Spot Spot X 2-Way Satellite Messenger


Colour: Black/Orange

Delivery options:

Rocksolid guarantee

Shop with confidence. If it’s not working out, you can return it (consumables, electronics, undergarments and swimwear excluded).
Really. If it's not up to snuff after you use it (a couple times) you can still bring it back. It lasts longer than 30 days, but not forever. We'll be fair about it.


Send texts and emails to anyone, anywhere, regardless of how many bars your phone has. The SPOT X allows 2-way messaging when you are off the grid. . With a dedicated SOS button, you can quickly and easily call for help and local first responders will be dispatched to your location. Requires a pay subscription service and a clear view of the sky to work.

  • 2-way texting and emailing from nearly anywhere on earth
  • Direct communication between SPOT X devices
  • SOS messaging sends rescuers your exact GPS location
  • Confirmation from rescue centre lets you know help is on the way and allows texting with rescue personnel
  • SOS messages are received by FocusPoint, a worldwide emergency response center with 24/7/365 staffing
  • SOS button with hard-plastic cover prevents accidental activation
  • Satellite coverage works around the world, including continental US, Canada and Mexico, (for coverage see SPOT’s website)
  • Store up to 14 predefined messages
  • Check-in feature send pre-programmed message and GPS location via email or SMS to up to 10 pre-determined contacts
  • Track progress with location updates on cloud-based mapping, at 5, 10, 30 or 60 minutes to maximize battery life. Extreme tracking sends updates every 2½ minutes
  • 2 subscription plans for year-round use, or flex plans for seasonal/month-to-month use
  • Free SPOT X mobile app allows pairs via Bluetooth
  • Electronic compass and programable waypoints
  • Rechargeable internal battery pack delivers up to 240 hours with 10-minute logging
  • Illuminated keyboard
  • High contrast screen is backlit and easy to read in all conditions
  • IPX7 waterproofing protects from downpours
  • In the box: Spot X, carabiner and strap, USB cable, SOS sticker, kickstand and documentation

Tech specs

Weight198g (Black/Orange)
Ideal for
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Backpacking
  • Winter and expedition camping
Satellite network usedGlobalstar
Operating temperature-20 to 60°C
Battery life (operating)240 h
Storage temperature-20 to 60°C
Operating altitude-100 to 6,500m
Dimensions16.6 x 7.4 x 2.4cm
Replaceable batteriesNo
BatteriesLithium-ion (included)
Lanyard attachmentYes
Made inChina

Reviews (9)

2.7777777777777777 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews for Spot Spot X 2-Way Satellite Messenger

Ask and answer

Compare (0)