Iridium AxcessPoint

Iridium AxcessPoint

Overview

Combined with your Iridium satellite phone, Iridium AxcessPoint creates a wi-fi hotspot, wherever you are in the world, enabling you to use your smartphone and/or laptop to check emails and stay connected to the office, or keep in touch with family and friends – anytime, anywhere. Usage charges are billed per minute once the Internet connection is established, until you disconnect your Iridium AxcessPoint.

Included with Iridium AxcessPoint device is Iridium AxcessPoint Mail & Web that accelerates email messaging and web browsing when used with Iridium satellite phones and compatible wi-fi devices. It can be used either as a downloadable app for your Android or iOS device, or with the set-up instructions for your Windows or Mac laptop, or Blackberry device.

Iridium AxcessPoint Mail & Web allows you to:

  • Draft and view emails offline
  • Configure email size to minimize connection time
  • Queue up emails to be sent up to 15x faster than web-based services
  • Retrieve emails from external accounts
  • Block pop ups, remove ads and background images, and
  • Compress web pages for download speeds of 3-5x faster than uncompressed pages

Updated Iridium AxcessPoint Mail & Web app now available for smartphones


With support for both Apple iOS and Android platforms, the updated Iridium AxcessPoint Mail & Web app provides exciting new features, such as social media support and photo transfer capabilities.

The easy-to-use interface enables users to share their experiences with friends, contacts and followers by simply:

  • Selecting Facebook or Twitter, entering their update and pressing ‘Go
  • Emailing any new or existing image in the photo gallery with the ‘Send Photo’ function

Find out more.

Support for Iridium 9505A satellite phones


Existing Iridium 9505A satellite phone users can now connect with Iridium AxcessPoint to take advantage of capabilities provided by Iridium AxcessPoint Mail & Web software. Using the new Iridium 9505A accessories bundle for Iridium AxcessPoint, you can connect your Iridium 9505A phones to an Iridium AxcessPoint Wi-Fi device via a USB cable and adapter.

Note: Firmware update is required on Iridium AxcessPoint to support Iridium 9505A satellite phones. To download the firmware, click here.