Qualcomm Globalstar Handheld Satellite Phone
Note:Globalstar phones require line-of-sight vision to the sky.
If you do not think you will need this phone long term, you can rent this phone for $100! Click herefor a quote.
It's satellite, cellular, and access to the Internet:
Whether you are at remote job sites, off-road, or offshore, the Globalstar handheld phone connects you to the people and information that you need most.
All in one state-of -the-art, 12 ounce digital satellite phone. Smaller than most cordless phones, the Globalstar Handheld Phone gives you crystal-clear digital satellite voice connections, connects to cellular systems where available, and provides real-world Internet and E-mail Access with the optional Globalstar Data Kit. A full range of optional accessories including Vehicle Kits, as well as many innovative Globalstar approved third-party products help customize a solution to keep you in contact and in control.
Some current coverage areas include:
the Continental US & Canada, including national parks, mountain ranges, and remote destinations.Latin America/South America.Caribbean.EuropeMost of AsiaAustralia.Middle East
Crystal-Clear Voice Quality:Superior CDMA digital satellite quality
Unparalleled Reliability: Path Diversity means each Globalstar call connects with at least 2 and up to 4 satellites per call for maximum quality and reliability
Real World Data Speeds: 9600 KBps CDMA Packet Data
Automatic System Select: Just pop up the satellite antenna, and your Globalstar phone will automatically seek out the Globalstar network
Convenient dialing: The only satellite phone with standard US dialing. Also supports all standard dial tone, dial procedure, and call progress touch-tones
Intuitive Display: Four-line, 48-character display shows battery level, voicemail status, short messages received and satellite signal quality
Long Life Battery: 3.5 hours Talk Time, 9 hours standby time in Globalstar Mode
Built for extremes: Antenna and Junction box operational from -4 degrees to 131degrees Fahrenheit
Polymer Lithium-Ion Battery
Globalstar CDMA digital satellite mode: 3.5 hour talk time, 18 hour standbyCDMA Digital Cellular mode: 4.5 hour talk time, 72 hour standbyAMPS analog cellular mode: 2.5 hour talk time, 14 hour standby
Radio Frequency Power Output
Globalstar CDMA digital satellite mode: 400 mW maximum (+26 dBm)CDMA Digital Cellular mode: 200 mW maximumAMPS analog cellular mode: 600 mW maximum
Globalstar Reverse Link: 1610.73 to 1625.49 MHzGlobalstar Forward Link: 2484.39 to 249.15 MHzCellular Reverse Link: 824.01 to 848.97 MHzCellular Forward Link: 869.01 to 893.97 MHz
Globalstar CDMA Digital Satellite Mode: 8k variable rate vocoderCDMA Digital Cellular Mode: 13k variable rate vocoder For any questions about this phone or satellite service, please call 1-800-872-7626 x110 from the USA, or 1-703-222-7161 x110 from outside of the USA.