Apple iPhone 7 Fact File
Release date: September 16th 2016
Launch price: $649 / £599 / AU$1079 / Rs 60,000
Platform: iOS 10
Storage: 32GB / 128GB / 256GB
Camera: 12MP / 7MP
Screen: Retina 750x1334
Colours: Black, Jet Black, Gold, Red, Rose Gold, Silver
TechRadar rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆
If you don't want to sign up for a lengthy and costly 24 month plan, buying the iPhone 7 unlocked and SIM free can be a cost-effective and convenient alternative.
That's particularly true given the highly competitive and consumer friendly SIM only deals market right now, which allows you to get bags of data and minutes for very little money.
Buying the iPhone 7 unlocked is also an optimum way of giving the phone as a gift as it means you only need to pay the cost of the handset and doesn't commit you to 24 months of additional payments or require you to go through a credit check.
But obviously not all iPhone 7 SIM-free deals are created equal - prices fluctuate from day to day and many sites charge higher or lower fees than others. So shopping around or doing a bit of price comparison is a shrewd way to ensure you pay as little as possible for your new unlocked phone.
Luckily TechRadar is here to help. Our price comparison tools search the web every hour to locate the cheapest and best value unlocked iPhone 7 prices currently available.