Top 4 Iridium Phones & Satellite Communication Devices for 2021

As the largest commercial satellite network in the world and the only one that offers true global communication, Iridium is the way to go when you’re looking to purchase or rent a consistently reliable satellite phone or communication device. 

In today’s blog post from Outfitter Satellite, we are going to discuss four of our favorite satellite phones and devices on the Iridium® satellite network. Read on to learn more, and if you are interested in renting or purchasing a satellite phone, browse our selection at Outfitter Satellite.

Image of the Iridium Extreme<sup>®</sup> satellite phone with included soft carrying case from Outfitter Satellite.

Pick#1 Iridium Extreme® Satellite Phone

First up on the list is the Iridium Extreme. This satellite phone is the most feature-rich and weather-resistant Iridium phone on the market today. With a one-touch S.O.S. button, built-in GPS, and an Ingress rating of IP65 against water and dust intrusion, you won’t find another Iridium® satellite phone that provides quite as much. When you purchase the Iridium Extreme® from Outfitter Satellite, it comes standard with a padded soft case to make it easier to carry and protect your phone from the elements.

Pick #2 Iridium GO!® Mobile Hotspot 

For those looking to connect their smartphone or tablet to the Iridium® satellite network, the Iridium GO!® Mobile hotspot is a solid choice. With the ability to connect up to five smartphones simultaneously, and enough power to support up to seven hours of phone calls on a single charge, the Iridium GO! Is perfect for making phone calls, sending text messages, and sending GPS tracking reports from remote locations. At Outfitter Satellite, you can purchase the  Iridium GO!® , new or used, or rent it. 

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Image of the Bivy<sup>®</sup>  Stick two-way communication device for sale at Outfitter Satellite.

Pick #3 Bivy® Stick Satellite Communicator  

This compact two-way satellite communication device only weighs 100 grams, but packs a lot of power. It allows you to connect your smartphone to the Iridium® satellite network via a mobile app. You’ll then be able to share your GPS location with friends and family, download weather reports, and send and receive text messages. When you purchase the Bivy® Stick from Outfitter Satellite, you can choose from four different unlimited usage plans. Additionally, when you rent the Bivy® Stick from us, it automatically includes unlimited usage.

Pick #4 Iridium 9555 Satellite Phone 

 If you’re looking for a satellite phone that is more economical but still gets the job done consistently, the Iridium 9555 could be exactly what you’re looking for. It has the ability to make phone calls, send text messages, and is equipped with an intuitive, easy-to-use interface. When you purchase your Iridium 9555 from Outfitter Satellite, it comes with an included soft padded carrying case.

Image of the Iridium 9555 satellite phone with included carrying case from Outfitter Satellite.

Shop Iridium® Satellite Phones and Devices at Outfitter Satellite

If you’re looking for a satellite phone or device that offers truly global communication, you’ll want one that works with the Iridium® satellite network. At Outfitter Satellite, we rent and sell Iridium® satellite phones and communication devices. Browse our selection today.