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iPhone X: Contract vs outright

Does it make more sense to buy an iPhone X outright or go on contract?

Now that all Australian carriers have announced plan pricing for Apple's brand new iPhone X, we can properly compare to work out if it makes more sense to buy an iPhone X outright and throw it on a prepaid or month-to-month SIM-only plan, or opt for a contract on what is Australia's most expensive handset.

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This isn't a simple comparison, however, and not just because everyone's phone plan needs differ. We've outlined several scenarios to offer you the widest range of comparative choices. That way, you can make the best decision for your particular needs:

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