Maxis eSIM

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.

eSIM is now available for
iPhone 11, iPhone 11 ProiPhone 11 Pro Max and more

Step 1

On your iPhone, go to Settings > Mobile Data and select Add Data Plan

*Ensure your iPhone is updated to iOS 12.1.1 or later

Step 2

Use your iPhone to scan the QR code provided by Maxis

Step 3

Follow the instructions on your screen to activate your eSIM profile

Step 4

You can now start experiencing Maxis Dual SIM on your iPhone

Click here to watch a step-by-step installation guide of Maxis eSIM for your iPhone.

Step 1

Download the Android Wear AND Huawei Wear apps to your smartphone

Step 2

Sync the Huawei Watch 2 to your phone and follow instructions on the Android Wear app

Step 3

Connect to the WiFi or your mobile data and scan the QR code on your Maxis eSIM card

Step 4

Follow the instructions on your screen to activate your eSIM profile

Step 5

Your Huawei Watch 2 is now paired with your eSIM and ready for use!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is this offer about?
This is to allow customers to experience the eSIM enabled devices supported by Maxis i.e iPhone 11, 11 Pro, 11 Pro Max, XR, XS series with iOS 12.1.1 or later and Huawei Watch 2

Who is eligible for this offer?
This offer is open to all Postpaid customers, including Hotlink Postpaid Flex and Corporate plans. Available for new line registrations and existing customers.

Where can I go to sign-up for the offer?
This offer is available via all Maxis Centres, Maxis Exclusive Partners and Maxis Online Store (for new device purchase only).

Will I be tied to a contract if I sign up for this offer?
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.