Verizon has reported their third quarter earnings for 2012 in a press release today. Verizon also revealed the number of smartphones the company has activated. The third quarter of 2012 shows to be a record high of sales for Verizon.
In the numbers Verizon has released, they share that they have activated 3.1 million iPhone units in the third quarter of 2012. Out of this figure of 3.1 million iPhones, 21% of them were Apple's new iPhone 5.
Being that Verizon has such excellent 4G LTE coverage across America, itís surprising that the 21% figure wasnít much larger considering that 4G LTE is a large selling point for the iPhone 5. Verizon mentions in their press release the current progress of their 4G LTE expansion:
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Did you buy the iPhone 5 through Verizon, or did you pick a different carrier?
Sources: Verizon via MacRumors