SAN FRANCISCO — July 2019 — Skyroam, the global WiFi company that helps travelers stay connected around the world, announces today the launch of the Skyroam Solis X WiFi Smartspot. The device’s unique combination of global 4G LTE WiFi, remote camera, power bank, and integrated smart assistant now gives consumers the ability to simultaneously see, listen, speak, and connect from down the street or across the globe.
One thing that all people “on the go” have in common is the fact that WiFi has become like water: they need it to survive. Now, users can do even more, from anywhere! Sharing, browsing, photographing, emailing, tracking, downloading, live streaming- you name it. Whether you’re on a roadshow in Europe and need to find your next meeting or want to let your social media followers in on the best brunch in your hood, the pocket-sized Skyroam Solis X can connect you on the spot. Power bank keeps your devices charged, remote camera captures more candid moments, smart assistant helps keep the itinerary on track, and 16+ hours of battery life ensures you can do it all, all day.
The Skyroam Solis X is the portable digital hub that lets international business travelers, globetrotting families, and everyday social explorers:
- Connect instantly: Skyroam’s patented Virtual SIM technology connects in over 130+ countries and is shareable on 10 different devices. Fast, 4G LTE speeds, wide range global frequency bands offer a more reliable connection
- Be your own charging station: The Solis X has a 4700 mAh battery that works as a portable power bank to charge smartphones mid-day and avoid the dreaded 1%
- Share moments that matter: The Solis X remote camera is 8MP with flash, wide angle view, and self-timer to capture, record, monitor and live stream on-the-go. Control through the Solis WiFi app
- Do it all from anywhere: Using the Solis X smart assistant, powered by built-in GPS and IFTTT, users can control or automate thousands of apps and services from the Solis WiFi App and Smartspot with a single tap
The Skyroam Solis X comes with the Solis WiFi App, which enables the use of the remote camera, smart assistant feature, and allows users to buy WiFi and manage their hotspot. The combination of Solis X Smartspot and Solis WiFi App provides digitally enthusiastic users with a unique solution to engage in all their favorite connected activities and services.
“The Solis X was designed to enhance social, family, and travel experiences for anyone who wishes to do more from anywhere,” says Skyroam Founder and CEO, Jing Liu. “By expanding upon what Skyroam does best, we are enabling so many more consumers to stay connected with loved ones, stay powered on, stay socially engaged and stay integrated into their “smart” lifestyle with no geographic limits. We see Solis X as a platform and are excited to see how our customers will use their imagination to bring its possibilities to life in hundreds of new ways.”
Customers can purchase the Skyroam Solis X WiFi Smartspot at $179.99 USD. It’s an easy set-up via the Solis WiFi Mobile App, no SIMs are needed, and customers can simply register, choose their WiFi (pay-as-you-go or subscribe). Finally, activate and share on up to 10 connected devices at once. The original Skyroam Solis product is available for sale on skyroam.com/solis at $149.99 USD.
Skyroam was founded in Silicon Valley by technology innovators who identified a common pain-point among fellow travelers: getting fast, secure, and reliable mobile internet connection on the road. To solve this problem, Skyroam developed and patented its virtual SIM (vSIM) technology, which delivers on-demand local wireless data through local carrier partnerships around the world. Enjoyed by over 15 million users worldwide, Skyroam’s global hotspots, embedded with a vSIM, enable unlimited mobile WiFi in 130+ countries. Skyroam’s vSIM technology also provides global mobile data access to IoT, M2M, and wearables applications. Visit www.skyroam.com for more information and stay in touch at @MySkyroam on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.
Skyroam is backed by over $50 million in funding, led by Lenovo Group and worldwide VCs, and is headquartered in Silicon Valley, with additional offices in China, Germany, and the Philippines. Skyroam’s global hotspots are available across the US, Europe, and around the world at retail and airport shops including Lufthansa Worldshop, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Philippine Airlines, BluWire, InMotion Entertainment, Expansys, and vending machines at select airports.