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Cheap iD Mobile Sim cards

Here are the cheapest iD Mobile Sim deals. All deals are for new customers of iD Mobile. Existing customer? Call your provider to see if it'll offer you it (see haggling help).

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Is iD Mobile a good network?

iD Mobile is owned by Currys and is a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) which means it uses Three's mobile network to provide its mobile coverage.

In our most recent customer service poll, iD Mobile scored 6.5/10 based on 130 votes.

Does iD Mobile offer Sim plans for bad credit?

iD Mobile doesn't carry out credit checks when you apply for one of its one-month rolling or PAYG Sims. You can then choose to purchase a monthly bundle (minutes, texts and data) or choose its 'traditional' PAYG tariff which charges you for each minute, text and MB of data you use.

The cheapest iD Mobile Sim

The cheapest iD Mobile Sim costs £5/month and it currently offers unlimited minutes & texts and 1GB/month data. It's a one-month contract so you can cancel anytime. See cheap iD Mobile Sims.

Can I keep my mobile number if I switch to a iD Mobile Sim-only deal?

Yes, you can keep your old mobile phone number. If you're moving from another network, you'll need to text 'PAC' for free to 65075 to request your PAC (porting authorisation code). You will need to provide this to iD Mobile which should move your number over within one working day.

Can I use my iD Mobile Sim abroad?

Yes, you can use your monthly plan allowance in more than 50 European destinations, including: France, Spain, Italy and Germany. If you're travelling to a country not included, you will be charged for each minute, text or MB you use.

Can I get 5G enabled iD Mobile Sims?

Yes, iD Mobile offers 5G on most of its plans, including its one-month bundles and 12-month+ contracts. It doesn't yet offer 5G on its PAYG tariffs. However, be aware you'll need a 5G-compatible phone too.