SPOT Gen3 Global GPS Messenger


The SPOT Gen3 gives you a critical, life-saving line of communication using 100% satellite technology.

When your adventure or your paddling takes you beyond cellphone service, SPOT GEN3 lets family and friends know you’re ok or sends emergency responders your GPS location, all at the push of a button.  Add this rugged, pocket-sized device to your essential gear and stay connected wherever you paddle and roam. Long live adventure!
  • Send S.O.S. messages to emergency responders
  • Send predefined text/email from virtually anywhere
  • Motion-activated tracking options
  • Select 2½, 5, 10, 30 or 60 minute tracking intervals
  • Long battery life and plug-in power option
  • Uses AAA batteries


S.O.S.: With the push of a button, GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center provides your GPS coordinates and information to local response teams – for example contacting 9-1-1 responders in North America and 1-1-2 responders in EuropeThe S.O.S. button is for emergencies only.
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Check In: Let family and friends know you’re ok when you’re out of cell phone range. Send a pre-programmed text message with GPS coordinates or an email with a link to Google Maps™ to your contacts with your location. With a push of a button, a message is sent via email or SMS to up to 10 pre-determined contacts and your waypoint is stored in your SPOT account for later reference. Your stored waypoints can be easily integrated into a SPOT Shared Page or SPOT Adventure account.
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Help: Alert your personal contacts that you need help in non-life-threatening situations.
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Custom Message: Stay in touch while off the grid by sending your custom message. Set up a message before leaving to send to contacts with your GPS location. Use this feature as a secondary OK message or transfer your personal help alert to this message function if you are using a SPOT Assist service on your Help button.
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Weight .3 kg
Dimensions 10 x 7.5 x 4 cm

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Messenger Devices Service Plans: To activate your SPOT, you will need to purchase a Basic Service Plan. Basic Service Plan - US$149.99/year Includes: S.O.S, Help, Check-In, Custom Message, Basic Tracking ADDITIONAL SERVICE PLAN UPGRADES Enhanced Tracking - US$149.99/year Upgrades available to Unlimited or Extreme Tracking. Choose your rate of tracking (2 ½, 5, 10, 30, or 60 minutes.) GEOS - Search & Rescue Reimbursement - US$17.95 GEOS provides the SOS/911 monitoring included in your Basic Service. You can upgrade to the GEOS Member Benefit for reimbursement of up to $100K in Search and Rescue (SAR) expenses - even coordinating a private SAR contractor if needed to get you to safety.