Cover the Globe with the World’s Only Dual-mode 1-meter VSAT

The 3-axis, gyro-stabilized TracPhone V11-IP uses a single, compact, 1.1-meter antenna to seamlessly access both the C- and Ku-band satellites of the No. 1 maritime VSAT network – mini-VSAT Broadband – and delivers premium quality multimegabit connectivity worldwide.

  • One compact antenna unit 85% smaller by volume and lighter than C-band VSATs – for faster, less costly installation
  • Data rates as fast as 4 Mbps for downloads / 1 Mbps for uploads
  • Affordable airtime rates and flexible plans
  • User-friendly browser-based user interface that even includes an iPhone® app
  • Built-in CommBox Network Manager provides ship operators the tools to manage the increasing use of broadband onboard for both operations and crew.
  • Easy installations with the fastest activation in the industry
  • Remote diagnostics and monitoring, over-the-air software updates, and ease in creating unique networks for crew access to e-mail and Internet

New! Streamlined Integrated CommBox Modem (ICM) Belowdecks Unit Offering KVH’s new IP-MobileCast Content Delivery Service

For greater reliability, simple installation, built-in network management, and unparalleled ease of use.TracPhone V11-IP features a breakthrough new belowdecks unit. The Integrated CommBox Modem includes:

  • IP-enabled antenna control unit
  • CommBox Network Manager
  • ArcLight® spread spectrum modem
  • Voice over IP (VoIP), Ethernet switch, and Wi-Fi capabilities all in one 2U box.

In addition, the ICM serves as the hub for KVH’s upcoming IP-MobileCast service – multicasting delivery of movies, sports, news, and more.. directly to subscribing vessels.

Flexible End-to-end Solution Meets Demands of Commercial Operations

TracPhone V11-IP and mini-VSAT Broadband work seamlessly, providing the only fully integrated solution on the maritime VSAT market: KVH manufactures the antenna hardware, operates the satellite network, provides affordable airtime service, and operates a 24/7/365 global after-sale support center. The result? Commercial operations get a unique single-provider advantage that delivers the best quality in hardware and airtime and the most responsive and flexible service and support in the industry.

Price: Contact


KVH mini-VSAT Broadband Airtime

Antenna Type
Dual-mode C/Ku-band

Belowdecks Equipment
Integrated CommBox Modem (ICM)

Service Coverage Area
Global except Arctic Regions

Maximum Download Speed1
4 Mbps

Maximum Upload Speed1
1 Mbps

Billing Method
Speed-based Unrestricted,
Speed-based Unrestricted Seasonal,
Speed-based Fixed, or
Speed-based Fixed Seasonal

Antenna Dish Diameter
1.1 m (42.5″)

Antenna Unit Diameter x Height/Weight
1.2 m (D) x 1.4 m (h) / 109 kg
(48.8″ (D) x 57.3″ (h) / 240 lbs)

System Option: CommBox Software Bundles Available
Standard or Enterprise Packages – see “Featured Options” on product page for details

System Option: Built-in Crew Calling Gateway
Available; contact Airtime Services for details

System Option: IP-MobileCast Services
Coming soon; contact KVH for details

System Options UCH-250 Fax Server
For enterprise-grade faxing over IP (P/N 19-0520); contact KVH for details

System Option: GlobalCare Premium Support Program
Available; see kvh.com/globalcare for details

System Option: Iridium Pilot Secondary System
Available (P/N: 72-0537-01); see “Featured Options” for details

Elevation/Azimuth Range
-24° to +119° / 720° rotation

Antenna Operating Temperature
-30°C to +55°C
(-22°F to +131°F)

Antenna Survival Temperature
-30°C to 70°C
(-22°F to +158°F)

Heading Input
NMEA 0183 magnetic or true heading

Antenna Unit Power
100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz auto switching, 500 watts; provided at the dome

ICM (BDU): Dimensions
42.6 cm (l) x 41.4 cm (w) x 2U (h) (16.8″ x 16.3″ x 2U)
rack-mountable with optional mounting provisions2

ICM (BDU): Weight
5.1 kg (11.25 lbs)

ICM (BDU): Temperature
Operating: -15°C to 55°C (5°F to 131°F);
Survival: -15°C to 70°C (5°F to 158°F)

ICM (BDU): Input Power
100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz auto switching, 1.6 A max

ICM (BDU): Data Interfaces
4 Ethernet: IEEE 802.3 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX, 100 Mbps; 1 Wi-Fi 802.11; 3 USB ports

ICM (BDU): Voice Interfaces
1 RJ11 port for VoIP services

Remote Support
Integrated GPRS modem for access by KVH technical support

Complies with the specifications of EC directive 1999/5/EC Radio & Telecommunications Terminal Equipment (R&TTE), per compliance with EC directive 2006/95/EC, EMC directive 2004/108/EC and IEC 301-427