You can rely on broadband at sea the way it was meant to be thanks to KVH’s rugged 24″ (60 cm) TracPhone V7 antenna and the worldwide mini-VSAT Broadband network. The new standard for maritime satellite communications, it’s the ideal way to stay connected with family and friends via Internet, e-mail, phone and more while at sea.
Enjoy high-quality, consistent, always-on broadband data connections, multiple voice telephone lines, and dramatically reduced service costs thanks to mini-VSAT Broadband’s modern spread spectrum satellite technology.
This service is available via the TracPhone V7 and its fully integrated below-decks modem and control unit. A fraction of the size of standard 1-meter VSAT systems, this solution offers easy connections to shipboard networks, fully stabilized tracking, a remarkable reduction in the cost of hardware and installation, and all with no compromise in performance!
Marine Satellite Internet
In fact, mini-VSAT Broadband creates a “cable modem” experience at sea while offering great coverage, outstanding network traffic management, and consistent performance. You get exactly what you expect with regard to service speeds, reliability, and unlimited access, all for much less than what you’re used to paying for satellite communications. Plus, a variety of powerful options help you make the most of your TracPhone V7 system!
Groundbreaking spread spectrum satellite communications technology offers seamless roaming throughout the worldwide network, and is ideal for heavy data use. Rugged TracPhone V7 is 85% smaller and 75% lighter than standard VSAT antennas so it’s easier to install and less expensive to operate.
Data rates as fast as 512 Kbps for ship-to-shore transmissions and as fast as 2 Mbps for shore-to-ship downloads as well as crystal-clear voice service. ViaSat spread spectrum modem and KVH Antenna Control Unit (ACU) offer seamless regional roaming and are perfect for high data use.
Chosen by the U.S. Coast Guard for maritime satellite communications. Dynamic, gyro-stabilized tracking and military-grade modem for outstanding performance along with onboard networking via an included Power over Ethernet (PoE) switch.
Marine Satellite Phone
Choice of fixed price, seasonal, or per-megabyte subscription plans and easy, 1-call activation. No need to hook up the antenna to the ship’s gyro compass – installation has never been simpler!
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TracPhone V7 Satellite Internet & Phone on boat Specifications
|TracPhone V7 Specifications|
|Service Provider||mini-VSAT Broadband Service|
|Service||KVH mini-VSAT Broadband Airtime|
|Service Coverage Area||Global|
|Maximum Downlink Rate (Shore-to-Ship)||2 Mbps|
|Maximum Uplink Rate (Ship-to-Shore)||1 Mbps|
|Billing Method||Speed-based or Metered|
|Typical Cost per MB Transmitted (see rate sheet)||<$1.00 USD|
|Typical Cost per Minute for Voice (see rate sheet)||$0.05 USD (speed-based plans)|
|Antenna Dome Standard Diameter x Height/Weight||26" x 27"/60 lbs
(66 cm x 69 cm/27 kg)
|Antenna Dome Alternate Diameter x Height/Weight||35" x 39"/97 lbs
(89 cm x 99 cm/44 kg)
|Matching TracVision Antenna Available||Standard - M7, HD7
Alternate - M9
|Voice||KVH “Enhanced Voice” Service or Maritime GSM Service|
|Fax||Group 3 fax|