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Best SIM-Only Deals From Mega Mobile Deals
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Best SIM-Only Deals From Mega Mobile Deals

Looking for a great new contract without needing to pay for a new phone? This is where SIM-only deals come in.   Buying a SIM with generous call, text, and data allowances is a fantastic way to get real value for money each month. Just insert the SIM into your current phone to start taking advantage of your exciting new package. It’s quick and easy.   And Mega Mobile Deals is home to the best SIM-only deals on the UK market. Read on to learn more about our SIM-only plans and how they can help you get more for less.   Get your hands on new 5G-ready SIMs We offer a selection of SIM-only deals from mobile networks you can trust, including Three. And one of the best bargains you’ll find online in the UK is our Three SIM-only deal, which offers three amazing ...
How To Choose The Best Type Of Phone Deal
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How To Choose The Best Type Of Phone Deal

What type of deals call out to you when you’re in the market for a new phone? That’s not such an easy question to answer when there are so many amazing options, is it?   But don’t worry if you’re overwhelmed by the sheer variety of deals out there. In this post, we’ll help you choose the best type of phone deal for your payment preferences and average usage.     The three types of phone deal for UK customers The first and most important decision you have to make when shopping for a new phone is choosing between a pay-as-you-go, pay monthly, or SIM-only deal.   Pay-as-you-go is a classic option, and still popular. This is best if you use your phone for a couple of brief calls or a few texts each week, but don’t care about unlimited data or air time. Ch...
Where Can I Buy A Phone And Pay Monthly Without A SIM Card?
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Where Can I Buy A Phone And Pay Monthly Without A SIM Card?

Looking to buy a phone without switching your SIM card?   It’s easier than you might think. SIM-free deals mean you only receive the phone itself, without being tied into a fixed contract of a specific network. You can enjoy the freedom and flexibility to decide your own set-up once you have that shiny new smartphone in your hand.   Obviously, you’ll be unable to use the handset without inserting a SIM card. This is essential for making calls and sending texts. Fortunately, finding great SIM-only deals is easier than ever today. You’ll be able to customize your phone package by choosing the perfect smartphone and contract based on your personal preferences.   One of the main benefits of choosing to purchase a phone without a SIM card is that you can focus on finding th...
Best Phones That Support Upcoming 5G Network
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Best Phones That Support Upcoming 5G Network

We’ve all heard of 5G, thanks to its widespread coverage across the media. While it’s obvious enough that 5G is a major upgrade to 4G, so many of us still have questions.   What is it? Why should you care? And what are the best phones available that are capable of supporting it?   We’ll answer all three questions below.   What is 5G and why should you care?     The first 5G networks were activated in Britain more than one year ago, and the country’s top four networks (Vodafone, O2, Three, EE) already offer it. However, it’s not available everywhere in the UK — yet.   Phone-users in London, Manchester, Edinburgh, Birmingham, Birkenhead, Cardiff, Liverpool, and more than 70 other cities or towns can all access 5G at the time of writing.   How is 5G b...
Learn To Compare Phones Online Before You Buy One
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Learn To Compare Phones Online Before You Buy One

What’s your process of buying a new phone?   Maybe you walk into a shop on the high street and ask an assistant to help you find the ideal model based on your daily usage. Perhaps you take a more laid-back approach and pick the cheapest phone you can find online. Your process might be a combination of both, or something completely different.   But if you’re not comparing phones online before you buy one, you could be missing out on some amazing mobile deals online in UK.   In this guide, we show you how to compare phones online and explore how this helps you to make the right choice.   Checking phone specs for a deeper insight   One of the first steps you should take when comparing phones online is to look at the phone specs.   ...
UK Consumers’ Internet Usage Reaches All-time High in Lockdown
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UK Consumers’ Internet Usage Reaches All-time High in Lockdown

How much extra time have you spent online during a lockdown?   The Covid-19 crisis has transformed most people’s habits in one way or another, affecting everything from exercise routines and work to socializing.   And with all of us spending so much more time indoors and relying on the internet to connect to the outside world, UK consumers’ internet usage has reached an all-time high.   Research by Ofcom shows that internet users in the United Kingdom spent four hours and two minutes online every single day in April 2020, a record figure. This maximum internet use amounts to 37 minutes more per day than in January 2020.   Crucially, four-fifths of the time adults spent online involves smartphones. They let consumers go shopping, interact with f...
New £15 100GB SIM-Only Plans Available Now from Smarty Network
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New £15 100GB SIM-Only Plans Available Now from Smarty Network

Fantastic news for British shoppers on the hunt for the most competitive UK contract phone deals: the Smarty mobile network is offering amazing 100GB SIM-only plans for just £15 a month.   Smarty, which is a network powered by the hugely-popular brand Three and focused on competitive costs, usually provides customers with just 50GB of data at this price point. They’ve doubled it for a limited time, which is bound to bring more new customers over from competing networks.   As with many SIM-only deals, Smarty’s £15 100GB offer includes unlimited texts and calls. That’s especially important during this period of social distancing.   Personal hotspots and tethering are available, too. Smarty is imposing no restrictions on speed.   This is one of the best UK contract p...
Quick Tips to Protect Your Children from Becoming a Smartphone Addict
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Quick Tips to Protect Your Children from Becoming a Smartphone Addict

Child phone safety is a critical concern for parents. Research shows that 37 percent of children aged 8 to 11 in the UK own a smartphone. Amazingly, so do 5 percent of 5 - 7-year-olds. And that means young children may have access to the internet, including harmful content.   It’s crucial to consider the risks and consequences of a child using a mobile phone carefully being giving them one. They’re an obvious go-to to keep kids entertained, but can be addictive and dangerous.   Try these cell phone rules for kids to protect your little ones.   Simple Tips for Effective Child Phone Safety Reduce screen time and access   The Family Link app by Google is available for free. This allows parents and careers to set daily usage limits and a “bedtime” slot to lock your...
Can I Get The Latest Smartphones Of 2020 With Bad Credit?
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Can I Get The Latest Smartphones Of 2020 With Bad Credit?

Ready to upgrade your phone or switch contracts?   Choosing the right deal for you is a big decision. Most people will do a little bit of research to make sure they invest in the right phone for their personal communication preferences, their favorite apps, and any brand bias they may have.    And this entire process can become even more complicated if you have a bad credit score.  Poor credit is a problem for countless people worldwide. Research shows more than one-quarter of consumers with a credit rating has a score lying somewhere from 300 to 600, which is generally viewed as being ‘bad’ or ‘subprime’.    A low credit score can make securing loans or mortgages much more difficult, unfortunately. And this has the power to hold you back in key area...
How To Check if You’re Eligible for a Phone Contract
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How To Check if You’re Eligible for a Phone Contract

Looking for a new contract phone?   It’s a fantastic time to browse the mobile market: there are smartphones catering to buyers of all tastes, on all budgets. You can get a stunning Samsung Galaxy S10 (as covered in this hugely-popular Unbox Therapy video), Apple iPhone 11 Pro, Huawei P30, and so many others in competitive deals that make your money go further.   But there’s one question you may ask before you buy a contract phone online:    How do I know if I’m eligible for a phone contract?   You may think you’re unable to sign up for a good deal for a number of reasons, including bad credit or being a new resident of the UK (or both). But don’t worry — you can still get a fantastic phone no matter how bad your credit score or where you’re from...