SATTRANS Wi-Fi CommStation is an accessory to Thuraya satellite phones that allows to use smartphones, tablets, and laptops for satellite voice calls, text messaging, emergency alerts and data services. The CommStation is designed for use in various types of mobile and fixed installations, including vehicles, trains, vessels, offices, shelters, base camps.
The Wi-Fi CommStation offers functions similar to SatSleeve without the need to purchase another satellite terminal or pay for several subscriber accounts. Just use your existing Thuraya phone and subscription.
Most of your existing Thuraya equipment (phone, antennae, cable, accessories, etc.) can be used with Wi-Fi CommStation.
Save on satellite airtime usage with data optimization features
Properly organize your working space with the phone cradle holder, travel and car chargers
Satellite-backed wireless access point for up to 10 Wi-Fi enabled devices
Services available directly from mobile devices:
- Two-way satellite voice calls
- Sending and receiving text messages (SMS)
- Email, web browsing, weather-data and news fetching (via specialized apps)
- Emergency alerts and SOS calling
PBX capabilities allow in-network voice, data and text messaging for connected devices
Extendable architecture: multiple CommStation units can be networked together to provide for extended Wi-Fi range and greater number of connected devices
Charges satellite phone battery
Provides proper organization of dashboard, instrument panel, other working spaces
Direct use of satellite phone via keypad when needed
Compatible with SATTMail, XGate, Speedmail and other optimized Iridium apps (subscription required)
No drivers needed for Windows or MacOS devices
Limited 2-year worldwide warranty
Compatibility: Thuraya XT
Ports: 1) TNC-female antenna connector, 2) power input (miniUSB), 3) LAN socket (RJ-45)
Operating temperature: -13...176° F (-25...80° C)
Input power: 12V DC, max 2A
Wi-Fi range: up to 60 feet (~20 m), subject to working environment
Cradle dimensions: 7.5 x 2.8 x 2.4 in. (190 x 70 x 61 mm)
Weight (cradle + Wi-Fi module): 0.6 lbs (270 g)
In the box:
Cradle for Thuraya XT satellite phone
Wi-Fi module with cradle holder and external ports
Note for users in Australia: Thuraya docking stations are usually supplied with a South antenna. Neither North nor South antennas will work in Australia. For use in Australia, one must purchase our universal Thuraya Hemi Omni antenna, which is designed to work throughout Thuraya coverage.