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74
$350
Editors' Choice Award
Text correspondence to and from the wilderness, wrapped up in a diminutive form.
68
$350
Best Buy Award
A small, basic device that employs established network, dispatch, and hardware systems through affordable subscription plans.
67
$450
Top Pick Award
An excellent device with only one weakness -- portability.
65
$280
Best Buy Award
A small, satellite-linked emergency communicator. For life-threatening emergencies, this is exactly what you need and nothing more.
65
$250
Top Pick Award
If you want two-way texting that doesn't rely on a smartphone and tend to travel in the Americas and Europe, this one's is for you.
62
$150
A good value for year-round tracking if you don't need 2-way messaging.
61
$350
Offers now-standard wilderness communication options, with a slick app and a robust but big and heavy piece of hardware.
61
$325
A great, emergency-only messaging device.
56
$499
This is a simple PLB for a user that participates in a fairly narrow range of marine and land adventures.