The Thuraya X5-Touch is the world’s 1st Android-based satellite & GSM phone offering unparallel flexibility. It runs on the Android software system and features a 5.2” full HD touchscreen for users who often move in and out of terrestrial coverage across a spread of market sectors. It offers quick and easy connectivity on the move, in remote areas that are beyond the reach of smartphones.
The Thuraya X5-Touch device runs on the Android platform from Google.
The X5-Touch comes equipped with a 5.2” full HD touchscreen made of glare resistant Gorilla® glass. The toughened glass also works while the display is wet or while you are wearing gloves.
The Thuraya X5-Touch is the most rugged phone in the industry with IP67 standard and compliance with MIL 810 G/F. That means the phone is full dust and water protected and tested to withstand shock, vibration and extreme temperature.
Dual mode. Dual SIM
Communicate seamlessly in satellite and GSM mode: The Thuraya X5-Touch works over Thuraya’s L-band satellite network as well as GSM 2G/3G/4G/LTE networks. It comes equipped with two nano-SIM card slots for complete flexibility and choice.
SAT and GSM “Always On”
Make and receive calls simultaneously on both networks with the unique SAT and GSM “Always On” function. For a true dual experience, you can receive calls on your GSM number even when on an active satellite call and vice versa.
Most powerful battery
Equipped with the most powerful battery in the industry, the X5-Touch has a talk-time of up to 11 hours and a standby time of up to 100 hours enabling reliable communications whenever you need it across an extended period of time.
Dedicated SOS button
The Thuraya X5-Touch has a dedicated SOS button, which is easy to use in times of distress. Even when the phone is switched off, simply press and hold the SOS button for 3 seconds, which starts the handset and triggers the SOS call (and/or SMS) to any pre-programmed number.
Make the most out of your camera
With the front and rear cameras take photos and videos anywhere. Enjoy state-of-the-art features like built-in flash, panorama mode, face detection and many more.
Connect anyway you want
Enjoy using your X5-Touch in a multi-device world. The phone comes with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and NFC connectivity making it easy to connect.
The Thuraya X5-Touch facilitates reliable and efficient walk-and-talk communications due to the combination of high-performance satellites from Thuraya’s network and an omnidirectional antenna designed to ensure enhanced mobility.