Thorium X

Thorium X is a fully rugged Android tablet with an Integrated Satellite Modem that makes information gathering easy and allows real-time transmission and reception of text based data.

Of course, the Thorium X has all of the usual features of a powerful Android Tablet with Wi-Fi, access to the Google Play Store, and a 4G LTE Cellular (Option). However, the Thorium X also provides long-term Mil-Spec rated durability, IP-65 waterproof, sunlight viewable display, long lasting battery and an Integrated Iridium Satellite 9603N modem with a removable satellite antenna for real-time global connectivity.

The Thorium X takes advantage of Iridium’s Short Burst Data (SBD) communications for efficient satellite data. It features the always available communication with the ability to send and receive emails and submit personalized electronic forms anywhere you have a clear view of the sky. Thorium software includes satellite email, real-time mapping with real-time location and point marking and forwarding, US Marine NOAA weather reports and data compilation and transmission.

Technical Specifications & Features


  • Dimensions & weight: 28.1 x 18 x 2.2 cm for 2.4 lbs (1.09 kg)
  • Display: 10.1” WXJA (1366x768 pixels), IPS LED Back-lit, 500 NITs (direct-bonded screen), ten-finger multi-touch, glove touch
  • Operating System: Android 5.1 Lollipop
  • Thorium software: tablet app and desktop platform providing Email messaging, satellite mapping, Electronic forms and weather reports
  • Fully rugged: MIL-STD-810G and IP65, multiple 5′ drops, Magnesium alloy mid-frame, protected glass/touch-screen
  • 4GB Memory, Intel Atom E3845 QuadCore 1.91Ghz CPU, 64 GB SSD storage
  • Battery consumption: up to 8h (39.2 Whr) with simple battery; up to 14h (31.1 Whr) or 20h (59.2 Whr) with dual battery
  • 3 years warranty
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0, Iridium SBD, Wireless LAN (802.11 ac), optional 4G LTE Cellular
  • Ports: USB 3.0, micro SD, micro HDMI, micro SIM, mini-jack
  • Operating temperature: -20°C to 60°C; storage : -30°C to 70°C
  • Positioning: dedicated standard GPS (2.5 meter accuracy)
  • Options: there are many mounting, power and antenna options. Please call for quote.
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