Thuraya SatSleeve

Thuraya SatSleeve

SatSleeveThuraya SatSleeve is a fast and simple way to transform your iPhone into a satellite phone. The Thuraya SatSleeve packs a whole lot of innovation into a sleek and elegant form factor that supports the communication needs of iPhone users when travelling outside of GSM coverage. Simply insert your iPhone into the SatSleeve and put the entire world within reach, ensuring connectivity through phone calls and SMS via satellite mode. You can talk longer too as the Thuraya SatSleeve comes with a built-in battery pack that extends the life of your iPhone battery. With the Thuraya SatSleeve, your iPhone is ready to meet the world.

For iPhone:

For Android:


  • Calls and text messages in satellite mode – Expand the horizons of your Phone and use it in satellite mode whenever there are no terrestrial networks available.
  • Compatibility with the iPhone – Add a reliable satellite connection to your Phone, wherever you go. The SatSleeve App is available as a free download from the Apple App Store.
  • User-friendly – Simply dock your Phone into the SatSleeve to enjoy satellite connectivity. Available in 12 languages, the user-friendly SatSleeve App allows you to easily integrate your Phone address book for satellite calls and text messages with the swipe of your fingers.
  • Extend battery life – Acting as a backup battery for the Phone, Thuraya SatSleeve enables you to operate for longer periods of time without worrying about power running out.
  • Enhanced safety – Thuraya SatSleeve comes equipped with an Emergency Call button – you can make a phone call to one predefined number even without your Phone docked.
  • Thuraya satellite network coverage – Thuraya’s satellite network covers more than 140 countries. With the high penetration alerting capability, Thuraya SatSleeve enables you to receive calls even with the satellite antenna stowed, keeping you connected at all times.

Thuraya’s Coverage Area

The Thuraya SatSleeve enables you to stay connected and communicate via satellite mode using your smartphone – from anywhere under the coverage area of Thuraya’s satellite network, which extends across approximately 160 countries in Asia, Africa, Australia, Europe and the Middle East.
Thuraya’s congestion-free network automatically re-allocates network resource to any single spot beam, allowing Thuraya SatSleeve users to enjoy uninterrupted connectivity beyond the reach of terrestrial communications and cellular networks. Wherever your mission or business operations take you, the Thuraya SatSleeve provides the advantage of reliable satellite communications even in the most challenging environments and remote locations. With the Thuraya SatSleeve, your smartphone is ready to meet the world.

Technical Specifications

  • Dimensions: Main unit 178 g (with battery)
  • Connectivity: 3.5 mm jack for headset, Micro USB for charging and upgrade, DC charging jack
  • Battery: 3.7V Li-ion, 2440 mAh
  • Talk time: up to 3 hours
  • Standby time: Up to 36 hrs
  • Satellite Data speed: Download up to 60 kbps, Upload up to 15 kbps (GmPRS)
  • Power supply: Output DC 5V / 2.0A (with EU/UK/CN/AUS adapters)
  • Operating temperature: -10 ℃ to +55 ℃
  • Storage temperature: -20 ℃ to +70 ℃
  • App languages: English, Arabic, Bahasa Indonesia, Chinese (simplified), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
  • Download the App: APP_play