Inmarsat GSPS: The Inmarsat IsatPhone 2 satellite phone provides voice, SMS, email-to-text and 2.4 kbps internet access. This satellite phone is effective for users operating in non-mountainous areas between 50° N and 50° S. Its safety features include an Assistance Button and the ability to leave a breadcrumb trail of GPS locations by text or email. In a critical situation, the Assistance Button can be configured to send multiple recipients a message with your current GPS fix, the time at which this fix was acquired and the time that the alert was triggered.
Inmarsat BGAN: Inmarsat offers lightweight land-portable satellite internet terminals about the size of a laptop computer. Inmarsat BGAN terminals offer voice, standard IP internet access, and streaming IP. data. The data speed available depends on the class of Inmarsat BGAN terminal. For example, Class 1 BGAN terminals like the Cobham EXPLORER 710 offer standard IP data up to a maximum standard IP data rate of 492 kbps and streaming IP data speeds suitable for HDR broadcast video. Standard IP data is offered on a best effort shared bandwidth basis, which means that the published maximum standard IP data speed may not be achieved.