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Best Three Black Friday deals: Unlimited data SIM-only deals, cheap phone contracts and bargain broadband

Max Figgett
28 Nov 2021
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Three’s Black Friday sale is the best chance to save on a phone, SIM-only contract and 4G or 5G home broadband

Now’s the time to commit to one of Three’s best deals. Whether you’re sticking with an existing handset and signing up to a SIM-only plan, treating yourself to a brand-new phone with a pay-monthly contract or looking for plug-and-play broadband, Three’s website has plenty to offer in the lead-up to Black Friday.

There are plenty of perks with Three. It offers the most 5G zones across the UK, which equals supercharged streaming, pixel-perfect gaming and uber-speedy downloads. Switching network providers, while keeping your number, has never been easier, and its unlimited data plans come with no caps or limits. Tempting, right?

To save you the trouble of sifting through the numerous Black Friday deals, we’ve done the maths to bring you Three's best Black Friday deals.


The best Three deal this Black Friday

Unlimited data for £10/mth for six months PLUS a £50 gift card

Big data user? Sign up to Three's 24-month unlimited SIM-only tariff to get the first six months for half price. That works out at just £10 per month and then £20 a month from the seventh month. That buys you unlimited texts and minutes, 5G internet at no extra cost, a personal hotspot and Go Roam Around the World.

Even better, Three will throw in a generous £50 gift voucher if you're switching to it for the first time. This will either be in the form of an Amazon card or a digital, pre-paid Mastercard.

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The best phone contract Three deals

1. Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G with 100GB of data for £17/mth PLUS £100 gift card


You can get the sibling of the five-star Samsung Galaxy A52 5G with 100GB of data and 128GB of internal storage for just £17 for the first six months of a two-year plan. The monthly cost will increase to £31 from the seventh month, but you'll save a very decent £222 over the 24 months. The Galaxy A52s is an excellent choice if you're after speedy performance, 5G compatibility and crisp photos on a budget. An upfront fee of £19 applies and, if you're switching to Three, you'll get a massive £100 gift card thrown in.

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2. iPhone SE (2020) with 100GB of data for £19/mth PLUS £100 gift card


This Black Friday, you can grab the best-value iPhone, complete with a lightweight design and impressive camera, for just £19 per month for the first six months of a two-year contract. The price will then rise to £38 from the seventh month, but you'll be saving a decent £114 over the course of the 24 months. This offer gets you 64GB of storage and a choice of three colours, with an upfront fee of £19. You'll also be given a generous £100 gift voucher if you're switching to Three.  

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3. Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G with 100GB of data for £20.50/mth


This Black Friday, Three is offering the chance to get the excellent Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G with 100GB of data for just £20.50 for the first six months of a 24-month contract. The monthly cost then rises to £41, but you'll still save a whopping £363 over the course of the plan. This deal is for the 128GB version of the phone with a choice of six colours, as well as the usual complement of unlimited texts and minutes. There's an upfront fee of £29 for the handset.

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4. Samsung Galaxy S21 5G with 100GB of data for £21.50/mth PLUS four free months on YouTube Premium


We gave the Samsung Galaxy S21 5G five stars in our glowing review and now you can get it for less with this attention-grabbing Three deal. As with the Galaxy S20 FE 5G above, you get 100GB of data for the first six months, which then rises to £43 per month. That saves you a gargantuan £465 over the course of the 24-month contract. If that wasn't enough, you can also claim a free four-month subscription to YouTube Premium to watch your favourite channels advert-free. An upfront cost of £29 applies.

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5. Apple iPhone 12 mini with 100GB of data for £22.50/mth PLUS £100 gift card


The release of Apple's iPhone 13 handsets has led to some brilliant savings on the previous generation. As with the above two Black Friday deals, you're getting the iPhone 12 mini with 100GB of data for the first six months, along with unlimited texts and minutes, a personal hotspot and the company's Go Roam Around the World feature. It then rises to £45 a month, saving you £207 over the two-year contract. The offer is for the 64GB model of the phone, there's an upfront cost of £29 and you'll get a £100 gift card if you're switching to Three.

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6. OnePlus 9 Pro 5G with 100GB of data for £24/mth PLUS £100 gift card


The OnePlus 9 Pro 5G offers a smart design, rapid performance, a Hasselblad camera and a smooth, 120Hz display. Throw in 100GB of data, 128GB of storage and a choice of two colours for £24 per month for the first six months of a two-year contract and you've got a brilliant Black Friday deal. The price will rise to £48 per month after that, leading to a huge overall saving of £321. An upfront cost of £29 applies, while you'll be given a £100 gift card if you're a Three first-timer.

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7. iPhone 12 with 100GB of data for £24.50/mth PLUS £100 gift card


It may have been replaced by the iPhone 13, but the iPhone 12 is still an excellent handset for most users, offering fast internals, a lighter design than its predecessor, Dolby Vision video and 5G. This offer is for the 64GB version in a choice of six colours with 100GB of data for £24.50 for the first six months of a two-year plan. From month seven, the price will rise to £49 per month, saving you £147 over the course of the 24 months. As with the other deals here, an upfront fee of £29 applies and you'll get a £100 gift card if you're moving to Three from another network.

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8. Oppo Find X3 Pro 5G with 100GB of data for £27/mth PLUS £100 gift card


We almost ran out of superlatives to describe the five-star Find X3 Pro 5G and praised its silky-smooth 6.78in AMOLED screen, drop-dead gorgeous looks, brilliant quartet of cameras, speedy internals and fast charging. With this peach of a Black Friday deal, you're getting the 256GB version of the handset with 100GB of data for just £27 per month for the first six months of a two-year contract. The monthly cost will then rise to £54, but you're still saving £306 over the 24 months. An upfront fee of £29 and a £100 gift card for new switchers apply.

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9. Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G with 100GB of data for £28/mth PLUS £100 gift card


If you've been waiting for a decent foldable phone to become affordable, now is the time to make the jump. We gave the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G five stars in our glowing review, praising its sturdiness, lightning-fast performance and, most importantly, price. Three is giving you a chance to bag this Best Buy award-winning phone for just £28 per month for the first six months of a two-year contract, with the fee then rising to £56 per month. That's an overall saving of £168. An upfront cost of £49 applies. New to Three? As a welcome bonus, the company will give you a £100 gift card.

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10. Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G with 100GB of data for £32/mth PLUS £100 gift card


The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G is packed to the rafters with high-end features, including a massive 6.8in screen, incredible cameras and plenty of performance grunt. As you'd expect, that means it usually costs a pretty penny, which is why this Three deal is so eye-catching. On top of the black or silver version of the 128GB model, you'll get 100GB of data for just £32 for the first six months of a two-year plan. It'll then rise to £64 from the seventh month, saving you £192 over the 24 months. An upfront cost of £99 for the handset applies, as well does the stunning £100 gift card if you're becoming a Three customer.

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11. Apple iPhone 13 Pro with unlimited data for £35.50/mth PLUS £100 gift card


Phone contract deals don't get much better than this: 50% off the hugely impressive iPhone 13 Pro for the first six months of a two-year plan, reducing your monthly payment to just £35.50. The price will then rise to £71 per month, but you're still saving £213 over the course of the contract. As ever, the price includes unlimited texts and minutes, as well as the Go Roam Around the World international bundles, and the offer is for the 128GB model in a choice of four colours. An upfront cost of £69 applies and you'll get a £100 gift card when you switch. 

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12. Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max with unlimited data for £38/mth PLUS £100 gift card


“Bigger is better” was the conclusion of our iPhone 13 Pro Max review in which we praised the high-end handset's long battery, macro photography, screamingly fast performance and smooth 120Hz display. This deal nabs you the 128GB model in a choice of four colours, along with unlimited data for £38 per month for the first six months of a two-year contract. The price will then increase to £76 per month, which means you're saving a massive £228 over the course of the 24 months. An upfront cost of £89 applies, but you'll get a £100 gift card if you're switching to Three.

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13. Xiaomi 11T Pro with unlimited data for £43/mth PLUS free Nebula portable projector worth £297

It's fair to say that we were bowled over by the Xiaomi 11T Pro, awarding it five stars and a coveted Best Buy award in our original review. In particular, we praised its extraordinary value for money, accurate 120Hz display and rapid charging, calling it “pretty much the complete package”. That makes this Black Friday deal, which includes unlimited data and a free £297 Nebula portable projector, unmissable. The projector has built-in speakers and a maximum 100in screen size so you can project films or TV wherever you are. An upfront cost of £29 applies. 

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14. Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G with 100GB of data for £51/mth PLUS £100 gift card


We awarded the revamped Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G four stars in our original review, singing the praises of its stockier design, blistering speed and astonishing screens. This phone will definitely turn heads – as will this deal, which gets you the 256GB model in a choice of three colours for £51 per month for the first six months of a two-year contract. The price will then rise to £102 per month, but you'll still save £306 over the course of the 24 months. An upfront cost of £99 applies, but you'll get a £100 gift card when you switch to Three. 

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The best SIM-only Three deals

1. 100GB of data for £16/mth

There are no price rises with this deal: you get a massive 100GB of data, unlimited texts and minutes, a personal hotspot and Go Roam Around the World for £16 per month on a two-year plan. That works out at £384, which is £36 cheaper than our unlimited deal of the month above.

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2. 30GB of data for £12/mth (was £14/mth)

If you don't need mountains of data, this could be the deal for you. The Black Friday deal saves £2 per month on the 30GB plan, which tots up to a £48 reduction over the 24 months. Again, you also get unlimited texts and minutes, a personal hotspot and Go Roam Around the World, which lets you use the SIM in 71 countries for an extra £5 per day or in the EU for a £2 daily fee.

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3. 12GB of data for £10/mth (was £12/mth)

If you're a more modest data consumer and only occasionally stream or play games, this Black Friday deal gets you 12GB for just a tenner per month, down from £12. That's a saving of £48 over the 24 months. As ever, you're getting unlimited minutes and texts, as well as a personal hotspot and Go Roam Around the World.

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The best PAYG Three deal

Unlimited data for £20/mth for six months

This Black Friday, you can get unlimited 5G data, minutes and texts, as well as Go Roam Around the World, for just £20 per month for six months if you auto-renew. Simply slot the SIM into your unlocked phone to get browsing.

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The best broadband Three deals

1. 4G Hub with unlimited data for £14/mth

Three is offering a mouth-watering home broadband deal this Black Friday: unlimited 4G data for just £14/mth, if you sign up for a two-year contract (or £17/mth for one year). There's no need to wait for an engineer or for the company to connect you, either – simply plug in the 4G Hub to start browsing.

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2. 5G Hub with Samsung Chromebook 4+ (worth £379) for £30/mth

If you live in a 5G area, it makes sense to get the fastest broadband speeds possible. Three is offering the opportunity to do exactly that for £30 per month, while throwing in a £379 Samsung Chromebook 4+ for free. This astonishing deal gives you everything you need to get browsing, working or streaming in no time and with the minimum of fuss.

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