Verizon Activated 3.1 Million iPhones In Q3 2012 and 651,000 Were The iPhone 5

Posted Oct 21, 2012

Verizon has reported their third quarter results in the past week.  Verizon Wireless sold and activated around 6.8 million smartphones.  Around 3.4 million were on Android and 3.1 million were iPhones, which is up from 2.7 million iPhones in the previous quarter.

Verizon CFO Fran Shammo said that 21% of those devices ran on the 4G LTE network.  Based on that statistic, around 651,000 iPhone 5 devices were sold and activated on Verizon.