Hughes 9201 (BGAN)

The HNS 9201 combines ultimate performance with an extremely rugged design. It is the highest bandwidth terminal in the range and the only one to support WLAN connectivity.

It is ideal for either single users using bandwidth-hungry applications, such as live video, or for small teams that need to set up a temporary office with high-speed connectivity to standard data applications.


Broadband Satellite IP Terminal and WLAN Access Point

High Speed Data and Voice Worldwide via Inmarsat BGAN Service

The HUGHES® 9201 Broadband Satellite IP Terminal and WLAN Access Point is your gateway to global communications. The 9201 allows you to simultaneously send and receive IP packet and circuit switched data via USB, Ethernet, ISDN and WLAN interfaces over the Inmarsat BGAN satellite network.

Key Benefits

Main Features

  • 492 kbps IP data (transmit & receive)
  • ISDN voice (4 kbps)
  • ISDN data (64 kbps)
  • Allows simultaneous use of all interfaces (Ethernet, USB, ISDN and WLAN)
  • WLAN access point
  • Multi-user capability (up to 11 simultaneous sessions)
  • Selectable Quality of Service (32 k, 64 k, 128 k or 256 k)

Easy to Use in Semi-Fixed and Portable Environments
The rugged design of the 9201 allows the terminal to be installed outside in extreme weather conditions for extended periods of time. Multiple user support allows your entire team to share a single 9201 simultaneously, providing the site with a broadband local area network. The terminal’s small size and weight allows you to easily move it from site to site and be connected again within minutes. When you’re at a remote site, sending and receiving the information you need is critical. The Inmarsat BGAN service, together with the 9201, offers a true alternative network that enables corporate teams to communicate their critical information—anywhere, anytime.

Other highlights

  • Full IP compatibility—email, file transfer (FTP), VPN, browsing, etc.
  • Compatible with the following VPNs: Cisco–VPN Client V1 or V2.6.3, Nortel–Contivity VPN Client V04_15.06, Netscreen–Remote Client 8.1, Checkpoint–V4.1, and SonicWall.
  • Cost effective “always-on” access—only charged for data sent and received
  • Easy to install and connects in minutes
  • UMTS IP based services
  • ISDN Supplementary Services
  • FCC, CE, and GMPCS certified

Designed and developed by Hughes, a world leader in satellite systems and services for over 30 years with 1.2 million satellite terminals shipped to over 100 countries.

Details / Specs


Manufacturer Hughes
Name 9201 IP Terminal

Phyical Characteristics

Weight 2.5kgs
The terminal's small size and weight allows you to easily move it from site to site and be connected again within minutes.


Length: 27.5 cm
Width: 34.5 cm
Depth: 5.0 cm

Data Capabilities

Standard 492Kbps (Send)
Data 492Kbps (Receive)










Interfaces USB
and WLAN


Power AC mains power adapter (110-240 VAC)