Amazon Wireless Cyber Monday 2013 deals: Penny phones, waived Sprint activation

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Amazon.com's Amazon Wireless division has a Cyber Monday 2013 sale to end all Cyber Monday sales, at least when it comes to cellular service (and let's use the word "attempt" rather than "has").

Amazon.com's Amazon Wireless landing page can be found here. Amazon Wireless sells phones "on contract," without a contract, and unlocked. Among the deals available on Cyber Monday are the following:

Verizon. The nation's largest cellular provider offers the following deals:

Moto X: New service: $0.01, Eligible upgrade: $0.01
LG G2: New service: $0.01; Eligible upgrade: $39.99 (oh well)
HTC One New service: $0.01; Eligible Upgrade: $29.99
Droid MAXX New service: $39.99; Eligible Upgrade: $99.99
Samsung Galaxy S4 16GB New service: $54.99; Eligible Upgrade: $54.99
Galaxy Note 3 New service: $169.99; Eligible Upgrade: $199.99

ATT Wireless: The nation's second largest cellular provider offers the following deals:

HTC One New service: $0.01; Eligible Upgrade: $29.99
LG G2 New service: $0.01; Eligible Upgrade: $0.01
Moto X New service: $0.01; Eligible Upgrade: $0.01
Samsung Galaxy SIII 16GB New service: $0.01; Eligible Upgrade: $0.01
Samsung Galaxy S4 16GB New service: $54.99; Eligible Upgrade: $54.99
Samsung Galaxy Mega New service: $29.99; Eligible Upgrade: $29.99
Galaxy Note 3 New: $214.99 Upgrade: $214.99

Sprint: The nation's third largest cellular provider offers the following deals:

Free activation
LG G2 New service: $0.01; Eligible Upgrade: $19.99
HTC One New service: $0.01; Eligible Upgrade: $0.01
LG Moto X New service: $0.01; Eligible Upgrade: $0.01
LG Nexus 5 New service: $9.99; Eligible Upgrade: $29.99
Samsung Galaxy S4 16GB New service: $54.99; Eligible Upgrade: $54.99

To be clear, Amazon Wireless is not an authorized T-Mobile dealer, hence the absence of any phones for the nation's fourth largest wireless carrier.