Bivy Stick Blue - Satellite Communicator

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Pre-orders: Ship on September 30th, 2020.
Bivy Stick is the smallest, most simple satellite communication device in the world. Easy to take everywhere you go and even easier to use. With affordable and flexible data plans, you keep your adventure budget for actual adventuring.
Take it everywhere. Communicate from anywhere.
The new Bivy Stick is the lightest and most efficient way to communicate from the backcountry. With a simple design and new user interface on the app, it has never been easier to share your location, get a weather report, send a message, or initiate an SOS. 
  • Weighs 100 grams... about half the weight of your cell phone
  • 2-way text satellite communication
  • Able to send text messages to phone numbers or email addresses
  • Send unlimited preprepared messages for free 
  • Location sharing and tracking
  • SOS communication on the app and device - service by Global Rescue
  • Check-in button on device sends preset message and your location without using your phone
  • IP67 ingress protection rating
  • Compatible with all GoPro mounts
  • 100% global satellite coverage - works anywhere you can see the sky
  • Shock resistant
  • Physical dimensions
4.3125 in / 111.5 mm x 1.75 in / 45 mm x 0.8125 in / 20.5 mm
  • Weight
3.35 oz / 100 g
  • Water rating
  • Battery
Lithium Ion Polymer
  • Battery capacity
1400 mAh
  • Battery life
Up to 120 hrs with standard operation at default setting
  • Interface
  • Waypoints/favorites/locations
Limited only by smartphone capacity
  • Routes
Limited only by smartphone capacity
  • Preload maps
  • Wireless compatible
Yes (Bluetooth®)
  • Trigger an interactive SOS with 24/7 search and rescue monitoring center
  • Send and receive text messages to SMS email
  • Send and receive messages with other BivyStick users, exchange locations
  • Track and share location with friends and family on web-based devices
  • Request weather forecast for current location
  • Unique, dedicated phone number
  • Compatible with popular, full featured, Bivy app


Pricing Plans

Basic:  $17.99 - 20 Credits

Plus:  $29.99 - 100 Credits

Unlimited:  $49.99 - Unlimited Credits

Overage:  $0.50/Credit

No hidden fees or contracts. All plans are active for 30 days.


We warrant this device to be free from defects in materials or workmanship for one year from the date of purchase. This Limited Warranty does not apply to:

  • Cosmetic damage, such as scratches, nicks, and dents;
  • Consumable parts, such as batteries, unless product damage has occurred due to a defect in materials or workmanship of the product;
  • Damage caused by accident, abuse, misuse, water, flood, fire, or other acts of nature or external causes;
  • Damage caused by service performed by anyone who is not an authorized service provider of Bivy
  • Damage to a product that has been modified or altered except by specific written instruction from Bivy

1 year Extended Warranty - $29.99

3 year Extended Warranty - $39.99

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Yes. With the Iridium Satellite Network, we have 100% global coverage. If you are in a country that has a view of the sky, you can use the Bivystick.

Bivystick has the most flexible data plan of any other satellite communication device. With no hidden fees or contracts. Plus we bring the interface to your cell phone, something you are familiar with.

The Bivystick is completely flexible. For $17.99 you get access to the satellite network for 30 days. At the end of the 30 days, if you want to keep it active, you pay another $17.99. But if you don’t have any more adventures planned for a while, just deactivate it and you will not be charged for the months that you are not active. Why pay for something you are not using?

The Bivystick costs $349. Then data starts at $17.99 per month.

At this time there is not an unlimited plan. But it is coming. We will have details about it soon.

It is included in the data plan. Along with the SOS monitoring, you get a dedicated phone number for your Bivystick that you can share with loved ones to get a hold of you.

The Bivystick works with any iOS or Android phone that has Bluetooth. To connect it to your phone, all you have to do is turn on the Bivystick and open the Bivy app. To see how this is done, check out this video: