What Thuraya says about this handset…
“The Thuraya XT-LITE is the new affordable, functional and reliable satellite phone. Designed for the cost-conscious user, this entry level handset is ideal for those who need to stay connected with voice and SMS connectivity at a low cost. The XT-LITE is easy to use, make calls and send SMS messages in satellite mode where there is no mobile network available. The long lasting battery gives up to 6 hours talk time or 80 hours standby time.”
What does EPIRBhire say about this handset?
Call us to get our 5 cents worth and see if this handset is right for you!
It’s a great entry level device for a lot of users… It does what a basic satellite phone should do; make calls, send text messages and can send your GPS location. Keep it protected from the elements and it’ll last you years! Best bang for buck on the market when including call plan costs.
Battery Life – Good
Call Quality – Great!
Ease of Use – Great!
Robustness – Average – no IP rating.
• New: $900 incl GST, delivery, 12 month warranty, Pelican hard case, and “Whats’s in the box”
• SMS two-way
• SMS to email
• GPS navigation
• Glare-resistant display with high contrast menu for easy readability in direct sunlight
• Long life battery
• Send user defined messages with GPS coordinates
• Organiser – alarm, scheduling assistant, calculator & stopwatch
• Conference call capable
• Dimensions: 128 x 53 x 27mm
• Weight with battery: 185g
• Battery: 3.7V 2680mAh – up to 6 hours talk time /up to 80 hours standby
• Rechargeable battery
• AC travel charger
• USB cable for firmware upgrade
• User manual
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