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 SIM||Micro 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 SIM||BlackBerry® 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.|
The Effective monthly cost helps you to compare the total amount you'll pay for different deals, including those with an upfront cost, cashback, or bill credits, helping you find the best value deal.
The Effective monthly cost is NOT the amount that will be taken from your bank account by direct debit every month (this is the 'Monthly cost').
Included in the Effective monthly cost figure is:
Networks may increase Monthly price in line with Retail Price Index (RPI).
|Network||Contract length||UK Minutes||UK Texts||UK Data||Gifts / offer||Monthly cost||Effective monthly cost||Choose your SIM|
|12 months||1000 any network||Unlimited||1GB||£72 auto cashback||£16||£10|
|12 months||250 any network||500||500MB||£20 auto cashback||£8.99||£7.33|
|12 months||300 any network||500||250MB||£15 auto cashback||£9||£7.75|
|12 months||1000 any network||500||250MB||£12 auto cashback||£11.99||£10.99|
|12 months||2000 any network||Unlimited||Unlimited||£68.97 auto cashback||£22.99||£17.25|
* Comparison made on a like-for-like basis. Excludes cashback via redemption and other promotional offers