The best Apple iPhone 8 and 8 Plus deals - £44/m or £48/m w/18GB

Looking for the best deals on the new iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus? You've come to the right place: £44/m or £48/m w/ 18GB on Vodafone

Apple has unveiled a trio of new iPhones: the Apple iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, and the truly staggering bezel-less iPhone X.

The last one is still some way off release - it'll be out in November - however, the other two are now available to purchase.

So what do they offer? Well, they have 4.7in and 5.5in screens respectively, both get all-new glass-backed design, wireless charging and faster A11 Bionic processor, and both also get refreshed camera setups.

The iPhone X and its Super Retina 5.8in bezel-less screen lands on 3 November, with ordering opening on 27 October.

Stuff has gather together all the best deals for the 8 and 8 Plus below, alongside their SIM-free prices - so bookmark this page and be sure to return.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus (64GB) best deals: £48/m w/ 18GB on Vodafone

Here are the best iPhone 8 Plus deals today. We like the EE offer for its low monthly cost, and Vodafone for its big data and extras.

SIM free

Get the Apple iPhone 8 Plus SIM free here from Apple (UK)

EE

EE's key deal at the moment for the Plus size iPhone 8 has 16GB of data for £47.99 a month, and a £74.99 upfront cost - with the expected Apple Music and BT Sport offering.

  • Free Apple Music for six months
  • Free BT Sport for three months
  • 16GB data (double speed)
  • Unlimited minutes
  • Unlimited texts

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP: £1226.75

Three

Three's leading iPhone 8 Plus deal today has a very decent 12GB data allowance costing a lower £48 a month and £39 upfront.

  • Free Deezer for three months
  • 12GB data (free data usage for Netflix, TVPlayer, Deezer and SoundCloud)
  • Unlimited minutes
  • Unlimited texts

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP: £1191

Vodafone

Need lots of data? Then Voda's best deals sports 18GB that costs £48 a month, plus the upfront now-lower £70.99 fee.  Plus it has a choice of Spotify, Now TV or Sky Sports mobile for two years, not too shabby.

  • Free Spotify, Now TV or Sky Sports mobile
  • ​18GB data (two months unlimited)
  • Unlimited minutes
  • Unlimited texts

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP: £1222.99

O2

Apple's iPhone 8 Plus comes with a very good 15GB of data on O2, costing £49 a month, plus a reduced £85 - in its best offer. 

  • 15GB data 
  • Unlimited minutes
  • Unlimited texts

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP: £1261

Virgin

The key iPhone 8 Plus offering from the cable company has no upfront cost - with 4GB of data, priced at just £52 a month. And if you happen to be a Virgin customer, you'll get free calls to others on the same network.

  • 4GB data 
  • 1500 minutes
  • Unlimited texts

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP: £1248 

Sky

The 8 Plus is around on Sky with 5GB of data for £55 a month, for non-Sky customers. Existing Skyers, pay £45 a month.

  • 5GB data 
  • Unlimited minutes
  • Unlimited texts

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP: £1375 / £1080

Existing Sky customers  - Get it here for £45 a month on Sky in Gold | Silver | Space Grey

Non-Sky customers  - Get it here for £55 a month on Sky in Gold | Silver | Space Grey

* See more Apple iPhone 8 Plus deals here 

Apple iPhone 8 (64GB) best deals: £44/m w/ 18GB on Vodafone

The iPhone is now avaible to buy and no longer on pre-order. Lo and behold, here are the best deals around on all the key networks - including the SIM free price.

SIM free

Get the Apple iPhone 8 SIM free here from Apple (UK)

EE

The Everything Everywhere network's key offering on the iPhone 8 sports a good 10GB of data for the princely sum of £42.99 a month, with £44.99.

  • Free Apple Music for six months
  • Free BT Sport for three months
  • 10GB data (double speed)
  • Unlimited minutes
  • Unlimited texts

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP: £1076.75

Three

This numerical network's best iPhone 8 deal has a huge 12GB offering, costing a cheaper £43 a month and £49.99 upfront.

  • Free Deezer for three months
  • 12GB data (free data usage for Netflix, TVPlayer, Deezer and SoundCloud) 
  • Unlimited minutes
  • Unlimited texts

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP: £1081.99

Vodafone

Big Red's most outstanding deal comes with a large 18GB of data for £44 a month, and a more than half price discounted £59 upfront cost - and with a choice of Spotify, Now TV or Sky Sports mobile for two years.

  • Free Spotify, Now TV or Sky Sports mobile
  • 18GB data (two months unlimited)
  • Unlimited minutes
  • Unlimited texts

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP: £1115

O2

O2's best deal for the Apple's iPhone 8 on pre-order has a decent amount of a data at 15GB, for £44 a month and an upfront cost of £75.

  • 15GB data 
  • Unlimited minutes
  • Unlimited texts

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP: £1131 

Virgin

Virgin's best deal for the iPhone 8 has no upfront cost and with 4GB of data for the price of 1GB, costing just £46 a month - and if you're a Virgin customer, you get free calls to others on the same network.

  • 4GB data 
  • 1500 minutes
  • Unlimited texts

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP: £1104 

Sky

Sky's key deal also has no upfront fee at £51 for non-Sky customers, with 5GB of data. Those already with Sky, pay £41 a month.

  • 5GB data 
  • Unlimited minutes
  • Unlimited texts

TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP: £1224 / £984

Existing Sky customers  - Get it here for £41 a month on Sky in Gold | Silver | Space Grey

Non- Sky customers  - Get it here for £51 a month on Sky in Gold | Silver | Space Grey

* See more Apple iPhone 8 deals here