SPOT Gen3 Satellite Messenger

Critical, life-saving communication using 100% satellite technology.

Always plan for the unexpected. The SPOT Gen3 gives you a critical, life-saving line of communication when you travel beyond the boundaries of mobile coverage. Let family and friends know you’re OK or, if the worst should happen, send emergency responders your GPS location, all with the push of a button.

Wherever you go, track and share your adventure.┬áSPOT Gen3 Satellite GPS Messenger works where mobile phones don’t.

Product features and benefits include:

Motion Activated Tracking

A vibration sensor tells your SPOT to send tracks only when you’re moving, this is a battery saving feature.

Enhanced Tracking

Upgrades available to Unlimited or Extreme Tracking. Choose your rate of tracking of 60, 30, 10, or 5 minutes with Unlimited Tracking, or down to 2.5 minutes with Extreme Tracking.

More Battery Options

  • 4 AAA ‘off the shelf’ Lithium Batteries
  • 4 AAA ‘off the shelf’ NiMH rechargeable Batteries
  • Line power with a 5v USB connection. (SPOT Gen 3 is not waterproof when line powered)

Basic Features

Compact and easy to carry
Battery powered, no external power supply required
Supports “I’m OK” sked reports as well as SOS duress, help and custom messages
Increased frequency of reporting while in SOS or help mode

Please note: use of satellite telecommunications services and devices may be prohibited or restricted in some countries.

The Pivotel Advantage

SPOT Gen3 can be purchased online here.
Connect your SPOT Gen3 device with SPOT, view plans here.

  • Size: 87.2 x 65 x 25.4 (mm)
  • Weight: 114g with lithium batteries
  • Operating Temp: -30°C to 60°C
  • Operating Altitude: -100m to +6,500m
  • Humidity Rating: MIL-STD-810F, Method 507.3, 95% to 100% cond.
  • Vibration Rating: Per SAE J1455
  • Waterproof Rating: IP67 (1m for up to 30 minutes) (Not waterproof when Line Powered)
  • Battery Type:
    – 4 AAA Energizer Ultimate Lithium batteries
    – 4 AAA Energizer NiMH rechargeable batteries (NH12)
    – Line Power with a 5v USB connection
  • Long Battery Life:
    – Up to 3 months standby or;
    – Send 1250 messages on a single set of lithium batteries
  • Contoured Shape:
    – Loops provide an easy way to carry;
    – Rugged and lightweight
    – Large, easy to press buttons
  • SPOT Gen3 Satellite GPS Messenger
  • Strap
  • USB cable
  • Quick reference guide
  • Carabiner
  • Batteries