It is important to note that the Iridium GO's Internet connectivity is available only through smart phone devices such as the iPhone, iPad and Android devices. Access via your laptop is not possible at this time.
While voice, SMS and small email activity continues to work very well, Internet access is limited. To view the apps that Iridium offers for use with the GO please click here.
The Iridium GO! satellite phone is unlike anything the world has seen before. Powered by the world's furthest reaching network, this compact, rugged and portable satellite phone creates the first ever reliable global connection for voice and data communications on up to 5 smartphones, laptops or tablets.
No matter where you are on the planet, Iridium GO! satellite phone simplifies global communications for:
Simply flip up the integrated antenna and the battery-powered unit connects quickly and automatically to the Iridium LEO satellite constellation to create an anywhere Wi-Fi hotspot within approximately a 30.5-meter (100 foot) radius.
The Iridium GO! satellite phone supports a full range of global communications, including:
The Iridium GO! satellite phone is small enough to fit in your pocket and — like other Iridium devices — tough enough to withstand rain, sand, dust and rough use. It can easily be:
Combining the best that both satellite and cellular phones offer, the Iridium GO! satellite phone is the first in a whole new category of personal satellite connectivity devices. It is also a powerful development platform optimized for Iridium partners to build applications.
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