How to set up an eSIM

If you’re buying an eSIM from Holafly for your travels, setting up an eSIM could not be simpler. In this guide, we’ll explain how to set up your eSIM in as little as five minutes so you can enjoy internet connection abroad. Let’s get started: Did you know that Holafly offers specialist technical support for our customers? Just click the “How can we help button?” in the bottom right corner of a website. A member of our team will be there to…

How to set up an eSIM on iPhone

How to set up an eSIM on iPhone (XR and XS) What do I need? An iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, or iPhone XR with an iOS12.1 or later installed. A QR code or app from an eSIM-compatible carrier. What do I need to do? There are four ways to set up and activate your eSIM. Some devices use dual SIM, meaning that you can set up an eSIM as the second SIM associated with your phone. Let’s take a look at the…

How to set up an eSIM on Google Pixel?

In this guide, we'll explain how to set up an eSIM on Google Pixel. This should only take five minutes. First, let's make sure you have everything you need. Only the following devices are compatible with eSIM - check this before you buy: With an eSIM for international travel, you should make sure you set up your eSIM at the right time. eSIMs for travel are only valid for a number of days, so if you activate them too soon the number…

How to set up an eSIM on Huawei P40

Let's learn how you can set up an eSIM on your Huawei phone. First, have you got everything you need. The following Huawei phones can use eSIM. If your phone does not appear on this list, the eSIM will not work: With an eSIM for international travel, you should make sure you set up your eSIM at the right time. eSIMs for travel are only valid for a number of days, so if you activate them too soon the number of…

How to set up an eSIM on iPhone?

Here we explain how you can set up an eSIM for your iPhone. Before you start, check if your iPhone is compatible with eSIM. There are four ways to set up and activate your eSIM. Some devices use dual SIM, meaning that you can set up an eSIM as the second SIM associated with your phone. Let’s take a look at the four different ways you can set up your eSIM on an iPhone or iPad. Time needed: 2 minutes. Go to settings, then…

How to set up an eSIM on Motorola Razr

The Motorola Razr was the first device to do anyway with traditional SIM cards, so it's designed for the eSIM. In this guide, we'll explain how to set up an eSIM on your Motorola Razr. This should only take five minutes. First, let's make sure you have everything you need. Follow these steps to install your eSIM in just minutes: 1. Go to Settings > Internet and Network 2. Go to Advanced > Operator > Add Operator, then click on Next 3.

How to set up dual SIM on an iPhone 12?

There are several different ways you can set up Dual SIM on an iPhone 12, allowing you to use two SIM cards at the same time. The easiest way is to buy and install an eSIM. With an eSIM, you can easily operate with two SIM cards. Here are the three ways you might use an eSIM: You could even opt to use an eSIM as your main SIM card. This is especially useful when you go abroad, because you can buy…

How to configure an APN on your iPhone?

You can only configure an APN on iPhone if your provider allows it. Some providers only allow you to set up an APN if you are in a foreign country. To check if you can configure an APN on your iPhone, follow these steps: If you want to reset the APN settings, click Reset Settings. If these steps did not work, it is likely that your provider has blocked setting up an APN for security reasons. You may be able to resolve…

When does the data plan start?

Your data plan will start the moment you activate the eSIM on your cell phone. The number of days available will then count down accordingly. For example, if you buy a 30-day card for Japan and activate it on March 1st, it will work until March 30th. It is important that you don't start your data plan too early, or you might run out of days too soon. We recommend activating the plan on the same day you travel - either just…