Nextel Chooses Motorola's iDEN

Mendez-Wilson, Deborah
October 2001
Wireless Week;10/8/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 41, p1
Trade Publication
Deals with the decision of Nextel Communications Inc. to enhance its iDEN wireless network developed by Motorola. Reason for the decision of Nextel; Features of the wireless technology of Motorola; Comparison between the wireless services and technology offered by Nextel and its competitors; Contention on the spectrum capacity of Nextel.


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