Iridium 9555 Satellite Phone

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Price: $1,150.00



The Iridium 9555 Satellite Phone

Upgraded with innovative features, such as the integrated speakerphone, enhanced email capability, improved SMS, internally stowed antenna and an upgraded Mini-USB data port, this streamlined rugged handset is 30% smaller than the previous model. Built for demanding users who need to be able to go anywhere and work anywhere by providing global voice and data coverage in the most demanding of conditions.

This amazing phone has been engineered to be water and shock-resistant in order to withstand and perform well in the most rugged, remote and industrial environments while delivering the reliable, secure, real-time, mission-critical communications service that Iridium users expect.

The Iridium 9555 design includes a user-friendly menu-driven interface utilizing soft keys to allow for flexible menu choices and ease of navigation.

Firmware Updates:

This upgrade includes the following updates:

  • Leveraged enhancements offered by the Iridium NEXT constellation to improve network connectivity and improve reception of transceiver ring notifications from the core network.
  • Resolved an issue wherein when the user attempted to enter the SMS menu when the outbox on the SIM was full the handset would reboot.
  • Fixed an issue preventing display of predictive help content.
  • Corrected an issue preventing display of firmware version in French.
  • Updated Iridium branding content in Upgrade Tool.
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  • Lighter weight design - 27 percent lighter than 9505A handset
  • Compact physical footprint for streamlined portability - 30 percent smaller than 9505A handset
  • Water, shock and dust resistant
  • Internally retractable antenna for compact carrying
  • Illuminated, weather-resistant keypad redesigned for ease-of-use
  • Intuitive user interface for out-of-the-box functionality
  • Enhanced SMS and email messaging capability
  • Additional address book fields for more phone numbers, email addresses and notes
  • A menu configurable in any of 21 languages and programmable international codes for automatic dialing
  • Built-in help function
  • Integrated speakerphone
  • Headset and hands-free capability
  • Mini-USB data port
  • The Iridium USA-made 9555 Satellite Phone is now GSA certified! Contact GIT for more information

Accessories (included in kit):

  • AC Charger
  • International Plug Kit
  • DC Travel Charger
  • Hands-Free Headset
  • Holster
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Auxiliary Antenna
  • Auxiliary Antenna Adapter

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  • Dimensions: 143L x 55W x 30D mm (5.63"L x 2.16"W x 1.18"D)
  • Weight: 266g (9.4 oz)


  • Standby time: Up to 30 hours
  • Talk time: Up to 4 hours


  • 200 character illuminated graphic display
  • Volume, signal and battery strength meters
  • Illuminated weather-resistant keypad

Iridium Calling Features

  • Integrated speakerphone
  • Quick-connect to Iridium voicemail
  • Two-way SMS and short email capability
  • Pre-programmable International Access Code (00 or +)
  • Mailbox for voice, numeric & text messages
  • Selectable ring and alert tones (8 choices)


  • 100 entry internal address book, with capacity for multiple phone numbers, email addresses and notes
  • SIM-based address book with 155 entry capacity
  • Call history retains received, missed and dialed calls

Usage Control Features

  • User-configurable call timers to manage costs
  • Keypad lock and PIN lock for additional security