Cobham Explorer 500 Portable Satellite Solution

The EXPLORER® 500 is one of smallest and most compact terminal in Cobham’s range of BGAN products. Offering data speeds up to 464 kbps, the EXPLORER® 500 is still one of the lightest of the series, with a weight of 1.4 kg. The EXPLORER® 500 is designed in a magnesium casing to ensure maximum durability and reliability and is fully IP 54 compliant.

Easy Deployment

Setting up your EXPLORER® 500 is quick and easy. Just plug in a phone, fax, laptoCobham Explorer 500p or PDA, or use the Bluetooth interface, point the antenna towards the BGAN satellite – and you are online. Your private corporate office on the move adds little more than 1kg to your baggage. If you happen to be sheltered, the optional external antenna can be erected in a convenient location outside.

Simultaneous voice & data communications over BGAN High speed data transfer up to 464 Kbps Support for streaming IP at 32, 64, 128 Kbps Standard LAN, USB, Bluetooth and phone/fax interfaces Lightweight yet robust, splash and dust proof design Built-in bluetooth handset charger.

Powerful Performance

Quick to deploy, performance to carry out the work needed in the filed with high quality voice and broadband up to 464 kbps.

For the EXPLORER 500 location and environment is no longer a barrier to getting the job, offering standard/premium voice, e-mail, web browsing, VPN, video/audio streaming and access to work specific IP applications.

Size Matters

Smaller than a standard laptop and weighing just 1.4kg the EXPLORER supports LAN, USB, Bluetooth and phone/fax interfaces, and is incredibly simple to deploy, allowing you to be online in minutes to tackle critical communication needs.

Reliable Connectivity

Popular amongst media, government, humanitarian and utility users the EXPLORER 500 is designed and built to last, making it the most used terminal in the world.

Cobham Explorer Portable Satellite Solution Specifications


Cobham Explorer 500 Portable Satellite Solution Specification Sheet