The advantages of the smartphone in all contexts
The Thuraya X5-Touch is what can be considered like the first satellite phone to cross the border between today’s smartphones and satellite phones. Indeed, it is the first portable satellite terminal that runs on Android, which allows it to access a multitude of Google applications such as Google Maps, Gmail or Google Chrome.
One of the advantages of the Thuraya X5-Touch is that it has a dual SIM. This allows it to cumulate in addition to the satellite network, the GSM network, which can be very practical if you often move between areas covered by terrestrial networks and those that are not. You can simply switch from satellite mode to GSM mode.
Easy to use satellite phone, robust smartphone
The Thuraya X5-Touch is an easy to use satellite phone, its large touch screen will simplify your navigation on the interface. Running under the Android operating system (Nougat version), its use will not change from most mobile phones that are used daily. However, the Thuraya X-5 Touch satellite phone is still suitable for the harsh conditions you may face in areas not covered by the terrestrial network. Indeed, its screen is made of Corning Gorrilla Glass, which allows it to be used with gloves. It also benefits from an IP67 protection rating and complies with the MIL 810 G/F standard.