Built-in SIM card technology is a new word in the world of mobile gadgets, as users have never ever seen anything similar before. The communication chip is installed in the tablet case, and you do not need to insert physical media into the device itself to connect to the network. Since this technology has just appeared on the market, manufacturers decided to add a traditional slot to the electronic SIM card. However, the presence of an innovative module makes the tablet itself much more interesting.
Does iPad Air 3 support eSIM?
One of the ardent supporters of built-in communication modules is Apple, which provided the 3rd generation of tablets with such a chip. In the iPad Air 3, eSIM is present along with the usual slot for a physical medium, so users are free to choose which communication format they prefer.
Despite the fact that this technology is considered a step that can spin the entire world of mobile services, not all operators supported this initiative.
How do I enable eSIM on iPad Air 3?
If you bought a tablet of this model, we recommend trying out the built-in communication module, since the manufacturer has not separately released devices with support for two SIM cards. If you managed to find an operator and you are ready for a new experience, you can activate the communication chip using two ways:
Custom method. When connecting, the subscriber is given a QR code that must be scanned to connect to the operator's network. To do so, you use the camera, which will automatically scan the image, the screen will instantaneously display the inscription "discovered plan". You need to select "Continue" at the bottom of the screen. The eSIM activation in iPad Air 3 is performed automatically, resulting in the device being connected to the network.
Activation via app. You can download the operator's app from the App Store and connect by simply following the instructions listed in the app. In fact, you also use a camera, and this method is not much different from the one described above.
How do I set up Internet on eSim my iPad Air 3?
In Apple iPad Air 3, eSIM can be used for both communication and call purposes, as well as for accessing the network. Depending on the plan, you can install the SIM card that will be used as the main one for accessing the Internet. These settings to be set by yourself, and the general settings menu contains all the necessary items for managing both SIM cards.