Satellite Phone -
9555 Handset Small but fierce.
From distant rigs to pitching decks, baking deserts to
frozen ice packs, the Iridium 9555 satellite phone can
handle any environment. It is small but determined, sleek
but industrial grade, easy to use but powerful. It is every
bit as rugged as the Iridium 9505A handsets – still resistant to
water, dust and shock – but streamlined and packed with
innovative new features.
With Iridium's gap-free, pole-to-pole coverage over every square inch of the Earth's surface, the
9555 satellite phone is the ideal communications option for people who work
in or travel to remote locations. With accessories and specialized
products ranging from solar chargers to fleet tracking devices,
you can be sure that your unique needs will be met.
9555 handset uses satellites instead of cell phone towers to send data and works anywhere in
the world. It is slightly larger than a typical mobile phone,
but still small enough for easy portability.
Very simple to use, it features a familiar GSM dialing
sequence. For outdoor use only.
Iridium Satellite Phone 9555 Features:
Compact physical footprint for streamlined portability
Water, shock & dust resistance
Enhanced Global Two-Way SMS and short email messaging capability
Mailbox for voice, numeric & text messages
Quick Connect to Iridium Voicemail
Headset and hands-free capability
Internally stowed antenna
Mini-USB data port
200 character illuminated graphic display
Volume, signal and battery strength meters
Illuminated weather-resistant keypad
Preprogrammable International Access Code (00 or +1)
Selectable ring and alert tones (8 choices)
Call history retains received, missed and dialed calls
User-configurable call timers to manage costs
Keypad lock and PIN lock for additional security
21 supported menu languages
143 mm (L) x 55 mm (W) x 30 mm (D)
Weight: 266g (9.4 oz)
Operating Temperature Range: -10 °C to +55 °C
Up to 3.1 hours Talk Time
Up to 30 hours Standby Time
100 entry internal address book, with capacity for multiple phone numbers and email addresses
SIM card address book with 155 entry capacity
Upgraded Mini-USB data port
• Less reliance on wireline networks
• Continuous talk time
• Fewer Dropped Calls
• Higher reliability
• Connection available outside gateway footprint
In the Box:
• Iridium 9555 satellite phone
• Li-Ion battery
• AC travel charger
• International plug kit
• Handsfree headset
• Antenna adapter
• Antenna portable auxiliary
• DC car charger
• Leather holster
• Mini-USB data port
• Data CD-ROM
• Iridium 9555 Quick Start Guide
• Iridium 9555 User’s Manual
Iridium Satellite Phone 9555
CHOOSE YOUR PREPAID PLAN
AIRTIME RATES (to landline/cellular)
Canada & Alaska Incoming voice calls, data calls and SMS messages are available anywhere.
Outgoings voice calls, data calls and SMS messages can only be originated from Canada, Alaska and 12 nautical miles into coastal waters.
yes (with recharge)
Standard Global Coverage Can be used anywhere in the world. No activation fee, and if you have valuable unused airtime remaining, you can extend the expiry date for 30 or 90 days, without having to recharge the card with more airtime.
* Minutes Included is an estimate based on Iridium to landline/cell calls. When calls are made to other Iridium phones, other satellite carriers and/or voicmail, the included minutes will be less, based on minutes used and service called. All rates are per minute, except SMS/text messages which are per message. All Iridium prepaid cards are shipped active. The expiry period begins when shipped. If you would like the card to be active at a later date, please make a note in the Comments/Feedback section of your order.
Iridium Prepaid Card Pricing Details
FREE incoming calls.**
FREE incoming text messages.
FREE voicemail included with all Iridium prepaid cards.
All calls are billed in 20 second increments.
Calls to check your voicemail are considered as outgoing calls.
Card can be recharged with additional airtime prior to expiry, at the then current retail rate of the same card. Expiry dates are automatically extended.
Expiry dates are effective from the date the card is shipped.
** Incoming calls are free to the Iridium user, but not the person making the call to you. Callers can be charged as much as $5.00/minute by their local provider to call an Iridium satellite phone. With two-stage dialing callers to get in touch with you by calling 480-768-2500 a North American, Arizona-based number. The call is then routed to your Iridium handset. And there's no monthly fee, all the caller pays for is a call to Arizona no matter where you are in the world. This solves the problem of some telephone carriers not accessing the 881 country code.
Iridium Prepaid Card Voicemail Service
All Iridium prepaid cards include voicemail at no additional cost