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Best mobile phone plans for business in 2021

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If you're looking for the best business mobile phone plans, then you've come to the right place, as in this guide we compare business mobile phone deals that offer you essential features and allowances, as well as the best handsets and from all the best UK networks.

Whether you're after the new Samsung Galaxy S20, iPhone 11 or Google Pixel 4, a free phone, lots of data, the lowest possible monthly cost or all of the above, we'll help you find the perfect deal.  If you're not sure which phone to get to use for work, check out our list of the best business mobiles in the UK.

We've also compiled alternative guides if you're interested in the best business SIM-only deals as well as the best business broadband and best mobile broadband deals

Best business mobile phone deals by network

 The best mobile plans for business from Vodafone

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The cheapest around for data-hungry users 

Unlimited minutes | Unlimited texts| 1GB - unlimited data | 12 or 24 month contract | From £11

For anyone who wants their business SIM plan to have 5G capabilities, Vodafone is looking like it will be the cheapest option. You get both 4G and 5G options depending on where you live and what device you have. Vodafone is also one of the best value options if you need a large amount of data, plus all the benefits of Vodafone's VeryMe are made available to you.

 The best mobile plans for business from O2

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Terrific for globe-trotters

Unlimited minutes | Unlimited texts| from 2GB data | 12-month contract | from £11

The Telefonica-owned company offers one of the most impressive packages in the line-up. It is also the most expensive although you get far more than most. Not only do you have unlimited minutes and texts in the UK and across Europe (well, there is a fair usage limit of 2,000 minutes and 2,000 texts in the EU), you also get 3GB to use in the EU and 120 UK to EU minutes. Great if you travel a lot to mainland Europe.

  The best mobile plans for business from EE

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A huge amount of super-fast mobile data

Unlimited minutes | Unlimited texts| 500Mb - 100GB data | 12-month contract | from £13 a month
EE is the UK's fastest 4G network and therefore the one that will attract a lot of people needing some supercharged speeds. It isn't exactly the cheapest option when it comes to business SIM plans but it does offer frequent discounts, promotions and deals to lower the price tag slightly.

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