Programmable Handheld Adapter (L/S band) to convert Android Phone into a SatPhone.


It is proposed to develop a programmable handheld adapter, which can convert an android phone into a SatPhone using micro USB Type C or Bluetooth. The indigenous hand held adapter device should have following features:-


  • Total weight incl battery – below 500 gm.
  • Programmable L / S Band.
  • Interface – Micro USB / Type C and Bluetooth.
  • Data Rate – Min 2.4 Kbps at all times
  • Talk time – 2hrs (min) (Assuming phone is completely charged and is capable of supporting this talk time parameter)
  • Standby time – 10 hrs (min)