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* KVH is the world’s No. 1 maritime VSAT supplier as measured by vessels equipped with mini‑VSAT Broadband service, according to NSR’s Maritime SATCOM Markets, 4th Edition, June 2016, and the COMSYS Maritime VSAT Report, 4th Edition, March 2015.
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.

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TracPhone V7HTS
 
 
 
TracPhone V3-IP
 
 
  TracPhone V7-HTS TracPhone V11-IP TracPhone V7-IP TracPhone V3-IP TracPhone V3-IP/Iridium Pilot System Bundle
Service KVH mini-VSAT Broadband HTS
KVH mini-VSAT Broadband
KVH mini-VSAT Broadband
KVH mini-VSAT Broadband
TracPhone V3-IP: mini-VSAT Broadband
Iridium Pilot: Iridium OpenPort
Antenna Type Ku-band
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)
Integrated CommBox Modem (ICM)
TracPhone V3-IP: Integrated CommBox Modem (ICM)
Iridium Pilot: Iridium Router
Service Coverage Area Seamless Worldwide Regions
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 10 Mbps
4 Mbps
3 Mbps
2 Mbps
TracPhone V3-IP: 2 Mbps
Iridium Pilot: 134 Kbps
Maximum Upload Speed1 3 Mbps
1 Mbps
512 Kbps
128 Kbps
TracPhone V3-IP: 128 Kbps
Iridium Pilot: 134 Kbps
Billing Method High Speed (HS),
Unlimited Use (UL)

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/min USD
Starting at $0.05/min USD for OP and FX plans; $0.49/min USD for M plans
Starting at $0.05/min USD for OP and FX plans; $0.49/min USD for M plans
$0.49 USD
$0.49 USD
Antenna Dish Diameter 60 cm (24")
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 66.6 cm (D) x 79.2 cm (h) / 26.1 kg
(26.1" (D) x 31.2" (h) / 57.6 lbs)
1.2 m (D) x 1.4 m (h) / 109 kg
(48.8" (D) x 57.3" (h) / 240 lbs)
66.6 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
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
Available; contact Airtime Services for details
Available; contact Airtime Services for details
Restrictions; contact Airtime Services for details
System Option: IP-MobileCast Services Available; Operations Data Services Only; FORECASTlink, CHARTlink, TRAININGlink; see ipmobilecast.com or contact KVH for details
Available; Operations Data Services Only; FORECASTlink, CHARTlink, TRAININGlink; see ipmobilecast.com or contact KVH for details
Available; Operations Data Services Only; FORECASTlink, CHARTlink, TRAININGlink; see ipmobilecast.com or contact KVH for details
Available; Operations Data Services Only; FORECASTlink, TRAININGlink; see ipmobilecast.com or contact KVH for details
Available; Operations Data Services Only; FORECASTlink, TRAININGlink; (only when within mini-VSAT Broadband coverage) see ipmobilecast.com or 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
(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
Service Provider
mini-VSAT Broadband Service with HTS

mini-VSAT Broadband Service

mini-VSAT Broadband Service

mini-VSAT Broadband Service

TracPhone V3-IP:


Iridium Pilot:

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1 Published data speeds are maximum speeds and may vary in different regions and under different conditions.
2 Unless subject to in-country regulations. Restrictions apply. Visit www.kvh.com/warranty for details.

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  TracPhone FB500 TracPhone FB250 TracPhone FB150
Service Provider

Inmarsat
Airtime Services
KVH offers great
rates with special
benefits & services!
more info


Inmarsat
Airtime Services
KVH offers great
rates with special
benefits & services!
more info


Inmarsat
Airtime Services
KVH offers great
rates with special
benefits & services!
more info


Service

Inmarsat FleetBroadband


Inmarsat FleetBroadband


Inmarsat FleetBroadband


Service Coverage Area

Global

 


Global

 


Global

 


Maximum Download Speed1

432 Kbps

 


284 Kbps

 


150 Kbps

 


Maximum Upload Speed1

432 Kbps


284 Kbps


150 Kbps


Billing Method

Metered


Metered


Metered


Typical Cost per MB (see rate sheet)

$18.73 USD


$18.73 USD


$18.73 USD


Typical Cost per Minute for Voice (see rate sheet)

$.89 USD


$.89 USD


$.89 USD


Antenna Unit Diameter x Height/Weight 26" x 27"/40lbs
(66 cm x 69 cm/18 kg)
19" x 21"/20 lbs
(48 cm x 53 cm/9 kg)
13" x 14"/11 lbs
(33 cm x 34 cm/5 kg)
Alternate Antenna Unit Diameter x Height/Weight 35" x 39"/77 lbs
(89 cm x 99 cm/35 kg)
11" x 12"/11 lbs
(27 cm x 30 cm/5 kg)
11” x 12”/9 lbs
(27 cm x 29 cm/4 kg)
Matching TracVision Unit

Standard - TV6, HD7

Alternate - TV8


Standard - TV5

Alternate - not available

Standard - TV1 

Alternate - not available
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1 Published data speeds are maximum speeds and may vary in different regions and under different conditions.
2 Unless subject to in-country regulations. Restrictions apply. Visit www.kvh.com/warranty for details.

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  TracPhone F77
Service Provider

Inmarsat
Airtime Services
KVH offers great
rates with special
benefits & services!
more info


Service

Inmarsat Fleet


Service Coverage Area

Global

 


Maximum Download Speed1

64 Kbps (Global)
128 Kbps (Spotbeam)

 


Maximum Upload Speed1 64 Kbps (Global)
128 Kbps (Spotbeam)
Billing Method

Metered


Typical Cost per MB (see rate sheet)

$32.00 USD


Typical Cost per Minute for Voice (see rate sheet)

$1.89 USD


Antenna Unit Diameter x Height/Weight 33" x 35"/57 lbs
(84 cm x 89 cm/26 kg)
Alternate Antenna Unit Diameter x Height/Weight 35" x 39"/77 lbs
(89 cm x 99 cm/35 kg)
Matching TracVision Unit Standard - not available

Alternate - TV8


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