Intellian FB500 Features

Ultimate Global Maritime Terminal

Weighing 34.1 lbs and 28.3 inch high, the Intellian FB500 is an ultimate FleetBroadband maritime terminal.

Simultaneous Voice and Data Access

With 432kbps data rates, FB500 provides simultaneous access to data services, voice and text messaging.

Reliable Hardware

Operating on the Inmarsat FleetBroadband Satellite System and reliable mechanical construction, approved to Intellian standards, you can be confident of both the quality of the equipment and the global support behind it.

Built-in Wi-Fi

With the standard built-in Wi-Fi feature, the web- based user interface can be accessed via any web browser including Wi-Fi-enabled smartphones via the Intellian FB500’s secure Wi-Fi (WLAN). The Wi-Fi connection also offers wireless Push-to-Talk (PTT) service to smartphone users using free PTT apps downloadable from smartphone (e.g., Zello) without having to add any additional hardware to the terminal.

IP Handset

The rugged new plug-and-play IP Handset provides an intuitive user interface on a 2” TFT colour screen and mobile phone type keys for making phone calls, texting SMS messages just like on shore.


Dimension and Weight

  • ADU: 3 x 27.6 in (72cm x 70cm) / 34.1 lbs (15.5kg)
  • BDU: 1 x 9.8 x 2.6 in (36 x 25 x 6.7 cm) / 8.5 lbs (3.9kg)

Environmental Conditions

  • Operating Temp: -13 ̊F to +131 ̊F (-25 ̊C to +55 ̊C)
  • Operating Humidity: [ADU] EN60945, [BDU] 95% non-condensing at +40 ̊C
  • Water Ingress: [ADU] IP56, [BDU] IP31

Global Services

  • Voice: Digital 4 kbps Voice, 3.1kHz Audio
  • Standard IP: Up to 432 kbps
  • Streaming IP: 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 176, 256 kbps
  • SMS: Up to 160 characters (3G standard)
  • Fax: Group 3 (via 3.1 kHz Audio)
  • Airtime Service: Inmarsat airtime

Frequency Band

  • Rx: 0 MHz – 1559.0 MHz
  • Tx: 5 MHz – 1675.0 MHz
  • Width: [Rx] 10.5 – 189 kHz, [Tx] 21 – 189 kHz

Power Supply and Consumption

  • DC Input Range: 10 – 32V DC (isolated)

Power (max): 150W @ 10 – 32V (including antenna)

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