BGAN HDR (High Data Rate) supports a portfolio of streaming rates that set a new standard in live TV broadcasting over BGAN satellite terminals.

The full channel option over BGAN HDR, with its significantly increased streaming rate, delivers a real step-change in video quality that significantly enhances and enables satellite news-gathering across the media sector.

HDR Streaming Rates

  • BGAN HDR supports a portfolio of four channel streaming rates including symmetric and asymmetric options for flexibility to link speed and cost of service.Cobham_SATCOM_710_BGAN

Full Channel Streaming Rate

  • BGAN HDR provides a minimum throughput of 580kbps with its full channel option, but users can expect to see an average speed of 600-700kbps, reaching as high as 800kbps.

Built-in Bonding

  • You can double the streaming rates by bonding two terminals together, enabling connection speeds over 1 Mbps, which was previously only possible on a VSAT uplink.

Cellular Failover

  • BGAN HDR can also be used as a dependable back-up solution to cellular bonding.

Global Coverage

  • BGAN HDR is available across the globe, with the exception of the extreme Polar Regions, providing connectivity wherever your business or operations take you.

Reliable Network

  • BGAN HDR services are delivered via the Inmarsat-4 network, with 99.9 per cent satellite and ground network availability and an operational lifespan expected into the 2020s.  The Inmarsat network connects to Network Innovations POP and enables high-speed backhaul interconnects from our POP facilities to your broadcast facilities.

Easy to Use

  • No technical expertise or training is needed to set up and use BGAN HDR. The terminal is plug and play, so you can establish a connection within minutes.


  • Time-critical data transfer Video conferencing
  • Live video broadcasting/streaming