Recap on queries so far
a) Option 1 =449 + 240 = Â£689, DELL PAYG
Option 2 =399 + 240 = Â£639, O2 PAYg (O2 rep said if you purchase PAYG, they will not sim free/ unlock it but they have no problems with you getting it unlocked yourself. When asked about signing up to a Â£10 30-day rolling data contract, they didn't know what I was talking about!
Option 3 =(35 x 24) = Â£840 )O2 and
NEW OPTION 4 = Â£749 (O2, pay Â£149 for handset + Â£25 x 24mths = Â£600 + 149 = Â£749.
b) Is there any other options available where I can for example pay Â£200 for the phone and pay the rest on a reduced contract.
Yes there is at O2. Â£149 for handset at O2 , with a 24 month contract at Â£25 a month. You get unlimited data (including public Wi-Fi) and texts, and 100 minutes phone, a month Is this deal with O2 or independent?
c) Has anyone seen a good contract deal from the web based independents?