Thuraya SatSleeve Features & Product Details

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Features of Thuraya SatSleeve

Calls and text messages in satellite mode

Expand the horizons of your iPhone and use it in satellite mode across whenever there is no terrestrial network available.

Email on the go

Access emails in satellite mode, no matter where you are.

Take your favorite Apps with you

Use your favorite Apps such as Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and many more, so you can chat and update your profile in places that are beyond terrestrial network reach.

Compatibility with the iPhone

Add a reliable satellite connection to your iPhone, wherever you go. The SatSleeve App is available as a free download from the Apple App Store.


Simply dock your iPhone into the SatSleeve to enjoy satellite connectivity. Available in 12 languages, the user-friendly SatSleeve App allows you to easily integrate your iPhone address book for satellite calls and messages with the swipe of your fingers.

Enhanced safety features

Thuraya SatSleeve comes equipped with an Emergency Call button, allowing you to make an emergency phone call to one predefined number even without your iPhone docked.

Supported by the most robust and powerful satellite network

Thuraya’s satellite network is renowned for being the most powerful satellite coverage that covers over 140 countries or two-thirds of the globe. With the high penetration alerting capability (HPA), Thuraya SatSleeve enables you to receive calls even with the satellite antenna stowed, keeping you connected at all times.

Changeable smartphone adaptors

Different smartphone adaptors for the SatSleeve provide you with the flexibility to use the SatSleeve with recent smartphone models.

Download Thuraya SatSleeve App

You can download Thuraya SatSleeve app from Apple’s App store if you are using iPhone.

Thuraya SatSleeve Technical Specification


  • Main unit: 138 x 69 x 20 mm (h x w x d)
  • Adaptor: 142 x 69 x 13 mm (h x w x d)


  • Main unit: 171 g (with battery)
  • Adaptor: 49 g


  • 3.5 mm jack for headset
  • Micro USB for charging and upgrade
  • Bluetooth
  • WiFi
  • Docking connector with iPhone
  • DC Jack for charging

Battery: 3.7V Li-ion, 2440 mAh

Stand-by time: up to 36 hrs

Talk time: up to 3 hrs

Satellite Data speed: Download 60 kbps, Upload 15 kbps (GmPRS)

iPhone charging: iPhone charging via charging ports

Power supply: Output DC 5V / 2.0A (with EU/UK/CN/AUS adaptor)

Operating temperature: -10 to +55°C

Storage temperature: -20 to +70°C

App languages: English, Arabic, Bahasa Indonesia, Chinese (Simplified), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish

Adaptors: Adaptors for different smartphones models available