Rugged handheld satellite communicator enables two-way text messaging
SOS option notifies the proper contacts and emergency responders of your location
Peace of mind for you and your family wherever your next hunt takes you
Uses Iridium satellite network for reliable worldwide communication and weather
Works as a fully functioning GPS with preloaded Topo maps
Preloaded TOPO maps with compass, altimeter, and weather updates
Warranty - Limited
Breakdown The inReach Explorer+ is a handheld satellite communicator with built-in GPS navigation on a 1.4"W x 1.9"H display. The 100% global Iridium satellite coverage enables 2-way text messaging with any cell phone number or email address from anywhere (satellite subscription required). You don't have to worry about being within the range of a cell tower because this system uses satellite communication. Trigger an interactive SOS to the 24/7 search and rescue monitoring center and text back and forth about the nature of your emergency, and receive a confirmation when help is on the way. A great backcountry hunting peace of mind device. You can also track and share your location with family and friends and can pair with mobile devices using the free Earthmate app for access to downloadable maps, U.S. NOAA charts, color aerial imagery, and more.
inReach Explorer+ device adds preloaded DeLorme TOPO maps with onscreen GPS routing plus a built-in digital compass, barometric altimeter, accelerometer and can also receive weather information. Tough, durable, impact-resistant, and water-rated to IPX7. You can also count on long battery life in every mode of operation (up to 100 hours at 10-minute tracking mode (default); up to 75 hours at 10-minute tracking with 1-second logging; up to 30 days at the 30-minute interval power save mode; and up to 3 years when powered off). Recharge via the standard micro USB power cable or optional in-vehicle 12 V charger. The unit has a built-in 2GB memory and you can add custom maps.
2.7" x 6.5" x 1.5"
1.4" x 1.9"; 2.31" diag
Up to 100 hours at 10-minute tracking mode (default)
Rechargeable internal lithium-ion
Incidental exposure to water of up to 1 m for up to 30 minutes