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Verizon is the largest US wireless operator by subscriptions, with 160.5 million at end-1Q18. It also had 24.1 million combined fixed voice, broadband, and TV subscriptions at end-1Q18.


  • Verizon will be the first to launch fixed wireless 5G, later in 2018.
  • Verizon has added a new premium tier unlimited plan to its suite of offerings, and its sub-brand, "Visible," has launched a wireless service aimed at the tech-savvy youth segment.
  • In 2017, Verizon acquired mmWave spectrum from NextLink and Straight Path.

Features and Benefits

  • Compares Verizon to its peers across a variety of financial benchmarks.
  • Learn about Verizon’s mobile and fixed broadband subscription trends, as well as its market share trends.
  • Understand Verizon’s strategic initiatives, including its 5G plans.

Key questions answered

  • What are the key developments in Verizon’s main products and services?
  • What are Verizon’s 5G plans?
  • How does Verizon measure against its peers across a variety of financial benchmarks?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: Verizon Consumer Update, June 2018