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Buy a Thuraya XT-Lite Satellite Phone

What do we think about this handset? 

If you’re looking to buy a Thuraya XT-Lite Satellite Phone, call us to get our 5 cents worth and see if this handset is right for you! 

It’s a great entry level device for a lot of users… It does what a basic satellite phone should do; make calls, send and receive text messages and can send your GPS location.  Keep it protected from the elements and it’ll last you years! Best bang for buck on the market particularly when including call plan costs.

Basic Overview
Battery Life – Good 
Call Quality – Great!
Ease of Use – Great! 
Robustness – Good, however no IP rating. 

What Thuraya says about this handset…

Thuraya XT-Lite Satellite Phone
Thuraya XT-Lite

“Thuraya’s XT-LITE is the world’s best-value satellite phone. Designed for cost-conscious users, this reliable satellite handset offers a clear and uninterrupted connection at an unbeatable price.

An easy-to-use satellite phone, users can make phone calls and send SMS messages in satellite mode. If you’re about to embark on a journey of mountain-climbing or desert crossings, Thuraya’s XT-LITE is the best choice on the market for keeping you in touch with friends and family – at an affordable price.”

Thuraya XT-Lite

• New: $1,050 incl GST, (out of stock) delivery, 12 month warranty, dolfin hard case, and “What’s in the Box”
• Ex-Hire: $845 incl GST, delivery, 12 month warranty, dolfin hard case, 12v USB cigarette lighter adapter and “What’s in the Box”

To buy the Thuraya XT-Lite satellite phone give us a call and we’ll get you talking.
Prices listed are Australian Dollars.
Purchases are subject to our Refund and Return Policy Products will be dispatch within 1-2 working days from date of payment receipt.
• Voice calls
• SMS two-way
• SMS to email
• GPS navigation
• Glare-resistant display with high contrast menu for easy readability in direct sunlight
• Long life battery
• Send user defined messages with GPS coordinates
• Organiser – alarm, scheduling assistant, calculator & stopwatch
• Conference call capable
• Connectivity: Satellite voice and SMS
• Dimensions: 128 x 53 x 27mm
• Weight with battery: 185g
• Battery: 3.7V 2680mAh – up to 6 hours talk time /up to 80 hours standby
• Thuraya XT-LITE handset
• Rechargeable battery
• 240vac wall charger
• USB cable
• User manual


EPIRBhire has now started a sister business and website to focus exclusively on the sale of new satellite phones and the well-looked after ex-hire satellite phones from EPIRBhire. Our new site is a well-organised Shopify format where you will find everything you need. If you need to buy a satellite phone one of the best places is Head to new Shopify site and let us know what you think.

Want to try before you buy?

Hire one first and we’ll put 1/2 the hire price towards a purchase – call us to discuss!

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