Thuraya have launched their latest satellite phone, Thuraya XT-LITE building on the popularity of the Thuraya XT at a more attractive price of just £295 ex VAT.
The Thuraya XT-LITE
This compact new handset can be used to make and receive calls and send SMS in approximately 160 countries or two-thirds of the globe. It's small size doesn't mean you have to compromise on the practical aspects of owning a satellite phone. The Thuraya XT_LITE boasts an excellent battery life, which provides up to six hours talk time and up to 80 hours standby time.
Both contract and pay as you go options are available on the handset. Therefore, the plans for this handset are an ideal flexible option for those on a budget. SIM cards start from £20 ex VAT and call charges from 68p ex.VAT per minute.*Calls and text messages in satellite mode: Make calls and send SMS messages in satellite mode, whenever there is no terrestrial network available. The advanced omni-directional antenna ensures uninterrupted communications, offering seamless walk-and-talk functionality for calls-on-the-go. Long-lasting battery life: Thuraya XT-LITE enables reliable communications with a long-lasting battery. This provides up to six hours talk time and up to 80 hours standby time. Ease of use: Simply charge your phone and ensure that your SIM card is working. It’s that simple. You can then program the Thuraya XT-LITE to one of the 13 languages available (Simplified Chinese is available as a separate firmware). Supported by the most robust and powerful satellite network: Thuraya’s satellite network is renowned for having the most reliable satellite coverage. This includes approximately 160 countries or two-thirds of the globe. The Thuraya XT-LITE enables you to receive a call notification, even with the satellite antenna stowed, keeping you connected at all times. Additional features include: Address book, alarms, calculator, calendar, call logs, conference calls, contact groups, speed dialing, stopwatch and world time.
The Thuraya XT-LITE Package includes:
- Thuraya XT-LITE satellite phone
- Travel Charger (including 4 adaptors for EU, UK, AUS, China)
- USB Cable
- Quick-Start Info Sheet
- User Manual in 13 languages
- Thuraya NOVA SIM (excluding handset only option)