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Verizon CEO: 'Tens of thousands' of customers buying new 5G phones

Michelle Fox

Verizon is betting that customers will pay up for Samsung's new 5G smartphone. "We are seeing tens of thousands of customers taking it already," says CEO Hans Vestberg. Verizon is betting that customers will pay up for Samsung's new 5G smartphone, even though the price point is high and the technology's infrastructure is still being built up.