The SPOT GEN3 Life-Saving Communication gives you a critical, life-saving line of communication when you adventure beyond the boundaries of cellphone network services. The SPOT GEN3 allows family and friends to know that you’re safe and okay, or if the worst should happen, they can send emergency responders to your GPS location with the push of a button. Add this essential rugged, pocket-sized GPS tracking device to your essential outdoor gear and stay connected wherever you may explore.
Why SPOT GEN3?
SPOT GEN3 uses 100% satellite technology to keep you connected to the things that matter most in life, all while using the world’s most modern satellite network. SPOT offers peace of mind by allowing you to track your assets, send and receive messages, notify friends and family of your GPS position and status, mark way-points, track your progress on Google Maps or notify rescue officials in an emergency.
Who Needs SPOT GEN3?
Any adventurer traveling by land, sea and air can use SPOT, since its launch, the SPOT satellite technology has assisted in initiating more than 5,000 rescues and counting, while also providing a GPS tracking service which provides peace of mind.
Over the years, many outdoor adventurers, government agencies, professional athletes, National Geographic explorers and photographers, and researchers are just some of the many people that have benefited from using a SPOT Trace tracking device.
- Receive email/text messages when movement is detected
- Monitor valuable assets using Google Maps, in near real-time
- Satellite technology tracks beyond the reach of traditional cellular coverage
- Select from 2½, 5, 10, 30 or 60 minute tracking intervals depending on service plan
- Long battery life & plug-in power options
- Compact & Easy to install and use
SPOT GEN3 ENHANCED TRACKING SERVICES
CUSTOM TRACKING RATES
The SPOT GEN3 features customized tracking which allows you to change the rate tracks are sent to 2½, 5, 10, 30 or 60 minutes when you upgrade to one of the new tracking services: Basic Or Extreme Tracking.
MOTION-ACTIVATED & CONTINUOUS TRACKING
When you begin moving, a vibration sensor tells SPOT to send your GPS location, and to stop when you stop, this feature helps conserve battery power and avoids sending duplicate tracks. The SPOT GEN3 will send track messages until you turn off your SPOT device so no need to reset after 24 hours.
SPOT GEN3 Coverage
SPOT works around the world, including virtually all of the continental United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Australia, portions of South America, portions of North and South Africa, North-East Asia and hundreds of miles offshore of these areas.
Estimated coverage area. Actual coverage may vary. Success rates are forecasts for a SPOT messenger to successfully deliver a single message during a 20-minute period, based on network availability. Additionally, in everyday conditions it is normal for some messages to be blocked by your environment, such as hills or buildings. That ‘s why the SPOT Messenger is scheduled to automatically send multiple messages in every mode – giving you excellent overall reliability.