The best iPhone X deals and contracts in May 2019

The iPhone X, as Apple's 10th anniversary device we had high hopes of what the launch would offer up and we certainly were not disappointed. It was something completely new from the phone manufacturer legend and iPhone X deals were the first to introduce the now notorious notch feature.

With a top-notch screen, premium strong design and an impressive camera, the iPhone X didn't hold back in its design. Pairing visual performance with some impressive internal hardware reinforced its worth. A 2716mAh battery, powerful processor and wireless charging - all features we live for these days.

Now well over a year old and this phone is still one of the best on the market. And even better news, prices have been steadily dropping, meaning more affordable deals can now be found on the likes of EE, O2 and Three. The iPhone X does seem to be prone to sudden price rises though so be wary of this when buying. 

Or if a contract doesn't seem like the right option for you, you could always go for a SIM-free iPhone X and pair it with a SIM only deal, this can often be the cheapest way to get it if you don't mind splurging upfront for it.

No matter how much data you need, what colour you want and what your budget is, you'll find the perfect deal for you in our comparison chart below. If you'd sooner just cut to the chase, we've got handpicked recommended tariffs further down the page. And if you come to the conclusion that the iPhone X is still just too expensive, then be sure to head to our best mobile phone deals page for the greatest deals on alternatives from Samsung, Huawei and the other best phones out there.

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iPhone X deals: compare the best UK contracts

iPhone X deals: our 5 faves in the UK today

iPhone X 64GB | EE | £64 upfront | 50GB data | Unlimited minutes and texts | £43pm
If you're a fan of EE then you can stop your search right here. This is the best EE deal we've seen on the iPhone X right now and no one else is beating it. £43 a month and just over £70 upfront is already a good price for this phone but then you chuck in the 50GB of data and you're all good. Total cost over 24 months is £1,049

View this best value deal at Fonehouse

iPhone X 64GB | Vodafone | FREE upfront | 5GB data | Unlimited minutes and texts | £46pm | £20 cashback
Until incredibly recently you could get an impressive 60GB of data at this price with Vodafone. Now, you can expect around 5GB for this price. Even then, this is still the best offer currently around for an iPhone X on Vodafone. Total cost over 24 months is £1,104

Get this incredible Voda deal from Mobile Phones Direct

iPhone X 64GB | O2 | £172 upfront | 30GB data | Unlimited minutes and texts | £36pm
For some, this deal will beat out all other options thanks to its cheap or should we say cheaper monthly costs. Yes you do have to pay £172 upfront but then your monthly bills are smacked all the way down to just £36. Combine that with the 30GB of data this contract comes with and you're absolutely set each month. Total cost over 24 months is £1036

View this brilliant iPhone X deal at Mobile Phones Direct

iPhone X 64GB | Three | £49 upfront | All-you-can-eat data | Unlimited minutes and texts | £54pm
If you want unlimited data on the iPhone X then Three was always going to be your go-to network. We can't imagine you'd even be considering this if you wanted something cheap - all that streaming, surfing and downloading comes at a cost. It might be high but it is the price you'll have to pay for unshackled data use. Total cost over 24 months is £1,345

View this iPhone X deal at Three

iPhone X 256GB | O2 | £49.99 upfront | 30GB data | Unlimited minutes and texts | £65pm
When it comes to going big on storage, you might as well go all out on your new phone contract. With monthly costs of £65 and an upfront of £49.99, this isn't a cheap phone. But, what it lacks in affordability it makes up for with a major bump to the phones storage and throws in a massive amount of data to top it all of. Total cost over 24 months is £1,609.99

View this big storage iPhone X deal at Carphone Warehouse

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iPhone X review and specs in brief

An iPhone for the ages


Screen size: 5.8-inches | Resolution: 1125 x 2436 | Rear camera: 12MP | Weight: 174g | OS: iOS 11 | RAM: 3GB | Storage: 64GB/256GB | External storage: No | Battery: 2716mAh

Reasons to Buy
Simply stunning screen
iOS 11 is lovely to use
Wireless charging
Reasons to Avoid
To state the obvious - the price!

We think that the iPhone X is the most important iPhone launched since...well the first one! After years of incremental upgrades, Apple has pulled out all the stops for its 10th anniversary smartphone.

Face ID lets you unlock your phone just by looking at it, the stunning 5.8-inch Super Retina HD display does away with the bezel almost entirely, there's wireless charging, and that's before we even get to Animojis! And to be honest, the its iPhone XS successor doesn't even move things on that much.

Read TechRadar's full iPhone X review