I just recently started backpacking and going for week long rafting trips with my small children. Knowing that I can get a message out of the wilderness to say we are okay or to access emergency services on such a tiny device is utterly priceless.
Exchange text messages with loved ones, post to social media, or communicate inReach to inReach in the field (satellite subscription required).
INTERACTIVE SOS ALERTS
In case of emergency, trigger an interactive SOS message to GEOS, a professional 24/7 global monitoring and response center (satellite subscription required).
Track your location, and share it with those at home or out in the field so they can see your progress or ping your device for your GPS location and more (satellite subscription required).
100% GLOBAL IRIDIUM SATELLITE NETWORK
Instead of relying on cellphone coverage, your messages, SOS alerts and tracking are transferred via the global Iridium satellite network (satellite subscription required).
INREACH WEATHER FORECAST SERVICE
Get detailed weather updates on inReach Mini or a compatible device. You can even request forecasts for your current location or other waypoints or destinations on your itinerary.
COMPACT, RUGGED DESIGN
Don’t let the 4” x 2” size and 3.5 oz weight fool you. inReach Mini is tough, durable, impact resistant (MIL-STD-810F) and water-rated to IPX7.
FLEXIBLE SATELLITE AIRTIME PLANS
To access the Iridium network and communicate with your inReach Mini, an active satellite subscription is required. You can opt for an annual package or a month-to-month plan.
CLOUD STORAGE AND TRIP PLANNING
Get free access to the cloud-powered Garmin Explore™ website to plan your trips, create preset messages and quick texts, sync and manage your device settings and much more.
The internal, rechargeable lithium battery gives you up to 90 hours’ use at the default 10-minute tracking mode and up to 24 days in power saving mode.
The app lets inReach Mini sync with compatible mobile devices for access to unlimited maps, aerial imagery and U.S. NOAA charts. You can also use inReach features on the paired device.
OTHER GARMIN DEVICES
Remotely control inReach Mini to send and receive messages using compatible Garmin handhelds, wearables or other mobile devices.
GARMIN PILOT™ APP
Pair with the Garmin Pilot app to easily send and receive text messages from the cockpit — even without cellular reception. The app can use the inReach Mini device’s GPS position and location sharing abilities for your flight.
Physical & Performance
|Physical dimensions||2.04” x 3.90” x 1.03” (5.17 x 9.90 x 2.61 cm)|
|Display size||0.9" x 0.9" (23 x 23 mm)|
|Display resolution||128 x 128 pixels|
3.5 oz (100.0 g)
|Display type||sunlight-readable, monochrome, transflective memory-in-pixel (MIP)|
|Battery type||Rechargeable internal lithium-ion|
Up to 90 hours at 10-minute tracking (default)
Maps & Navigation
|Track log||Single auto overwrite track log|
|Routes||20, 500 points per route|
|Ability to add maps||No|
|Exchange locations with other inReach device||Yes|
|Location reporting (send and receive GPS positions)||No|
|GPS compass (while moving)||Yes|
|Send route selection to MapShare during trip||Yes|
|Sun and moon information||No|
|Compatible with Garmin Explore™ app||No|
|Send waypoints to MapShare during trip||Yes|
|Automatic routing (turn by turn routing on roads)||No|
|LED beacon flashlight||No|
|Garmin Explore website compatible||Yes|
|Pairs with Garmin Connect™ Mobile||No|
|Compatible with BaseCamp™||No|
|MapShare compatible with tracking||Yes|
|Custom maps compatible||No|
|Tracks||Single dynamic track|
|VOX (voice activation)||No|
|Send and receive text messages to SMS and email||Yes|
|Includes searchable points of interests (parks, campgrounds, scenic lookouts and picnic sites)||No|
|inReach remote compatible||Yes|
|Includes detailed hydrographic features (coastlines, lake/river shorelines, wetlands and perennial and seasonal streams)||No|
|Displays national, state and local parks, forests, and wilderness areas||No|
|Compatible with Earthmate||Yes|
|Connect IQ™ (downloadable watch faces, data fields, widgets and apps)||No|
|inReach remote widget||No|
yes (BLUETOOTH®, ANT+®)
|Smart notifications on handheld||No|
|Send and receive text messages to other inReach device||Yes|
|Virtual keyboard for custom messaging||Yes|