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Best Refurbished iPhone 8 deals in January

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Got your eye on an iPhone 8, but don’t want to pay full price? A refurbished device is well worth a look. Read on to find out how to get the best refurbished iPhone 8 deals

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Let’s face it, iPhones have never been cheap - particularly if you go for a brand new, straight off the production line release.

But there are ways to get your hands on a cheaper iPhone, most notably, buying a second-hand device.

Best Refurbished iPhone 8 deals this week

Handset Name Data Amount Monthly Costs
iPhone 8 64GB Space Grey 20GB data £31.00
iPhone 8 64GB Gold 20GB data £31.00
iPhone 8 64GB Space Grey 16GB data £28.00
iPhone 8 64GB Gold 16GB data £28.00
iPhone 8 64GB Space Grey 1GB data £25.00
iPhone 8 64GB Space Grey 1GB data £30.00
  • iPhone 8 64GB Space Grey
    iPhone 8
    • 20GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • Free BT Sport and Apple Music
    • £31.00 per month
    24 month contract From Affordable Mobiles
  • iPhone 8 64GB Gold
    iPhone 8
    • 20GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • Free BT Sport and Apple Music
    • £31.00 per month
    24 month contract From Affordable Mobiles
  • iPhone 8 64GB Space Grey
    iPhone 8
    • 16GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • Free BT Sport and Apple Music
    • £28.00 per month
    24 month contract From Affordable Mobiles
  • iPhone 8 64GB Gold
    iPhone 8
    • 16GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • Free BT Sport and Apple Music
    • £28.00 per month
    24 month contract From Affordable Mobiles
  • iPhone 8 64GB Space Grey
    iPhone 8
    • 1GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • Free BT Sport and Apple Music
    • £25.00 per month
    24 month contract From Affordable Mobiles
  • iPhone 8 64GB Space Grey
    iPhone 8
    • 1GB of 4G data
    • Unlimited minutes
    • Unlimited texts
    • Free BT Sport and Apple Music
    • £30.00 per month
    24 month contract From Affordable Mobiles

What’s the difference between a refurbished iPhone 8 and a brand-new model?

A refurbished phone – also known as a reconditioned phone - is a handset that has been returned to a mobile supplier or network for whatever reason, possibly due to a fault or the owner changing their mind.

If it’s refurbished, the phone will have been restored to its factory settings and given a thorough maintenance check and repair.

In short, although a second hand iPhone 8 might not have quite the same sparkle as a brand-new model, it will have at least been tested and should function as new.

Why choose a second-hand model over a brand-new model?

Here’s a few reasons why a refurbished phone might be the best choice for you:

  • Savings. Because refurbished phones aren't fresh out of the box, they are cheaper than buying a brand-new model. How much you save depends on the age of the phone.
  • Warranty. If you buy from an established retailer or one of the major networks, you’ll likely get warranty. The warranty usually lasts around 12-months, though the time period will vary depending on the manufacturer.
  • Choice. Brilliantly, if you opt for a refurbished device, you'll have lots of choice over devices, networks and allowances.
  • Eco-friendly. Naturally, by opting for a refurbished handset, you're also doing your bit to help the environment too.

Search our deals table of mobile networks and retailers to find a refurbished iPhone 8 deal.

Use the filters to find the right tariff of minutes, texts and data and storage options. You can also vary the balance between your monthly fee and any upfront cost.

Is the refurbished iPhone 8 worth buying?

Similar in design to iPhone 7 and something of a marginal upgrade to iPhone 7S, the iPhone 8 was clearly the best Apple phone you could have when it was released.

Made with shiny glass and ‘aerospace-grade’ aluminium, the iPhone 8 gets you wireless charging, Apple’s powerful chipset, the A11 bionic, and redesigned speakers.

iPhone 8

As with iPhone 7 in terms of build, the 8 boasts Apple’s signature quality. But those after a more up-to-date look may feel its bezel-heavy design looks a little dated.

If you don’t mind settling for an older model, you should be able to find a refurbished iPhone 8 contract at a reasonable price.

The iPhone 8 is available with either 64GB or 256GB of internal storage for your apps, files and pics. You can get the device in gold, silver and space grey colour variants.

More phones like the refurbished iPhone 8

If the iPhone 8 isn't for you, check out similar refurbished handsets below:

Or, if you'd prefer a brand-new version of the iPhone 8, we list some of the biggest networks and best deals in the UK right here on comparemymobile.co.uk.

To find a deal that suits you, hit the button below.

iPhone 8 specs

General
Manufacturer Apple
Operating System iOS
Release Date
Sim Card Type Nano
Sensors
Accelerometer Yes
Proximity Yes
Compass Yes
Barometer Yes
Gyroscope Yes
GPS Yes
Size & Weight
Form Factor
Thickness 7.3 mm
Size 67.3mm x 7.3mm x 138.4mm
Weight 148 g
Battery
Battery Type Lithium Ion
Capacity 1821 mah
Standby hours
Talktime 14 hours
Display
Display Size 4.7 inches
Screen Type IPS LCD
Resolution 750 x 1334 inches
Pixels Per Inch 326 ppi
Touch Screen Type Capacitive
Processing power
CPU 2100 mhz
Processor Cores 6 Cores Cores
Memory 3000 MB
Storage
Internal Storage 64, 128, 256
External Storage No
Camera & Video
Primary Camera 12 MP
Flash Yes
LED Flash
GEO Tagging Yes
Auto Focus Yes
Fixed Focus Yes
Touch Focus
Face Detection Yes
Smile Detection
Image Stabilisation Yes
Video Quality 4K
2nd Camera 7 MP
Data
Generation 4G
Frequency Dual-band
NFC Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi Hotspot Yes
Wi-Fi Direct No
Bluetooth Yes
USB No
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes