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Intellian launches 1.5m Ku to Ka convertible VSAT terminal

Intellian has launched a 1.5m Ku to Ka convertible antenna Intellian has launched a 1.5m Ku to Ka convertible antenna

Intellian has launched the first 1.5m Ku to Ka convertible VSAT terminal, supporting 5GHz Wide Ka-band networks as well as GEO (Geostationary Earth Orbit), MEO (Medium Earth Orbit) and LEO (Low Earth Orbit) constellations.

{mprestriction ids="1,2"}The v150NX delivers highly efficient radio frequency (RF) performance for shipowners, operators and network providers. It is easily converted to Ka-band by changing the RF Assembly and Feed, as the reflector and radome are optimised for operation across both frequency bands.

The new product’s Ka-band version is also available. The state-of-the-art terminal is compatible with future 2.5GHz Wide Ka-band networks and has delivered speeds of 830Mbps in trials. With GEO/MEO/LEO tracking capability, the v150NX Ka delivers an extremely high level of performance and is ready for operation with forthcoming new high-speed and low-latency networks.

Both the v150NX and v150NX Ka enable reliable, high-throughput broadband at sea and can be quickly installed to deliver precise, cost-effective satellite tracking as a land gateway antenna system. The products can track any satellites on mobile and fixed platforms and include smart satellite handover capability enabled by an embedded mediator. This allows operators to provide a seamless network with high-speed bi-directional IP connectivity. Additionally, the antenna can be interconnected with no loss of signal even at longer distances, using the Intellian Fiber Link Solution.

With the new NX platform, Intellian’s 1.5m satellite communication systems use a single cable, which combines Tx, Rx, and DC power, to simplify installation. A modular design results in lower cost of ownership throughout the entire lifecycle, while improving reliability and streamlining maintenance.

“The industry-leading performance, simplified installation and ensured compatibility with future constellations and networks positions our new 1.5m antennas as one of the most innovative, flexible and cost-effective connectivity platforms available for diverse users on land and at sea,” said Eric Sung, CEO of Intellian.{/mprestriction}

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