9.0 SolSat 5 Diagnostics & Troubleshooting

Each report from the SolSat 5 Satellite Telemetry includes battery voltage, therefore it can be monitored remotely and action taken only when needed.


The batteries are fully charged at 4.2 volts, at 3.4 volts the SolSat 5 needs to be recharged.


When connected to the Wi-Fi App, you can view important status information in the SolSat 5 Main Screen, including battery voltage and satellite network availability.

If there is a suspected network issue, you can check the satellite connection in Settings by selecting "Check Satellite". The Settings section also displays the Status of the SolSat 5, including network availability and if an Alarm has been set.

The About section also displays the battery voltage, as well as firmware version and SolSat 5 memory, all which could also help diagnose a potential problem.

Alarms can also be set and monitored for various parameters in the Solinstsat.com web portal.