Iridium 9602N SBD Transceiver


The 9602N SBD Transceiver combines the global coverage of the Iridium satellite constellation with the low latency of the Iridium Short Burst Data Service (SBD) in a small, low-cost transceiver design.



It is designed as an OEM module for integration into applications that only use the Iridium SBD Service. SBD applications are supported through an RS232 interface.

The Iridium 9602N is ideal for M2M solutions, including tracking of maritime vessels, equipment monitoring, and automatic vehicle.

Key Features

•  Single Board Transceiver

•  Small Form Factor

•  No SIM Card

•  Designed to be Incorporated into an OEM Solution

•  RoHS Compliant

•  Global Operating Capability

•  Short Burst Data Capable

•  Mobile Originated: 340 Bytes

•  Mobile Terminated: 270 Bytes

•  12 Month Warranty

Dimensions & Weight

•  Dimensions: 41 x 45 x 13 mm

•  Weight: 3.0g



•  Operating Temperature Range: -40ºC to +85ºC

•  Operating Humidity Range: 75% RH

•  Storage Temperature Range: -40ºC to +85ºC

•  Storage Humidity Range: 93% RH


RF Parameters

•  Idle Current (avg): 45mA

•  Idle Current (peak): 195mA

•  Transmit Current (avg): 190mA

•  Transmit Current (peak): 1.5A

•  Receive Current (avg): 45mA

•  Receive Current (peak): 195mA

What's in the Box

• Iridium 9602N SBD Transceiver

For more information on the Iridium 9602N SBD Transceiver, please download the following:

Iridium 9602N SBD Transceiver Brochure

Iridium 9602N SBD Transceiver User Guide

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