SPOT Connect GPS Messenger/Tracking System

Pair your smartphone with SPOT Connect. Connect to a satellite network. Send messages and GPS coordinates. Update Twitter and Facebook. Send text messages or email. Request non-emergency or SOS help.

SKU: SPOCOGP Category: Tag:
Global Trade Item Number (GTIN) : 893049001387

This product has been discontinued.



Overview

When you go beyond the reach of the cell phone grid, use SPOT Connect™ with your smartphone to keep you in touch with friends, family, and emergency personnel. SPOT Connect turns your Smartphone into a satellite communicator.

Pair your smartphone with SPOT Connect, and get connected to a global satellite network that lets you send messages and GPS coordinates from virtually anywhere on the planet.

Update Twitter and Facebook. Send text messages or a short email. Request non-emergency help from contacts or professional service providers. And in the case of a critical emergency, send an SOS message requesting emergency assistance.

Spot Connect Subscription Information An annual subscription to SPOT Connect™ is required.

SPOT AdventuresWith SPOT Adventures you can share your outdoor experiences easily right on the web at SPOTadventures.com. SPOT provides a full social portal that allows you to share your GPS location data in real time via SPOT Live map. Save your adventures on a detailed map.

Additional services you can add to your SPOT Connect™ account include:

Track ProgressTrack Progress allows friends and family to follow your progress online in real time or to save waypoints so you can review your entire route at a later date. SPOT Track Progress automatically sends your GPS location waypoint to a Google Map every 10 minutes.

Type & SendUse SPOT Connect or the the PN-60w with SPOT Communicator to send custom email and text messages via satellites to your contacts. Create up to 41 character SOS, Help and Check-in/OK messages. Messages will be sent directly to the contact groups you select via email or SMS. If you encounter problems, you can send a custom SOS message describing your situation, with your GPS position included. Post custom messages on Twitter, Facebook — and with the DeLorme PN-60w with SPOT Communicator, even post to Geocaching.com.

GEOS Member Rescue BenefitGeos provide the SOS/911 monitoring included in your Basic Service. You can upgrade to the GEOS Member Benefit for reimbursement of up to $100K in Search and Rescue (SAR) expenses – even coordinating a private SAR contractor if needed to get you to safety.

SPOT Assist Satellite GPS Safety ServiceSPOT Assist provides satellite-based notification to third party professional service providers to help ensure your safety on land or water – at the push of a button.

Product Replacement ProgramThe SPOT Product Replacement Program offers registered SPOT users the ability to quickly replace your damaged, lost or stolen SPOT device so you keep receiving security and peace-of-mind for both you and your loved ones.

Features
    • Update Twitter and Facebook, send email and text messages, request non-emergency help from professional service providers, and in the case of a critical emergency, send an SOS message requesting emergency assistance
    • Track Progress on Google Maps or the SPOT Adventures page
    • Send messages from virtually anywhere via satellite
    • Type and Send message (41 character limit) or send a Predefined message (120 character limit)
    • Smartphone app for operation and detailed status
    • Integrates with SPOTadventures.com and popular social destinations
    • On device SOS button for standalone emergency operation
    • SPOT service plan required
Specs
  • Device Dimensions: 3 x 2.6 x 1.2 in / 9.4 x 6.6 x 3.2 cm
  • Weight: 4.9 oz / 138.9 g
  • Waterproof to a depth of 1 meter for up to 30 minutes.
  • Operating temperatures: -22°F to +140°F (-30°C to 60°C)
  • Operating altitude: -328 ft to 21,320 ft (-100m to 6,500m)
  • Bluetooth range: ∼30 feet
  • GPS accuracy: 32.8 ft (10 m) location accuracy
  • Battery specifications: 2 AA Energizer Ultimate Lithium 8X (L91)
Warranty
    SPOT Messengers come with a 1 year limited warranty provided by Spot, LLC. This period may vary by region. Visit www.findmespot.com/warranty for your local warranty period and other regional terms.