In order to use the Iridium services, a contract for use of these services must be made in addition to the purchase of a Wi-Fi router.
Service contract charges (per contract)
- Service contract charges are billed together with the initial communication charges.
Monthly basic rate (per contract) (tax free)
|Basic monthly rate||¥5,000
Includes free communication worth ¥1,000
- Monthly basic rate is tax free.
- From January 2016, the monthly charge for the month of cancellation will not be prorated and will be charged in full.
Communication charges (tax free)
|To landline or mobile phones||¥63/20 seconds|
|To Iridium satellite mobile phones||¥40/20 seconds|
|To other satellite mobile phones||¥572/20 seconds|
|Outgoing SMS message (per 160 characters) ||¥58/mail|
|Incoming SMS message ||Free|
- Japanese characters may be unreadable in incoming SMS messages on iOS devices.
As of December 1, 2014. Researched by KDDI.
- Data communications charges and communications charges to satellite mobile phones subscribing to WIDESTAR satellite telephone service are charged at the same rate as calls to landline or mobile phones.
- Communication charges are exempt from taxation.
- All of the indicated amounts exclude tax unless otherwise specified.