• SatSleeve for iPhone
  • SatSleeve for iPhone
  • SatSleeve for iPhone

SatSleeve for iPhoneTransform your iPhone into a satellite smartphone

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The perfect blend of mobility and simplicity, the Thuraya SatSleeve is the smartest, fastest and simplest way to transform your iPhone into a satellite smartphone. An industry first, the Thuraya SatSleeve provides access to phone calls, emails, instant messages and popular social media apps in satellite mode, across 161 countries across Thuraya’s coverage network.

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Calls and text messages in satellite mode
Expand the horizons of your iPhone and use it in satellite mode across whenever there is no terrestrial network available.

Email on the go
Access emails in satellite mode, no matter where you are.

Take your favorite Apps with you
Use your favorite Apps such as Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and many more, so you can chat and update your profile in places that are beyond terrestrial network reach.

Compatibility with the iPhone
Add a reliable satellite connection to your iPhone, wherever you go. The SatSleeve App is available as a free download from the Apple App Store.

Simply dock your iPhone into the SatSleeve to enjoy satellite connectivity. Available in 12 languages, the user-friendly SatSleeve App allows you to easily integrate your iPhone address book for satellite calls and messages with the swipe of your fingers.

Enhanced safety features
Thuraya SatSleeve comes equipped with an Emergency Call button, allowing you to make an emergency phone call to one predefined number even without your iPhone 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
Different smartphone adaptors for the SatSleeve provide you with the flexibility to use the SatSleeve with recent smartphone models.

To find out where to buy Thuraya’s products and accessories, 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 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

Thuraya Solar Charger: Charge your Thuraya SatSleeve anytime and anywhere with our multi-functional portable solar charger. Download factsheet.

Car ChargerCar Charger: Charge your Thuraya SatSleeve using standard 12V car cigarette lighter socket.

Spare Battery: In case of any emergency, a fully-charged spare battery is the best accessory to have.

Spare Travel Charger with 4 plugs (EU/UK/CN/AUS): Charge your SatSleeve almost anywhere in the world.

Spare Adaptor for iPhone 4/4s: Changing your smartphone? No problem, just get a new smartphone adaptor for your SatSleeve!

Spare Adaptor for iPhone 6: Changing your smartphone? No problem, just get a new smartphone adaptor for your SatSleeve!

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