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Iridium Extreme Satellite Phone

Iridium Extreme 9575 Satellite Phone Features

Iridium Extreme is the smallest, lightest and most durable Iridium handset model, meeting U.S. DoD Military Standard 810F. Features the world's first dedicated, two-way emergency SOS button on a satellite phone.

Purchase Iridium Extreme AIRTIME

Iridium Extreme Optional Accessories

  • Toughest military-grade designed satellite handset ever built
  • GPS-enabled one-touch SOS button
  • Accessories to create instant WiFi hotspots
  • Certified S.E.N.D. by Search and Rescue Regulating Body (RTCM)
  • Reliable two-way global coverage
  • Dust proof, shock resistant and jet water resistant
  • Includes a speakerphone and wind resistant microphone
  • Diamond tread, tapered grip for comfortable in-hand ergonomics
  • Internally stowed antenna

Iridium Extreme Calling Features

  • Integrated speakerphone
  • Quick connect to Iridium voice mail
  • Two way SMS and short email capability
  • Pre-programmable International Access Code (00 or +)
  • Mailbox for voice, numeric and text messages
  • Selectable ring and alert tones (8 choices)

Iridium Extreme Duration

  • Standby time: Up to 30 hours
  • Talk time: Up to 4 hours

Iridium Extreme Display

  • 200 character illuminated graphic display
  • Volume, signal and battery strength meters
  • Illuminated weather resistant key pad

Iridium Extreme Durability Specifications

  • Military-grade ruggedness (MIL STD 810F)
  • Ingress Protection (IP65)

Iridium Extreme Memory

  • 100 entry internal phonebook with capacity for multiple phone numbers, email addresses and notes
  • Call history retains received, missed and dialed calls

Iridium Extreme Usage Control Features

  • User configurable call timers to manage costs
  • Keypad lock and PIN lock for additional security

Iridium Extreme Satellite Email via XGate

  • Up to 15 times faster than standard satellite webmail for Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc.
  • Up to 85% savings on satellite airtime expenses
  • Easily sets up your computer and satellite phone in minutes
  • Optional XWeb browsing, SailBlogs, Crew Accounts, File Transfer and Vessel Tracking
  • Runs on Mac, Windows or Linux
  • NEW! Use XGate over AxcessPoint WiFi Hotspot with your Iridium 9555 or Extreme - no USB drivers and Firewall protection too!

  • Like other satellite phones, the Iridium Extreme sends data thousands of miles, resulting in slow speeds and long transmit times that mean frustration and expense. XGate solves these problems. That's why Iridium has certified XGate as an Iridium software solution.
    See the solutions:


    Slow uncompressed email using Iridium can take over 15 minutes to send 10 1-page text emails

    Expensive airtime charges for web surfing and email because of slow data speeds; at 2400 kbps, the minutes add up fast

    Frustrating - Iridium Direct Internet still requires difficult setup and technical knowledge

    Windows, Linux and Mac-OS computers do not come with Iridium 9555 drivers


    Accelerated XGate email service works up to 15 times faster than conventional email - sending up to 50 1-page emails in 3 minutes

    Affordable XGate accelerates web surfing 3-5 times, and email up to 15 times - saving up to 85% on satellite airtime

    Easy - XGate sets up your computer and Iridium 9555 in minutes! Great technical support, too!

    XGate supports all major platforms: Windows 7, XP and Vista; Mac OS X; Linux

    Iridium Extreme SatPhones and XGate Premium Services

    Xweb for Iridium Extreme

    Xweb lets you surf the web over satellite connections. Loads pages up to 10 times faster while zapping pop-ups and compressing pictures and text on the fly. For more information, visit: Xweb - Fast, Wireless Web Browsing

    SailBlogs for Iridium Extreme

    Share the adventure live. One button updates your blog with text and pictures. SailBlogs shares posts with friends and family right from the boat deck, campsite or jobsite. For more information, visit: SailBlogs™ with XGate

    Crew Accounts for Iridium Extreme

    Crew Accounts lets the administrator create, modify and delete temporary email addresses right on site; easily providing customized and controlled email accounts for temporary crew members or passengers. For more information; visit: XGate Crew Accounts

    Email Fetching for Iridium Extreme

    XGate will fetch and forward email from multiple addresses so you can access your email accounts with the same speed and efficiency as XGate. For more information, visit: XGate Email Fetching/Forwarding

    GPS Tracking for Iridium Extreme

    Automatically report and update location. No additional hardware needs to be purchased or integrated when there is already GPS connected to your computer. XGate is the reliable way to post locations whether for business or pleasure. For more information, visit: XGate Vessel Tracking

    File Transfer for Iridium Extreme

    XGate File Transfer handling provides automatic inventory control, regular reporting, and logging of data. Once set up, XGate will take local information from a computer and send it as an email attachment automatically.

    The Iridium Extreme 9575 is a rugged handheld solution for all your satellite communications: voice, email, web-browsing, GPS, satellite tracking, SOS, and text messaging. Good voice quality is joined with reliable data service that lets you access email, surf mobile web sites, create an AxcessPoint WiFi hotspot and get free GRIB files too, when you use XGate Satellite email services - an Iridium-certified data solution.

    About Iridium Extreme and GMN XGate

    Iridium is the only truly global mobile satellite communications company, with voice and data solutions covering every inch of the earth. Iridium data services have been successfully used in more places than any other satellite service. Iridium solutions are ideally suited for industries such as maritime, aviation, government/military, emergency/humanitarian services, mining, forestry, oil and gas, heavy equipment, transportation and utilities.

    XGate satellite phone email is the easy way to access email while on the water or in remote locations. XGate is simply the fastest, easiest and most reliable satellite phone email available, saving you time, money and frustration. XGate supports Iridium 9555 phones for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux users.

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    XGate Data Service Quick Start Guide:

  • MS Windows(XP->Win7)
  • Mac OS X