SPOT X provides 2-way satellite messaging so you can stay connected to family, friends and colleagues whenever you're outside of cellular range, including direct communication with Search & Rescue services in case of life-threatening emergency. SPOT X even provides you with your own personal mobile U.S. number so others can message you directly from their cell phone or other SMS devices at any time.
SPOT devices require an active service subscription to properly perform. All subscriptions auto-renew at the end of the contract term.
MESSAGE:Exchange messages with any cell phone number or email address from virtually anywhere in the world. SPOT My Account comes loaded with 14 predefined messages that you have the ability to customize and sync to your SPOT X device.
S.O.S.:Send an S.O.S. to the 24/7 Search & Rescue center, message back and forth about the nature of your emergency, and receive confirmation when help is on the way.
TRACKING:Select from 2½, 5, 10, 30, or 60 minute tracking intervals, and let family, friends and other adventurers follow your progress with SPOT’s easy-to-use Google Maps™ interface.
POST TO SOCIAL:Link your accounts to keep your friends and family in the know wherever you go.
COMPASS:Built-in compass and programmable waypoints to help you navigate.
Operating Temperature: -20C to +60C
Battery life: 240 Hours in 10 Minute tracking mode.