KVH TracPhone V7-HTS

KVH’s TracPhone V7-HTS lets you enjoy a complete communications and connectivity solution everywhere you cruise.

Product Information

The TracPhone V7-HTS Ku-band VSAT antenna provides global coverage, and won’t lose connection due to rough seas thanks to three-axis ­gyrostabilization and a fourth axis of automatic skew adjustment. The voice satellite communications it provides is optimized, and it’s the download and upload speeds (up to 10 Mbps and 3 Mbps, respectively) enable you and other crew members to partake in everything from video chats to streaming HD content. Whether you’re conferencing in at the office or just enjoying entertainment afloat, this 24-inch, 57.6-pound antenna and receiver system keeps you in touch wherever your voyages take you.

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  • Network: mini-VSAT Broadband HTS Network
  • Antenna: Type Ku-band
  • Service Coverage Area: Seamless Worldwide Regions
  • Maximum Speed Download/Upload:
    High-speed data channel: 10 Mbps/3 Mbps
    Unlimited use data channel: Multiple speed-based plans offered.
    Maximum speed offered (UL7 plan) is 8 Mbps/2 Mbps (download/upload)
  • Antenna Dish Diameter: 60 cm (24")
  • Antenna Unit Dimensions/Weight: 66.6 cm D x 79.2 cm h (26.1" D x 31.2" h)/26.1 kg (57.6 lbs)
  • Elevation/Azimuth Range: -24° to +119°/720° rotation
  • Temperature: Operating: -30°C to 55°C (-22°F to 131°F); Survival: -35°C to 70°C (-31°F to 158°F)
  • Humidity: IEC 60945; 40°C (104°F), 95% Humidity (non-condensing)
  • Rain: Precipitation rate of 1.7mL/min, w/wind speeds up to 100 knots
  • Heading Input: NMEA 0183 magnetic or true heading
  • Antenna Unit Power: DC; provided by ICM
  • ICM to Antenna Unit Communications: 14 Conductor Data Cable
  • L-band RF Cables (customer supplied):
    For 5-30 m (15-100 ft.) choose RG-11
    For 30-60 m (101-200 ft.) choose LMR-400-75
    For 60-100 m (201-325 ft.) choose LMR-600-75
  • Remote Support: Integrated GPRS modem for access by KVH technical support, 3G Capable
  • Dimensions: 42.6 cm l x 41.4 cm w x 2U h (16.8" x 16.3" x 2U) rack-mountable with optional mounting provisions2
  • Weight: 5.1 kg (11.25 lbs)
  • Temperature: Operating: -15°C to 55°C (5°F to 131°F); Survival: -15°C to 70°C (5°F to 158°F)
  • Input Power: 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz auto switching, 250W max
  • Data Interfaces: 4 Ethernet: IEEE 802.3 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX, 100 Mbps; 1 Wi-Fi 802.11; 3 USB ports
  • Voice Interfaces: 2 RJ11 ports for VoIP services