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Satellite Terminal Rental - Portable Satellite Voice & Data

Satellite Terminal Rental - Portable Satellite Voice & Data

If you have a short-term requirement for a satellite terminal but don't want to purchase a device, we recommend you consider our rental service. We offer the BGAN Explorer 500 & 700 satellite terminals for your short-term voice and data requirements.

Satellite terminals allow you to:

  • Make phone calls at the same time as accessing data applications.
  • Benefit from select guaranteed data rates up to 450kbps.
  • Access email, the internet and easily send large file attachments over a secure connection at speeds up to 492kbps.
  • Send and receive text messages via a laptop PC to or from any mobile phone.


Not sure which terminal is for you? Check out our Satellite Terminal Comparison Chart, Rental Guide or give us a call on 0800 112 3919 to help you decide which sat phone suits your requirements.

Find out about BGAN Explorer 500 Rental

  • Just 7 per day
  • Global Coverage excluding the poles
  • Data speeds of up to 464 kbps
  • Streaming speeds of up to 128 kbps
  • Each rental includes carry case, AC charger, DC charger, 2 x batteries, ethernet data cable


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Find out about BGAN Explorer 700 Rental

  • Just 12 per day
  • Global Coverage excluding the poles
  • Data speeds of up to 492 kbps
  • Streaming speeds of up to 450 kbps
  • Each rental includes carry case, AC charger, DC charger, 2 x batteries, ethernet data cable


Order online today

Satellite Terminal Comparison Chart
BGAN Explorer 500BGAN Explorer 700
Coverage AreaGlobal excluding the PolesGlobal excluding the Poles
Weight<1.5 kg3.2 kg
Measurements217mm x 217 mm297 mm x 399 mm
Maximum Data Speed464 kbps492 kbps
Streaming Speed32, 64 or 128 kbps32, 64, 128, 256 or 450 kbps
Voice CapabilityYesYes
Battery Life (Transmit Time)1.5 hours @ 144kbps1.5 hours @ 492kbps
Battery Life (Standby Time)Up to 36 hoursUp to 36 hours
Daily Charge7.00 per day12.00 per day
Rental Deposit750.00750.00