Satellite Phones

When travelling to or working from a remote place, give yourself the peace of mind that comes with having a satellite phone, allowing both voice calls and SMS messages to keep in touch with those who matter most. A short contrast between the two most popular satellite phones follow.

The Iridium satellite phones and Inmarsat satellite phones can be used out at sea, however the omni-directional antennas of the Iridium satellite phones makes them better suited for the marine environment.

As a general rule of thumb however, the Inmarsat satellite phones are cheaper to use than the Iridium satellite phones. iSatPhone 2 also offers the longest talk time of any satellite phone being 160 hours of standby time and 8 hours of talk time.

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