• Iridium
  • Docks & Cradles
  • Push-to-Talk
  • Emergency
  • In-Building
  • Transport

DriveDOCK Extreme Wireless Push-To-Talk (PTT-W1A) Bundle (EXTRMDD-PTT-W1A)

The DriveDOCK Extreme Wireless PTT Bundle is a high quality transport installation using the Iridium Extreme® PTT service.  This combination extends the power of the Extreme PTT Device to the palm of your hand, whether in or out of a vehicle.

  • Data
  • Voice
  • SMS
  • Bluetooth
  • SBD
  • Handsfree
  • Privacy Handset (optional)
  • GPS
  • Tracking
  • Docking
  • Charging
  • Ringer
  • Mute
  • Horn Alert
  • Intelligent Handset (optional)
  • USB
  • SOS
  • Supports PTT
  • Supports Voice via 9575
  • Wireless PTT Handset
  • External PTT Antenna

DriveDOCK Extreme Wireless Push-To-Talk (PTT-W1A) Bundle Features

The wireless handset’s rugged premium remote speaker microphone, deliver outstanding clear audio in every situation when connected to the Beam Extreme Docking Station. The microphone features a highly tactile PTT button that provides both mechanical and audible feedback every time you press, so you know your call is being sent.

Key Benefits and Features

• Durable and reliable mic/speaker handset
• IP55 weatherproof compliance, built vibration and drop resistant
• Enhanced clear audio quality
• Compatible with existing BEAM DriveDOCK Extreme
• Supports BOTH Phone and PTT modes of the Iridium Network
• Ability to amplify PTT audio to external cabin loudspeaker
• Left or right side bracket mounting
• 3.5mm earpiece jack for optional earpiece accessories

DriveDOCK Extreme Wireless Push-To-Talk (PTT-W1A) Bundle Specifications

DriveDOCK Extreme Power

Average Power Consumption Current @ 12VDC Watts
Rated Input 9-32V DC 2A max
Standby 70mA 0.84W
Transmit + Charging 0.7A 8.4W
Sleep Mode 5mA 60mW


Legal The Bluetooth® word, mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth® SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by BEAM Communications is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.
Regulatory Bluetooth® identifier: B03005. CE 89/336/EEC - #EC/2006/20013C. FCC part 15 class B: DriveDOCK contains Transmitter Module FCC ID: QOQWT11. Canada: Cert# 5123A-BGTWT11E Japan: 07215089/AA/00
Antenna Integrated chip antenna
Power Default = Class 2 (< 10 metres). 2.4GHz - 2.4835GHz Unlicensed ISM Band
Profiles HFP - Hands-Free Profile v.1.5 HFP-AG - Hands-Free Audio Gateway Profile v.1.5 & SPP - Serial Port Profile
System Bluetooth® 2.0v+EDR (Enhanced Data Rates), 802.11 coexistence.

DriveDOCK Extreme Interfaces

Privacy Handset (Line In/Out) 4-pole 3.5mm audio jack at the bottom of the DriveDOCK cradle.
External Speaker and Microphone One horizontal 2-pin Microfit connector on the cable loom for speaker and one vertical 2-pin Microfit connector for microphone.
Data Port (USB) USB Mini-B 5-pin female (USB Slave). USB 2.0 compliant, CDC Serial profile.
Alarm (Alert) Loop Alarm Mode: “Normally-Closed” Loop IN to OUT Up to 50m cable run multiple buttons in series. Brown wire is Input, Green wire is Output.
Horn Output / Audio System Mute Blue wire on the cable loom. Open collector output can be interfaced to 12V or 24V DC with up to 120mA current sink capability.
Power Cable 4-way Microfit socket. +Vin (Red wire),0V (GND, Black wire), and ACC (On/Off Sense, Yellow wire). 9-32VDC tolerant. ACC sense: High(1) > +7Vdc Low (0) 0V < +5Vdc
LEDs/Buttons Bluetooth, Ringer, Track, Mute, Up & Down

DriveDOCK Extreme Environmental

Temperature Degrees °C Degrees °F
Operating Range -30°C to +70°C* -22°F to +158°F
Charging Range 0°C to 45°C # +32°F to 113°F
Storage -35°C to +85°C -31°F to 185°F
Operating Humidity Range < 85% RH non-condensing
Notes * When 9575 Battery is fully charged # Derived from the charging temperature range of the Iridium 9575 handset battery.

Wireless Push-To-Talk Handset Kit Environmental

Humidity/Rain/Dust IEC529, IP67 (Wireless Handset only)
Temperature Degrees °C Degrees °F
Operating Temperature -20°C to +55°C -4°F to +122°F
Vibration and Shock Mil Std 810 C/D/E/F

Wireless Push-To-Talk Handset Kit Connectors / Interfaces

Hirose Audio Port Industry standard – 6-pin accessory port
Audio Port Standard 3.5mm mono jack (TS)
Gateway Cradle
Interface Connector RJ45
Antenna Connector RP SMA Female

Wireless Push-To-Talk Handset Kit Battery Pack

Battery Type 3.7V @1450mA Lithium Polymer
Battery Life >15 Hours @ 30% receive time

DriveDOCK Extreme Physical

Dimensions mm inches
Dock 83W x 76D x 212H 3.3 W x 3D x 8.3H
Outer Box 140W x 125D X 330H 5.51W x 4.92D x 13H
Weight kg lbs
Dock 0.48 1.1
Box 1.5 3.4

Wireless Push-To-Talk Handset Kit Physical

Dimensions mm inches
Dimensions - PTT Wireless Handset 88 x 28 x 63 3.46 x 1.1 x2.48
Dimensions - PTT Cradle 80 x 80 x 60 3.15 x 3.15 x 2.36
Weight kg lbs
Weight - PTT Wireless Handset 0.150 1.10
Weight - PTT Cradle 0.125 0.27

DriveDOCK Extreme Bundle Kit Contents

DriveDOCK Extreme
DC Power Cable/Fuse Kit
Universal Mounting Bracket (RAM)
Speaker & Microphone
Quick Start Guide
Wireless PTT Handset
Charging Cradle
Interface Cable
External Magnetic Mount Antenna
PTT Bracket Kit


EMC Compliance
CE Compliance
Electrical Safety
CE Compliance
Industry Canada