KVH TracPhone FB500 TracVision TV6 size; w/30 m (98.5 ft) Antenna Cable
KVH’s TracPhone FB500, together with Inmarsat’s fast, reliable FleetBroadband service, provides the combination of rugged equipment and affordable global service that best suits today’s mariners
KVH’s TracPhone FB500, together with Inmarsat’s fast, reliable FleetBroadband service, provides the combination of rugged equipment and affordable global service that best suits today’s mariners who require fully equipped and reliable communications systems at sea worldwide. Designed to meet the specific needs of luxury yachts, this system operates at the fastest data rates possible with FleetBroadband service.
The TracPhone FB500 provides up-to-the-minute access to e-mail, Internet, and Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), as well as telephone services, creating an “office at sea” that can travel with you wherever you go. With the TracPhone FB500, you will enjoy Internet and telephone connections just like the ones you have at home.
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.
Service Coverage Area
Maximum Downlink Rate (Shore-to-Ship)
Maximum Uplink Rate (Ship-to-Shore)
Speed-based or Metered
Typical Cost per MB transmitted (see rate sheet)
Typical Cost per minute for Voice (see rate sheet)
$0.05 USD (speed-based plans)
Antenna Dome Standard Diameter x Height/Weight
26" x 27"/60 lbs - (66 cm x 69 cm/27 kg)
Antenna Dome Alternate Diameter x Height/Weight
35" x 39"/97 lbs - (89 cm x 99 cm/44 kg)
Matching TracVision Antenna Available
Standard - M7, HD7
KVH “Enhanced Voice” Service or Maritime GSM Service
Group 3 fax
Standard 3G (up to 160 characters)
Antenna Operating Temperature
-13°F to +131°F - (-25°C to +55°C)
Antenna Storage Temperature
-30°F to +160°F - (-34°F to +71ºC)
Complies with EC directive 1999/5/EC RTTE, per compliance with EC directive 2006/95/EC, EMC directive 2004/108/EC and IEC 301-427; Compliant to FCC requirements
2 Year Parts; 1 Year Labor
Fleet Broadband Postpaid Airtime
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.
For more information about starting service please contact us at 1.305.633.9636.