Talkmobile mobile plans

Talkmobile offers reliable network coverage and affordable mobile plans

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What services do Talkmobile offer

Talkmobile runs off the Vodafone network and so offers 2302_Talkmobile2G, 3G and 4G coverage across the UK. Talkmobile claims that with the Vodafone network they are able to provide network coverage to 99.7% of the UK population.

You can find out which networks cover you by using Talkmobile’s network calculator. Simply enter in your postcode or location on their website to discover which networks cover your local area.

Talkmobile offers 24 month mobile contracts with which you can build your own contract by selecting the phone you would like and then the plan package. They also offer SIM-only mobile plans on a 30 day or 12 month basis as well as pay as you go mobile plans.

How much does it cost?

Talkmobile offers 24 month pay monthly plans, SIM only plans, and pay as you go plans. These range in terms of contract length, price and package inclusion. You can top up your mobile plan online, on your mobile or by buying a top up voucher at a shop.

Data Minutes Texts Duration Cost
Cheapest contract 1GB 500 5000 24 Months £10pm
Most expensive contract 4GB 2000 5000 24 Months £45pm
Cheapest 30 day SIM 100MB 50 5000 30 days £5pm
Most expensive 30 day SIM 15GB 2500 5000 30 days £15pm
Cheapest 12 month SIM 100MB 100 5000 12 months £5pm
Most expensive 12 month SIM 12GB 5000 5000 12 months £12pm
PAYG 2p per MB 10p for 60mins* 4p per text 30 days n/a

*There is a 10p connection charge per call, then the rest of the call is free for 60 minutes. After that it costs 8p per minute.

  • Please note that prices and plan inclusions may vary, please check Talkmobile’s website for up to date prices.

How much data do I need?

The amount of data you require depends on how much internet you will be using on your mobile each month.

It is difficult to determine an exact correlation between data and internet usage but approximately 1GB would allow you to view either around 3000 web pages, 10 000 emails or spend 4 hours streaming videos.

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What extras do Talkmobile plans offer?

Talkmobile allows you to purchase additional sets of data, minutes or text messages that sit outside of your usual allowance. They refer to these as bundles, visit the Talkmobile website for more details.

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Pros and cons


  • Variety. Talkmobile offers a variety of different plans to suit the different needs of its customers.
  • Bolt ons. Talkmobile allows customers to purchase additional data, minutes or texts.
  • Network. Talkmobile claims to provides good coverage to 99.7% of the UK population.


  • Phone choice. There are a limited number of phones available to choose from with Talkmobile’s 24 month contracts.
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