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DeLorme inReach Explorer Satellite Messenger Video

A global communicator with built-in navigation, waypoints and routing, the DeLorme inReach Explorer lets you send/receive text messages, trigger interactive SOS and plan, track and share your journey.


  • You can do all of this from one rugged handheld device with 100% global coverage from Iridium
  • 100% global Iridium satellite coverage
  • Create waypoints, log your trip, find your way back, send/receive text messages or trigger an interactive SOS
  • Pair it with your mobile device (Apple iOS, Android, or Kindle Fire via Bluetooth) and free Earthmate app to access topographic maps and U.S. NOAA charts
  • Create or view a route, drop waypoints, see your detailed GPS tracks, and navigate with the on-screen map view; view route details such as distance and bearing to destination
  • Plan your route online ahead of time and share it with family and friends to follow along and watch your progress
  • Adjustable tracking intervals from 10 min. to 4 hrs. allow you to track your trip and share your location, including GPS coordinates, course elevation and speed
  • Equipped with a digital compass, barometric altimeter, accelerometer and odometer; display trip time, max speed, moving average and trip distance while in the field
  • Color screen and virtual keyboard with predictive text for standalone 2-way messaging
  • Contract-free month-to-month plans or annual subscriptions available
  • Waterproof/dustproof (IP67, standard submersion to 1m for 30 min.); impact-resistant (Mil-STD-810G for shock)
  • 100 hrs. of battery life in 10-minute tracking mode with a clear view to the sky
  • The DeLorme inReach Explorer comes with a wall charging adapter and USB cord for easy charging

Made in USA.

SOS messages are received by GEOS, a worldwide emergency response coordination center with 24/7/365 staffing. Enterprise plans also available for customers looking to enable tracking intervals of 5, 2, 1 minute, and 30 seconds. Contact DeLorme directly for Enterprise plans.

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Best Use Multisport
GPS/Satellite Detectable Yes
Activation Manual
Location Accuracy 5 meters
Water-Resistant Depth IP67; standard submersion to 1 meter for 30 minutes
Waterproof Yes
Batteries Lithium polymer
Material(s) Injection-molded housing/liquid crystal display
Dimensions 4.5 x 2.46 x 1.04 inches
Weight 6.7 ounces
Certification Approved by FCC; CE, IC, ITU

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