Cobham Explorer 510 Terminal

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Ultra-portable and easy to use, this lightweight BGAN terminal is a powerful next generation tool for field communication worldwide.

A rugged BGAN fit for purpose

The Cobham EXPLORER 510 is the smallest ever EXPLORER BGAN and the ideal combination of performance and portability.

The durable magnesium casing and a dust and water resistant design makes the EXPLORER 510 the perfect choice when working off the beaten track, but still dependant on a reliable connection.

Portable performance

Smaller than a standard laptop and weighing less than 1.4 kg, this satellite terminal is easy to carry along when travelling the world.

It supports your need for performance and provides simultaneous high quality voice and broadband access at speeds up to 464 kbps.

Connect the optional EXPLORER Cellular Modem to the USB port and turn your device into a true communication SmartHub. Use local cellular net when available and BGAN if no other option.

Satellite connectivity made simple

EXPLORER 510 is easy to set-up and to operate. The user interface is intuitive and can be accessed from your PC or any kind of smart device.

With the EXPLORER Connect App you can use your smart device to make calls or easily access the internet even in areas with no terrestrial or cellular coverage. The EXPLORER Connect App with a SIP softphone is available on Android and IOS.




202 / 202 / 51.8 mm

7.8 / 7.8 / 1.6 inches

Weight (incl. battery)


1.4kg / 3.1lbs

Data capabilities


Standard IP: Up to 464 kbps

Streaming IP: 32, 64, 128 kbps

Voice capabilities


Standard voice: 4 kbps

External SP: 1000 mW

Inmarsat frequencies


1518.0 - 1525.0 MHz (Rx) (EMEA) 1525.0 - 1559.0 MHz (Rx) 1626.5 - 1660.5 MHz (Tx) 1668.0 - 1675.0 MHz (Tx) (EMEA)



15.1 dBW ±1dB


  • EXPLORER 510 terminal

  • Built-in Rechargeable Lithium Ion Battery

  • EXPLORER Softbag

  • USB to Ethernet Converter Cable

  • 100-240VAC Power Supply

  • Multi-Languge Quick Start Quide

  • Multi-language webserver and embedded manual

    (ENG, FR, DE, ES, RU, JP and CN)

More Information
Plan Type Prepaid, Monthly , Annual
Coverage Area North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia & New Zealand
Maximum Data Speeds 201-500 Kbps
Satellite Service Inmarsat BGAN
Product Type Mobile Satellite Internet
Brand Cobham
Network Inmarsat
Global Rescue Yes
Pulsar Yes

Global Rescue

Pivotel has partnered with Global Rescue to keep you connected with the safety, security, and telehealth services you need to stay safe wherever you are. You can contact Global Rescue directly from your Pivotel satellite phone.

Get medical advisory and security updates when you travel
Get medical evacuation and field rescue from experienced private responders due to illness or injury
Get Telehealth services for remote medical care and treatment plans
Learn more and sign up 

Pulsar® Service Management Portal

Pulsar is a data management service that lets you monitor and control the data being used by your satellite services, helping you manage your network and control your costs. Best of all, it's included with any active data service as part of the Pivotel Advantage.

Key Features include:

  • Web-based self-service dashboard
  • Set usage thresholds with alerts and cost control limits
  • Real-time terminal and data information for troubleshooting
  • Self-manage firewall rules
  • Pulsar is included at no additional fee with the following active Pivotel services:

  • Inmarsat BGAN
  • Inmarsat BGAN M2M
  • Inmarsat Fleet One
  • Inmarsat FleetBroadband
  • Iridium Certus
  • Thuraya IP