AT&T releases 3Q earnings
Other numbers were impressive as well, including a record 1.7M postpaid adds and 2M total adds. Churn held steady at at 1.7 overall and the 1.2 postpaid rate was slightly lower than 3Q07. Data revenue grew 50% to $2.7B, we're sure the increased charges for those 2.4M iPhones played a large part in that- and overall revenue was up 15.4% to $12.6B. The important ARPU metric increased 2.6% to $58.99. All in all, the company pulled in $5.6B for the quarter and now sits with 75M subscribers.