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The world's most sustainable phone

The Phone Co-op is passionate about fairness in our products and services and we are proud to be partners with Fairphone, the first ethical smartphone. We can offer this world leading handset with a variety of mobile deals – all with inclusive unlimited texts and a choice of data and minutes. Don't just change your phone, change the world.

Midcounties Members save 10%

Switch to The Phone Co-op and select a Fairphone 3, the phone that cares for people and planet. As a Midcounties member, you'll get 10% off in all our bundles and you'll collect up to 118 stamps

Terms & Conditions
  1. Members will need to provide a valid 18 digit Midcounties Membership Card number to qualify

  2. Earnings of up to 118 stamps based on a 24 month contract, actual stamp earnings are dependent on which bundle is selected

Fairphone 3 comes with:
  • Fair and recycled materials
  • 12MP rear camera, great in low light. 8MP front camera
  • Easy to use Android 9
  • Two Nano SIM slots
  • 5.65-inch Full HD+18:9 screen
  • 64GB internal storage + expandable with Micro SD card
  • 3,000mAH removable Li-ion battery


Fairphone 3 Product Reviews

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Why choose Fairphone?

  • The Fairphone 3 has all the features you expect from a high-quality handset and is built as ethically as possible
  • The Fairphone 3 is designed for long lasting change - for consumers, the industry and every link in the supply chain
  • The Fairphone’s modular design means you can replace many parts using just the screwdriver that comes with it
  • Fairphone work with initiatives that source conflict-free tin, tungsten, tantalum and Fairtrade gold. Support communities, not conflict
  • Fairphone are moving one step closer to a circular economy by encouraging the reuse and repair of their phones, researching electronics recycling options and reducing electronic waste worldwide. For this reason, Fairphone 3 doesn't include charger, earphones or USB cable.
  • Fairphone is the first smartphone company to integrate Fairtrade gold into their supply chain.
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Fairphone was founded in Amsterdam in 2013 by a group of people who set out to create the world's fairest, most sustainable phone. Fairphone has become the leader in sustainable electronics while making a positive impact across the value chain in mining, design, manufacturing and life cycle.

Fairphone is about fairness, transparency, and a hopeful vision of the future: We have a deep appeal to customers who feel the same.

Fairphone design for longevity, easy repair, and modular upgrades. Their goal is to make your phone’s hardware last as long as possible, and to provide the support to keep its software up to date. The longer you can keep your phone, the smaller its environmental footprint.

Fairphone go straight to the source to make sure they’re creating positive change. One material at a time, they’re working to incorporate fairer, recycled, and responsibly mined materials in our phones – to increase industry and consumer awareness.

Fairphone is innovating ways to improve job satisfaction for workers in the industry. Together with their suppliers, they’re listening to workers and creating better working conditions with employee representation, income and growth opportunities for all.

The Fairphone 3 is designed to allow you to replace the parts that are more prone to failures and accidents, saving you having to buy a new phone - even the screen is easy to swap. Simply replace parts and keep one more phone out of landfill.
Fairphone have set up four traceable supply chains in areas of need to source minerals from conflict-free or Fairtrade mines. Support communities, not conflict.
Fairphone is on a journey to change the electronic industry, and the key superpower is their amazing community of supporters and advocates.
Fairphone help you find a way to recycle any mobile phone (it doesn't have to be a Fairphone).