- A minimum of $1,500 USD is required to open a streaming capable bundle plan.
- All BGAN services are available and deduct from bundle funds at the above listed rates.
- There’s no maximum amount that can be purchased and additional funds may be added.
- A suspension alert will be issued to via email when 80% of funds have been spent.
- Bundled accounts have a valid period of one year from activation.
BGAN HDR Comparison Video
Streaming capabilities of all BGAN terminals
Using OBS Studio Freeware for Live Broadcasts
Our users have found success streaming live video over BGAN using ‘OBS Studio’ freeware to YouTube, Twitch, Facebook Live, and other live services. OBS Studio recommended configuration: 480P with a max bitrate around 650Kbps and a framerate of 30 or less.
Accessing connectivity options
Pictured is the Explorer 710 web interface screen (URL: 192.168.0.1) showing all data connectivity options. There are 4 types of HDR services available (HDR Half Asymmetric, HDR Half Symmetric, HDR Full Asymmetric, HDR Full Symmetric). For example, you can choose a fast upload channel, and a slower download channel with the Asymmetric services if streaming video one direction so you only pay for the data speeds you need.
The web interface of all BGAN terminals is used initiate streaming services as no software is required for connecting to the BGAN terminal web interface besides a browser. Streaming service are often greyed out since streaming services must be enabeled by Ground Control. This is to protect customers using pay-per-Megabyte service from accidentally selecting a streaming service… Only “Bundled Accounts” shown on this page may use streaming service.
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