- learn it
- use it
- buy it
The perfect blend of mobility and simplicity, the Thuraya SatSleeve is the smartest, fastest and simplest way to transform your phone into a satellite smartphone. Thuraya SatSleeve provides access to phone calls, emails, instant messages and popular social media apps in satellite mode across 161 countries within Thuraya’s coverage network.
The SatSleeve for Android comes with an adaptor for Samsung Galaxy S4 inside the package. Adaptors for Samsung Galaxy S3 and S5 are available separately.
If you are interested in the SatSleeve for iPhone, please click here.
Calls and text messages in satellite mode
Expand the horizons of your smartphone and use it in satellite mode whenever there is no terrestrial network available.
Email on the go
Send and receive emails in satellite mode, no matter where you are.
Take your favorite Apps with you
Access your favorite apps such as Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter and many more, via satellite mode so that you can surf, chat and update your profile in places that are beyond terrestrial network reach.
Compatibility with your smartphone
Add a reliable satellite connection to your Samsung Galaxy, wherever you go. The SatSleeve App is available as a free download from Google Play.
Simply dock your smartphone into the SatSleeve to enjoy satellite connectivity. Available in 12 languages, the user-friendly SatSleeve App allows you to easily integrate your smartphone’s address book with the swipe of your fingertips.
Enhanced safety features
Thuraya SatSleeve comes equipped with an Emergency Call button - you can make a phone call to one predefined number even without your smartphone docked.
Supported by the most robust and powerful satellite network
Thuraya’s satellite network is renowned for having the most reliable satellite coverage that covers approximately 161 countries or two-thirds of the globe. With the high penetration alerting capability (HPA), Thuraya SatSleeve enables you to receive a call notification even with the satellite antenna stowed, keeping you connected at all times.
Changeable smartphone adaptors
Thuraya has developed a series of adaptors for different Samsung Galaxy models which allows you to switch between smartphones. The SatSleeve for Android comes with an adaptor for Samsung Galaxy S4 inside the package. Adaptors for Samsung Galaxy S3 and S5 are ava ilable separately.
Factsheet: Thuraya SatSleeve Factsheet (English)
Watch: SatSleeve. Now for Android.
To find out where to buy the SatSleeve for Android, find a Service Partner near you.
Thuraya Recharge Services – Acquire your satellite services with greater convenience!
Western Union® Quick PaySM service: Thuraya customers can now recharge pre-paid voice and data SIMs with no extra fee at over 220,000 participating Western Union agent locations. To top-up your Thuraya prepaid voice SIM card, visit a participating Western Union agent location, provide your identification and Thuraya phone number, and then re-load your prepaid SIM card with a cash payment. Family, friends and colleagues can also add pre-paid credit on behalf of a Thuraya user traveling abroad. For more information on this service, click here.
Phone Recharge: This service enables you to acquire airtime online, using your credit card to recharge your Thuraya prepaid SIM instantly. You can also buy airtime by making a free call from your Thuraya handset. Simply dial the Thuraya toll-free number provided upon registering with FoneRecharge, and follow the voice prompts to select your recharge amount. Visit www.thurayarecharge.com to buy airtime now.
Thuraya Cloud Refill: If you are a Thuraya Service Partner or distributor, you can now purchase prepaid airtime credit in bulk online and distribute it either directly to your end users or through your own distribution network. Learn more
Car Charger: Charge your Thuraya SatSleeve using standard 12V car cigarette lighter socket.