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All the plans and pricing for the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus

The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, which were unveiled earlier this week at Apple’s launch event, is now available for pre-order with Telstra, Optus, Vodafone and Virgin Mobile revealing their plans and pricing.

The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will go on sale on September 22.

Telstra expects the most popular plans will be the iPhone 8 64GB for $99 a month with 20GB data and the iPhone 8 Plus 64GB for $129 a month with 60GB data.

Telstra also confirmed it will be offering the Apple Watch Series 3 Cellular with no pre-orders and an on-sale date of September 22.

The ability to replicate your iPhone’s number will be enabled by Telstra One Number and be offered as a monthly subscription.

Telstra’s plans will be offered with a Buy or Lease option. Leasing the phone means you needs to give the device back in good condition after two years is slightly cheaper per month.

iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus
iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus

The Buy option is slightly more expensive but you get to keep the iPhone at the end of the two-year contract.

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The most competitive Optus iPhone 8 64GB plans costs $100 a month with 40GB data and the iPhone 8 Plus 64GB on a $120 a month plan with 100GB data.

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Optus will also offer Apple Watch Series 3 with its new Optus Number Share feature to use the same number with the iPhone.

Optus will begin selling the Apple Watch Series 3 on September 22.

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Vodafone allows customers to select a 12, 24 or 36 month interest free period to pay off the device and then add a monthly SIM and data choice.

This means customers are not locked into a contract and, if they decide to leave, they simply pay off the remaining amount on the iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus.

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Virgin Mobile also came forward with its plans which start as low as $69 a month.

About Stephen Fenech

Stephen is the Tech Guide editor and one of Australia's most respected tech journalists. He is a regular on radio and TV talking about the latest tech news, products and trends.

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