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Thuraya IP

ThurayaIP satellite terminal offers Broadband Data Service through a highly compact, ultra lightweight and advanced satellite modem. Engineered to provide faster speeds in Broadband Data Communication, ThurayaIP offers superior 'Always on' super fast and efficient Internet access even from the most remote regions in more than 120 countries in the world.


Thuraya offers cost-effective satellite-based mobile telephone services to nearly one third of the globe. Through its dynamic dual-mode satellite handsets and products, Thuraya enhances freedom of movement and connectivity.

Thuraya's US$1 billion regional mobile telecommunications via satellite (GMPCS) system helps meet the need for affordable, high-quality mobile phone services to urban hubs as well as remote communities. Through partnership with leading national telecom and mobile communications companies, Thuraya provides blanket coverage to more than 110 countries in Europe, North, Central Africa and large parts of Southern Africa, the Middle East, Central and South Asia: a landmass inhabited by an estimated 2.3 billion people.

Thuraya was founded in the UAE in 1997 by a consortium of leading national telecommunications operators and international investment houses. The turnkey project was built by US satellite manufacturer Boeing Satellite Systems formerly Hughes. The Thuraya-1 satellite was successfully launched on board a Sea Launch Zenit-3SL rocket from the equator in the middle of the Pacific Ocean on 21st October 2000. The launch was a record success, as it was the first satellite initiated from the Middle East and also the satellite was the heaviest to be launched ever.

Key Benefits

Choice of multi performance options
Access your data applications with multiple performance options to suit your various operation requirements:
1 - "Standard" background IP service with bandwidth of up to 444Kbps for Internet access, etc
2 - Dedicated streaming IP services ranging from 16Kbps to 384Kbps for bandwidth hungry applications like video streaming.

Exceptionally small in size (AS size), ThurayaIP can be easily moved across locations and set up instantly.

Highly Competitive
Offers the most attractive and competitive service with volume based charging via various bundling options and unlimited usage price plans.

Conforms to IP55 standard ingress protection standards; enabling outdoor installation in extreme weather conditions for extended periods of time.

Unmatched Flexibility
Easy to use in both portable and semi-fixed environments, instant LAN setup through multi-user support allows an entire team to share a single unit.

Simply connect ThurayaIP to a laptop, point to the satellite and enjoy satellite Broadband services.

Stand Alone
Easy to setup and start working - no laptop or PC is required to navigate setup. An embedded button and LCD in the terminal guides you through the whole setup control.

Complete security with GmPRS encryption
Connect seamlessly via your preferred VPN application.

Details / Specs


Manufacturer Thuraya
Name Thuraya IP

Phyical Characteristics

Weight 1.3kg


terminal and battery Size 150mm x 240mm x 50mm (AS size)

Data Capabilities

Standard Background IP - Up to 444Kbps over a shared channel


Streaming IP w/o Antenna - 16,32,64,128,256 Kbps / Streaming IP
w/ Antenna - 16,32,64,128,256,384 Kbps










Power INPUT: 12 VDC
External Power - Mains power supply adapter, 100-240V AC at 50-60Hz
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