Thuraya X5-Touch Satellite Smartphone
The Thuraya X5-Touch is the world’s first Android based satellite & GSM phone offering unparalleled flexibility. It runs on the Android operating system and has a 5.2” full HD touchscreen for users who frequently move in and out of terrestrial coverage across a range of market sectors including government missions, energy projects, enterprise communications, and NGO deployments. It offers fast and simple connectivity on the move, in remote areas normally beyond the reach of smartphones.
The Thuraya X5-Touch device runs on the Android platform from Google. A range of Google applications and services are preinstalled on your device, for example Gmail, Google Maps, Google Chrome, Google Search and the Google Play Store which gives you access to a multitude of available 3rd party apps
The X5-Touch comes equipped with a 5.2” full HD touchscreen made of glare resistant Gorilla® glass. The toughened glass also works while the display is wet or while you are wearing gloves.
The Thuraya X5-Touch is the most rugged phone in the industry with IP67 standard and compliance with MIL 810 G/F. That means the phone is full dust and water protected and tested to withstand shock, vibration and extreme temperature.
DUAL MODE. DUAL SIM.
Communicate seamlessly in satellite and GSM mode: The Thuraya X5-Touch works over Thuraya’s L-band satellite network as well as GSM 2G/3G/4G/LTE networks. It comes equipped with two nano SIM card slots for complete flexibility and choice. Choose from a combination of both a Thuraya SIM card and a GSM SIM card, or any combination of SIM cards that meets your requirements.
SAT AND GSM “ALWAYS ON”
Make and receive calls simultaneously on both networks with the unique SAT and GSM “Always On” function. For a true dual experience, you can receive calls on your GSM number even when on an active satellite call and vice versa.
ADVANCED NAVIGATION CAPABILITIES
The phone comes equipped with GPS, BeiDou, and Glonass systems for the highest flexibility in all regions. Use the preinstalled navigation and tracking apps to send your current location details to pre-defined numbers via SMS or email, based on pre-set time intervals, distance travelled or when moving inside or outside your pre-set geofence.
MOST POWERFUL BATTERY
Equipped with the most powerful battery in the industry, the X5-Touch has a talk-time of up to 11 hours and a standby time of up to 100 hours enabling reliable communications whenever you need it across an extended period of time.
DEDICATED SOS BUTTON
The Thuraya X5-Touch has a dedicated SOS button, which is easy to use in times of distress. Even when the phone is switched off, simply press and hold the SOS button for 3 seconds, which starts the handset and triggers the SOS call (and/or SMS) to any pre-programmed number.
MAKE THE MOST OUT OF YOUR CAMERA
With the front and rear cameras take photos and videos anywhere. Enjoy state-of-the-art features like built-in flash, panorama mode, face detection and many more.
EXPAND YOUR PHONE MEMORY
With a dedicated Micro-SD slot, expand your phone memory up to 32GB and make sure you don’t run out of memory when you need it.
CONNECT ANYWAY YOU WANT
Enjoy using your X5-Touch in a multi-device world. The phone comes with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and NFC connectivity making it easy to connect.
The Thuraya X5-Touch facilitates reliable and efficient walk-and-talk communications due to the combination of high performance satellites from Thuraya’s network and an omni-directional antenna designed to ensure enhanced mobility.
BRING YOUR OWN APP (BYOA)
The Android platform on the Thuraya X5-Touch allows every customer and every developer to personalize the phone to their needs and to take advantage of the vast range of customization that Android provides. Don’t like the preinstalled keyboard or browser? Just download other ones from Google Play. Choose from a wide range of apps that are readily available from third party developers. The phone also integrates easily with wearables like smartwatches, healthcare wearables, etc.
- via satellite
Circuit switched: 9.6 kbit/s
GmPRS Download / Upload: 60 / 15 kbit/s
- via LTE
up to 300/150 Mbit/s download/upload
- PC compatibility: Windows 10, 8/8.1, 7
- 16 GB eMMC
- 2 GB RAM
- up to 32 GB with optional micro-SD card
- GSM / GPRS / EDGE: 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
- LTE: B1 (2100), B3 (1800), B5 (850), B7 (2600), B8 (900), B20 (800), B40 (2300), B41 (2500)
- UMTS / HSPA: B1 (2100), B2 (1900), B5 (850), B8 (900)
- Li-Polymer 3,800 mAh @ 3.8 V
- Standby up to 100 hours
- Talk time up to 13 hours
- USB-C for charging and data transmission
- 3,5 mm earphone
- Antenna connector for external antennna
- WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
- Bluetooth 4.1
- FM radio
Dimensions and Weight
- Dimensions (incl. antenna): 145 (163) x 78 x 24 mm
- Weight: 262 g incl. battery
- IP67 ingress protection dust and splash water
- Storage temperature: -20°C to +70°C
- Operation temperature: -20°C to +60°C
- Humidity: 5% bis 95% RH (at 45°C)
- Arabic, Bahasa, Chinese (simplified), Chinese (traditional), English, Farsi, French, German, Indonesia, Italian, Japanese, Korean Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, Urdu
SUPPORTED DOCUMENTSThuraya X5-Touch Satellite Smartphone
Thuraya X5-Touch Satellite Smartphone Factsheet
Thuraya X5-Touch Satellite Smartphone User Manual
You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).
You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).
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