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eSIM Asia

eSIMs are becoming more and more popular in Asia, and many countries and network providers now accept them. Many phones in Japan, South Korea, Singapore, and Thailand are eSIM enabled. We offer a number of Asia eSIM packages.

Travelers can save money on mobile data plans for Asia by using eSIMs instead of roaming. Some places may still have limited eSIM service and compatibility, though, so it's important to check with your network provider before you go.

Overall, eSIMs are a simple and inexpensive way for travelers to get reliable mobile internet plans while they're on the go.

Embedded SIM, or eSIM for short, is a cutting-edge innovation in the realm of mobile communication. An eSIM is a SIM card that is integrated into a mobile device instead of a traditional, removable card. eSIM technology enables mobile network carriers to factory-program the SIM profile into the device's chip.

Electronic SIM cards provide several advantages over traditional SIM cards for tourists. Visitors to other countries no longer need to buy and insert a SIM card. They can avoid exchanging SIM cards by buying and activating a global eSIM card that works with several networks and locales. On-demand eSIM activation and deactivation simplifies plan and network switching.

Travelers save money with eSIMs. Traditional physical SIM cards have high roaming fees that can quickly add up and produce unexpected expenditures. eSIMs offer competitive data prices without roaming. Regular travelers who use their phones for work or leisure save a lot.

Mobile technology has changed with eSIMs' flexibility, simplicity, and cost reductions. International eSIMs eliminate the need to transfer SIM cards or pay high roaming fees, revolutionizing travel.

Let’s have a look at how eSIMs work in Asia.

How does an Asian eSIM work?

Using eSIMs in Asia can be a great way to stay connected while traveling. To make the most of your eSIM, there are a few practical tips to keep in mind.

Firstly, managing your data usage is essential to avoid running out of data or incurring additional charges. You can track your data usage on your device or through your eSIM provider’s website.

Secondly, if you encounter any issues with your eSIM, such as connectivity problems or activation issues, be sure to contact your provider’s customer support for assistance.

It’s also important to check if your device is compatible with eSIMs before purchasing one. Most service providers list the phones on their websites that are compatible with eSIM.

By following these practical tips and checking eSIM compatibility with devices, you can make the most of your eSIM and enjoy a smooth and hassle-free travel experience in Asia.

How to activate your Asia eSIM?

An eSIM is really easy to activate and install. The activation instructions for an eSIM are extremely thorough and will be sent to you immediately via email or on screen.

For the installation process to go smoothly, it is crucial that you have an active internet connection when installing your eSIM.

If you experience any problems during the installation process, contact the KnowRoaming dedicated support team.

You should be aware that an eSIM cannot be used on a network-locked phone, so it is important to unlock your phone before proceeding to purchase an eSIM.

After you have installed your eSIM in your home country, you can turn the eSIM off until you reach Asia. Activation of the package only occurs when you use your eSIM in Asia.

Scan the QR code on the checkout page or the confirmation email you received from KnowRoaming, and accept and continue all prompts.

When you arrive in Asia, follow these steps to activate your eSIM on your iOS or Android device:

On iOS devices

  • You need to first switch mobile data to your eSIM.
  • Go to Settings and tap on Mobile Data or Cellular Data.
  • On the Mobile Data page, tap on the Mobile Data option at the top.
  • Select your eSIM.
  • Turn on roaming for your eSIM.
  • On Android devices

  • Go to Settings on your phone.
  • Tap on Connections.
  • Tap on Sim Manager.
  • Tap on Mobile Data and set it to your eSIM.
  • When you arrive, go to Settings.
  • Tap on Connections.
  • Tap on Mobile Networks
  • Turn on data roaming.
  • You are now ready to use the Asia eSIM to connect with family and friends and surf the internet.

    Why Choose KnowRoaming?

    If you're a traveler who values your time, money, and experiences, you need a smarter solution than 'old school' roaming. Say yes to KnowRoaming and no to slow data speeds and lofty fees.

    More than 200 foreign destinations are at your fingertips with KnowRoaming's eSIM plans. One worldwide eSIM will be enough if your travels take you across more than one country or area.

    With your eSIM linked to the local network the second you touch down at your destination, you can relax and enjoy the convenience of fixed-rate data while there.

    The process of purchasing an Asia eSIM plan with KnowRoaming is easy and can be done in four steps:

  • Choose your package and pay for it.
  • Scan the QR code you receive.
  • Active your eSIM as soon as you reach your destination.
  • Enable roaming to join the local network.
  • If you experience any problems with the activation of your eSIM, the expert support team is available to assist you immediately.

    Visit KnowRoaming's website to find all the answers to your queries about eSIMs.

    Simple navigation makes it easy to find what you're looking for, and the "Frequently Asked Questions" section addresses most concerns regarding setup, problems and more.