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I haven't seen any indication that these phones have first-activation locks. But, unless you have an account you're already planning on keeping with one of the Big 3 motherships, I would avoid doing that. IF (and that's a big if) you tried this, and it locks to that mothership carrier, you won't be able to get it unlocked by any route other than the mothership-- and I've seen reports of phones like that locking to the mothership carrier even if activated on an MVNO of that carrier.
Having said that, if you have access to a main big-3 SIM, I would activate this phone with that instead of with Visible (e.g. I intend to activate the Moto G pure that will come in the mail later today with the main Verizon SIM from my iPhone 8 work phone.) I would do that just in case there is a policy similar to one where phones purchased from BestBuy lock to the first SIM on which the phone is used.