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KVH Trachphone FB150 - Inmarsat Fleet Broadband 150

KVH 01-0319 TracPhone FB150 Compact Dome

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Special Price $6,206.00

KVH 01-0319 TracPhone FB150: Satellite Phone & Internet at Sea

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KVH TracPhone FB150; Compact Dome


The TracPhone FB150 antenna is the smallest in KVH’s family of Inmarsat FleetBroadband-compatible TracPhone systems, perfect for leisure boats. The fully stabilized TracPhone FB150 offers IP data connections up to 150 Kbps and simultaneous voice and SMS service, all via Inmarsat’s trusted FleetBroadband network with its new I-4 satellite constellation ensuring service for the next 20 years and beyond!


Rely on broadband data to help save time and fuel while spending less time in the harbor and more time out on the water. Enjoy access to weather data, sea conditions, chart updates, friends, family, and the office. For the first time, broadband at sea is small enough and affordable enough for you to rely on wherever you cruise. And it’s all brought to you by KVH and Inmarsat, the leaders in maritime broadband.


By keeping your passengers and crew happy and connected to home, you are making an investment in your boat that will be valuable for years to come.

Price $7,495.00
Special Price $6,206.00
Part Number 01-0319


- Uses powerful FleetBroadband service from Inmarsat
- A choice of airtime plans, including flat rate airtime bundles to ensure your communications fit your budget and pay-as-you-go plans so you pay only for what you use1
- Broadband data rates as fast as 150 Kbps
- Available Inmarsat Airtime by KVH, offering exclusive airtime benefits and a single point of contact for both hardware and airtime questions
- Free access to KVH’s Velocity™ Acceleration software to optimize and speed up data connections2
- Always-on connection for e-mail, Internet and Intranet (via secure VPN)
- Compact design for easy installation and simple below-decks connections to your computer and phones
- Inmarsat FleetBroadband Activation Process Checklist - Use this handy activation process checklist to ensure you submit all necessary forms for activating your system
- World-class warranty coverage and support
- 1 Additional fees may apply. See Inmarsat Airtime by KVH rate plans for details.
- 2 KVH’s Velocity™ Acceleration software boosts uncompressed FleetBroadband data rates by as much as 200%. Velocity Acceleration is available with Inmarsat -        Airtime by KVH. Rates using Velocity Acceleration may vary based on content being transferred.



Service Provider

- Inmarsat FleetBroadband


Service Coverage Area

- Global


Maximum Downlink Rate (Shore-to-Ship)

- 150 Kbps


Maximum Uplink Rate (Ship-to-Shore)

- 150 Kbps


Billing Method


- Metered


Typical Cost per MB transmitted (see rate sheet)

- $10.00 USD


Typical Cost per minute for Voice (see rate sheet)

- $1.00 USD


Antenna Dome Standard Diameter x Height/Weight

- 13" x 14"/11 lbs - (33 cm x 34 cm/5 kg)

Antenna Dome Alternate Diameter x Height/Weight

- 11” x 12”/9 lbs - (27 cm x 29 cm/4 kg)

Matching TracVision Antenna Available

- Standard - M1

Alternate - not available


- 4 Kbps AMBE+2



- eFax supported


Streaming Data

- N/A



- Standard 3G (up to 160 characters)


Antenna Operating Temperature

-13°F to +131°F - (-25°C to +55°C)

Antenna Storage Temperature

-40°F to +185°F - (-40°C to +85°C)


- 10-32 VAC


GMDSS Approved

- No



- Inmarsat approved; Compliant to RTTE, CE Marked



- 1 Year Parts; 1 Year Labor3,4


1 Maritime GSM service is an optional service.
2 With Maritime GSM service.
3 Unless subject to in-country regulations.
4 1-year parts warranty extension with system purchase and subscription to Inmarsat Airtime by KVH; some restrictions may apply, click here for details.

Satellite Network Inmarsat (FBB)
Brand KVH
Package Includes Antenna Unit, Below Deck Unit, 30' Antenna Cable, Power Cable
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Airtime Rates

Fleet Broadband Postpaid Airtime

Small Vessel Standard Surf 50MB Surf 250MB Surf 4GB Surf 8GB Unlimited*
Monthly Subscription $79.00 $319.00 $779.00 $969.00 $1,479.00 $1,999.00 $2,699.00
Contract Term 1 Month 1 Month 3 Months 12 Months 24 Months 24 Months 24 Months
Bundled Data 5 MB/Month 20 MB/Month 50 MB/Month 250 MB/Month 4 GB/Month 8 GB/Month Unlimited*
Additional Data $15.95/MB $15.95/MB $15.95/MB $3.95/MB $0.42/MB $0.30/MB Unlimited*
Voice Calls $0.60/Minute $0.60/Minute $0.60/Minute $0.42/Minute $0.32/Minute $0.32/Minute $0.32/Minute
Streaming Class Access No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Streaming Class Services
8 kbps $0.75/Minute
16 kbps $1.20/Minute
32 kbps $3.25/Minute
64 kbps $4.40/Minute
128 kbps $12.90/Minute
256 kbps $25.80/Minute


  • • The Unlimited Plan will be discontinued on March 31,2015 and replaced with the Surf 12GB Plan.
  • • The Unlimited Plan is only available for FB250 and FB500 terminals.
  • • An Activation Fee of $50 applies at initial activation and each time the terminal is reactivated.
  • • These plans and the bundled data within may be shared between two Fleet Broadband terminals provided they are installed on the same vessel.

Small Vessel Prepaid Airtime

Voice Calls Standard IP Data Validity Period Cost
60 Unit Voucher 78 Minutes 6 MB 60 Days $50
100 Unit Voucher 131 Minutes 10 MB 60 Days $80
200 Unit Voucher 262 Minutes 20 MB 60 Days $160


  • • Units can be used for voice minutes or standard IP MB's or a combination thereof. Chart above depicts the maximum amount available of each if use solely for one service or the other.
  • • Unused Units Expire at a rate of 14/Units Per Week.
  • • An Activation Fee of $50 applies at initial activation of prepaid SIM.

You can do A LOT with a MB!

  • • 100 e-mails for 99¢!
  • • e-mails w/attachments for 99¢!
  • • 3 Web Page loads for 99¢!
  • • 1 Hi-res Smartphone photo for 99¢!

For more information about starting service please contact us at 1.305.405.7173.
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Coverage Areas North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia