Immediate delivery available for emergency communications!

Iridium 9555 – Rental

In stock
$34.99 / wk
4.85 out of 5 based on 81 customer ratings
(81 customer reviews)

All Iridium 9555 rentals include:

  • Carrying Case
  • Two Fully Charged Batteries
  • Quick Reference Guide
  • Travel Charger
  • International Adapters

Iridium Minute Bundle / Phone

Overages billed at $1.75/minute

Clear

Iridium Rental Bundle Minutes

Total:

SKU: IRI-9555-RENT

Iridium 9555 Satellite Phone Rental

From distant rigs to pitching decks, baking deserts to frozen ice packs, the Iridium 9555 satellite phone can handle any environment. It is small but determined, sleek but durable, easy to use but powerful. It is every bit as rugged as our previous handsets – still industrial grade and packed with innovative new features. Iridium 9555 is the evolution of trusted, reliable mobile communications. And it is connected to the only truly global mobile communications network. So anywhere on the planet, you need to be, Iridium 9555 is connected and backed by superior network quality and world-class technical support.

Compact Power

Iridium 9555 packs serious power into its small frame. With a significantly reduced footprint from our previous phone, more hand-friendly form factor, and space-saving features such as an
internally stowed antenna, this sleek handset is designed to easily go wherever your customers go.

Rugged and Reliable Critical Lifelines

Iridium 9555 is a dependable, ruggedly built tool, not a toy. It won’t play games, take pictures, or play MP3s. What it will do is work. Everywhere. It is engineered to withstand some of the world’s toughest environments, so the world’s toughest customers can depend on it as a critical lifeline whenever and wherever need takes them.

The Future is Within Reach

Iridium is committed to global communications reliability and performance far into the future. With the first launch scheduled for 2015, Iridium’s next-generation satellite constellation will provide a platform for continued innovation, as well as ongoing support for all existing Iridium-enabled solutions. Rest assured, Iridium NEXT’s backward compatibility will ensure Iridium 9555 continues to put advanced personal communications in your grasp – for years to come.

Need More?

Want a phone that has GPS capabilities, water-resistant, and more ruggedized? Try out the new Iridium 9575 Extreme!

 

+1(619)238-0205 and a Satmodo technician will gladly assist you.

 

 

Specifications



• Dimensions: 143 mm (L) x 55 mm (W)
x 30 mm (D)
• Weight: 266g (9.4 oz)

Duration

• Standby time: Up to 30 hours
• Talk time: Up to 4 hours

Display

• 200 character illuminated graphic display
• Volume, signal and battery strength meters
• Illuminated weather-resistant keypad

Calling Features

• Integrated speakerphone
• Quick-connect to Iridium voicemail
• Two-way SMS and short email capability
• Pre-programmable International Access
Code (00 or +)
• Mailbox for voice, numeric and text
messages
• Selectable ring and alert tones (8 choices)

Memory

• 100 entry internal address book, with
capacity for multiple phone numbers,
email addresses and notes
• SIM-based address book with 155 entry
capacity
• Call history retains received, missed and
dialed calls

Usage Control Features

• User-configurable call timers to manage costs
• Keypad lock and PIN lock for additional
security

Iridium 9555 Quick Cheat Sheet (PDF)


Receiving Your Rental Phone

How to Make a Call on a Iridium Satellite Phone



How to Make a Call on Iridium Phone

1. Make sure you are outside with an open view of the sky, away from any obstructions.
2. Fully extend the antenna and power on the phone. Make sure the antenna is straight up-and-down at all times.
3. After the phone registers, dial the country code (for the US it’s “1”), area code, and then the rest of the number.
4. Press the green button to place the call and then the red button to end the call.

How to Call to a US landline or cell phone

1. Dial 1, the Area Code, & the rest of the number, for example, to call a USA number dial 1-XXX-XXX-XXXX
2. Press OK

How to Call another Iridium satellite phone

1. Dial 8816-XXXX-XXXX

How to Receive calls on your Iridium phone

By using the preferred 2-stage dialing system, the person calling you dials a US number, and you only use your minutes
at your standard rate. To use the 2-stage dialing methods follow these Instructions:
1. Call 1-480-768-2500
2. When prompted, enter the Iridium phone number (this number is printed on the side of your phone)
3. Wait to be connected

NOTE: Your Iridium telephone number is on the side of your phone.

How to Text on an Iridium Satellite Phone



How to Send A Text Message From Iridium Satellite Phone

1. You must first be registered on the network before sending a text message.
2. Press “Menu”
3. Using the arrow keys, scroll to “Messages,” then press “Select”
4. “Create Message” should be highlighted. Press “Select”
5. Enter your message text and then press “Options”
6. Follow the on-screen options thereafter to send a text message.

How to Send A Text Message To The Iridium Satellite Phone

1. Have the person go to this website, messaging.iridium.com
2. On the top of the page, there is a link that says, “Message a Sat Phone.” Click it.
3. Enter the 12 digits sat phone number WITHOUT any dashes. Enter a reply to email if needed. Type Message.
4. Click send message (This option is FREE for the person sending and FREE for the person receiving the text).
NOTE: Using a cell phone directly to message the sat phone may incur high charges per minute or not work
This should do the trick, but if you are still finding it difficult to connect, then please call us at

How to get a Signal on your Satellite Phone



How to Check Voicemail on your Satellite Phone



How to Check Your Voicemail

1. Press the “Menu” key
2. Scroll down to “Voicemail” and hit “Select”
3. Hit “Select” to call Voicemail
4. When you hear the greeting, immediately press the * Key.
5. When you are prompted for a password, Enter 9999 or last 7 of your satellite phone number

Downloads for Iridium 9555

Iridium 9555 Connect Not Stranded Emergency Guide

Iridium 9555 Quick Start Guide

Iridium 9555 User Manual Supplement

Iridium Voicemail Guide

Iridium 9555 and Iridium Extreme_Comparison

Iridium 9555 and Iridium Extreme_Product Regulatory and Safety Card

81 reviews for Iridium 9555 – Rental

  1. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Ami Beckerman (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  2. 4 out of 5
    Rated 4 out of 5

    Johan Rinne (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  3. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Brian Parkhouse (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  4. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Karen (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    rented the satellite phone for the 3rd year for our vacation and fortunately did not have to use it – but a comfortable feeling having it with us just in case

  5. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Jake Via (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  6. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    William Beckman (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Everything was good.

  7. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Renee Hudson (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  8. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Jeff Carothers (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  9. 4 out of 5
    Rated 4 out of 5

    Wayne (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    phone worked well

  10. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Kenneth (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Great job as usual!

  11. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Richard C. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  12. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Jason Hicks (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Everything worked well. Very happy

  13. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Peter M. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Satmodo provided both a great service and experience. Both satellite phones arrived on time and with all accessories provided. These phones are great for remote use and are quite rugged for field use.

  14. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Julio Granados (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Great emergency backup….just in case.

  15. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Michael Vega (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  16. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Frances R. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Very easy to use. Peace of mind to have this phone available in remote hiking areas.

  17. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Philip B. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Very helpful customer service. Turned phone quick. Ways process. Would use these guys for sure again

  18. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    John Laviola (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  19. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Dennis M. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Everything arrived on time and was complete and ready to go. I would use them again. Thanks

  20. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Anonymous (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  21. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Peter Alesi (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Phones were easy to use.

  22. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Webster Whinery (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Great thank you

  23. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Greg (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Great service on time phone works great!

  24. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Ryan Gutile (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  25. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Michael Bell (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  26. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Edward Cummings (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  27. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Edward Cummings (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  28. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Tony Rico (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    always awesome….thanks again

  29. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Corey Copeland (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  30. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    George Amann (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  31. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Anonymous (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  32. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    John Barnard (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  33. 4 out of 5
    Rated 4 out of 5

    Ross Loertscher (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  34. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Daryl Moore (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Only used a few times while rafting off the grid in Eastern Utah and worked very well

  35. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    William Stewart (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  36. 4 out of 5
    Rated 4 out of 5

    Eric V. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Iridium 9555 rental was easy to use, came on time and a return label to send it back.

  37. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Robert (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    They were very responsive and easy to work with. The Iridium 9555 was the rental

  38. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Holly Curtis (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Iridium 9555 Rental kit

  39. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Michael Aziz (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Rented the Iridium 9555

  40. 4 out of 5
    Rated 4 out of 5

    Anonymous (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    The service from Satmodo was outstanding. I would definitely rent from them again. As for the product and satellite service, I only received about 1/3 of the texts that were sent to me. This was in Wyoming with prolonged clear access to open sky and antenna up. So for that purpose, it wasn’t at all reliable.

  41. 4 out of 5
    Rated 4 out of 5

    Thomas Parenti (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    A few problems connecting but good overall. Rented the Iridium 9555 on this trip

  42. 4 out of 5
    Rated 4 out of 5

    Justin Legred (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Satmodo was great to work with. The phone didn’t always find a satellite quickly. We rented the Iridium 9555 satellite phone. We were in glacier national park and there were some times that it didn’t work even with a clear shot at the sky. Overall I would get it again for the safety of communicating

  43. 4 out of 5
    Rated 4 out of 5

    Nancy Sharpless (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    The satmodo service was great. The phone was sent very promptly and was easy to return. I give a 4 instead of a 5 because of the cost, which in total was quite a bit more than the $131.93 shown here. But I understood heading into it that the rental would be expensive, and I decided that having the phone for emergencies while I was off the grid was worth it. I would rent one Iridium 9555 again under similar circumstances.

  44. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Geri Gosselin (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We rented the Iridium 9555 for our trip

  45. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Hector Buendia (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We rented an Iridium 9555 for a remote job site

  46. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Melanie S. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We have used the satellite phone for the past 3 years in a row. The shipping and return shipping label makes it hassle-free. Great product. My husband is able to call home every night while up in the high country. We always rented the Iridium 9555 satellite phone

  47. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Anonymous (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We rented the Iridium 9555 for our trip and it worked great

  48. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Randolph Hall (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Simple easy process to receive, test and return the phone. Mike was very helpful.

  49. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Anonymous (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We rented the Iridium 9555 satellite phone. It came charged, ready to use with easy and simple instructions. We did our test call and off we went to our trip

  50. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Melanie K. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Mike, Daniel, and all of the team were very professional and extremely knowledgeable! It was a pleasure doing business with them! When I need rental phones again, I will certainly call this company! We rented the Iridium 9555 satellite phone

  51. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    John H. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We rented the Iridium 9555 satellite phone

  52. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    raffaello s. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    I’ve used Satmodo for the last few wilderness trips and they have always been reliable and reasonably priced. The Phone (Iridium 9555 Satellite Phone) arrives on time with 2 fully charged batteries and a good instruction brochure. I highly recommend them.

  53. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Elisa Mitchell (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Worked fine. The phone Iridium 9555 satellite phone arrived on time and worked fine during our trip down the Grand Canyon.

  54. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Jonathan (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Rented the Iridium 9555 satellite phone

  55. 4 out of 5
    Rated 4 out of 5

    Wayne (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    The phone works ok but it does drop calls once in a while. We rented the Iridium 9555

  56. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Rodrigo Ampudia (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Excellent service..We use Satmodo and the Iridium 9555 for all the score international races.

  57. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Brian Parkhouse (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We had rented the Iridium 9555 satellite phone for our trip

  58. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Ralph Martinez (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Your employees are awesome. Rented the Iridium 9555

  59. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Matthew F. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Excellent Customer service! I ordered the phone (Iridium 9555 Satellite phone) on a Friday and received it the following Monday. Worked great while out hunting!

  60. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Ramond Gelinas (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We have a long term rental for the Iridium 9555 satellite phone.

  61. 4 out of 5
    Rated 4 out of 5

    Eric V. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We rented the Iridium 9555 Satellite Phone.

  62. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    William P. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    The Iridium 9555 satellite phone was delivered on the day that I requested and was returned very easily with a prepaid FedEx label.
    My phone worked great, even through a canvas tent!
    I will definitely use your company again for my satellite phone needs. Thank you again.

  63. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    David Hultenius (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    You guys are always great ! Always professional and pleasant to work with.
    Iridium 9555 rental kit is what I use when I go down to Baja

  64. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Brian Parkhouse (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Iridium 9555 rental – This is the go-to setup anytime we racing down in Baja. This worked perfectly for this years baja 1000

  65. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    David L. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Great service, thanks for everything. We rented the Iridium 9555 satellite phone

  66. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    David Matinez (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Thank you. You came thru in a pinch. We rented the Iridium 9555 satellite phone

  67. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Dave Moore (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Awesome staff, I’d review the product but thankfully we didn’t need to use it during our 5000 mile rally🤙🏻

  68. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Amy Hopkins (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Satmodo made this so easy, even though I was nowhere near their store. All the stuff I needed was included, with clear instructions for use and it was easy to return.

  69. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Frank L. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Easy process. No drama. We rented the Iridium 9555

  70. 4 out of 5
    Rated 4 out of 5

    Anonymous (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

  71. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Rodrigo Ampudia (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We always rent the Iridium 9555 for all the baja races

  72. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Albert Ogata (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We used this phone on a recent camping trip where cell service was not available. We were able to get reception in the remotest part of the canyons we camped in, which provided us with a level of safety. Fortunately we didn’t have to use the phone in an emergency, but it was comforting to know that it was available if needed.

  73. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    George Roy (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We rented the Iridium 9555 rental phone

  74. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Bryan K. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Great company and second time I’ve used them with zero issues and phones work great! Any off grid trip I take in the future I will definitely be staying with Satmodo!

  75. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Anonymous (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Great working with the employees of Sotmodo

  76. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Carlos B. (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Item with a little cosmetic scratch however it worked perfect in the middle of nowhere at Inyo national park where no cellular communications were available

  77. 4 out of 5
    Rated 4 out of 5

    Stan Berryman (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We rented the Iridium 9555 again for our trip

  78. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Brian Parkhouse (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We rented the Iridium 9555 satellite phone for use down in baja

  79. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Barry (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    Always a pleasure to do business with Satmodo.

  80. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Gregory Rothaus (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We rented the Iridium 9555 satellite phone

  81. 5 out of 5
    Rated 5 out of 5

    Gregory Rothaus (verified owner):

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link

    We rented the Iridium 9555 for our trip this time around

13:29:06
Add a review
call or text
Contact Us
fb-icon twitter-icon instagram-icon