The most advanced way to get connected.
What is eSIM?
eSIM stands for embedded SIM, an advanced new technology widely used in countries such as Japan,
South Korea and the USA. This technology uses a small chip built into the device to replace the traditional SIM card,
eliminating the need to carry around a physical card.
Benefits of eSIM
Internet of Things
Increase connectivity and convenience with the ability to connect more devices.
Improve reliability with an eSIM directly embedded into your device.
Enables Dual SIM
Separate personal and business lines or add an additional line when you travel internationally with a dual SIM feature in your device.
On your Mobile Device, go to Settings > Mobile Data and select Add Data Plan
*Ensure your iPhone is updated to iOS 12.1.1 or later
Use your Mobile Device to scan the QR code provided by Maxis
Follow the instructions on your screen to activate your eSIM profile
You can now start experiencing Maxis Dual SIM on your Mobile Device
Click here to watch a step-by-step installation guide of Maxis eSIM for your Mobile Device.
Frequently Asked Questions
Which are devices supported by Maxis eSIM?
Maxis customers can now use the following eSIM enabled devices:
- Apple iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max
- Apple iPhone 11, 11 Pro, 11 Pro Max, XR, XS series with iOS 12.1.1 or later
- Apple iPhone SE (2020)
- Apple Watch Series 5 & 6* (GPS + Cellular)
- Apple iPad, iPad Air, iPad Mini & iPad Pro; (Wi-Fi + Cellular; 2019 and 2020)
- Samsung Galaxy Z Flip, Fold & Fold2
- Samsung Galaxy S20 & S21 series
- Samsung Galaxy Note20 series
- Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 (LTE)
- Huawei P40 & P40 Pro
- Huawei Watch 2 & 3
*Note: Available for selected plans only.
Who is eligible to activate eSIM?
Maxis eSIM is available for all Maxis mobile postpaid customers including Hotlink Postpaid Flex and Corporate plans. It is available for new line registrations and existing customers.
Where can I get Maxis eSIM?
Maxis eSIM is available at all Maxis Centres, Maxis Exclusive Partners and Maxis Online Store (for new device purchase only).
Will I be tied to a contract if I activate eSIM?
The eSIM is like any other SIM cards hence it is not tied to any contracts. However if you signed up on a new device package with Maxis, you will be tied to a contract.