Your mobile devices will now work everywhere.

Iridium GO!™ creates the first ever reliable global connection for voice and text messaging on your smartphone or up to 5 mobile devices. No worries. No roaming charges. Just connected
Iridium-Go-2and in touch wherever you are, whenever you need, with the devices you rely on everyday.

Take personal communications further

Iridium GO!™ is unlike anything the world has seen before. Powered by the world’s furthest reaching network, this compact, rugged and portable unit dramatically extends the capabilities of any smartphone or tablet by creating a satellite-backed hotspot – anywhere on the planet.

Transform your smartphone

Iridium GO! instantly transforms your trusted device into a global communications powerhouse. For corporate climbers and weekend warriors, individuals, enterprises or governments, for anyone who is on the move, out of range or off the grid – by land or at sea – Iridium GO! enables reliable voice and data capabilities for your smartphone or up to 5 mobile devices.


Simply flip up the integrated antenna and the battery-powered unit connects quickly and automatically to the Iridium LEO satellite constellation to create an anywhere hotspot within approximately a 30.5-meter (100 foot) radius.


Iridium GO! supports a full range of global communications, including:

  • Voice calls
  • Email access
  • Applications
  • Twitter posting
  • Photo sharing
  • SMS two-way
  • GPS tracking
  • SOS alert


Iridium GO! is small enough to fit in your pocket and — like other Iridium devices — tough enough to withstand rain, sand, dust and rough use. It can easily be:

  • Carried or stowed in your backpack, or
  • Mounted in vehicles, aircraft and boats for mobile applications


Combining the best that both satellite and cellular phones offer, Iridium GO! is the first in a whole new category of personal satellite connectivity devices. It is also a powerful development platform optimized for Iridium partners to build applications.


Compatible with Apple® and Android™ operating systems and supported by affordable plans that keep voice and data costs reasonable, Iridium GO!:

  • Leverages and extends your existing trusted devices,
  • Allows connections to be shared among multiple users, and
  • Eliminates roaming charges

How to use the Iridium Go:

Iridium Go Airtime – Optional – (Std or Africa Iridium Airtime can also be used)

Airtime is available in 2 denominations ie  400 Go Mins (12,000 units valid for 6 months)  or 1,000 Go Mins (30,000 units valid for 12 months). Call cost per min is listed below


 Plan 400 min  1000 min 
Call Type  Units/min  Cost/min  Cost/min
Iridium – GO! Data (via Access Number 88160000330) 30 1.56 0.97
Iridium to Fixed – Voice and Data 60 3.13 1.94
Iridium to Iridium Voice 10 0.52 0.32
Iridium to Voicemail 30 1.56 0.97
Iridium to Other Satellite 540 28.13 17.46
Iridium – Iridium Data 30 1.56 0.97
2 Stage Dialling 60 3.13 0.94
SMS (Per Message) 60 3.13 0.94