Iridium Extreme Satellite Phone
The Iridium 9575 Extreme is one of the most advanced satellite phones to date. The smallest Iridium phone in the range, with its great design, global coverage for reliable communication and GPS-enabled one-touch SOS button this phone is perfect for those who need to keep in contact with the rest of the world wherever they are.
Iridium Extreme Satellite Phone Features
This Iridium Extreme satellite phone allows the user to make and receive calls to and from anywhere on earth. It supports SMS to email messaging and has a phone book which can store up to 100 entries. Its hardwearing and durable design means it can operate in rough conditions and can be used in temperatures as low as 14 ºf (-10 ºc) and up to temperatures of 131ºf (55 ºc). GPS and real time web tracking plus a built in SOS button gives you and your family peace of mind when you are travelling far from home.
The Iridium Extreme has a 200 character illuminated display, integrated speaker phone and features a quick connect function to Iridium voicemail. You can even choose from one of eight ringtones to personalise the phone to your taste. The call history log allows you to see your most recent made, received and missed calls.
The Iridium 9575 Extreme Satellite Phone is designed for use in the toughest conditions. It has military grade 810F durability and is credited with an Ingress Protection rating of I65. The phone is dust proof, shock resistant and jet water resistant and contains a wind resistant microphone. The Iridium Extreme really is a phone for all elements.
How the Iridium Extreme Satellite Phone Works
The Iridium 9575 Extreme Satellite Phone works on Iridium’s satellite constellation. The Iridium network is a large group of 66 satellites in low earth orbit providing voice and data coverage right around planet Earth. Each individual satellite can support up to 1100 concurrent phone calls. These low-earth orbit satellites provide reliable, effective coverage wherever you are in the world.
Iridium is currently developing its next generation satellite network called NEXT. Iridium NEXT will bring significantly enhanced features, performance, data capabilities and novel applications to the global satellite phone users community. Iridium next will be fully backwards compatible with all existing Iridium satellite phones.
Iridium Extreme Satellite Phone Airtime Options
With the Iridium 9575 Extreme Satellite Phone you can chose either a pay monthly subscription or pre-paid airtime vouchers which operate like a pay as you go mobile phone.
Prices for pay monthly subscriptions start from £42.00 Incl VAT per month and a once-off sign-up fee of £60.00 (this package would give you 10 minutes of calls per month). The most expensive pay monthly package available is £48.00 a month with a £60.00 Incl VAT sign-up fee (with this package you receive 20 minutes of voice or data coverage).
Prepaid vouchers can be purchased for purchased for between £40.00 and £550.00 including VAT. Iridium offers global and regional vouchers, with the regional vouchers offering discounted call rates in specific regions. The global Iridium vouchers come in quite a variety, with some minutes only, other validity only – or both minutes and validity – enabling the user to combine vouchers in a way that will give them the amount of minutes they need with a validity period that will cover the duration of their travels.
Iridium Extreme Satellite Phone Quick Specs
Battery life: Up to 4 hours talk time and up to 30 hours standby time
The Iridium 9575 Extreme Satellite phone is the ideal phone for those who want to be able to keep in touch with the office, customers, and friends or loved ones regardless of where their adventure takes them. The airtime choices give you the flexibility you need to be able to use the phone exactly as you want and its resilient design and coverage gives you confidence that this phone won’t let you down, wherever you may be.
Iridium 9575 Extreme Price Comparison
|Iridium Extreme Satellite Phone||AshburySatCom.Co.Uk||950 Excl VAT||23 Mar '17|
|Iridium Extreme Satellite Phone||GlobalTelesat.co.uk||963 Excl VAT||23 Mar '17|
|Iridium Extreme Satellite Phone||SatPhone.co.uk||1001 Excl VAT||23 Mar '17|
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