It is small, robust, and a light satellite communicator that allows bidirectional text messaging through the Iridium world satellite network (subscription required).
You can activate an interactive SOS system, which allows search and rescue monitoring 24/7 (satellite subscription required).
Access downloadable maps, NOAA charts from the USA, Color aerial images and more, using the free Garmin Earthmate®.
The optional inReach weather forecast service provides detailed updates directly to the device; basic and premium weather packages available.
Send and receive inReach messages through compatible Garmin devices, including portable devices and connected devices.
The internal rechargeable lithium battery provides up to 90 hours of duration in 10 minute tracking mode.
TTravel lighter, smarter communication
Measuring just over 10 cm high (4 ") by 5 cm wide (2") and weighing only 100 g (3.5 oz), inReach Mini is suitable for outside pockets, for packages or accessories. It connects to send messages through the 100% global Iridium satellite network. You do not have to worry about being within range of a mobile phone tower or finding irregular coverage.
Who will respond to your SOS? GEOS will do it.
GEOS is the world leader in emergency response and monitoring solutions. They have supported rescues in more than 140 countries, saving many lives in the process. And they are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to respond to your SOS, track your device and notify appropriate contacts and emergency personnel in your area. Once you have activated a distress signal, you can wait for a delivery confirmation that the help is on the way and will be continuously updated on the status of your response team.
Multiple ways to connect
Unit-to-unit wireless connectivity allows you to remotely control inReach Mini to send and receive messages using compatible Garmin handheld devices, portable devices or other mobile devices. Location tracking based on GPS allows you to share your whereabouts with those in your home or off the field. You can also post your adventures on social networks. For basic navigation, there is a compass that shows the course and distance along a route or a waypoint.
Combine it with your mobile device
For greater capacity and convenience, the free Earthmate app synchronizes the inReach handheld via Bluetooth® wireless technology with its compatible Apple® or Android ™ so you can access an unlimited number of maps, aerial images and US lists. UU NOAA In addition, Earthmate allows you to conveniently use all the features of inReach on your paired mobile device. To facilitate the messages, you can also access the contact list of your phone from the Earthmate application to connect with fewer keys.
Combine it with Garmin Pilot ™
In the world of aviation, inReach Mini becomes a valuable communication link. When combined via Bluetooth with a tablet or smart phone compatible with the Garmin Pilot application, your inReach Mini makes it easy to send and receive text messages while in the cabin, even from areas without cellular reception. The application extracts contact lists from your smart device, so access is simple and hassle-free. And since your inReach Mini is also a handheld GPS, Garmin Pilot can take advantage of its rock-solid position source to drive to geo-referenced aircraft position on the screen of your tablet's moving map. In addition, for your followers in the field, inReach Mini can provide tracking of your flight, using the web-based MapShare ™ page created for your inReach account. You can also link through Facebook ® or Twitter ®.
Additional aviation services
Your inReach Mini is also a compatible device for the Adverse Conditions Alert Service (ACAS) of Lockheed Martin Flight Services (LMFS), Enhanced Search and Rescue Surveillance (SE-SAR) and Special Enhanced Reporting Services (eSRS). If you register to receive information from ACAS, the alerts provided through LMFS require you to convene an abbreviated briefing to address any specific adverse situation that may affect your planned flight route. In the same way, the automatic monitoring provided by the SE-SAR service allows the system to identify possible flight emergency situations and / or signals to promptly initiate search and rescue procedures for its aircraft.
Get the weather moving
The optional inReach weather forecast service provides detailed updates directly to your inReach Mini or compatible device paired with the Earthmate application, so you'll know what conditions to expect along the way. Basic and premium climate packages are offered. And you can request weather forecasts for your current location or any other intermediate point or destination in your itinerary.
Rugged, durable, impact resistant (MIL-STD-810F) and water rated for IPX7, inReach Mini is designed to keep it running. It includes an internal rechargeable lithium battery for up to 50 hours of use in the default tracking mode of 10 minutes and up to 20 days in energy saving mode. Recharge through the microUSB power cable or the optional 12 V charger in the vehicle.
Flexible plans of satellite airtime
To access the Iridium network and communicate with your inReach Mini, an active satellite subscription is required. Depending on your level of use, you can opt for an annual contract package or a flexible month-to-month usage time plan.s.
Includes unlimited cloud storage and travel planning
All inReach devices include free access to the Garmin Explore website powered by the cloud to plan your trips with routes and waypoints, create preset messages and quick texts, synchronize and manage your device settings, update your firmware, link your Social network accounts, store all your location tracking data and much more.