Report: Smartphone bills $40 higher by 2017

February 6, 2013 4:37:23 PM PST
Be forewarned, experts say you can expect to pay a lot more for your smartphone data plan in the coming years.

It seems the speed of 4G will cost you.

Technology company Cisco predicts monthly bills will be about $40 higher by 2017. that's because Americans will be using about eight times more data by then.

The report also predicts connection speeds will be three times faster in 2017.