Powered by 100% satellite technology, the SPOT Global Phone allows you to make a call wherever your adventures take you. The SPOT Global Phone allows you to communicate with family, friends, work and emergency services from virtually anywhere in the world. SPOT Global Phone is the ultimate easy-to-use, lightweight handheld satellite phone, boasting superior voice quality and the fastest data speeds in mobile satellite industry today.
9-1-1 emergency response.
10-digit local phone number.
Receive 35-character text messages.
Note: A Service Plan is required and sold separately.
Go beyond the call with voice and data services.
9-1-1 Emergency Response: In the event of a life threatening or other critical emergency, simply dial 9-1-1. The call is routed directly to GEOS International Emergency Response Center. GEOS notifies the appropriate emergency responders to your situation. Responders may include local police, highway patrol, the Coast Guard, your country's embassy or consulate, other emergency response centers, or search and rescue teams.
Voicemail: Don't miss an important connection when you are unavailable, access your voicemail when you're off the grid.
Email: Use the optional data kit (sold separately) to connect your SPOT Global Phone to your computer to check and respond to emails when you're off the grid.
Text Messages: Your SPOT Global Phone can receive 35-character text messages from friends and family back home.
SPOT Global Phone Specs:
Height: 5.3" (13.5 cm).
Width: 2.2" (5.6 cm).
Depth: 1.5" (3.8 cm).
Weight: 7.1 ounces (201 grams).
Operating temperature: -20 to 55C (-4 to 140F).
Storage temperature: -40 to 85C (-40 to 185F).
Type: Lithium-ion 3.7V, 2600 mAH.
Standby time: up to 36 hours.
Talk time: 4 hours.
Backlit color display.
4-line, 12-character LCD.
Volume, signal and battery indicators.
Easy voicemail access.
Standard international dialing ("+" prefix).
User configurable ringtone (8).
99 entry internal address book.
Call history - received, missed and dialed calls.
Usage Control Features:
User-configurable call timers.
"Minute alert" to manage costs.
Keypad lock and security lock code.
Send emails, surf Internet, transfer files easily and quickly.
USB data cable (port speed up to 38,400 bps) (sold separately).
Express Data provides up to 28 kbps throughput (uncompressed speed 9600 bps) (additional fees may apply).
Make sure your SPOT Global Phone has a clear view of the sky. It is not reliable indoors, in a cave or in very dense woods.
For best reception, the phone antenna must be rotated and fully extended toward the sky.
Check the battery strength and signal strength on LCD screen before making a call.