Garmin - inReach Explorer®+

You may venture off the grid, but you’re never out of reach – as long as you’re carrying an inReach SE+ or inReach Explorer+. These handheld satellite communicators are designed for the outdoor enthusiast who wants to roam farther and experience more – without compromising their loved ones‘ peace of mind. From back country experiences to international adventures, inReach provides communication, location sharing, navigation and critical SOS functions for anyone who loves getting away from it all, on land, water or in the skies.

Technical Specifications & Features

  • 100% global Iridium® satellite coverage enables two-way text messaging from anywhere (satellite subscription required)
  • Trigger an interactive SOS to the 24/7 search and rescue monitoring center
  • Track and share location with friends and family on web-based MapShare® portal
  • Pair with mobile devices¹ using the free Earthmate® app for access to downloadable maps², U.S. NOAA charts, color aerial imagery and more
  • Reach Explorer+ device adds preloaded DeLorme® TOPO maps with onscreen GPS routing plus built-in digital compass, barometric altimeter and accelerometer
  • Request weather forecasts for current location and planned destination
  • Send and receive text messages to SMS and email
  • Virtual keyboard for custom text messaging
  • Wireless compatible (Bluetooth®)


Physical Dimensions 2.7″ x 6.5″ x 1.5″ (6.8 x 16.4 x 3.8 cm) with Keypad and SOS Door Bump
Weight 7.5 oz (213.0 g)
Water Rating IPX7
Battery Rechargeable Internal Lithium Ion
Display Type Transflective Color TFT
Display Size 1.4″W x 1.9″H (3.5 x 4.7 cm); 2.31″ Diag (5.9 cm)
Display Resolution 200 x 265 Pixels
Battery Life Up to 100 hours at 10-minute tracking mode (default); up to 75 hours at 10-minute tracking with 1-second logging; up to 30 days at the 30-minute interval power save mode; and up to 3 years when powered off
Memory/History 2 GB