Iridium 9555 Handheld Satellite Phone

Truly Global, Works Everywhere

shows how portable the Iridium 9555 Satellite phone isTake care of the Iridium 9555 and it will take care of you.  When it’s all said and done, is there a more important reason to own a device that can make and receive phone calls anywhere on the planet?!

You’re reading this so you already have an interest in satellite phones, now it’s just a matter of choosing the right model.  Let’s start with this, you can find a less expensive solution than the 9555 but you can’t find a better one.  Cut corners somewhere else, not with a communication technology like this that could one day save your life!

Quite simply the 9555 is the most powerful Iridium satellite phone on the market today.   Completely redesigned with the user in mind, the all-new 9555 spares nothing when it comes to innovation.  Fully 1/3 smaller than its predecessor the 9505A, the 9555 incorporates a more hand-friendly form factor with an intuitive user interface, has an internally stowed antenna, features an incredibly enhanced screen with built in speaker phone and that’s just for starters.

The only thing you’ll like better than its solid look and feel is how incredibly easy it is to operate

The 9555 has enhanced SMS and email messaging functionality, headset and hands-free capability and athe keypad of the Iridium 9555 Satellite phone mini-USB port.  If you like we can even get you a local telephone number using your own home area code!  Compact physical footprint for streamlined portability. Water, shock and dust resistant for unparalleled durability.  Check out this docking station for a more permanent solution in your home or office.

100% Worldwide Connectivity

If your interested in having a fully integrated, customizable GPS online tracking and programmable emergency notification service, the Iridium Extreme Handset may be more ideal for you.


Check out this video below for the 9555 in action.

Features and Benefits


  • L x W x D: 5.63” x 2.17” x 1.18” (143 x 55 x 30 mm)
  • Weight: 9.4 oz (266g)
  • Talk time: Up to 4 hours
  • Standby time: Up to 30 hours
  • Operating range: 14 to 131ºF (-10 to 55ºC)


  • 200 character illuminated monochrome, backlit LCD graphic display
  • Volume, signal and battery strength meters
  • Illuminated weather-resistant keypad

Calling Features

  • Integrated speakerphone
  • Quick-connect to Iridium voicemail
  • Two-way SMS and short email capability
  • Pre-programmable International Access Code (00 or +)
  • Mailbox for voice, numeric and text messages
  • 8 alert and ringtones


  • 100 alpha numeric memory storage, with capacity for multiple phone numbers, email addresses and notes
  • SIM-based address book with 155 alpha numeric memory storage
  • Call history retains received, missed and dialed calls
  • One-touch dialing

Usage Control Features

  • Call timers to manage costs
  • Keypad lock and PIN lock for additional security


  • Circuit-switched: Up to 13kbps with compression
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