RockSTAR

The RockSTAR is a truly portable device providing global communication from wherever you can see the sky. It allows you to track and send two-way short messages including SMS and short emails even when out of mobile network range.

Features

  • 5-button keypad plus specific 'alert' button
  • Bright OLED screen for information display
  • Full 2-way communication system
  • Over-the-air and on-device configuration 
  • USB connection for charging and for data transfer
  • Truly Global Operation, using the Iridium satellite network
  • Long battery life (over 2500 transmissions on a single charge)
  • Bluetooth LE for advanced messaging (requires Bluetooth LE compatible phone/tablet)

Accessories

  • Quick release mount
  • 9-30v power adaptor
  • USB/cigarette lighter adaptor
  • Soft pouch
  • IP68 3m USB cable
  • Aquapac armband case

Specifications

Dimensions 144mm x 76mm x 36mm (5.7" x 3.0" x 1.4?")
Weight 303gm (10.68oz)
Connectors USB
Inputs Bluetooth
Sensors GPS, Accelerometer, Thermometer, Power loss
Screen Type High visibility mono-chromatic OLED
Buttons Five button key-pad with additional distress button
Antennas Built-in GPS and Iridium
Casing/Housing ABS
Input Voltage USB (5V DC)
Power Consumption 8w Max (Transmitting)
Power Sources Rechargeable internal LiPo battery (5.3Ah)
Satellite Network Iridium SBD via 9602 short burst transceiver
Cellular Network None
Operating Temperature -30°C to 60°C (-22°F to 140°F)
Operating Environment <75% relative humidity
Environmental Rating IP67 (submersion up to 1m for 30 mins)
Other Certifications FCC & CE; MIL-STD-810 F/G (Ruggedness)

Iridium offers truly global data communications coverage. Across land, sea and air including the Polar Regions, Iridium is ideal for industries such as maritime, aviation, government, emergency/humanitarian services, mining, forestry, oil and gas, heavy equipment, transportation and utilities. Iridium has 66 satellites in orbit around the Earth at all times, allowing coverage anywhere on Earth 24x7.