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Topic: eSIM

T-Mobile adds postpaid eSIM support for iPhone

08/28/2019, 02:08 pm

T-Mobile has added support for eSIM cards for iPhone users to its postpaid plans, in addition to prepaid plan options.

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DOJ requiring eSIM support as condition of Sprint & T-Mobile merger, including Dish

07/26/2019, 02:07 pm

A small but significant condition of the Justice Department approving Sprint and T-Mobile's merger is that the combined entity -- and Dish, which is being turned into a fourth national carrier -- must support eSIM technology.

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Review: GigSky, an eSIM service for iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR

06/23/2019, 03:06 pm

GigSky is a mobile cell service provider with a history of catering to Apple users, providing service in more than 190 countries. When they announced their eSIM for iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR, AppleInsider gave it a shot.

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Tips: How to use Apple's eSIM technology in the iPhone XR or iPhone XS with GigSky

12/30/2018, 11:12 am

As carriers continue to add support for Apple's eSIM technology, using apps from the App Store to get the second number set up is also an option. AppleInsider walks you through how to use the Gigsky app to start using eSIM without having to shlep to a carrier's local store.

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Apple issues iOS 12.1.2 with eSIM connectivity fixes

12/17/2018, 04:12 pm

Apple on Monday released iOS 12.1.2, a minor patch designed to fix problems with eSIM support on the iPhone XR, XS, and XS Max, as well as cellular connectivity with those phones in Turkey.

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T-Mobile launches eSIM app for iPhone XR & iPhone XS

12/17/2018, 02:12 pm

On Monday the U.S. branch of T-Mobile launched its promised eSIM app, enabling people with an iPhone XR, XS, or XS Max to add a secondary line through the carrier.

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Verizon switches on eSIMs for owners of iPhone XS, XS Max & XR

12/07/2018, 04:12 pm

U.S. carrier Verizon is beginning to activate eSIM lines for Apple's dual-SIM iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max, according to subscribers.

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T-Mobile previews eSIM activation app for iPhone ahead of December launch

12/06/2018, 06:12 pm

In preparation of a wide public launch expected before the end of the year, T-Mobile on Thursday previewed eSIM activation app for iPhone that will allow iPhone XS and XR owners to configure a second line on their device without visiting a retail store.

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Major US carriers don't support dual SIM at launch of iOS 12.1

10/30/2018, 08:10 pm

Apple's new dual SIM feature, available with iPhone XS and XR models, was activated with iOS 12.1 on Tuesday, but the three biggest cellular carriers in the U.S. are not supporting the feature at launch.

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iPhone XS eSIM working for some German owners with iOS 12.1 beta

09/26/2018, 11:09 am

Although the eSIMs on the iPhone XS and XS Max aren't supposed to be functional until later this year, some people with the latest iOS 12.1 beta are already getting access, at least in Germany.

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How dual-SIM works with Apple's iPhone XS & XS Max

09/14/2018, 03:09 pm

One of the new features of the iPhone XS and XS Max is dual-SIM support, which will let people wield two phone numbers on the same device. Here's how it works in countries where eSIM is available.

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