Our Country Sites: Argentina|Brazil|Chile|Mexico|Peru

Products and Services

NII Holdings offers a range of handsets that suit all business needs. Our product portfolio includes targeted devices with differentiated applications and services that our customers value.

Our handsets represent the perfect balance between functionality, technology, and design. Nextel handsets offer instant communication via our best-in-class Push-To-Talk services, Nextel Direct Connect® and International Direct ConnectSM, digital two-way radio, wireless Internet service, digital cellular service, text and multimedia messaging, and GPS functionality that consistently keeps us a step ahead of the competition.

Nextel also offers Java (J2ME), Bluetooth and Android enabled devices as well as handsets with cameras, MP3 players, and external memory slot cards that can support a wide range of business applications and multimedia functionality.

Our product portfolio features devices with innovative features that range from touchscreen, to female-centric, to designer-based in partnership with strong global brands as well as durable handset models that consistently function in demanding environments.


Our Nextel customers in Latin America can consolidate business communication needs with only one device.


Nextel Direct Connect®

Communicate instantly and efficiently at the push of a button. Nextel Direct Connect is a digital two-way radio built into every Nextel handset, and it’s the fastest way to reach people you need to contact the most. Nextel Direct Connect allows you to stay connected without limits with employees, customers, suppliers, and other Nextel subscribers with total privacy.

Augment your business productivity, reduce your communication costs and better serve your customers with Nextel Direct Connect.

International Direct ConnectSM

Extend your instant communication beyond the reach of your borders. International Direct ConnectSM enables our customers to instantly and seamlessly use our Direct Connect service with the U.S., Canada, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, El Salvador, Mexico and Peru and when traveling to any of these countries. In the Americas, Nextel provides coverage wherever our Direct Connect service is available.

International Direct ConnectSM simplifies coordination of a multinational workforce, improves the decision making process, and eliminates the need for long distance calling, calling cards, operators, busy signals, “phone tag”, voice mail messages and “on hold” time - just get right through.

Nextel Digital Cellular Telephony

Make and receive local, national and international phone calls from your Nextel handset. Our digital telephony service offers features such as call hold, call waiting, call forwarding, and 3-way calling. Nextel also offers NextelWorldwideSM, a roaming service available to make calls when traveling to countries not in the Nextel network.

Contactos Nextel (Social Address Book, SAB)

Contactos Nextel, also known as SAB (Social Address Book) is centered around the on-device contact list. Customer data is stored in the cloud unlocking the value of customer activity.

Contactos Nextel

  • Connecting customers through a networked address book
    • Extended PTT community
    • Linkage to Social Network Communities
    • Club Nextel
  • Providing full back-up solutions
  • Nextel 3G Mobile Broadband Service (HSPA)

    You no longer need to worry about finding a WiFi hotspot to connect to the Internet. Connect your Nextel 3G device or USB modem to any computer and get high-speed Internet access. Experience the convenience of this service, and connect yourself with your world. Take advantage of these benefits:

    • Maximum convenience: connect wherever you would like. All you need is your Nextel 3G device or USB modem and a computer.
    • Maximum ease: access and configuration are quick and simple
    • High speed: our UMTS network delivers a high-quality, high-speed Internet browsing experience

    Network technologies commercially available: NSPA+ (Mexico) and HSUPA (Peru & Chile).

    Nextel Fixed Broadband Service (only in Peru)

    Nextel Peru offers Fixed Broadband Service, which provides Internet access, fixed telephony and a data link at great transmission speeds using WiMAX technology. Nextel Peru provides WiMAX services in the districts of Pimentel (Chiclayo), Huanchaco (Trujillo) and Ventanilla (Callao).

    Nextel i-alarm

    When an emergency happens, i-alarm offers customers the ability to discretely send critical information, including their location and a text message, to selected contacts with the touch of a button.

    Nextel Live

    Nextel Live is an application that allows end-users to surf information right on the home screen from a variety of sources carefully selected by Nextel from third party RSS and ATOM feed providers. The application allows the user to select any headline and read the full article without any delay since all information has already been downloaded. The user is also able to get even more information by accessing the same article on the web and providing additional exposure to other related information from the content provider.

    Nextel Content Downloads

    Personalize your device and get entertainment at your finger tips when ever and where ever with a carefully selected portfolio of digital items featuring the newest music titles in ringtones and video clips, also top games from major game houses, as well as exciting images for your device screen.


    The power of Direct Connect is now in a BlackBerry. Nextel offers the only communications tool in the market capable of integrating the efficiency of email and the immediacy of Direct Connect in a single device.

    Nextel brings its customers the ability to provide businesses the mobility and security to keep doing business even when outside of the office. All of Nextel’s business experience is now available in a BlackBerry.


    Communicate even when you cannot speak. Nextel offers its customers the convenience of text and multimedia communications through SMS and MMS services.

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