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Cobham Explorer 710 BGAN

$5,995.00 Total


Additional Information

Weight 8 lbs
Dimensions 12 × 12 × 12 in

Technical Specs


  • lnmarsat FleetOne type approval
  • Compliant to R&TIE, IEC 60945: 2000
  • Certification mark: FCC, CE, IC
  • Green passport
  • BDU – ADU RF Cabling max loss
  • 12 dB at 1.6GHz and 4 ohm DC loop resistance


  • 1 x Ethernet port (RJ45 with PoE)
  • 1 x Standard phone port (RJ11)
  • Primary handset connector (RJ-45)
  • GPS output connector (NMEA-0183)
  • Antenna Connector: BDU: TNC female
  • ADU: N-type female
  • SIM Card Slot
  • Status indicator LEDs(4)
  • Power On/Off switch
  • DC Power Input socket


  • Voice: 4kbps AMBE+2
  • Standard IP: Up to 100 kbps
  • SMS Up to 160 characters (3G standard)

Environmental Conditions


  • Operating temperature: -25 to +55°C
  • Storage temperature: -40 to +80°C
  • Operating humidity: 95% non-condensing at +40°C
  • Ingress protection: IP44


  • Operating temperature: -25 to +55°C
  • Storage temperature: -40 to +80°C
  • Operating humidity: 95% non-condensing at +40°C
  • Ingress protection: IP56

Primary Handset

  • Display: 50mm, 220 x 176 pixel TFT, 65K
  • Colour LCD
  • Dimension: 142 x 56 x 22 mm
  • Weight: 390g
  • Protection class: IP66
  • Operational Temperature: -20 to +55°C
  • Storage Temperature: -30 to +70°C
  • Feature highlights: Configuration setting
  • Phone book access
  • Call log function
  • SMS Messaging
  • 5-way menu navigation switch for
  • user-friendly menu operation
  • Hands-free operation via plug-in
  • headset

Power Supply

  • DC input (isolated): +10.8V to +31.2V
  • Power (max): 100W including antenna

Physical Data


BDU:  297 x 228 x 77 mm

ADU:  294mm (Dia) x 228mm (H)


BDU:  2.8 Kg

ADU:  2.0 Kg

At the forefront of a new era of high speed ultra-portable satellite streaming, the Explorer 710 is the smallest class 1 BGAN terminal and the first platform to make use of the new high data rate streaming as standard, so is a true next generation BGAN terminal. Available on the market and provides on-demand streaming rates over 650 kbps out of the box, when using NEW high data rate streaming, to be introduced by Inmarsat in Q3 2013. Remote field users often require high-speed Internet for today's work flow. Broadcasters especially need 'guaranteed' bandwidth for reliable live video streaming via satellite with guaranteed QoS to enhance the quality of live broadcasts and remote communications. When cellular or wireless networks are unavailable or not reliable, satellite networks such as BGAN can provide dedicated broadband which is global, portable and easy-to-use. The EXPLORER-710 includes several new and advanced features including plug and play bonding- simply connect two Explorer 710 units and nearly double the streaming rates. It also introduces smartphone apps to the world of BGAN connectivity, enabling users to wirelessly connect their own devices for voice calling and connectivity. The Thrane Explorer 710 Portable BGAN is the first and only BGAN terminal to support BGAN HDR, the new on-demand streaming service from Inmarsat. It is light, compact, tough and incredibly reliable. It opens more possibilities for connecting devices, offering more flexibility. With speeds at 650 kbps the EXPLORER 710 sets a new standard for mobile video news gathering and is a sophisticated high-speed ultra-portable communication tool for broadcasting and other IP based industry applications. It’s Ultra- Portable, so you can be set-up within minutes of arriving on scene. EXPLORER 710 is the complete package, featuring touches like a UBS host interface, hot swap-able batteries easy-to-use LED display and multi interfaces.
  • High Data Rate Streaming: +650 kbps +325 kbps
  • Streaming IP: 32, 64, 128 kbps
  • Wireless Access Point and support for BGAN bonding
  • Built-in SIP server
  • Embedded webserver