Inmarsat Explorer 510

EXPLORER 510 is easy to set-up and to operate. The user interface is intuitive and can be accessed from your PC or any kind of smart device


A rugged BGAN fit for purpose

The all new EXPLORER 510 is the smallest ever EXPLORER BGAN and the ideal combination of performance and portability. The durable magnesium casing and a dust and water resistant design makes the EXPLORER 510 the perfect choice when working off the beaten track, but still dependant on a reliable connection. EXPLORER 510 will be available in December 2014

Portable performance

Smaller than a standard laptop and weighing less than 1.4 kg, this satellite terminal is easy to carry along when travelling the world. It supports your need for performance and provides simultaneous high quality voice and broadband access at speeds up to 464 kbps. Connect the optional EXPLORER LTE Modem to the USB port and turn your device into a true communication SmartHub. Use local cellular net when available and BGAN if no other option

Satellite connectivity made simple

With the EXPLORER Connect App you can use your smart device to make calls or easily access the internet even in areas with no terrestrial or cellular coverage. The EXPLORER Connect App with a SIP softphone will be available on Android and IOS


  • One-button auto-connect to the Internet (after pointing). Easy to use by anyone. -more
  • Operates with all BGAN Internet service plans, Monthly or prepaid, or streaming.
  • High-speed Internet up to 464 Kbps down, 448 Kbps upload.
  • The most portable BGAN terminal 7.8″ x 7.8″ x 1.6″ inches (202 / 202 / 51.8 mm).
  • Very lightweight – 3.1 lbs (1.4 kg).
  • 330 feet WiFi range (100 meters). Excellent for working indoors, or at a distance.
  • Connects with up to 11 devices (laptops, smartphone, tablets) simultaneously.
  • Can be on the phone and Internet at the same time.
  • Web interface for connectivity options, usage logs, call logs, many hidden features! – more
  • Operates in very cold or very hot weather at -25°C to +55°C / -13°F to +131°F.
  • Use your iPhone or Android phone to make/receive calls over BGAN (using a new satellite phone #).
  • SMS texting from your smart device including iMessage on the iPhone.
  • USB port for Ethernet (with included adapter), or recharging port for other devices (1 amp).
  • CE, FCC, GMPCS and IC certified.
  • 2 year standard warranty with 3 and 5 year extended warranties available.

Useful Information

The web interface is a built-in web interface for easy configuration and daily use. The web interface is accessed from a computer, smartphone or tablet connected to the EXPLORER 510, using an Internet browser.
The light-coloured part of the EXPLORER 510 is the antenna part comprising: GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) antenna supporting GPS, GLONASS and BeiDou. BGAN antenna. Wireless LAN antenna.
The EXPLORER 510 comes with a built-in rechargeable battery. The battery is automatically recharged when power is applied to the EXPLORER 510. The Status indicator shows that the battery is charging.
The EXPLORER 510 requires a SIM card to go online. Without a SIM card you can still configure the terminal and you may be able to make emergency calls if the network allows it, but you cannot make normal calls nor access the internet.



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