Mobile Phone

Notice

The prices of some accessories for IRIDIUM satellite mobile phones have been revised since January 4, 2016.

In-vehicle use

In-vehicle use of IRIDIUM satellite mobile phones

Although IRIDIUM Extreme (TM) and 9555 satellite mobile phones can be used inside vehicles near a window, the stability of in-vehicle communications can be improved by installing an IRIDIUM antenna [1] on the roof.

Diagram of vehicle-mounted antenna

Image: IRIDIUM satellite network

  • [1]
    This includes the antenna with 1.5-meter cable that comes standard with the IRIDIUM Extreme (TM) and 9555 handsets, as well as the various optional antennas that are available.

In-vehicle installation

Your IRIDIUM satellite mobile phone can also be installed in limited space inside the vehicle. It fits snugly in the in-vehicle holder, enabling you to continue talking securely even while the vehicle is moving.
You can remove your IRIDIUM Extreme (TM) /9555 satellite mobile phone from the in-vehicle holder and use it even outside the vehicle.

Diagram of use

Image: Diagram of reception of IRIDIUM satellite communications

IRIDIUM satellite mobile phone - IRIDIUM Extreme (TM)

IRIDIUM Extreme (TM) in-vehicle standard set

IRIDIUM Extreme (TM)-dedicated in-vehicle standard set
IRIDIUM Extreme (TM) satellite mobile phone
IRIDIUM Extreme (TM) satellite mobile phone
Open price
In-vehicle holder for Extreme  (TM)
In-vehicle holder for Extreme (TM)
¥50,000
Headset
Headset
¥6,400
The handset fits snugly in the in-vehicle holder, enabling you to continue talking securely even while the vehicle is moving. Power is supplied using the cigarette lighter adapter that comes standard with the IRIDIUM Extreme (TM) handset.

The IRIDIUM Extreme (TM) in-vehicle standard set can be combined with any of the antennas below ( 1, 2, 3, or 4 ).
Select the antenna that best suits your intended use.

Antennas (options)

There are no performance differences between the antennas.

9555Extreme (TM)
5-m cable with
antenna
<RST715>
¥61,400
9555Extreme (TM)
Antenna and antenna cable
5m: ¥45,000
or 6m: ¥46,000
Select the antenna that best suits your intended use.
Extreme (TM)
Antenna unit with GPS functions and 2 types of antenna cables (6m)
¥116,300
5-m cable with antenna〈RST715〉 Antenna and antenna cable Antenna unit with GPS functions + 2 types of antenna cables
Antenna that attaches easily to vehicle roof, using a magnet. Antenna that mounts more securely to vehicle roof. [2] Antenna with built-in GPS functions and dedicated cables. [2]
  • [2]
    When installing this antenna, a hole must be drilled in the vehicle roof for the cable to pass through.
  • Antennas 1 and 2 can be used with the Extreme (TM) handset, but the GPS functions will not be available.
  • Installation costs are incurred separately.

IRIDIUM 9555 satellite mobile phone

IRIDIUM 9555 in-vehicle standard set

RIDIUM 9555-dedicated in-vehicle standard set
RIDIUM 9555 satellite mobile phone
IRIDIUM 9555 satellite mobile phone
¥238,000
In-vehicle holder for 9555
In-vehicle holder for 9555
¥138,800
Headset
Headset
¥6,400
The handset fits snugly in the in-vehicle holder, enabling you to continue talking securely even while the vehicle is moving. Power is supplied using the cigarette lighter adapter that comes standard with the 9555 handset.

The 9555 in-vehicle standard set can be combined with either of the antennas below ( 1or 2 ) .
Select the antenna that best suits your intended use.

Antennas (options)

There are no performance differences between the antennas.

9555Extreme (TM)
5-m cable with antenna
<RST715>
¥61,400
9555Extreme (TM)
Antenna and antenna cable
5m: ¥45,000 or 6m: ¥46,000
Select the antenna that best suits your intended use.
photo: 5-m cable with antenna〈RST715〉 Antenna and antenna cable
Antenna that attaches easily to vehicle roof, using a magnet. Antenna that mounts more securely to vehicle roof. [3]
  • [3]
    When installing this antenna, a hole must be drilled in the vehicle roof for the cable to pass through.
  • GPS functions are not available.
  • Installation costs are incurred separately.

In-vehicle usage example

IRIDIUM satellite mobile phones have been used to assist with emergency operations by enabling phone communication in areas such as mountains, where mobile phone coverage was not previously available. In addition, the compact handsets are easy to carry, and they fit in the hand like ordinary mobile phones. They have been utilized for phone communication in mountain rescue operations.

  • All of the indicated amounts exclude tax unless otherwise specified.