“Verizon activated a record number of iPhones in the fourth quarter, about half of which were the LTE-enabled iPhone 5,” John Paczkowski reports for AllThingsD.

“Reporting fourth-quarter earnings Tuesday morning, Verizon said that, of the 9.8 million smartphones it sold during the period, 6.2 million were iPhones,” Paczkowski reports. “While discussing the carrier’s latest earnings on a conference call, CFO Fran Shammo mentioned that “almost half” of the iPhones Verizon sold were able to tap into its 4G LTE network, meaning the other half were a mix of iPhone 4 and 4S.”

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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Dan K.” for the heads up.]