Browsing the WEB and sending and receving emails
First Things to do and know
In order to browse the internet and send or receive mail with your Iridium go, we recommend the use of the Software MAIL AND WEB created by Iridium.
It's available on the PLAYSTORE for ANDROID and on the APPSTORE for IPHONE.
For WINDOWS computers you can find the software here:
For Macs computers you can find the software here:
With iPhone and Android phones you will need the XWeb Satellite Web Browser app in order to browse the web also available on the apps marketplace.
You will also need to create an account on Iridium Website here:
Lats thing to know: An Iridium GO has a 9.6Kbps bandwidth and is charged by the minute of communication.
Using the software
You need to be connected on the Iridium GO wifi network before starting the software.
When you use the App for the first time it will ask for your name, login and password. The login and password is the one you registered with Iridium.
You will then be asked to configure the device.
- Select "Auto-detect Router".
- the Software will detect your device and parameter himself. Press "save".
Creating the Internet connexion
Before trying to send your emails or browsing the WEB you first need to parameter the "connexion".
Wait for your Iridium Go signal (to check on the Iridium GO) to be up to 5 then press "HERE FOR CONNEXION STATE". When the circle is green your connection is ready.
There will also be a message "Connexion is UP. Tap to disconnect"
Using your WEB Browser
In order to use the Web application part press "WEB". The XWeb Satellite Web Browser app starts and will ask you for your login and password. It's the login and password of your Iridium account.
It then open the browser and you can browse the internet.
When you have finished go back to iridium MAIL AND WEB and go to connexion to stop the communication. Don't forget that the communication bill increase while the connexion is up.
Sending and receiving mails
Press SEND AND RECEIVE MAIL in order to send and receive your emails.
To write an EMAIL press EMAIL, enter your addressee's mail address, your message and when finished put the MENU button of your phone and press SEND.
Your connexion need to be up in order to send and receive emails.