mini-VSAT Broadband

How did KVH become No.1 in maritime VSAT?

1 Published data speeds are maximum speeds and may vary in different regions and under different conditions.
2 Optional Belowdecks Mounting Case (KVH Part No. 72-0368) available for vessels without a rack.
3 Unless subject to in-country regulations. Restrictions apply. Visit www.kvh.com/warranty for details.

Attributes TracPhone V3-IP
  TracPhone V11-IP TracPhone V7-IP TracPhone V3-IP TracPhone V3-IP/Iridium Pilot System Bundle
Service Provider
mini-VSAT Broadband Service

mini-VSAT Broadband Service

mini-VSAT Broadband Service

TracPhone V3-IP:


Iridium Pilot:

Service KVH mini-VSAT Broadband Airtime
KVH mini-VSAT Broadband Airtime
KVH mini-VSAT Broadband Airtime
TracPhone V3-IP: mini-VSAT Broadband
Iridium Pilot: Iridium OpenPort
Antenna Type Dual-mode C/Ku-band
Ku-band
Ku-band
TracPhone V3-IP: Ku-band
Iridium Pilot: L-band
Belowdecks Equipment Integrated CommBox Modem (ICM)
Integrated CommBox Modem (ICM)
Integrated CommBox Modem (ICM)
TracPhone V3-IP: Integrated CommBox Modem (ICM)
Iridium Pilot: Iridium Router
Service Coverage Area Global except Arctic Regions
Seamless Worldwide Regions
Seamless Worldwide Regions
TracPhone V3-IP: Seamless Worldwide Regions
Iridium Pilot: Global, pole-to-pole
Maximum Download Speed1 4 Mbps

3 Mbps


2 Mbps
TracPhone V3-IP: 2 Mbps
Iridium Pilot: 134 Kbps
Maximum Upload Speed1 1 Mbps

512 Kbps


128 Kbps
TracPhone V3-IP: 128 Kbps
Iridium Pilot: 134 Kbps
Billing Method

Open (OP),

Metered (M),

Fixed (FX)


Open (OP),

Metered (M),

Fixed (FX)


Metered (M)


Metered (M)


Typical Cost per Minute for Voice (see rate sheet) Starting at $0.05 USD (speed-based plans)
Starting at $0.05 USD (speed-based plans)
$0.49 USD (metered plans)

$0.49 USD


$0.49 USD
Antenna Dish Diameter 1.1 m (42.5")
60 cm (24")
36.8 cm (14.5")
TracPhone V3-IP: 36.8 cm (14.5")
Antenna Unit Diameter x Height/Weight 1.2 m (D) x 1.4 m (h) / 109 kg
(48.8" (D) x 57.3" (h) / 240 lbs)
66.3 cm (D) x 79.2 cm (h) / 26.1 kg
(26.1" (D) x 31.2" (h) / 57.6 lbs)
39.4 cm (D) x 44.7 cm (h) / 11.3 kg
(15.5" (D) x 17.6" (h) / 25 lbs)
TracPhone V3-IP:
39.4 cm (D) x 44.7 cm (h) / 11.3 kg
(15.5" (D) x 17.6" (h) / 25 lbs)

Iridium Pilot:
57 cm (D) x 23 cm (h) / 11 kg
(22.4" (D) x 9" (h) / 24.3 lbs)
System Option: CommBox Software Bundles Available Standard or Enterprise Packages - see “Featured Options” on product page for details
Standard or Enterprise Packages - see “Featured Options” on product page for details
Standard or Enterprise Packages - see “Featured Options” on product page for details
Standard or Enterprise Packages - see “Featured Options” on product page for details
System Option: Built-in Crew Calling Gateway Available; contact Airtime Services for details
Available; contact Airtime Services for details
Restrictions; contact Airtime Services for details
Restrictions; contact Airtime Services for details
System Option: IP-MobileCast Services

Available; contact KVH for details


Available; contact KVH for details


Available; contact KVH for details


Available; contact KVH for details


System Option: Iridium Pilot Secondary System Available (P/N: 72-0537-01); see “Featured Options” for details
Available (P/N: 72-0537-01); see “Featured Options” for details
Available as standalone system (P/N: 72-0537-01) or V3-IP/Iridium Pilot System Bundle w/least cost routing (P/N: 01-0357-01); see product page for details.
N/A
IP-MobileCast Packages & Independent Channels Available

Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum, NEWSlink TV Channels, NEWSlink Print Channels, SPORTSlink Channels


Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum, NEWSlink TV Channels, NEWSlink Print Channels, SPORTSlink Channels


Bronze, NEWSlink Print, Channels, SPORTSlink Channel


Bronze, NEWSlink Print, Channels, SPORTSlink Channel


IP-MobileCast Operations Packages Available

TRAININGlink, FORECASTlink, CHARTlink


TRAININGlink, FORECASTlink, CHARTlink


TRAININGlink, FORECASTlink, CHARTlink


TRAININGlink, FORECASTlink, CHARTlink


MSRP (USD)

$74,995

Attractive Leasing
Options Available
Contact for Details

$35,995

Attractive Leasing
Options Available
Contact for Details

$16,995

Attractive Leasing
Options Available
Contact for Details

$22,495

Attractive Leasing
Options Available
Contact for Details

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