The spare Adapter for iPhone 4/4s allows you to use your iPhone 4/4s with the Thuraya Satsleeve. If you need to change your smartphone just get a new smartphone adaptor for your SatSleeve! The Thuraya SatSleeve Adaptor (4/4S) (With DATA) MUST have SatSleeve 5/5S so that the data will work on your phone.
NorthernAxcess and Thuraya brings the perfect blend of mobility and simplicity, the Thuraya SatSleeve is the smartest, fastest and simplest way to transform your iPhone into a satellite smartphone. The Thuraya SatSleeve provides access to phone calls, emails, instant messages and popular social media apps in satellite mode, across 161 countries across Thuraya’s coverage network.
Thuraya’s powerful satellite network provides easy and affordable access to mobile communication services across 140 countries in Africa, Europe, Middle East, Russia, Central Asia, and parts of China.
The Thuraya Satsleeve satellite phone will not work in the United States or The Americas. Please see coverage map below.
Calls and text messages in satellite mode
Expand the horizons of your iPhone and use it in satellite mode across whenever there is no terrestrial network available.
Email on the go
Access emails in satellite mode, no matter where you are.
Take your favorite Apps with you
Use your favorite Apps such as Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and many more, so you can chat and update your profile in places that are beyond terrestrial network reach.
Compatibility with the iPhone
Add a reliable satellite connection to your iPhone, wherever you go. The SatSleeve App is available as a free download from the Apple App Store.
Simply dock your iPhone into the SatSleeve to enjoy satellite connectivity. Available in 12 languages, the user-friendly SatSleeve App allows you to easily integrate your iPhone address book for satellite calls and messages with the swipe of your fingers.
Enhanced safety features
Thuraya SatSleeve comes equipped with an Emergency Call button, allowing you to make an emergency phone call to one predefined number even without your iPhone docked.
Supported by the most robust and powerful satellite network
Thuraya’s satellite network is renowned for having the most reliable satellite coverage that covers approximately 161 countries or two-thirds of the globe. With the high penetration alerting capability (HPA), Thuraya SatSleeve enables you to receive a call notification even with the satellite antenna stowed, keeping you connected at all times.
Changeable smartphone adaptors
Different smartphone adaptors for the SatSleeve provide you with the flexibility to use the SatSleeve with recent smartphone models.
System & Coverage
The Thuraya systems coverage is largely over Africa and parts of the Middle-East and Asia. This system however is a moving ahead rapidly. Their line of satellite phone are more advanced than other competitors. So if you live in this any of these regions then this might be a wonderful choice for you.
Main unit: 138 x 69 x 20 mm (h x w x d)
Adaptor: 142 x 69 x 13 mm (h x w x d)
Main unit: 171 g (with battery)
Adaptor: 49 g
3.5 mm jack for headset
Micro USB for charging and upgrade
Docking connector with iPhone
DC Jack for charging
Battery: 3.7V Li-ion, 2440 mAh
Stand-by time: up to 36 hrs
Talk time: up to 3 hrs
Satellite Data speed: Download 60 kbps, Upload 15 kbps (GmPRS)
iPhone charging: iPhone charging via charging ports
Power supply: Output DC 5V / 2.0A (with EU/UK/CN/AUS adaptor)
Operating temperature: -10 to +55°C
Storage temperature: -20 to +70°C
App languages: English, Arabic, Bahasa Indonesia, Chinese (Simplified), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
Adaptors: Adaptors for different smartphones models available
All prices are in USD.