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  • The SPOT II Satellite GPS Messenger offers improved GPS acquisition and a 30% smaller and lighter design to send your location, status, messages and calls for help
  • New features and enhancements include faster and stronger GPS function, GPS acquisition light, sent message light and safety flaps over SOS and Help buttons
  • New design also sports an extra message button, separate tracking button, tracking message queue, replaceable button covers and illuminated buttons
  • An affordable alternative to PLBs, satellite phones and cell-based GPS trackers, SPOT II provides virtually full coverage in North America, Europe and Australia
  • Also covers portions of South America, northern Africa and northeastern Asia, along with thousands of miles of offshore areas
  • "SOS" function dispatches emergency responders to your exact location
  • Use "Help" feature to request assistance from friends or family
  • "Check-in/OK" allows you to transmit your location and that you are okay
  • Track your progress by sending and saving points along your route to Google Maps™
  • GPS satellites determine location; commercial SPOT satellites transmit information
  • Rugged unit works in extreme temperatures (-22° to 140°F) and altitudes (-328 ft. to 21,325 ft.) and can be submerged 1m for up to 30 minutes
  • SPOT II Satellite GPS Messenger is light, small and easy to carry
  • Optional features include Track Progress automatic tracking service and guaranteed extraction assistance in countries lacking emergency services
  • 3 AAA lithium batteries (included) provide up to 3 months of standby power, 7 days in Track Progress mode and 6 days in SOS mode, or 700 Check-in/OK messages
  • Requires $99 annual subscription; $12.95 for optional extraction assistance in countries without emergency services (available at


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Best Use Backpacking
Activation Manual
Water-Resistant Depth 1 meter
Waterproof Yes
Batteries 3 AAA lithium
Dimensions 3.7 x 2.6 x 1 inches
Weight 5.2 ounces
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