iPhone 5: What It'll Cost You
Depending on your data plan, anywhere between £409 and nothing.
The cheapest monthly tariff available on Vodafone is £25, leaving a cost of £249 for the 16GB version of the iPhone, £349 for 32GB, or £409 for 64GB. If you fancy paying £47 a month, you can get an iPhone 16GB without payingupfront, or for £89 (32GB) or £169 (64GB) if you fancy something a bit chunkier.
That's roughly equivalent to the other UK operators, all of whom are offering the phone on 24 month contracts. That's the only real difference, in fact - currently, only Vodafone is offering the iPhone 5 on a 12 month contract.
One interesting case is that of EE, which will be the only operator to offer the iPhone on 4G. EE won't have actually opened its door by the time the iPhone 5 launches, so the only way to get a 4G iPhone seems to be signing up to a contract with Orange or T-Mobile and then upgrading when EE launches.
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