A Feature-rich Handset that Raises the Bar on Toughness

Iridium Extreme® combines market-leading toughness with an unmatched feature set including location awareness and a fully integrated SOS button with emergency response service — all in one compact handset.

A Feature-rich Handset that Raises the Bar on Toughness

Iridium Extreme® combines market-leading toughness with an unmatched feature set including location awareness and a fully integrated SOS button with emergency response service — all in one compact handset.

Versatile Communications in the Palm of Your Hand

Iridium’s most compact handset to date, Iridium Extreme® is enhanced with more features and unique accessories than ever before:

  • Up to (4) hours of talk time, (30) hours of standby
  • Enhanced SMS and email messaging capability
  • GPS-enabled location-based services
  • Supports online tracking and Google Mapping services
  • Accessories to provide global voice calling and text messaging solutions for your smartphone, everywhere

"Iridium Extreme simply gives you the reliability and peace of mind that other satellite handsets just cannot."

~ Brian Heaven, Pivotel

"What sets the Iridium Extreme handset apart is the SOS and on-board GPS. You can quickly and easily send for help and responders can be notified of your exact location, so a search and rescue simply becomes a rescue."

~ Brian Heaven, Pivotel

"Super compact. Super lightweight. Great battery life"

~ Court Ogilvie, Executive, International Non-Profit Organization

Equipped to Deal With Emergencies

If you ever find yourself in a tough spot, Iridium Extreme® is ready to help with a dedicated, programmable, one-touch SOS button. With one push, you can access 24/7 emergency assistance anywhere in the world by registering for GEOS Emergency Monitoring through Travel Safety Group Limited.

Built to Take a Beating

Tough and rugged, Iridium Extreme® is engineered to support high-usage customers in harsh conditions — everywhere:

  • Military-grade (MIL-STD 810F) durability
  • Ingress Protection (IP) rating of IP65
  • Dust proof, shock resistant and jet-water resistant
  • Includes speakerphone and wind-resistant microphone
  • Diamond treaded tapered grip provides superior in-hand ergonomics

What’s in the Box?

  • Travel Charger with International Adapters
  • Car Charger
  • Leather Case
  • USB Data Cable
  • Accessory Adapters (2X)
  • Magnetic Vehicle-mount Antenna with 5’ Cable
  • Hands-free Earpiece with Microphone
  • Quick Start Guides in Multiple Languages

What’s in the box

  • Travel charger with international adapters
  • Car charger
  • Leather case
  • USB data cable
  • User manual
  • Quick Start guide
  • CD-ROM with software
  • 2 accessory adapters
  • Magnetic vehicle mount antenna with 5’ cable
  • Hands-free earpiece with microphone

Convenient Calling Plans

Iridium Voice Services offer a variety of calling plans designed to meet the needs of customers using Iridium satellite phones. Whether you prefer the convenience of a prepaid plan or the peace of mind of a postpaid plan, the choice is yours.

Convenient Calling Plans

Iridium Voice Services offer a variety of calling plans designed to meet the needs of customers using Iridium satellite phones. Whether you prefer the convenience of a prepaid plan or the peace of mind of a postpaid plan, the choice is yours.

Resources

BrochureLast UpdatedSize
Jan 17, 20183.71 MB
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File Name: BR_Iridium Extreme_Brochure_AR_JUL12.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land
Jan 17, 20181.82 MB
Size: 1.82 MB
File Name: BR_Iridium Extreme_Brochure_ENG_JUN15.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land
Jan 17, 20183.65 MB
Size: 3.65 MB
File Name: BR_Iridium Extreme_Brochure_FR_JUL12.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land
Jan 17, 20183.65 MB
Size: 3.65 MB
File Name: BR_Iridium Extreme_Brochure_POR_JUL12.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land
Jan 17, 20182.79 MB
Size: 2.79 MB
File Name: BR_Iridium Extreme_Brochure_RUS_DEC15.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land
Jan 17, 20183.65 MB
Size: 3.65 MB
File Name: BR_Iridium Extreme_Brochure_SPA_JUL12.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land
Jan 17, 2018764.98 KB
Size: 764.98 KB
File Name: BR_Iridium+Extreme_GEOS+Brochure_JAN19.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Learn more about the Iridium Extreme handset user program offered by GEOS, which provides access to Global Emergency Support Services (GEOS) at no additional cost.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Case Study
Jan 17, 2018311.73 KB
Size: 311.73 KB
File Name: CS_Capsized at Sea - Sarah Outen_(SEP12).pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Products: Iridium 9555, Iridium Extreme®
Services: Iridium Direct Internet, Iridium Location-Based Services (LBS), Iridium Postpaid Calling, Iridium Prepaid Calling, Iridium SBD, Iridium SMS
Verticals: Maritime
Jan 17, 2018331.59 KB
Size: 331.59 KB
File Name: CS_Clelia II in Distress_(MAY12).pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Products: Iridium 9555, Iridium Extreme®
Services: Iridium Direct Internet, Iridium Location-Based Services (LBS), Iridium Postpaid Calling, Iridium Prepaid Calling, Iridium SBD, Iridium SMS
Verticals: IoT, Maritime
Jan 17, 2018355.52 KB
Size: 355.52 KB
File Name: CS_Alex Kumar - Expedition to Antarctica_(MAY12).pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Products: Iridium 9555, Iridium Extreme®
Services: Iridium Direct Internet, Iridium Location-Based Services (LBS), Iridium Postpaid Calling, Iridium Prepaid Calling, Iridium SMS
Verticals: Land
Sep 22, 2018778.43 KB
Size: 778.43 KB
File Name: CS_Tsaatan+Tribe+Iridium+Extreme+Provides+Safety_072318.PDF
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

The nomadic Tsaatan tribe herds reindeer in remote regions of northern Mongolia. Confronted by tourists and other outsiders, they struggle to balance safety with their efforts to preserve their lifestyle. Learn how an Iridium Extreme® helps the Tsaatan tribe stay connected during emergencies.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land
Jan 17, 2018348.76 KB
Size: 348.76 KB
File Name: CS_Willis Resilience Expedition_(OCT14).pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Products: Iridium Extreme®, Iridium OpenPort®, Iridium Pilot®, Iridium Pilot® Land Station
Services: Iridium Direct Internet, Iridium GoChat Crew Calling, Iridium Location-Based Services (LBS), Iridium OpenPort® Broadband Service, Iridium Postpaid Calling, Iridium Prepaid Calling, Iridium SMS
Verticals: Land
Certification - Regulatory
Jan 09, 2019862.34 KB
Size: 862.34 KB
File Name: CRT_Iridium+9555+and+Iridium+Extreme_Product+Regulatory+and+Safety+Card_DEC18.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Product Regulatory & Safety Card for Iridium 9555 and Iridium Extreme handsets.

Products: Iridium 9555, Iridium Extreme®
Jan 17, 201811.86 KB
Size: 11.86 KB
File Name: CRT_Iridium Extreme_FCC Grant Part 25_Q639575_JUL11.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

FCC Grant Part 25 for Iridium Extreme.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Jan 17, 201873.58 KB
Size: 73.58 KB
File Name: LGL_Iridium_Parts+List+ECCN+HTS+Origin_OCT18.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Part List with countries of origin for Iridium products.

End of Life
Jan 17, 201861.3 KB
Size: 61.3 KB
File Name: EOL_Iridium_Subscriber Equipment_EOL Policy_r1.1_NOV08.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Iridium's general subscriber equipment end of life policy.

Products: Iridium 9505A, Iridium 9522B, Iridium 9555, Iridium 9575A, Iridium 9602, Iridium 9603, Iridium AxcessPoint (DISCONTINUED), Iridium Certus BCX, Iridium Core 9523, Iridium Edge®, Iridium Edge® Demo Kit, Iridium Extreme®, Iridium Extreme® PTT, Iridium GO!®, Iridium OpenPort®, Iridium Pilot®, Iridium Pilot® Land Station
FAQs & Troubleshooting
Jan 17, 2018420.13 KB
Size: 420.13 KB
File Name: FAQ_Iridium Extreme_User FAQs_APR13.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Product FAQ sales tool for Iridium Extreme.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land
Fact Sheet
Jan 17, 20181.08 MB
Size: 1.08 MB
File Name: FS_Iridium_Handheld Products_Fact Sheet_AUG13.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Fact sheet for Iridium handset solutions.

Products: Iridium 9555, Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land
Firm/Software Upgrade & Release Note
Jan 17, 201825.01 MB
Size: 25.01 MB
File Name: FWU_Iridium Direct Internet_Installer_Mac_v3SEP16.zip
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: ZIP
Description:

Software upgrade for Iridium Direct Internet on Mac.

Products: Iridium 9555, Iridium Extreme®, Iridium Extreme® PTT
Services: Iridium Direct Internet
Jan 17, 201818.05 MB
Size: 18.05 MB
File Name: FWU_Iridium Direct Internet_Installer_Windows 32bit_v3SEP16.zip
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: ZIP
Description:

Software upgrade for Iridium Direct Internet on 32bit Windows.

Products: Iridium 9555, Iridium Extreme®, Iridium Extreme® PTT
Services: Iridium Direct Internet
Jan 17, 201818.2 MB
Size: 18.2 MB
File Name: FWU_Iridium Direct Internet_Installer_Windows 64bit_v3SEP16.zip
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: ZIP
Description:

Software upgrade for Iridium Direct Internet on 64bit Windows.

Products: Iridium 9555, Iridium Extreme®, Iridium Extreme® PTT
Services: Iridium Direct Internet
Mar 30, 202013.93 MB
Size: 13.93 MB
File Name: FWU_Iridium_Extreme_Upgrade_Tool_and_Release_Note_HL19004_033120.zip
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: ZIP
Description:

Software Upgrade Installer and Software Release Note (HL19004) for Iridium Extreme packaged in a .zip file dated March 31,2020.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Jan 17, 20181.06 MB
Size: 1.06 MB
File Name: FWU_Iridium_USB Driver Installer_6.3.9600.9520.zip
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: ZIP
Description:

USB driver installer v1.3 for Iridium Handset.

Products: Iridium 9555, Iridium Extreme®, Iridium Extreme® PTT
Imagery – Lifestyle
Feb 04, 202013.75 MB
Size: 13.75 MB
File Name: IMG_LS_Iridium+Extreme_Adventure_Hiker_Shutterstock_144008662_020420.jpg
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: JPG
Description:

Lifestyle Imagery of the Iridium Extreme being used by a hiker in a mountain scene

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Corporate, Land
Feb 04, 202010.99 MB
Size: 10.99 MB
File Name: IMG_LS_Iridium+Extreme_Adventure_Hiker_Shutterstock_144013396_020420.jpg
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: JPG
Description:

Lifestyle Imagery of the Iridium Extreme being used by a hiker in a winter mountain scene

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Corporate, Land
Apr 26, 20186.58 MB
Size: 6.58 MB
File Name: IMG_LS_Iridium+Extreme_Hand.png
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PNG
Description:

Lifestyle Imagery of the Iridium Extreme being held.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Corporate
Apr 26, 20184.36 MB
Size: 4.36 MB
File Name: IMG_LS_Iridium+Extreme_Fishing.zip
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: ZIP
Description:

Lifestyle Imagery of the Iridium Extreme being used in fishing.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Corporate, Maritime
Applications: Fishing
Apr 26, 201810.25 MB
Size: 10.25 MB
File Name: IMG_LS_Iridium+Extreme_Heavy+Equip.zip
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: ZIP
Description:

Lifestyle Imagery of the Iridium Extreme being used on a heavy equipment work site.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Corporate, Land
Apr 26, 201811.19 MB
Size: 11.19 MB
File Name: IMG_LS_Iridium+Extreme_Sailing.zip
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: ZIP
Description:

Lifestyle Imagery of the Iridium Extreme being used on a sailboat.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Corporate, Maritime
Legal Notice
Jan 17, 2018128.54 KB
Size: 128.54 KB
File Name: LGL_Iridium_Product Sales Terms and Conditions_r7.0_SEP16.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Iridium's product sales term and conditions.

Verticals: Corporate
Jan 17, 201848.95 KB
Size: 48.95 KB
File Name: LGL_Iridium_Satellite Subscriber Service Policy_r1.0_SEP09.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Iridium's satellite subscriber service policy.

Verticals: Corporate
Partner Program
Jan 17, 2018378.75 KB
Size: 378.75 KB
File Name: PRG_Product Financing_Infographic (JUN16).pdf
File Type: PDF
Description:

An infographic providing an intro to Iridium's Product Financing Program.

Products: Iridium 9555, Iridium Extreme®, Iridium Extreme® PTT, Iridium GO!®
Verticals: Land
Product Manuals
Jan 17, 20182.53 MB
Size: 2.53 MB
File Name: UM_Iridium Global Paging Service_Codes and Coverage Maps_DEC01.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Archival info packet for Iridium Global Paging Service containing maps and area codes.

Verticals: Aviation, Land, Maritime
Jan 17, 20182.16 MB
Size: 2.16 MB
File Name: IG_Iridium Direct Internet_Installation Guide_SEP16.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Installation Guide for Iridium Direct Internet on Windows and Mac.

Products: Iridium 9555, Iridium Extreme®, Iridium Extreme® PTT
Services: Iridium Direct Internet
Jan 17, 20185.95 MB
Size: 5.95 MB
File Name: QSG_Iridium+Extreme_Quick+Start+Guide_CHN_102318.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Quick Start Guide for the Iridium Extreme in Chinese.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Jan 17, 20185.79 MB
Size: 5.79 MB
File Name: QSG_Iridium+Extreme_Quick+Start+Guide_ENG_102318.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Quick Start Guide for the Iridium Extreme in English.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Jan 17, 20185.77 MB
Size: 5.77 MB
File Name: QSG_Iridium+Extreme_Quick+Start+Guide_FR_102318.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Quick Start Guide for the Iridium Extreme in French.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Sep 10, 20185.8 MB
Size: 5.8 MB
File Name: QSG_Iridium+Extreme_Quick+Start+Guide_GER_102318.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Quick Start Guide for the Iridium Extreme in German.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Jan 17, 20185.79 MB
Size: 5.79 MB
File Name: QSG_Iridium+Extreme_Quick+Start+Guide_POR_102318.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Quick Start Guide for the Iridium Extreme in Portuguese.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Oct 29, 20185.79 MB
Size: 5.79 MB
File Name: QSG_Iridium+Extreme_Quick+Start+Guide_RUS_102318.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Quick Start Guide for the Iridium Extreme in Russian.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Jan 17, 20185.77 MB
Size: 5.77 MB
File Name: QSG_Iridium+Extreme_Quick+Start+Guide_SPA_102318.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Quick Start Guide for the Iridium Extreme in Spanish.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Jan 17, 201831.46 MB
Size: 31.46 MB
File Name: UM_Iridium Extreme_User Manual_ENG_AUG16.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

User manual for Iridium Extreme in English.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land
Jan 17, 201816.42 MB
Size: 16.42 MB
File Name: UM_Iridium Extreme_User Manual_FR_NOV11.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

User manual for Iridium Extreme in French.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land
Jan 17, 20188.37 MB
Size: 8.37 MB
File Name: UM_Iridium Extreme N_User Manual_ENG_DEC17.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

User manual for Iridium Extreme N in English.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land
Jan 17, 20188.61 MB
Size: 8.61 MB
File Name: UM_Iridium Extreme N_User Manual_FR_DEC17.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

User manual for Iridium Extreme N in French.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land
Jan 17, 20181.42 MB
Size: 1.42 MB
File Name: UM_Iridium GDB Pager_User Manual_v1.7.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

User Manual for Iridium Global Data Burst Pager.

Services: Iridium Burst®
Verticals: IoT
Jan 17, 20182.33 MB
Size: 2.33 MB
File Name: UM_Iridium_Voicemail Guide_SEP08.pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description:

Flowchart walkthrough for accessing your Iridium Personal Voicemail.

Products: Iridium 9555, Iridium Extreme®, Iridium Extreme® PTT
Services: Iridium Direct Internet, Iridium Postpaid Calling, Iridium Prepaid Calling, Iridium SMS
Use Cases & Infographics
Jan 17, 201873.43 KB
Size: 73.43 KB
File Name: INF_Test Your Satellite Phone_Handset_Instructions.jpg
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: JPG
Description:

Infographic with step-by-step guide to test Iridium phones.

Products: Iridium 9505A, Iridium 9555, Iridium Extreme®, Iridium Extreme® PTT, Iridium GO!®
Verticals: Corporate
Video
Aug 14, 201820.4 MB
Size: 20.4 MB
File Name: VID_Iridium+Extreme_Promo+Video.mp4
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: MP4
Description:

A video spot showcasing the ruggedized features of Iridium Extreme.

Products: Iridium Extreme®
Verticals: Land