Apple’s iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are available to buy following their September 2017 unveiling, but should you buy them direct from Apple or can you get a better deal elsewhere? We’ve scoured the web to find all of the best iPhone 8 deals and contracts, to help you decide where to buy.

How much does the iPhone 8 cost?

The iPhone 8 is available in two capacities: 64GB and 256GB.

  • 64GB SIM-free costs £699.
  • 256GB SIM-free costs £849.

How much does the iPhone 8 Plus cost?

The iPhone 8 Plus is also available in the same two capacities:

  • 64GB SIM-free costs £799
  • 256GB SIM-free costs £949

Where to buy the iPhone 8 SIM-free

The most obvious place to buy the iPhone 8 SIM-free is from Apple itself. You can find the iPhone 8 available to buy now from Apple.

For the same price as Apple, you can also buy the iPhone 8 in all capacities from the following:

All of these retailers should stock the three main colours - black, silver, and space grey - along with the special edition (PRODUCT)RED version of the phone, which is available in the same prices and capacities, but some of the proceeds go towards the fight against AIDS.

If you're buying the iPhone 8 SIM-free, it's well worth checking out our round-up of the best SIM-only deals over on our sister site Tech Advisor.

Where to buy the iPhone 8 on contract

While it can be cheaper in the long run to buy the iPhone 8 SIM-free, that's a lot of cash to splash in one go so many will prefer signing up for a contract. We've got the best contract deals to share with you right here, including our pick of the top three.

Top iPhone 8 contracts

iPhone 8 contracts price comparison

You can use the sliders and menus in our price comparison tool below (click here if you can't see it) to tailor the results to your needs.

Choose how many minutes you need, how much data you're after, and how much you're willing to pay upfront.

You can also choose between the 64GB and 256GB model. If you already know which you'd like, you can click "Show more Apple iPhone 8 [capacity] offers" to see a much longer list of deals.

Where to buy the iPhone 8 Plus SIM-free

As with the iPhone 8, the iPhone 8 Plus is available SIM-free from Apple (click here) or from the following resellers:

If you're buying the iPhone 8 Plus SIM-free, it's well worth checking out our round-up of the best SIM-only deals over on our sister site Tech Advisor.

Where to buy the iPhone 8 Plus on contract

We've got three of our favourite iPhone 8 Plus contract deals to share with you, followed by our comparison tool for the iPhone 8 Plus to help you find the contract that perfectly suits your needs and your budget.

Top iPhone 8 Plus contracts

Use the sliders and menus in our contract comparison widget below (click here if you can't see it) to tailor the results to your needs. You can also choose between the 64GB and 256GB model, and click "Show more Apple iPhone 8 Plus [capacity] offers" to see a much longer list of deals for the model you'd prefer.

Don't forget to buy a case for your iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus, too. You can find our pick of the best cases here.