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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 500 BGAN Explorer 700
Coverage Area Global excluding the Poles Global excluding the Poles
Weight <1.5 kg 3.2 kg
Measurements 217mm x 217 mm 297 mm x 399 mm
Maximum Data Speed 464 kbps 492 kbps
Streaming Speed 32, 64 or 128 kbps 32, 64, 128, 256 or 450 kbps
Voice Capability Yes Yes
Battery Life (Transmit Time) 1.5 hours @ 144kbps 1.5 hours @ 492kbps
Battery Life (Standby Time) Up to 36 hours Up to 36 hours
Daily Charge 7.00 per day 12.00 per day
Rental Deposit 750.00 750.00