Thuraya, is the mobile satellite services subsidiary of Yahsat, a leading global satellite operator based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), fully owned by Mubadala Investment Company, the investment vehicle of the Government of Abu Dhabi. Established in 1997, Thuraya is the UAE’s first home grown satellite operator. We offer innovative communications solutions to a variety of sectors including energy, government, broadcast media, maritime, military, aerospace and humanitarian NGO.
Thuraya Phone Nairobi – Thuraya Satellite Phone Kenya
Thuraya in Nairobi is a leading provider of satellite mobile communications solutions to a variety of global customers from the Energy, Government, NGO, Media, and Maritime sectors who rely on satellite coverage whenever and wherever they need it.
Thuraya prides itself on achieving a number of ‘firsts’. Thuraya thrives on creativity and ingenuity in satellite communications. Thuraya fosters innovation across the organization and in everything they do. Thuraya creates ideas and solutions that change the world as the world’s most innovative satellite company.
Thuraya’s two satellites, serving over 160 countries, has expanded the group’s satellite fleet to five. The combination of geostationary satellites operating in the C, Ka, Ku, and L-bands jointly cover Europe, Africa, the Middle East, South America, and Asia, providing a broad range of Fixed and Mobile Satellite Services spanning voice and data communications to both commercial and government sectors.
Thuraya in Kenya is the mobile satellite services subsidiary of Yahsat, a leading global satellite operator based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), fully owned by Mubadala Investment Company, the investment vehicle of the Government of Abu Dhabi. Established in 1997, Thuraya is the UAE’s first homegrown satellite operator. Thuraya offers innovative communications solutions to a variety of sectors including energy, government, broadcast media, maritime, military, aerospace, and humanitarian NGOs.
Thuraya in Kenya has a longstanding relationship with the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) to provide free or subsidized communication services in countries affected by natural disasters. Thuraya has worked closely with a number of governments in afflicted countries, through our local Service Partners, to provide services in aid of disaster recovery communications. Thuraya’s mobile satellite solutions help search and relief teams by utilizing GPS to pinpoint user locations and notify the nearest emergency outpost and pre-configured contacts. Our data services offer quick access to high-speed mobile satellite broadband to browse for weather and mapping services and allow for communications devices that are based on different technologies to communicate with each other—elements that are very critical in rescue and relief efforts.
Thuraya’s superior network enables clear communications and uninterrupted coverage across two-thirds of the globe by MSS, quasi-global VSAT coverage, and around the world through our unique GSM roaming capabilities. Thuraya’s diverse range of technologically advanced and dependable mobile satellite handsets and broadband devices provide ease of use, value, quality, and efficiency. Through relevant partnerships, Thuraya products and solutions stay ahead and supporting applications that meet the rapidly transforming nature of market demands. Thuraya remains committed to keeping everyone within reach in any circumstance by making accessible the essential tools required for vital connectivity.
Why Choose Thuraya Satellite Phones
Thuraya’s robust satellite network provides coverage in the most remote locations, ensuring congestion-free satellite communications to keep you connected at all times. From innovative satellite design to the reliability of each Thuraya device and accessory, Thuraya provides a truly superior satellite communication solution beyond the boundaries of terrestrial systems and cellular networks.
With roaming agreements established in 161 countries, Thuraya is able to provide reliable roaming services for our postpaid and prepaid customers onto more than 395 worldwide GSM networks. GSM subscribers from those networks can also insert their GSM SIM into a Thuraya handset to enjoy roaming services across Thuraya’s satellite network, in order for them to remain connected when they are out of GSM coverage, or when they are traveling and terrestrial roaming charges are steep.
Whether you’re an avid explorer about to embark on an expedition of a lifetime or an NGO volunteer moving from country to country, here at Thuraya, we’ve made it our mission to create innovative products and solutions to make your life easy and safe.
Thuraya XT-PRO and XT-PRO DUAL
Designed for professional users, the Thuraya XT PRO satellite phone is ruggedized and equipped with the longest battery life on any satellite phone, ensuring connectivity no matter where you go. The Thuraya XT-PRO satellite phone is the first satellite phone with built-in GPS BeiDou and Glonass capability for the highest flexibility in all regions. It has the biggest display on any satellite phone and comes with hardened Gorilla® glass for harsh environments. The screen is designed for glare resistance which allows for optimal visibility in bright sunlight and it includes a brightness sensor to automatically adjust the backlight of the display.
The new Thuraya XT-PRO DUAL enables you to communicate seamlessly in satellite and GSM mode: the world’s first phone to combine dual-mode and dual-SIM.Its resistance to shocks, splashes of water and sand makes it a robust model to ensure communications in any situation, as well as guaranteeing 2G / 3G / 4G connections anywhere in the world thanks to the GSM mode. It is a high-quality terminal designed and manufactured to meet the needs of professionals from the business, energy, government, media and NGO sectors, among others.
Thuraya XT-PRO provides:
- Rugged design with dependable battery life
- Glare-resistant display for easy readability
- Advanced Omni-directional antenna ensures an uninterrupted signal offering a ‘walk and talk’ experience
- GPS functionality for waypoint navigation
- Messaging via SMS, email and fax
Satellite Phone Thuraya XT Lite
The Thuraya XT LITE in Nairobi provides reliable satellite phone connectivity with unmatched value. Designed to offer a clear and stable connection for cost-conscious users, the Thuraya XT LITE provides you with the best satellite phone price on the market. The Thuraya satellite phone is an easy-to-use terminal that allows to make phone calls and send SMS messages in satellite mode, regardless of the location. On Verasat you also find the plans and vouchers for the service.
The Thuraya XT-LITE lets you make calls and send SMS messages in satellite mode when terrestrial networks are unavailable. For uninterrupted communication, our advanced omnidirectional antenna ensures seamless walk-and-talk functionality for calls on-the-go.
The XT-LITE satellite handset is designed for ease of use. Simply charge your phone and make sure your SIM card is working… and you’re ready to go. What’s more, users can program the Thuraya XT-LITE to one of 12 languages available.
Thuraya’s XT-LITE enables reliable communications with a long-lasting battery which provides users with up to six hours of talk time and up to 80 hours standby time.
Satellite Phone Thuraya X5 Touch
The new Thuraya X5-Touch in Nairobi is a new Smartphone via Satellite with a 5.2 ″ Full HD Screen that, in addition to offering you connectivity in areas that are beyond the reach of other land-based smartphones, also includes features not found in others satellite telephones such as:
Dual SIM slot, which guarantees total flexibility to the user to activate the satellite mode in one SIM and the GSM mode (2G, 3G, or 4G) in another, simultaneously.
The Thuraya X5-Touch integrates a high capacity battery that guarantees an autonomy of approximately 11 hours in conversation and 100 hours in standby, equipped with GPS, Glonass, and BeiDou navigation and location systems and an SOS button for emergencies. In addition, it has the usual Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and NFC connections are built-in.
The Thuraya X5-Touch is the most rugged phone in the industry with IP67 standard and compliance with MIL 810 G/F. That means the phone is full dust and water protected and tested to withstand shock, vibration and extreme temperature.
The Thuraya X5-Touch is the most rugged phone in the industry with IP67 standard and compliance with MIL 810 G/F. That means the phone is full of dust and water protected and tested to withstand shock, vibration, and extreme temperature.
The Thuraya SatSleeve Hotspot in Nairobi supports the communication needs of all smartphone users – from frequent travelers and adventurous explorers to corporate and NGO users. Created for customers preferring to use their smartphone separated from the satellite unit, with the SatSleeve Hotspot, a portable Wi-Fi Hotspot, you have the range and the room to move while you make calls, use email, send messages, or enjoy your favorite social media apps in the comfort of being in an indoor location while the hotspot is outside and facing the satellite. The SatSleeve Hotspot comes with a stand inside the package and is compatible with various iOS and Android models. SatSleeve Hotspot provides:
- Calls and text messages in satellite mode
- Email on the go
- Take your favorite Apps with you
- Built-in compression
For easy and reliable connectivity on the road, look no further than the Thuraya IP Voyager!
Thuraya IP Voyager in Nairobi is a high-quality vehicular satellite terminal designed for a wide range of mission-critical operations such as border patrol, defense, and disaster response in areas inadequately served by terrestrial networks. The terminal enables users to collaborate reliably and efficiently with colleagues using video, data, and VoIP to achieve mission-critical tasks, where failure is not an option.
Designed to connect at IP broadband speeds of up to 444kbps while on the move, the IP Voyager is the only terminal capable of achieving streaming IP rates of up to 384kbps as well as user-definable asymmetric streaming. The IP Voyager also includes a built-in Wi-Fi access point. In addition, there are four Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) ports that allow users to connect multiple wired devices.