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Will the iPhone 15 by eSIM only? UK and France may go eSIM only

Published on 10 September, 2023 by Frank in Technology.

Apple's iPhone 15 is around the corner, and it is widely expected that the iPhone 15 will for eSIM only in multiple other European countries, including the United Kingdom and France, and possibly other countries. Apple tends to be the tipping point for tech adoption, and it's been pushing users to switch to eSIMs for a while.

What is an eSIM? The complete eSIM guide

Published on 6 July, 2023 by Martin in Guides.

This article provides a comprehensive guide to eSIMs, digital SIM cards offering flexibility in network switching, line consolidation, and travel connectivity. We cover what an eSIM is, look at a comparison of eSIMs and physical SIM cards, which underscores the former's convenience and multi-profile support. We also explains how eSIMs work, what their benefits are, what devices they support, and some of the best options to find an eSIM.

eSIM Adoption Hits Inflection Point, Poised for Hyper-Growth

Published on 7 June, 2023 by Sabrina in News.

eSIM technology adoption has hit an inflection point and is now entering a high-growth phase, according to Counterpoint Research. Over the next five years, more than 6 billion devices with embedded or integrated SIM cards (collectively termed as xSIM) will be shipped, with smartphones being the primary driving category. The growth is propelled by the increasing uptake of eSIMs across smartphones, connected vehicles, and cellular IoT applications. By 2030, it's projected that 70% of all cellular devices will support eSIM.

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3 Hong Kong (HK) eSIM: Is it worth buying one of the cheapest eSIMs in the world?

Published on 31 May, 2023 by Frank in Provider Reviews.

So you may have heard that the 3HK is one of the cheapest eSIMs available, and with a validity period of up to 1 year and data between 13GB and 45GB for around $35, it seems like an absolute bargain. This article breaks down the 3HK eSIM deal and covers some important info, so you can make the best decision on buying this eSIM.

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Review: Maya Mobile Europe eSIM - is it Any Good?

Published on 5 May, 2023 by Frank in Provider Reviews.

We recently went to Europe and took Maya Mobile for a spin using one of their 10GB eSIMs. Maya Mobile is a US-based mobile data provider using eSIM technology to deliver highly secure, on-demand mobile data plans to travellers and remote workers around the world. Maya has fantastic ratings on Trustpilot, covers 194 countries around the world, and also offers a 100% Money Back Guarantee, auto top-up and monthly renewal features on all their plans.

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What are Roaming Fees for Americans in 2023?

Published on 4 May, 2023 by Neil in Roaming Charges.

International Roaming fees for those living in the United States are quite variable, depending on the plan you have. Some plans include international roaming, and add-on packages are available from $5 to $50 depending on duration and data allowance. Generally, add-on packages are more expensive that purchasing an eSIM. In this article we break down what those fees are for the top three service providers in the United States.

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What are Roaming Fees for Canadians in 2023?

Published on 12 April, 2023 by Neil in Roaming Charges.

Roaming fees for Canadians are extremely high, with customers being charged up to $16/day to use data they already pay for when travelling abroad. However, these fees can now be avoided by purchasing an eSIM. Read on for all the details.