WHAT IS VODAPHONE ESIM?
Vodafone-Idea has at long last propelled its eSIM administrations in India, well after individual telecom administrators Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio propelled their eSIM administrations in the nation. The rollout is as yet being done in stages, however clients of Vodafone India or Idea’s system will cheer up from the way that a more extensive rollout of the eSIM administrations might be coming soon, sooner rather than later. At present, the Vodafone-Idea eSIM administrations have just been given a constrained rollout, covering a chosen few numbers of gadgets, and being operational in a predetermined number of circles.
Vodafone Idea today propelled eSIM support for its postpaid clients in Delhi, Gujarat, and Mumbai circles. With the new expansion, qualified Vodafone and Idea clients will never again be required to place in a physical SIM card to get to their cell organize on their cell phones. They will, rather, have the option to get to the system through the incorporated SIM chip. The new help is at first accessible to the ongoing iPhone models, however, it will be accessible extended to different telephones at a later stage.
WHAT PHONES DOES IT SUPPORT?
The List of iPhone models that have gotten eSIM support by Vodafone Idea includes the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone SE (2020), iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and the iPhone XR. The services will likewise as soon as long be available on the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip and Galaxy Fold, the telco said in an announcement.
Remarkably, the cellular service for Apple Watch is available just for Vodafone Postpaid clients. Prepaid clients aren’t eligible for the eSIM service. Moreover, the Vodafone Idea eSIM will just work for select gadgets that include the Apple Watch Series 3 (Cellular), Apple Watch Series 4 (Cellular), and Apple Watch Series 5 (Cellular). The eSIM can likewise be utilized in Apple iPhone 6s or later models.
To check for qualification, Vodafone Idea clients need to send the message “CHKESIM” to 199. The clients need to the Apple Watch paired with their iPhone gadget activated by Vodafone postpaid connection.
HOW CAN I GET VODAPHONE ESIM?
If you’re a current client on the Vodafone Idea user, you can benefit eSIM support by sending an SMS message “eSIM email id” at 199. In case if you don’t have an email ID registered with your mobile number, you are required to send an SMS “email id” to 199. This will start the eSIM enrollment process.
When the email ID is approved, the telco will send you an SMS message from 199. You have to answer back with “ESIMY” to confirm your request. From that point forward, you’ll get another SMS message from 199 requesting that you give consent over a call. This will start an email with a QR code to your registered email ID that you have to scan on your gadget.
Ensure that your gadget is on dynamic Wi-Fi or mobile data.
From that point onward, you can check the QR code on your iPhone by going to Settings > Mobile Data > Add Data Plan.
The gadget will request that you have to scan the QR code you’ve received on email.
In case you’re another client, you can get eSIM support by visiting your closest Vodafone store with a proof of identity and a photo. It is recommended to convey your cell phone along so the QR created during the procedure can be scanned.
HOW TO ACTIVATE VODAPHONE ESIM SERVICES ON PHONE?
Since the cellular service for the wearable is an extension of the existing connection on the phone, clients don’t have to purchase a different postpaid arrangement for the Apple Watch. The postpaid pack working on the iPhone gadget will likewise work at the wearable. Here is how you can set up the Vodafone Idea eSIM administration on the Apple Watch:
–> Update iPhone to most recent iOS.
–> Open the Watch application on your iPhone.
–> Start the pairing procedure of Apple Watch and iPhone.
–> Sign in with your Apple ID and password to proceed.
–> Tap “set up Mobile Data” to share your Postpaid number and plan to Apple Watch.
–>Enter your Vodafone postpaid number and self-care password. On the off chance that not enrolled, at that point tap on register to login to registered your mobile number.
–>Tap Confirm once the login is successful.
–>On Second confirmation the service will get activated within 30 min.
–>Strikingly, the Enterprise Postpaid clients need earlier confirmation from their Authorized signatory to set up the service.
HOW TO CONVERT VODAPHONE SIM TO VODAPHONE ESIM?
To begin with, you have to send an SMS with your email ID to 121 in the format ‘eSIM<SPACE>email’. After this, you will get a confirmation SMS and a call confirming that you sent a request to change over your physical SIM to an eSIM. This will be followed by an email that contains a QR code.
WHAT ARE ADVANTAGES OF VODAPHONE ESIM?
The advantages of the e-SIM as noted by Vodafone are that clients will have the option to utilize double SIM on their eSIM empowered telephones. Besides, it saves clients from the problem of genuinely entering or evacuating SIM cards since their eSIM will be inserted in the mobile.
And the other advantages of eSIM is, we can use two LTE 4g SIM in one device.