Satellite Phone – Iridium Go + Sim card with 300 Africa mins valid for 1 year

R21,735.00 Excl

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
and in touch wherever you are, whenever you need, with the devices you rely on everyday.

SKU: IRD GO Category:


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
  • SMS two-way
  • GPS tracking
  • SOS alert

It 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, this satellite phone 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

The price quoted is net of the 5% discount for payment by EFT

Airtime Info:

Iridium airtime is available in two different packages i.e. Standard and Africa.

The Standard package can be used for calls originating anywhere in the world to anywhere in the world.

The Africa package can only be used for calls originating anywhere in Africa to anywhere in the world.


Standard African
Calls From Anywhere *Africa/ Indian Ocean Islands 
Calls to Anywhere Anywhere
Airtime Vouchers Denomination Validity Denomination Validity
(Minutes) (Months) (Minutes) (Months)
Voucher 1   75   1 300 12
Voucher 2  200  6  –
Voucher 3 600  12  –  –
Voucher 4 3,000  24  –  –
Voucher 5 5,000  24  –  –
Call Type Cost/min ** Cost/min
Iridium-Iridium 0.83 0.88
Iridium – Fixed/Mobile 1.66 1.17
 Data Calls 1.66 1.17
 Direct Internet 1.66 1.17
 Iridium – Satellite 14.94 15.75
 Voicemail 0.83 0.88
 SMS 0.17 0.58
 24/7 Cust. Service Free Free
 Received Calls Free Free
 Received SMS Free Free
 Balance Enquiry Free Free

**Standard cost per minute is based on the 500 minute package. Above prices are in US Dollars. A sim card is required. SIM cards can be recharged an unlimited number of times.
Standard minutes cannot be recharged with Africa minutes and vice versa.
Unused minutes are carried forward if the recharge occurs before the expiry date.
Billing increment is 20 seconds.
All airtime supplied is subject to our Master Airtime Agreement.

*Countries in African Region:

Algeria Angola Benin  Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi  Cameroon Cape Verde Central African Republic  Chad Comoros Congo  Democratic Republic of Congo Djibouti Egypt  Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Ethiopia  Gabon The Gambia Ghana  Gunea Guinea-Bissau Ivory Coast  Juan De Nova Island Kenya Lesotho  Liberia Libya Madagascar  Malawi Mali  Mauritania Mauritius
Mayotte  Morocco Mozambique Namibia  Niger Nigeria Rwanda  Sao Tome and Principe Senegal  Sierra Leona Somalia South Africa  Price Edwards Island Sudan Swaziland
Tanzania Togo Tunisia Uganda Zambia Zimbabwe

Iridium Go Airtime – OPTIONAL

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