Questions tagged [esim]

Embedded SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) or eSIM. A technology that allows for the use of carrier subscriber identity to be encoded directly onto the device and negates the need for a physical SIM card.

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Is the iPhone's eSim for the home or roaming carrier?

The XR, XS iPhones feature eSIM capability. Assume that the user lives in the US and uses T-mobile. Does it make sense to use the eSIM with the home carrier or to use it with roaming carriers the ...
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Forward all incoming and outgoing calls and messages from one iPhone to another iPhone

I have two iPhones: one is a personal iPhone and one is a work iPhone. I would like the work iPhone to be able to make both outgoing and receive incoming calls, iMessages, and SMS messages from the ...
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Disable physical SIM line with eSIM [duplicate]

Is it possible to keep a physical SIM in one of the new iPhones that support dual SIM via eSIM, keeping only the eSIM active for both calls and data? Apple‘s support page on the topic is a bit ...
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Can you stop marketing messages on an iPhone X (e-sim)

On Android, to avoid the marketing popup messages from the SIM Toolkit, I need to force stop it, and everytime I reboot, I need to force stop it again. On iPhone X, with the e-sim, what happens to ...
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How to disable the physical sim and only use the eSIM on iPhone XS/iPhone XS Max?

I'm wondering if there is a way to turn off the Physical sim and use only the eSim on my iPhone XS Max. I travel a lot and I'm loving the use of eSIM. I understand that I can turn off the eSIM if ...