Cell phone carriers such as T-mobile, Verizon, AT&T, Boost Mobile, Metro by T-mobile and many others will have exclusive Cyber Monday offers such as:
- Prepaid MasterCards or Gift Cards w/ purchase of a cell phone
- Buy One Get One Free Offers (BOGOF)
- $0 Down on select Cell Phones
Store like Amazon, Best Buy, Target, Walmart and others will have huge markdowns on popular brands/models such as Apple, iPhones, Samsung, LG, Google and deals on unlocked and refurbished cell phones for Cyber Monday 2019.
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For now, let’s take a look into last year’s Cyber Monday cell phone sales.
eBay started last year’s Cyber Monday sale on Sunday with new deals being added daily. They had several cell phone deals worth highlighting during their Cyber Monday event.
- Samsung Galaxy Note 9 SM-N960F/DS 128GB (Factory Unlocked) for $649.99
- Apple iPhone X – 64GB – Space Gray or Silver Factory Unlocked – Manufacturer Refurbished for $549.99
- Samsung Galaxy S9+ Plus 128GB SM-G965F/DS Dual Sim (Factory Unlocked) 6GB RAM for $619.99
- Apple iPhone XR 128GB – All Colors! GSM & CDMA UNLOCKED for $774
- Refurbished Unlocked Apple iPhone X 256GB Phone (Unlocked) for $679.99.
Amazon kicked off last year’s Cyber Monday event on Sat, Nov. 24th and the sale ran through Sat, Dec. 1st.
Amazon was one of several online retailers to waive their minimum purchase order for Free Shipping during Cyber Monday.
Their Cyber Monday cell phone deals included the following:
- Samsung Galaxy S8 Unlocked 64GB for $449.99, savings of $150.
- Samsung Galaxy S9 Unlocked Smartphone – 64GB – for $519.99, savings of $20.
- LG Stylo 4 – 32 GB – Unlocked (AT&T/Sprint/T-Mobile/Verizon) – Aurora Black – Prime Exclusive Phone for $179.99, savings of $120.
- Moto X (4th Generation) – with Amazon Alexa hands-free – 32 GB – Unlocked – Super Black – Prime Exclusive for $179.99, savings of $70.
- Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Factory Unlocked Phone with 6.4″ Screen and 128GB for $799.99, savings of $200.
Target started their Cyber Monday sale on Sun, Nov. 25th and, just like Amazon, they had drop their free shipping minimum.
Shoppers could have taken advantage of Target’s infamous 15% off site-wide promotion in-store and online – no promo code was needed. Also, Target was giving free gift cards on select cell phones which included the following.
- Cricket Wireless Wave 4G LTE Prepaid Phone for $49.99 Plus Free Target $30 Gift Card.
- Verizon ZTE Blade Vantage Prepaid Phone for $49.99 Plus Free Target $10 Gift Card.
- Verizon Kyocera Cadence No-Contract Phone for $59.99 Plus $15 Target Gift Card.
- iPhones (Free $250 Target Gift Card) w/ qualified activation on iPhone XS or iPhone XS Max on Verizon, Sprint or AT&T.
- iPhone 8, 8+, or X Activation + Extra 5% Off w/ REDcard (Free $150 Gift Card).
Some of Walmart’s Cyber Monday cell phone deals were so good, that they literally sold out within minutes of going LIVE.
These deals included the Samsung Galaxy S8 64GB Unlocked cell phone for $495.29, savings of $104+. The Apple iPhone 6 32GB w/ Straight Talk was on sale for $99 with a retail price $149. Last but not least, Walmart had the Apple iPhone SE 32GB with Walmart Family Mobile for $79.99, savings of $60.
Other cell phone deals from Walmart’s Cyber Monday event included:
- Straight Talk Apple iPhone 8 Plus for $599.99, savings of $99.01.
- Straight Talk Apple iPhone 8 for $499.99, savings of $99.01.
- Straight Talk Prepaid Apple iPhone 6S Plus 32GB, Space Gray (Limit 2) for $229.99, savings of $170.
- Straight Talk Apple iPhone X Bundle with $45 airtime plan, Gray for $744, savings of $200.
- Galaxy S9+ 64GB Unlocked Smartphone on sale for $639.99 (Retail. $839.99).
- Free $300 Gift Card w/ Samsung Galaxy Note 9, S9, S9+, S8, and S8+ Activation.
During last year’s Cyber Monday sale at Verizon, shoppers could had saved $100 to $300 on popular iPhone and Android cell phones.
In order to have gotten this discount (which applied as a bill credit that was spread out for 24 months) – you’ll first had to switch your wireless service to Verizon or open a new line on an existing account plus trade-in an eligible phone.
The $300 savings or many will call a rebate applies to Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+, the Galaxy Note 9, LG 40 ThinQ, Google’s Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL and on select iPhone models.
Now, if you were a current Verizon customer who just wanted to upgrade to a Samsung S9, S9+, Pixel 3, Note 9, LG V40 or select iPhone models, you could have saved $100. As mention above, this discount come as a credit that was spread out over the next 24 months. However, to had been eligible for this particular promotion, you just needed to trade-in an eligible phone.
If you was looking to purchase or upgrade to a Google Pixel 3 or XL, Google Store had the best deal during last year’s Cyber Monday sale. They were giving shoppers a free Home Hub and a $50 Google Store credit with a purchase of either the Pixel 3 or Pixel 3XL.
Most of Best Buy cell phone deals during Cyber Monday included carrier activation mainly with Sprint and Verizon. They did have a few unlocked phones that were standouts and worth highlighting – the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, S9, and S9 Plus were all discounted by $200.
T-Mobile had very specific requirements for their Cyber Monday cell phone deals. If you would had met their requirements, these highlighted deals below were probably somewhat attractive.
- Get a Free Samsung Galaxy S9, S8, LG G7 ThinQ, or OnePlus 6T with eligible trade-in, new line and payment plan.
- Get $750 off the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, Note 9, S8 Active, or LG V40 ThinQ with eligible trade-in, new line and payment plan.
These were just a few highlights from last year’s Cyber Monday sale. Other retailers included Samsung, Groupon, AT&T, MetroPCS and more.
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Also, check out our cell phone buying guide for helpful tips & general information on how to choose the right cell phone.