Spot X 2-Way Satellite Messenger

Here’s one to give that boater who’s driven to make long runs into the open Gulf or Atlantic, outside of cellular or VHF range. The SPOT X 2-way satellite messenger, newest addition to the SPOT family, features a full keyboard, paperlit screen, built-in rechargeable batteries and direct communication with emergency services. Plus: The device has a unique phone number allowing friends and family to contact you regardless of cellular coverage. The IP67 rating comes with all the functionality of the original SPOT products including GPS tracking, and check-in. Check out for holiday discounts starting November 16th.

    SPOT X retails for $249.99 and service plans start at $11.99/month (with Flex Plan options allowing users to turn service off and on when they need it).