Want to buy a cheap smartphone on Black Friday? It’s a great time to take advantage of Black Friday-specific deals, as well as already-low prices. Here are five of the best smartphone deals we’ve seen from Amazon’s Black Friday sale. Want to shop all the great deals on smartphones and cell phones? Browse all of Amazon’s Black Friday phone deals here, or read on to see our hand-picked guide to the best deals. Want to save even more on your purchases? See the trade-in value of your current phone or other gadgets here. Fair warning about the deals below: Amazon says all their Black Friday deals are subject to change, so you may want to act fast to lock in the best deals.
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1. Samsung Galaxy S6
The Samsung Galaxy S6 is a solid smartphone, and you can get it for $0 down with select plans. It doesn’t get much better than free.
Amazon is also running a promo where buyer get a $200 Amazon.com gift card with a new line of service on a Mobile Share Value Plan with AT&T Next. This bonus will be applied to the ordering customer’s Amazon.com account within three weeks after purchase. If you need a new smartphone for yourself, and some cash to finish up your holiday shopping, this is a great deal to take advantage of.
If this deal doesn’t speak to you, try browsing all of Amazon’s current Black Friday Deals Week sales here.
Price: $0 down
2. Motorola Nexus 6 Unlocked Cellphone
Unlocked smartphones can be a better value than phones purchased on contract. Unlocked phones are an especially smart choice for those who travel frequently, or those who simply want to actually own their device. This 32GB phone is on sale for just $199.99, which is way over $100 off the normal Amazon price. It’s a great price for an unlocked phone with a huge battery, excellent display, and the high-octane specs to run Android 5.0 Lollipop. It’s also compatible with Android Marshmallow 6.0.
Another related Black Friday deal you should know about is this Moto X Pure Edition Unlocked Smartphone sale. Now through Cyber Monday, shoppers will get a $30 instant Amazon account credit when they purchase this top-rated smartphone. Most variants of the phone (except for the Black 16GB version) are included in this promo.
Did you miss these deals? Browse all of Amazon’s Black Friday phone deals here, or shop only unlocked phones by clicking here. You can also shop more great gift ideas from our guide to the best Christmas gifts for men.
3. LG Optimus Exceed 2 (Verizon Prepaid)
Looking for a super-cheap prepaid phone? This cheap prepaid smartphone from LG and Verizon would be a great gift for a teen or kid who is ready for their first phone. It was also be a good gift for grandma or grandpa. If you’re in the market for a cell phone for someone elderly, you should also check out the phones we recommended in our post on the best cell phones for seniors.
Price: $14.99 (88 percent off MSRP)
4. Motorola Moto G (2nd generation) Unlocked
The Motorola Moto G (2nd generation) is a solid choice for anyone who wants an Android phone with all day battery life. We saw this phone on sale from Amazon for $149.99 earlier this week, so a price drop to under $100 is a pretty sweet deal.
Also need to pick up a laptop this Black Friday? Shop Black Friday laptop deals here.
Price: $99.99 (44 percent off MSRP)
5. Nokia Lumia 635 8GB Unlocked GSM 4G LTE Windows 8.1 Quad-Core Phone
More of a Windows phone person? This unlocked Lumia is on sale for over 60 percent off the list price. Looking for even deeper discounts? Shop more unlocked smartphones here.
Price: $59.99 (63 percent off MSRP)
Want to see even more great deals? Visit Amazon’s Black Friday deals page to see all the latest sales. You should also visit our Gifts section to get recommendations for all the people on your holiday shopping list.