Hughes 4200 Portable Data Terminal, Voip & IP Data Terminal with WLAN Access Point

Portable Satellite VoIP and IP Data Terminal with WLAN Access Point

The Hughes 4200 Portable Data Terminal (Hughes 4200 PDT) delivers resilient and efficient connectivity to VoIP and IP data services, supported by GMR-1 3G, for all users in the UK, Europe and Scandinavia. Quality of Service (QoS) levels and its native voice channel ensure high performance, even in the most remote locations.

The data terminal is manufactured by Hughes, an EchoStar company. It is perfect for quick and convenient deployment, featuring a self-contained battery-operated unit with an integrated flat-panel antenna and visual pointing aid —including an attached compass.


The Hughes 4200 Portable Data Terminal (PDT) is fully approved for operation on EchoStar Mobile’s mobile satellite services (MSS) platform and the EchoStar XXI S-band satellite, providing high performance connectivity for users in all locations, using a variety of IP data applications on their PC or smart device.

As well as a built-in Wi-Fi access point for wireless data and voice support, the Hughes 4200 Portable Data Terminal (PDT) supports efficient voice calls for VoIP smartphone users, utilising our efficient GMR-1 3G’s satellite telephony service.

As a cost-effective, state-of-the-art mobile device, the Hughes 4200 PDT is ideal for governments, public protection and security, remote healthcare and emergency facilities, utility companies, forestry services, and the oil & gas industry.

4200 Portable Data Terminal

Connected Inputs

The Hughes 4200 PDT has both Wi-Fi and Ethernet connectivity, enabling a user to connect multiple devices. Voice is provided through an RJ-11-wired POTS phone connection or a Wi-Fi/LAN-connected Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) phone.

Features of Hughes 4200 Portable Data Terminal

  • Self-contained battery-operated unit with internal flat panel S-band satellite antenna
  • Audio aid for antenna pointing, along with signal quality display and attached compass
  • Simultaneous use of Ethernet and Wi-Fi for IP data
  • Supports WPA and WPA-2 encryption over Wi-Fi
  • Internal multi-language web user interface (WebUI) for configuration and control, accessible via PCs and smartphones
  • Supports NAT, NAPT and DHCP
  • Multi-user capability
  • High-capacity battery
  • Voice over IP (VoIP)
  • Supports one POTS port
  • Supports SIP clients over Wi-Fi and LAN


  • Packet connections at data rates supported by GMR-1 3G
    • Physical-layer data rates: Up to 290 Kbps forward and 256 kbps return
    • Multiple Quality of Service levels
  • Bandwidth-efficient Voice over IP (VoIP)

In the Box

  • Hughes 4200 Portable Data Terminal
  • AC/DC adapter
  • Ethernet cable
  • Quick Start Guide

Technical Specifications

233 mm x 293 mm x 51 mm
Power (max)
57 W (when transmitting)
-5° C to +40° C with battery -25° C to +55° C, excluding battery
-40° C to +60° C with battery -40° C to +80° C, excluding battery
Battery Charging
0 to 40oC
External Supply
AC/DC adapter
Wind loading
40 km/h with stand secured
Vibration (non-op)
200Hz–2kHz @, 0.3 m2/s3
Other Features
Rechargeable lithium-ion battery, SIM card slot, Mounting points, Compass