America Movil to Offer Nokia Mobile Maps Service
Published on: 17th Feb 2009
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Nokia announced today a partnership with Am rica M vil to bring Nokia Maps Navigation to Am rica M vil consumers in Latin America who purchase Nokia GPS enabled phones.
"América Móvil has a deep understanding of the Latin America region and what consumers want, and what they want is to have access to the best mobile experience in the simplest way," said Marco Quatorze, Value Added Services Director of América Móvil.
This collaboration in Nokia Maps is part of a broader partnership between Nokia and América Móvil in the area of value-added services. The companies also announced today the signing of a MoU related to broader services collaboration - and 3G data services in Latin America.
The Nokia Maps service is made available free of charge in all Nokia GPS-enabled devices. Users wanting the voice-guided navigation service will be able to purchase it from the operator. América Móvil is one of the first mobile service providers in the world to make this capability available to its customers, starting in Mexico in March, and coming soon to other markets where América Móvil operates.