Quake Q9612 Modem

Quake’s Q9612 Modem is the only Iridium Short Burst Data® (SBD) solution on the market that can natively withstand 12 volt automotive transients. It combines the global coverage of the Iridium Satellite Network with the low latency of the Iridium Short Burst Data service. Note: This product is for integration into other products/solutions.

Note: This is not a standalone product.

Technical Specifications & Features


  • RS-232 Interface
  • 9-18 Volt
  • Transmit Power: 2W
  • Power Consumption Transmit: 400-650 mA (Nominal); Receive/idle: 50 mA


  • Length: 4.3 in. (109 mm)
  • Width: 2.5 in. (64 mm)
  • Height: 0.75 in. (19 mm)
  • Weight: 0.35 lb (159 g)
  • Operating Temperature Range: -35°C to + 70°C
  • Storage Temperature Rrange: -40°C to + 80°C

More information available at Quake Global website.