought with £10 top-up
  T-Mobile T-Mobile Pay As You Go 1GB data, 400 texts and 100 mins with a £10 Smart Pack. Valid for 30 days.
  • Call me back: Free call me back texts if you run out of credit.
  • Low balance alerts: Get free notification texts when your balance is running low.
FREE when bought with £10 top-up
  Vodafone Vodafone Pay As You Go Free data1 unlimited texts and 150 minutes for 30 days. Valid for 30 days. Vodafone Freebee Rewards: Collect Points every time you top up and you can grab all sorts of fantastic instant rewards, or grow points to save for something bigger. FREE when bought with £10 top-up
  Virgin Media Virgin Pay As You Go 1GB data + 3000 free texts. Valid for 30 days.
  • Big Talk: Unlimited landline calls and 120 cross-network mobile calls when you choose Big Talk.
  • Big Data and Texts: 1GB internet and 3000 texts when you choose Big Data and Texts.
FREE when bought with £10 top-up
  Talkmobile Talkmobile Pay As You Go     £10 when bought with £10 top-up
Available in-store
  Talkmobile Lebara Pre-pay UK PLUS tariff 1000 any UK minutes, 3000 texts, 3000 Lebara to Lebara calls and texts and 2GB data2 plus discounted international rates. To opt into UK Plus 1002 text UK1002 to 38885. Valid for 30 days.   FREE when bought with £15 top-up
Available in-store
  Talkmobile Lebara Pre-pay UK PLUS tariff 2000 mins, unlimited texts, unlimited Lebara to Lebara calls and 5GB of data.2 plus discounted international rates. To opt into UK Plus 1002 text UK2005 to 38885 . Valid for 30 days.   FREE when bought with £20 top-up
  • Pay As You Go SIMs
  • 4G
  • International SIMs
 Network / TariffYour top-up gets youGifts / offerSIM costChoose your SIM Choose your SIM
  O2 O2 4G Pay as you go Big Bundle 400 minutes, 4000 free texts + 2GB data. Valid for 30 days. 2 for 1 cinema tickets and Pizza Express with EE Wednesdays, EE Film offers & free Wi-Fi on the underground. FREE when bought with £20 top-up
  EE EE 4G Pay as you go 1GB 4G data. Valid for 30 days.   FREE when bought with £10 top-up
  • Pay As You Go SIMs
  • 4G
  • International SIMs
 Network / TariffYour top-up gets youGifts / offerSIM costChoose your SIM Choose your SIM
  Talkmobile Lebara Pre-pay International calls from 1p per minute to mobiles and landlines plus 150 minutes to selected destinations included. Valid for 30 days.
  • Great value mobile data bundles, valid 30 days
  • 3000 Lebara to Lebara UK calls and texts when you top up £5 or more, valid 30 days.
FREE when bought with £10 top-up
  O2 O2 international pre-pay SIM Unlimited texts to anyone on O2 and 50MB of data International calls from 1p per minute. Valid for 30 days.
  • O2 Rewards: Up to 10% of your top-ups back every 3 months.
  • O2 Priority Moments: Exclusive offers and experiences nationwide.
  • O2 International: Top up £10 - £14 for 50MB data per month or £15+ for 100MB data.
FREE when bought with £10 top-up
  Orange Orange International SIM 60 free international calling minutes Stay connected with friends and family in more than 50 countries with free minutes on Camel. Valid for 30 days. Orange Wednesdays 2 for 1 cinema tickets and Pizza Express FREE when bought with £10 top-up
  Lycamobile Lycamobile Pay As You Go Unlimited UK Calls to other Lycamobile customers. Valid for 30 days.
  • Unlimited UK Calls to other Lycamobile customers
  • Call the world for as little as 1p/min anytime
  • Low cost UK rates: 5p/min landlines and 10p/min mobiles.
£50 when bought with £10 top-up
  Toggle Mobile Toggle mobile SIM only  
  • Save up to 90% on roaming charges while abroad
  • National & International calls from 3p/min
  • Free Incoming Calls in 22 countries whilst you're abroad
£50 when bought with £10 top-up

2. Customers will get £5 off a £10 top-up for the first top-up only. Unlimited 02 UK text allowance only applies to use in the UK to 02 mobiles only. Calls/texts to all other numbers will be chargeable. Data allowance only applies to use in the UK. Exclusions apply. International rates are for calls made from the UK. Excessive usage policy and terms apply, see www.o2.co.uk/internationalsim for details and latest call rates. Due to the fast moving nature of this market, all offers, prices and availability are subject to change. All information is accurate at the time of going to print.

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