How to Get a Discount Cell Phone Online

Oct 01, 2010, 12:01 ET from

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Personal Finance Blog, released an article that looks at a new service that allows consumers to buy cheap cell phones online. recently launched a new service called AmazonWireless that offers customers the ability to purchase and upgrade phones and service plans. Currently customers using AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile are eligible to use the service.

After comparing some prices between the Verizon Online store and AmazonWireless, it becomes clear that you can often get discounts over 50% off of what you would pay if you purchased from the carrier.

An excerpt from the article...

"AmazonWireless makes it easy for customers to upgrade their phone if they already have a plan, add a line to an existing family plan, or if they want to establish new cell phone service, has tried to make it simple to find the right phone, service plan, and options.

Customers can shop for phones by carrier, phone feature, price, color, and brand. The site's shopping cart will guide them through each stage of the purchase process, where they'll find familiar Amazon features like bestseller lists, detailed product descriptions, and customer reviews."

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