AfricaSat 1A

AfricaSat 1A

AFRICASAT has been providing satellite capacity for Africa since 2008. The advanced AFRICASAT-1a satellite at 46.0°E provides high powered state of the art satellite capacity across the African continent, with connectivity to Europe, the Middle East and South East Asia.

Leveraging facilities at MEASAT Teleport and Broadcast Centre, and through partnerships with a select group of world class partners, AFRICASAT is able to provide a complete range of satellite solutions including VSAT services, disaster recovery, co-location, uplinking, broadband, IP termination services and HD/SD video playout solutions.
 

AfricaSat 1A

 

Minimum required hardware:

• Evolution X3 or X5 Modem
• 1.8M C-Band Antenna Linear ( Shared )
• Low-band DRO LNB C-Band
• 5W BUC C-Band
• 2.4M C-Band Antenna Linear ( For Dedicated Service )

iDirect X3 firmware 13.0.1.2

AFRICASAT-1A
IDIRECT X3 SERVICES ON C-BAND
Burst Down
(Kbps)

Burst Up
(Kbps)

1:1 1:2 1:5 1:10
1024 256 $3 110 $1 872 $785 $403
1024 512 $3 744 $2 232 $936 $475
1536 512 $4 824 $2 916 $1 238 $634
2048 512 $5 904 $3 600 $1 548 $792
1536 768 $5 616 $3 204 $1 382 $720
2048 768 $6 696 $3 888 $1 699 $840
3072 768 $8 856 $5 256 $2 217 $1 181
2048 1024 $7 488 $4 464 $1 872 $950
3072 1024 $9 648 $5 832 $2 448 $1 267
4096 1024 $1 1808 $7 200 $3 024 $1 584
3072 1536 $1 1232 $6 480 $2 736 $1 426
4096 1536 $1 3392 $8 064 $3 398 $1 742
5120 1536 $1 5552 $9 432 $3 989 $2 059