The Apple iPhone X is available in two colours, space grey and silver, and marks the pinnacle of iPhone's 10 year history. It's also the starting place for the company's new buttonless design and although has since been updated with the launch of the iPhone XS, still very much holds it's own. The 2018 design hasn't changed. 

Buying without contract

There are plenty of ways to get the iPhone X without signing up to lengthy contracts. Whether you're buying it as a gift, replacing a broken phone mid contract, expensing it, or merely opting to take advantage of many of the great SIM only deals available. 

Refurbished iPhone X + SIM Free

If you're up for saving some money, why not opt for a refurbished Apple iPhone X from Quick Mobile Fix.

The company will sell the phone from around £604.99 upwards. Every phone sold by the company will have the quality stated as going from good to excellent conditions allowing you to save depending on whether you want something pristine or happy to live with a little "wear and tear". All the phones are fully tested, fully functional, and working. Better still they are unlocked to all networks so you can be sure that they'll work with your carrier.  

The beauty here is that you can couple this with a SIM from our Best SIM Only deals round-up, saving you even more money along the way, or merely use them as a chance to get an early upgrade without breaking out of your current contract. 

Buying it new SIM free

If you like your smartphones to be brand you, you'll have to buy it SIM free on Amazon UK and Amazon USA or other places. Apple is no longer letting customers buy the X direct from them any more. 

Best Apple iPhone X 64GB contract deals

If you prefer spreading the cost of the phone over a couple of years via a network, here are the best deals we've found on the web:


  • The best deal we found on EE for the iPhone X has 60GB of data for £58 a month, with unlimited mins and texts. That has BT Sport access for 24 months, and Apple music for six months. View the deal 


  • There is a good offer for the X running on Three with unlimited data, minutes and texts for £52 a month, £79 upfront. See the deal


  • The leading contract on Vodafone has a 32GB data allowance with UL mins and texts for £53 a month, plus a fee of £19 for the mobile. This comes with a choice of free access to Amazon Prime video, Now TV, Spotify or Sky Sports mobile. View the deal


  • A key offering on O2 has the iPhone X with 50GB of data for £51 a month, plus UL mins & texts. There is a £49 upfront cost, too. See the deal

Search the best iPhone X deal for you

Use the drop-down menus and sliders below to find the perfect contract plan for you.

Price is obviously a key factor and while you can lower the monthly cost of the contract by paying a higher upfront cost, most will prefer to spread the cost over the course of the contract period.

Make sure you get enough data! Smartphone users are increasingly finding it difficult to stick to contracts offering less data as more and more content demands extra bandwidth.


The best iPhone X upgrade deals

Carphone Warehouse has a handy tool on its site which allows you to check if you're eligible for an upgrade. Find out if you can upgrade today.

If you can upgrade today, Carphone Warehouse has specific upgrade-only deals that aren't available to new customers.

The best iPhone X deals anywhere