Frequently asked Questions

  • Can I keep my current mobile number?
    Of course! Once you've received your new phone, just log in to My Account or call us on 0870 087 8751 or 2883 from your TalkTalk Mobile and we can arrange this for you. If you already have a TalkTalk SIM service and you'd like to move this number to your new mobile phone, you'll be able to do this when you place your order.
  • Do I need to be a TalkTalk customer?

    Our range of leading mobile phones and great value plans are reserved for TalkTalk customers. See our latest offers.

    Not a TalkTalk customer? Sign up online today.

  • How will I know how much data I've used?
    Keep control of your costs. View your data usage online via My Account
  • I have a TalkTalk SIM?
    If you already have a TalkTalk SIM service and you'd like to keep that number and transfer it to your TalkTalk mobile phone, you'll be able to do this when you place your order.
  • What calls are included in my plan?

    Most UK mobile and UK landline numbers are included in your monthly allowance, however there are some numbers that are chargeable. You'll find a list of these numbers clearly explained here.

    Don't forget calls to Customer Services, voicemail, your TalkTalk landline and any other TalkTalk SIM registered to your account don't use up minutes included with your allowance.

  • What can I do with the tablet devices?
    You can browse the internet download films, books and music. You can also get over 600k apps from Google Play. To access all this you will need to be connected via Wi Fi either through your broadband at home or via a Wi Fi hotspot when out and about.
  • What does double data online mean?

    If you want use your new phone to connect to the internet, make sure you order TalkTalk Mobile online. We'll automatically double your data allowance for the full length of your contract so you can surf the web longer, send more emails and download more photos and music.

    Simply by ordering your 24 month plan online you can increase your monthly data allowance:

    • on Small from 300MB to 600MB
    • on Medium from 500MB to 1GB
    • on Large from 2GB to 4GB

  • Will I get my smartphone and tablet delivered together?
    Your smartphone and tablet will be delivered as one package. We're committed to delivering your Smartphone and tablet bundle as fast as possible. If your chosen Smartphone and tablet bundle is in stock we'll aim to deliver it to you the next day.

    Once you've ordered your new Smartphone and tablet bundle you'll receive an order confirmation email which contains your order delivery details and a link to our partner courier website DPD, who will be delivering your new Smartphone and tablet bundle on our behalf.
  • Will there be an additional charge for the tablet?
    There are no additional charges for the tablet with this exclusive tablet bundle offer.

The small print

TalkTalk Mobile

Only available to TalkTalk residential customers. Pay monthly and SIM only plans are subject to a minimum period, credit check and airtime conditions. Payment is by monthly Direct Debit only. Handsets and SIM cards are subject to availability. For a full list of terms and conditions visit For detailed pricing information visit Prices may vary in accordance with our terms and conditions.

Calls will be charged per second, although a one-minute minimum charge per call will apply. Monthly call allowances do not carry forward from one month to the next. UK landline calls include: 01, 02, & 03 numbers only. Excludes Channel Islands, any non-geographic, premium rate, Directory Enquiry, free phone numbers starting 08 (except 0800 benefit claim numbers) & other non-standard numbers. 0845 & 0870 charged at 35p/min. Calls to UK mobiles applies to 07 & numbers allocated to UK mobile network operators. Excludes Channel Islands, non-standard 07 & any numbers TalkTalk believe are being used for call forwarding services, onward calling services, or pay a revenue share (e.g. 070, 0906, 0907, 0908, 0909, 098). TalkTalk SIM only cards are not compatible for use in Apple's iPads. Calls from UK to international destinations are subject to a 90 minute maximum duration per call.

* For a summary of General Conditions 23 "Sales and Marketing of Mobile Telephony Services",click here.

** 99% network coverage provided by our partner Vodafone.

Double Data

Double data only applies to customers signing up online to a monthly SIM plan, 24 month tablet bundle or smartphone.

Family Calls

Calls are subject to eligibility. Family members must each have a TalkTalk mobile package charged monthly and linked to the main residential fixed line account. The TalkTalk landline must be the registered phone number of the account holder. Each additional mobile service will be charged in full on the monthly bill. Households limited to no more than two handsets (incl. SIMs) and 3 individual SIMs.

Online Promotion

Handset half price promotions:

50% off line rental for the first 12 months, standard price applicable thereafter. Subject to a 24 month contract. Offer available until 12 May 2015 on selected handsets including Microsoft Lumia 435, Samsung GALAXY S3 Mini, Sony Xperia E4, Samsung GALAXY S4 Mini, HTC Desire 620 and Samsung GALAXY S4. Customers who change tariff within 24 months will forfeit the discount. Phones are subject to availability..

Britain's lowest prices

Britain's lowest prices: Comparison based on selected handsets with current 50% offer over a like for like contract period with O2, EE, Tesco, Vodafone, Virgin Media and 3. Selected handsets are: Samsung Galaxy Young 2, Nokia Lumia 630, HTC Desire 610, LG G3 S, Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini, HTC One Mini 2, LG G3 and Sony Xperia Z3 Compact. Offer available until 31 March 2015. Prices correct on 16 February 2015

Half Price SIM Extra Data Promotion from 26 March to 26 April

50% off line rental for 12 months on Small, Medium & Large Extra Data SIM 12 month contract, standard price applicable thereafter. Customers who change tariff within the first 12 months will forfeit the discount.

Britain’ best value SIM data plan

Customers can’t get more data for their money anywhere else in the UK market when they buy online a small, medium or large 12 month SIM Extra Data plan whilst on 50% off line rental promotion. It is based on cost comparison over a like for like contract period compared to O2, EE, Tesco Mobile, Virgin Media, Vodafone and 3. Prices correct as of 1 April 2015.