Switching to an eSIM with eTravelSim is a breeze. Follow these straightforward steps to install and activate your eSIM on an iPhone.

Step-by-Step Guide to Installing an eSIM on iPhone

1. Check Compatibility

Before you begin, ensure your iPhone supports eSIM functionality. Compatible models include:

  • iPhone XR, XS, and later versions.
  • Ensure your device is updated to the latest version of iOS.
  • You may also check your device compatibility by clicking check device compatibility.

2. Purchase Your eTravelSim eSIM Plan

Buy an eSIM plan from eTravelSim. You will receive a QR code via email instantly, which you will need to activate your eSIM.

3. Connect to Wi-Fi

Make sure your iPhone is connected to a Wi-Fi network. This is required to download and activate the eSIM.

4. Open Settings

Open the Settings app on your iPhone.

5. Access Mobile Services

  • Tap on Mobile Services.



Look for Add eSIM

6. Scan the QR Code

  • Use your iPhone’s camera to scan the QR code you received from eTravelSim.

if prompted, enter the confirmation code provided in your email.

7. Label Your eSIM

  • You will be asked to label your new eSIM. You can choose a label such as "eTravelSim" to easily distinguish it from other plans.

8. Set Up Your eSIM

  • You may be asked to choose default lines for iMessage, FaceTime, and data. Select eTravelSim as needed.
  • If you have multiple eSIMs, you can switch between them in the Cellular Plans section.

9. Confirm Activation

  • Ensure your eSIM is active by checking the status in the Cellular settings.
  • Your new eSIM profile should be listed under Cellular Plans.

Troubleshooting Tips

  • Restart Your iPhone: If the eSIM doesn’t activate immediately, restart your iPhone.
  • Check Network Settings: Make sure your network settings are correctly configured and that the eSIM is set as the primary data plan if necessary.
  • Contact Support: If you encounter any issues, contact eTravelSim’s customer support for assistance.

Benefits of Using eTravelSim eSIM

  • Convenience: Easily switch between different carriers without needing physical SIM cards.
  • Flexibility: Ideal for travelers who need multiple numbers or data plans.
  • Eco-Friendly: Reduces the need for plastic SIM cards, contributing to environmental conservation.

With these simple steps, you can enjoy the benefits of an eSIM from eTravelSim on your iPhone. Stay connected effortlessly and enjoy the convenience of modern mobile technology.