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Iridium L-Band Transceiver 9522B Ex Demo (LBT9522B_SC)

Ex-Demo – 12 months full warranty. Limited quantity available until sold out

The 9522B is Iridium’s 2nd-generation satellite transceiver for truly global voice and data communications. It is ideal for sending and receiving voice and data from equipment everywhere on the planet.

  • Data
  • Voice
  • SBD
  • SIM

Iridium L-Band Transceiver 9522B Ex Demo Features

Integrated Solution

It easily integrates into a wide variety of applications through a RS232 serial interface and AT command set, and a pass-thru connector allows a GPS receiver to use the same antenna as the Iridium 9522B LBT.

Iridium L-Band Transceiver 9522B Ex Demo Specifications

Power Input Specifications & Consumption

Power Average - Voice / Data Call (see note) 4W
Typical current during call (see note) 800mA
Max current during call 2.5A
Input Standby current (average) 250mA
Main Input Voltage - Consumption at +5VDC 40mV peak to peak
Main Input Voltage Range +4.0V DC to +32V DC

RF Characteristics

Multiplexing Method TDMA / FDMA
Input/Output Impedance 50Ω
Oscillator Stability ± 1.5 ppm
Duplexing Method TDD (Time Domain Duplex)
Frequency Range 1616 MHz to 1626.5 MHz
Receiver Spurious Rejection at offsets > 1 MHz (typical) 60dB
Receiver Sensitivity at 50Ω (typical) -118.5dBm
Average Power during a frame (typical) 0.6W
Average power during a transmit slot (max) 7W


Temperature Degrees °C Degrees °F
Operating Temperature Range -30ºC to +60ºC -22ºF to +140ºF
Storage Temperature Range -40ºC to +85ºC -40ºF to +185ºF
Operating Humidity Range 25 to 75% RH
Storage Humidity Range ≤ 93% RH


Dimensions mm inches
Width 81 x 28 x 162 3.19 x 1.10 x 6.38
Weight kg lbs
Transceiver 0.420 0.925