Comparing the LTE smartphone service pricing from Verizon, AT&T and Sprint

Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S) officially launched its LTE network on July 15, becoming the third Tier 1 carrier to offer LTE service and beginning its efforts to catch up with larger rivals Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) and AT&T Mobility (NYSE:T) in LTE device selection and coverage. Now that three of the four Tier 1 carriers are offering LTE service, it's worth taking some time to sort through how much each carrier charges for LTE. In a special report, FierceWireless compares, in an apples-to-apples fashion, what individuals and families can expect to pay for LTE smartphones. The comparison takes into account the recent shared data offerings from AT&T and Verizon. The report also looks at LTE coverage among the three carriers. Special report