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KVH Industries TracVision TV1

PROs:

  • NMEA 0183/2000 input for heading and GPS
  • Status indicators provide information about antenna function and power
  • Automatic satellite switching

CONs:

  • Pairing antenna to local service provider receiver may pose difficult when updates on receiver required

KVH TracPhone F77

PROs:

  • Offers internet and email access along with voice connections
  • Cost effective web surfing speeds as high as 640 Kbps (up and down)
  • Free access to the KVH Velocity Acceleration software to optimize and speed up data connections

CONs:

  • SMS not available
  • Monthly administration fees may apply

KVH TracVision M7

PROs:

  • Supports automatic satellite switching from your remote control
  • High-Performance (HP) DVB tracking for superior offshore performance
  • All antennas can support multiple video screens and receivers

CONs:

  • Requires a compatible HD receiver and HD-ready television
  • May require region-specific LNB and receiver
  • Only offers Ku-Band satellite services

KVH Tracvision HD7

PROs:

  • Can be controlled through iPhone app
  • Useable on multiple TVs
  • Programming viewable anywhere in Americas

CONs:

  • To allow viewing abroad, LNB must be purchased
  • Must be installed at least four feet from radar

KVH TracVision M1

PROs:

  • Smallest marine satellite TV antenna
  • Higher gain the other antennas in its class
  • Complete solution

CONs:

  • Limited to DirectTV in the US or Bell ExpressVu in Canada
  • Multiple TV setups more difficult to install

KVH TracPhone V3 mini-VSAT

PROs:

  • All hardware needed with the box
  • Already preconfigured
  • Seamless global coverage

CONs:

  • High purchase price for mid-range boater market

KVH TracVision M3ST

PROs:

  • Higher gain than other antennas in its class
  • Complete solution
  • Automatic satellite tracking

CONs:

  • Limited to DirectTV in the US or Bell ExpressVu in Canada
  • Multiple TV setups more difficult to install

KVH TracPhone FB150

PROs:

  • Mobile broadband internet with data rates up to 150 Kbps
  • Voice and SMS service
  • Uses Inmarsat I-4 satellite constellation

CONs:

  • Expensive data and voice rates
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