SpaceX’s Starlink is still expanding its collection of Internet satellites, and the service is intended for use only at specific locations where users are registered. But, as mentioned earlier this month, for an extra $25 per month, users can take their plate away from time to time with the service’s new “portability” feature.
For those packages that are portable, they still need home services to come first and warns users that they will be given a lower priority while away from home. But if you’re a van ripper or RV enthusiast who’s willing to buy food even if you don’t have a serviced “home” address, now is the time. Starlink for RV You can sign up right now and take your plate to access. Service is not set to work while moving and like Elon Musk helpful mentionThe antenna is too large for the car.
of course, As seen on the Starlink subredditNot everyone is happy that Starlink for RVs has offered a no-wait option, even if some fans who have signed up for Home Service don’t have a delivery date of 2023.
But taking that route will never be cheap. Like most Americans living east of the Mississippi River, my home address is on the Starlink service waiting list, but you can sign up for the dish today for $99 down and about $110 per month service price. If you choose Starlink for RV, you’ll get your food delivered as quickly as possible, immediately paying the full $599 price and commission, and if you’re willing to pay $135 per month for internet service.
For an extra $25 per month, you get “best service” and the option to pause service for months when you don’t need it. as Starlink FAQ for RV “Users of Starlink for RV always have lower priority of network resources compared to other Starlink services, resulting in reduced and slower service in congested areas and during peak hours. The stated speed and uninterrupted use of the service are not guaranteed. During peak hours, service degradation will be most severe in the “Waitlist” area of the Starlink Availability Map.”
In fact, this translates into a big warning to anyone trying to use the RV program for those heading to the wilderness where other internet access may not be possible right now as a way to connect to their Starlink home internet. It’s your choice, but the wait seems more worthwhile as it costs extra and can slow down service.