SPOT Introduces New SPOT X Device with Enhanced Features and Performance

MISSISSAUGA, ON: Globalstar Canada Satellite Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of Globalstar Inc. (NYSE MKT: GSAT) and a leader in satellite communications and technologies, introduces a new SPOT X two-way satellite messenger.

Users now have the flexibility to use the new SPOT X device to connect to a smartphone via Bluetooth wireless technology through the SPOT X app to send and receive satellite messages.



When you are off the grid or have unreliable cellular coverage, SPOT X provides satellite communications and emergency notification technology to the avid adventurer or the remote worker as the world's only two-way satellite messenger with full QWERTY keyboard. SPOT X has its own dedicated Canadian mobile number, so others can conveniently message you directly at any time. With unlimited use of 14 pre-programmed messages, and the ability to access your contacts in the App, you can communicate easily with family, friends, coworkers or directly with Search & Rescue services in a life-threatening situation.

SPOT is trusted and proven satellite technology used by outdoor enthusiasts and remote workers around the world who need to stay connected when off the grid, said Jim Mandala, Vice President, Globalstar Canada Satellite Co. With the new SPOT X app's intuitive interface, users can access contacts, and send/receive messages via the Globalstar Satellite Network. SPOT X will work for up to 10 days on a single charge, with or without a paired phone.

The new and improved SPOT X with Bluetooth wireless technology and accompanying SPOT X app is the latest addition to the award-winning SPOT family of products, providing affordable, two-way messaging, tracking and S.O.S in emergencies for hundreds of thousands of users all over the world. Through a direct connection to the GEOS International Emergency Coordination Center, SPOT has initiated more than 6,600 rescues around the globe within the last ten years.

SPOT X will be available starting Tuesday, September 17th online and at outdoor retailers in Canada at $349.99 CAD with month-to-month Flex plans starting at $14.95 USD per month, and annual service plans starting at $11.95 USD per month. The Bluetooth feature enables satellite device functionality using an iOS and Android compatible SPOT X App and is available for download today. For more information on SPOT, visit findmespot.ca.
(PRN | 8 months ago)

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SPOT Introduces New SPOT X Device with Enhanced Features and Performance