The weekend starts with a tariff for everyone who wants a lot of cell phones for little money. The Pixel 3a is currently available for 11.99 euros per month plus a one-off fee of 88.99 euros in a contract with 4 GB LTE data and Allnet telephony in the Vodafone network. We say why it's worth it and list even more mobile tariff cracks.

Note: With all cell phone contracts we give the monthly costs, under the one-time costs we summarize the additional payment for the device, connection fee and shipping costs.

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Tariff and mobile phone with a low basic fee: Pixel 3a + Google Home Mini + 4 GB LTE and Allnet-Flat in the Vodafone network

It doesn't always have to be a high-end cell phone. The Pixel 3a from Google knocked our socks off in summer 2019 because it brought remarkable performance and photo qualities to the smartphone middle class. The Google phone earned 85% in the GIGA test.

Saturn now offers the device in a recommendable contract: For 11.99 euros a month + once 88.99 euros (Device payment + connection fee) you get that Pixel 3a and a Google Home Mini as part of a mobilcom debitel contract in the Vodafone network, The tariff in turn contains one Telephony flat and 4 GB LTE data with a maximum of 21.6 Mbit / s. Pferdefuß: There is no SMS flat rate, 0.19 euros per short message – but you can usually do without SMS during the time of WhatsApp and comparable messengers.

Calculated: The basic costs for the tariff, based on the minimum contract term of 24 months, are 376.75 euros (24 × 11.99 euros + 88.99 euros). The Pixel 3a currently has an online best price of around 333.99 euros, the Home Mini costs around 29.79 euros. If you subtract the hardware value (altogether 363.78 euros) from the contract costs (376.75 euros), mathematically 12.97 euros remain in effective contract costs over the minimum term – or around 0.54 euros per month, In our view, this is a top contract offer if you are looking for a rock-solid cell phone and a coherent contract that, above all, causes low monthly costs. Our recommendation!

Offer at a glance: Google Pixel 3a + Google Home Mini + m-d Vodafone Green LTE 4 GB For 11.99 euros / month + one-off payment of EUR 88.99

  • Allnet flat in the Vodafone network (no SMS flat), 4 GB LTE, max. 21.6 Mbit / s, 24 months minimum contract term
  • A total of 376.75 euros over 24 months
  • Value of the hardware according to the current best price: EUR 363.78 (mobile phone EUR 333.99 + voice assistant EUR 29.79) → mathematically approx. 0.54 euros / month for the tariff

Other tariffs with calculated profit or low monthly costs can be found below in the article.

Perfect contract for tablet fans: LTE iPad with data tariff

Who one iPad in the LTE version wants a good tariff with as much data as possible. It is in the nature of things. So why not combine the two? This tariff is a killer offer, which MediaMarkt has even reduced once again: for the regular iPad 10.2 inches in the 2019 version with 32 GB and LTE as well as the appropriate ones Apple Pencil in the first generation as well 15 GB LTE data volume in the telecom network per month you pay a basic fee of 19.99 euros per month and a one-off fee of 88.99 euros (additional payment, connection fee and shipping). Powers a total of 568.75 euros over the minimum contract term of 24 months.

The iPad has a current online best price of 443.16 euros, the Apple Pencil comes to 90.97 euros. If you deduct the added hardware value from the costs over 24 months (568.75 euros – 534.13 euros = 34.62 euros), you pay for the pure tariff effectively only about 1.44 euros a month – For 15 GB LTE data in the telecom network! The mobilcom-debitel SIM card has a maximum data rate of 150 Mbit / s, Check mark? None. However, it should be mentioned that it is a pure data SIM, you cannot make calls with it.

Offer at a glance: Data flat rate with 15 GB LTE in the telecom network + iPad 2019 Cellular 32 GB + Apple Pencil 1st Gen. For 19.99 euros / month + one-off payment of EUR 88.99

  • m-d data flat rate in the telecom network, no telephony, 15 GB LTE, max 150 MBit / s
  • a total of 568.75 euros over 24 months
  • Hardware value approx. 534.13 euros (iPad 443.16 euros + Apple Pencil 90.97 euros) → mathematically approx.1.44 euros / month for the tariff

Low SIM-only tariff (without cell phone): 4 GB LTE in the Vodafone network for EUR 7.99 per month

Most SIM-only contracts with LTE and a low basic fee are available in the o2 network. However, o2 is not as well developed everywhere as the D-networks. If you have a cheap alternative with enough Data in the Vodafone network we recommend the otelo Allmobil tariffs. As part of a contract with a minimum contract term of 24 months, there's 4 GB of data for 7.99 euros a month or 6 GB for 11.99 euros, too Flat rates for telephony and SMS are included, there are bonuses for taking the number with you, you do not pay a connection fee. All details in our article.

Mobile phone contract with a smartphone: More affordable contract offers

Here is an overview of all currently recommended tariff offers.

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 with Galaxy Buds + o2 Free M 10 GB LTE For 29.99 euros / month + one-off payment of EUR 88.99

  • After receiving the Samsung phone on Samsung action page register to receive Galaxy Buds
  • Allnet flat directly at o2, SMS flat, 10 GB LTE with max. 225 MBit / s, then with 1 MBit / s, VoLTE, VoWifi, 24 months minimum contract term
  • a total of 808.75 euros over 24 months
  • Hardware value: approx. 835.90 euros (mobile phone 719 euros + buds 117.27 euros) → mathematically about 27.52 euros profit

Huawei P30 Pro + Huawei Watch GT Active + replacement bracelet + m-d Vodafone Green LTE 16 GB For 26.99 euros / month + one-off payment of EUR 88.99

  • Allnet flat in the Vodafone network (no SMS flat), 16 GB LTE, max. 21.6 Mbit / s, 24 months minimum contract term
  • A total of 736.75 euros over 24 months
  • Value of the hardware according to the current best price: 737.28 euros (mobile phone approx. 611.28 euros + smartwatch 126 euros) → mathematically approx. EUR 0.53 profit

Samsung Galaxy S10 + Galaxy Buds + m-d Telekom Green LTE 6 GB For 26.99 euros / month + one-off payment of EUR 88.99

  • After receiving the cell phone Samsung action page register to receive Galaxy Buds
  • Allnet flat via mobilcom-debitel in the telecom network (no SMS flat), 6 GB LTE, max. 21.6 Mbit / s, 24 months minimum contract term
  • A total of 736.75 euros over 24 months
  • Value of the hardware according to the current best price: 715.87 euros (cell phone approx. 598.60 euros + buds 117.27 euros) → mathematically about 0.87 euros / month for the tariff

Google Pixel 3a + Google Home Mini + m-d Vodafone Green LTE 4 GB For 11.99 euros / month + one-off payment of EUR 88.99

  • Allnet flat in the Vodafone network (no SMS flat), 4 GB LTE, max. 21.6 Mbit / s, 24 months minimum contract term
  • A total of 376.75 euros over 24 months
  • Value of the hardware according to the current best price: EUR 363.78 (mobile phone EUR 333.99 + voice assistant EUR 29.79) → mathematically approx. 0.54 euros / month for the tariff

Sony Xperia 5 + m-d Vodafone Green LTE 8 GB For 26.99 euros / month + one-time fee of 68.99 euros

  • Allnet flat in the Vodafone network (no SMS flat), 8 GB LTE, max. 21.6 Mbit / s, 24 months minimum contract term
  • A total of 716.75 euros over 24 months
  • Value of the cell phone according to the best price for the day: 616 euros → mathematically approx.4.20 euros / month for the tariff

Xiaomi Mi 9 (128 GB) + m-d Vodafone Green LTE 4 GB For 17.99 euros / month + one-off 44.98 euros

  • Allnet flat in the Vodafone network (no SMS flat), 4 GB LTE, max. 21.6 Mbit / s, 24 months minimum contract term
  • A total of 476.74 euros over 24 months
  • Value of the cell phone according to the current best price: 375 euros → mathematically 4.24 euros / month for the tariff
  • Note: the mobile phone is also available for a one-time additional payment of 44.01 euros with double memory

For 36.99 euros / month + one-off 129.94 euros

  • Allnet Flat with Vodafone, incl. VoLTE / VoWiFi, 13 GB LTE, max. 500 Mbit / s, 24 months minimum contract term
  • 3 months of Spotify, Deezer and BILDplus free
  • Giga combo capable – 18 instead of 13 GB of data with an existing VF landline connection
  • Important: Reimbursement of a connection fee of 39.99 euros after the start of the contract via the "MeinVodafone" app, note the delivery times of the devices
  • a total of 1017.70 euros over 24 months
  • Value of the cell phone: approx. 739 euros → mathematically approx.11.61 euros / month for the tariff

iPhone XR (64 GB) with m-d Telekom Magenta Mobil S LTE 6 GB For 29.95 euros / month + one-off payment of EUR 88.99

  • Allnet and SMS flat in the telecom network, 6 GB LTE, max. 300 Mbit / s, 24 months minimum contract term
  • A total of 807.79 euros over 24 months
  • Value of the cell phone according to the best price for the day: 599 euros → arithmetical approx.8.70 euros / month for the tariff

iPhone XR (64 GB) with o2 Free M LTE 10 GB For 29.99 euros / month + one-off payment of EUR 88.99

  • Allnet and SMS flat rate directly at o2, 10 GB LTE, max. 225 MBit / s, 24 months minimum contract term
  • A total of 808.75 euros over 24 months
  • Value of the cell phone according to the best price for the day: 599 euros → arithmetical approx.8.74 euros / month for the tariff

Tablet tariffs: Bundle of data SIM and LTE tablets

Data flat rate with 15 GB LTE in the telecom network + iPad 2019 Cellular 32 GB + Apple Pencil 1st Gen. For 19.99 euros / month + one-off payment of EUR 88.99

  • m-d data flat rate in the telecom network, no telephony, 15 GB LTE, max 150 MBit / s
  • a total of 568.75 euros over 24 months
  • Hardware value approx. 534.13 euros (iPad 443.16 euros + Apple Pencil 90.97 euros) → mathematically approx.1.44 euros / month for the tariff

Data flat rate with 15 GB LTE in the telecom network + iPad 2019 Cellular 32 GB + Apple Pencil 1st Gen. For 19.99 euros / month + one-time 138.99 euros

  • m-d data flat rate in the telecom network, no telephony, 15 GB LTE, max 150 MBit / s
  • a total of 618.75 euros over a minimum contract term of 24 months
  • Hardware value approx. 534.13 euros (iPad 443.16 euros + Apple Pencil 90.97 euros) → mathematically approx.3.53 euros / month for the tariff

Other tariffs with other allowances

For 19.99 euros / month + one-off payment of 29.19 euros (connection fee will be reimbursed by SMS, only SMS costs included here)

  • Select AirPods Pro on the side as an encore. Attention: Headphones are currently not available, will be sent as soon as available
  • To reimburse the 39.99 euro connection fee after the start of the contract, send SMS with "AP free" to 8362 (SMS costs: 0.19 euro)
  • m-d Allnet and SMS flat with 10 GB LTE data in the o2 network, max. 225 MBit / s, 24 months minimum contract term
  • a total of EUR 508.95 over a 24-month minimum contract term
  • Value of AirPods Pro approx. € 269.99 → mathematically approx.9.96 euros / month for the tariff

For 19.99 euros / month + one-time fee of 5.14 euros (connection fee will be reimbursed by SMS, only SMS costs included here)

  • To reimburse the 39.99 euro connection fee after the start of the contract, send SMS with "AP free" to 8362 (SMS costs: 0.19 euro)
  • m-d Allnet and SMS flat with 10 GB LTE data in the o2 network, max. 225 MBit / s, 24 months minimum contract term
  • a total of 484.90 over 24 months minimum contract term
  • Value of the console bundle: 263.23 euros → mathematically 9.24 euros / month for the tariff

Important: Observe the invoice we carried out for the tariffs above. With some contracts you do calculated profit, because the value of the cell phone and the allowances exceeds the total costs over two years – the contract is "free" on top of it, at least in terms of calculation. Otherwise we will show you the effective average price for the tariff per monthif you subtract the current value of the cell phone. We determine this value every day based on price comparison sites on the net, but we only use reputable shops in Germany and include the respective shipping price. The Price of the tariff of course you always have to in relation to the services put. Because the best prices for mobile phones change frequently and you rarely get the store price when selling on eBay and Co., this information is purely arithmetical in nature and only meant to give you an assessment of the offer.

Mobile phone tariffs: SIM-only contracts – term or can be canceled monthly