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Explorer 510 BGAN Terminal

From: $USD 2,170.00

A high-performance, ultra-portable BGAN terminal designed to pair wirelessly with smartphones and tablets for high-speed satellite internet and voice connectivity wherever you go.
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Cobham Explorer 510 BGAN Satellite Data Terminal

Explorer 510 BGAN Terminal – Features:

  • Class 2 BGAN terminal – 94.5% as fast as the Explorer 710 terminal
  • Supports high-speed satellite internet up to 464 kbps
  • Can create a Wi-Fi hotspot with 100 metre (328 ft.) radius.
  • Connect wirelessly to a laptop, tablet or smartphone.
  • Smallest and Lightest BGAN terminal
  • Includes a SIP softphone (software app for making telephone calls on a computer or smart device).
  • Terminal access to control your BGAN
  • Built-in antenna pointing assistance for quick and easy set-up.
  • IP66 Rating for use in extreme environments.
This BGAN terminal is best when paired with a mobile smart device (phone or tablet) for the following functions:
  • Internet
  • Email
  • Phone
  • VoIP
  • Text messaging
The Explorer 510 BGAN terminal comes with the following:
  • EXPLORER 510 terminal
  • Built-in Rechargeable Lithium Ion Battery
  • EXPLORER Softbag
  • USB to Ethernet Converter Cable
  • 100-240VAC Power Supply
  • Multi-Languge Quick Start Quide
  • Multi-language webserver and embedded manual (ENG, FR, DE, ES, RU, JP)

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Exclusive Premium BGAN Service Benefits For You

Choosing Chroma Communications as your BGAN service provider ensures an optimal BGAN experience—you receive our full suite of complimentary security and data control features to keep your equipment safe and avoid runaway data usage and costs.

These complimentary, premium services save you money, and you won’t find them from anyone else:

  • Advanced Firewall Set-Up
    • Configure “allowed” connections and block malware.
  • Internet Control and Risk Reduction
    • Block specific sites, categories and prevent software updates.
  • Usage Intelligence Reports
    • Intelligently manage your data.
  • Optimized Internet Routing
    • Get the best connection for all your data transmissions.

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A New Way to Connect

Browse the Internet, send emails and make phone calls on your mobile device—from anywhere in the world.

EXPLORER 510 is a portable satellite Internet terminal, which provides access to Inmarsat’s BGAN high-speed satellite broadband service. It’s smaller than a standard laptop and weighs less than 1.4 kg

Ideal for anyone who needs fast satellite data for mobile devices at an affordable price. The Explorer 510 is a step up over the iSavi satellite hotspot in terms of speed and capabilities.

This particular Explorer BGAN terminal is designed to harness the power of the Explorer Connect App, which turns your Android and IOS smartphones and tablets into powerful satellite communications tools. There is also a USB connection point for wired connections to laptops if you prefer.

Save on airtime costs by using the optional EXPLORER LTE dongle to connect to local cellular service (when available), and switch to the BGAN satellite internet service when outside of cellular coverage.

Professional Performance

The EXPLORER 510 BGAN terminal offers high quality voice, and satellite broadband data speeds up to 464 kbps. Not as fast as a typical home or office connection—but certainly quick enough to help you carry out your work in the field, regardless of location or environment:

  • Free smartphone app lets you make and receive calls from your smartphone.
  • use email
  • access the web
  • connect to your corporate network
  • stream video & audio
  • harness the power of work specific IP applications to get the job done.

Global Coverage & No roaming Charges

Chroma Communications BGAN Services offers mobile broadband connectivity wherever you go at fixed pricing with no roaming fees. Feel free to travel anywhere on Earth with the Explorer 510, your communications costs won’t change. Learn more.

Physical

  • Dimensions: 2 x 20.2 x 5.18 cm   (7.8 x 7.8 x 1.6 inches)
  • Weight: 1.4kg (3.1lbs)
  • Robustness: 0.5 m/1.64 ft drop on concrete (operational, 95% survival)
  • Water and dust: IP-66 Compiant (TBC)

Data Speed capabilities

  • 
Standard IP: Up to 464 kbps
  • 
Streaming IP— select your data rate: 32, 64, 128 kbps

Voice capabilities

  • Standard voice: 4 kbps
  • Premium voice: 3.1 kHz audio, 64 kbps
  • Text capabilities 
SMS:160 characters

Interfaces

  • WLAN Access Point Standard: IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
  • 1 x USB 2.0 port – can also charge devices (up to 1A)
  • 1 x BGAN SIM-Card slot

Built-in Battery

  • Lithium ion (rechargeable)
  • Stand-by time: 24 hours(h)
  • Standard call: minimum 3h
  • Premium voice call: 1h30m
  • Receive time, max.: 4h40m @ 128kbps
  • Transmit time, max.: 2h25m @ 128kbps
  • Recharge time: Less than 3 hours

For full product details and specifications, please check out the Explorer 510 product sheet in the “Documentation” tab above.

Monthly or Prepaid?

We offer monthly and prepaid airtime plans for all of our satellite communications products. Monthly plans are great for ongoing usage or for users who want a hassle-free, “always-on” service so that they never run out of airtime. Prepaid plans are paid for upfront and are easy to budget for, they are great for infrequent users with low consumption.

Billing in CAD or USD

To make things easy on our Canadian, American and Global customers, we can have Canadian or US dollar billing options for each monthly and prepaid plan that we offer. Please review the options below to make your selection.

MONTHLY

USD Pricing – BGAN Monthly Airtime

Choose one of these plans if you prefer to be billed in US dollars.
 

Pricing in USD BGAN Global Standby Plan BGAN Basic Plan BGAN Connect Plan BGAN Plus Plan BGAN Pro Plan
Included Data Bundle
(megabytes per month)

0 MB

4.60 MB

21.25 MB

100 MB

750 MB

Price $ 55.00 $ 69.95 $ 110.00 $ 399.95 $ 2,495.00
Validity (months) 12 mo. 12 mo. 3 mo. 6 mo. 12 mo.
Activation Fee
(one-time)
$50.00 $ 50.00 $ 50.00 $ 50.00 FREE
Overage Costs
(out-of-bundle rates)
Cost per MB
$ 6.75/MB $ 6.25/MB $ 5.25/MB $ 4.50/MB $ 3.99/MB
Cost per Minute
(to landline)
$ 0.99/min $ 0.90/min $ 0.70/min $ 0.65/min $ 0.59/min
Cost per Text (incoming) FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE
Cost per Text (outgoing) $ 0.49/msg. $ 0.49/msg. $ 0.49/msg. $ 0.49/msg. $ 0.49/msg.
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CAD Pricing – BGAN Monthly Airtime

Choose one of these plans if you prefer to be billed in Canadian dollars.
 

Pricing in CAD BGAN Global Standby Plan BGAN Basic Plan BGAN Connect Plan BGAN Plus Plan BGAN Pro Plan
Included Data Bundle
(megabytes per month)

0 MB

4.60 MB

21.25 MB

100 MB

750 MB

Price $ 75.00 $ 85.20 $ 156.20 $ 567.93 $ 3,542.90
Validity (months) 12 mo. 12 mo. 3 mo. 6 mo. 12 mo.
Activation Fee
(one-time)
$50.00 $ 50.00 $ 50.00 $ 50.00 FREE
Overage Costs
(out-of-bundle rates)
Cost per MB
$ 8.75/MB $ 8.75/MB $ 7.46/MB $ 6.39/MB $ 5.67/MB
Cost per Minute
(to landline)
$ 1.41/min $ 1.28/min $ 0.99/min $ 0.92/min $ 0.84/min
Cost per Text (incoming) FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE
Cost per Text (outgoing) $ 0.70/msg. $ 0.70/msg. $ 0.70/msg. $ 0.70/msg. $ 0.70/msg.
Popularity Rating
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PREPAID

Pricing in USD 5.5 MB Plan 16 MB Plan 55 MB Plan 110 MB Plan 275 MB Plan 550 MB Plan
Included Data
Bundle(megabytes)

5.5 MB

16 MB

55 MB

110 MB

275 MB

550 MB

Price $ 119.95 $ 299.95 $ 379 $ 749 $ 1,829 $ 3,659
Validity (months) 3 mo. 3 mo. 12 mo. 12 mo. 12 mo. 12 mo.
Activation Fee
(one-time)
$ 50.00 $ 50.00 $ 50.00 $ 50.00 $ 50.00 $ 50.00
Rechargeable?
Extendable Expiry?
Rating
Purchase View Plan View Plan View Plan View Plan View Plan View Plan
Pricing in CAD 5.5 MB Plan 16 MB Plan 55 MB Plan 110 MB Plan 275 MB Plan 550 MB Plan
Included Data
Bundle(megabytes)

5.5 MB

16 MB

55 MB

110 MB

275 MB

550 MB

Price $ 149.95 $ 399.95 $ 449.95 $ 879.95 $ 2,149 $ 3,999
Validity (months) 3 mo. 3 mo. 12 mo. 12 mo. 12 mo. 12 mo.
Activation Fee
(one-time)
$ 50.00 $ 50.00 $ 50.00 $ 50.00 $ 50.00 $ 50.00
Rechargeable?
Extendable Expiry?
Rating
Purchase View Plan View Plan View Plan View Plan View Plan View Plan