Finally your smartphone can be used globally - by jumping on the connection created by a satellite phone. Showing Thuraya XT Hotspot, one of three new Mini Satellite Hotspots.
Image by Tom Sjogren courtesy HumanEdgeTech, SOURCE
RedPort helped build the software for Iridium Axcess Point. In 2012 RP introduced its own Mini Satellite Hotspot, the Optimizer.
The Optimizer is the only unit connecting to almost any satellite phone.
Iridium Axcess Point works with Iridium 9555 and 9575 (showing).
Image by Iridium
New Hughes 9202 is the smallest high speed hotspot on the market today. High speed data at only 1.4 kg (3.1 lbs).
Expedition Tech Week - Smartphone Revolution
Posted: Jan 17, 2013 03:47 am EST
SUBSCRIBER CONTENT PREVIEW
FOR FULL STORY: LOGIN OR SUBSCRIBE NOW - UP TO 3 MONTHS FREE
(HumanEdgeTech.com) The huge Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last week was all about smart phones. Consumers are increasingly using the devices for more than talking and messaging.Explorers have asked HumanEdgeTech for years if they can use their smart phones on expeditions. New WiFi hubs creating a mini satellite hotspot out of your satellite phone make it possible. Here is a quick guide.Mini Satellite Hotspots for iPhone and AndroidA Mini Satellite Hotspot (MSH) is about the size of a deck of cards. Connecting to a...
CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING