In fact Verizon spent 45.5 Billion for approximately 3,500 total licenses obtaining an average of 160MHz of spectrum throughout the entire US
AT&T arrived second by spending $23.4 billion for 1,621 licenses, then AT&T Netted 80MHz at 95 percent of the nation, with the rest split between 60MHz and 100MHz.
T-Mobile, meanwhile, spent $9.3 billion for 142 licenses, covering around 68% of the US population.
Dish Network spent only $2.5 million for the license covering Cheyenne, Wyoming
There were several surprises in the result, as we saw Private equity firm Grain Management which spent $1.3 billion, while Canopy Spectrum spent $172 million, knowing that canopy is a venture between Jennifer Fritzsche (a former Wells Fargo analyst) and Edward Moise Jr. (a longtime spectrum investor)
Find below the full result of the FCC C-band spectrum auction: