Among the clatter of contracts phones and the pre-paid mobile phone handsets, the SIM free phones have stood their own for a long, long time in the mobile phone market place in the UK. What exactly attracts the average mobile phone user to the SIM free phones? Well, to begin with the simplicity and the straightforwardness of the offer itself. The SIM free mobile phones represent the most basic and readily recognizable kind of mobile phone deal that you simply cannot ignore in the market place.
After all even those buyers who are opting to buy a contract phone would find out first the SIM free and the unlocked price of the new handset and mentally calculate how much they will be eventually shelling out under the monthly payment plan eventually.
Under the SIM free phone deals, the buyer pays only one time the market retail price of the new phone gadget and this amount is paid upfront while buying the device itself. That is about it! From the moment the payment has been made and you have received the box containing the new handset as well as the accessories and the warranty card, etc, the handset is fully and totally yours for good.
Being complete owner of a thing does bring with it lot of advantages. To begin with, you simply do not need to worry any more about any pending dues. There is no small but irritating enough monthly financial commitments you owe to the network carrier or dealer.
What is more? You can with utmost liberty pick and choose any network service provider of your choice and try each and every network service operator by rotation till the time you have not satisfied yourselves that you have arrived at the right carrier!
Even price wise, the SIM free mobile phones are priced reasonably enough and in the case of practically all the new handsets the SIM free prices fall anywhere from £ 10 to £ 70 within a month or two of their arrival in the mobile phone market place.
The network connection in the case of most handsets is offered for free! Or at the very least at prices that are really rock bottom.
The network service providers also these days do not hesitate to add a free gift or two and other incentives as part of the SIM free phone deal.