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Jazz introduced eSIM for iPhone and Google Pixel


Mobilink Jazz has introduced Pakistan's first eSIM, an advanced technology to have multiple mobile numbers without having to physically change the SIM. eSIM enables you to digitally activate and store multiple Jazz numbers. It also allows customers to switch between these numbers. There is no need to physically change the SIM. 
So if you have a single SIM phone, you can still enjoy double SIMs by using this technology. By using eSIM, single SIM phones will also become dual SIM phones.
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Jazz eSIM

How to Register for Jazz eSIM

Jazz is offering eSIM activation free of charge from all Jazz Business Centers. It is a limited time offer.
  1. Visit any Jazz Business center to register for eSIM on your number
  2. After registration, you will receive a QR code on a voucher.
  3. Scan the QR code in your iPhone’s setting

How to Activate Jazz eSIM

After registration of your Jazz eSIM, you need to activate it by following way:

On iPhone

  1. Connect to internet via Wi-Fi
  2. Go to Settings > Cellular
  3. Tap on “Add Cellular Plan”
  4. Camera screen will pop-up to scan QR code.
  5. Scan the QR code you received on a voucher.

On Google Pixel

  1. Connect to internet via Wi-Fi
  2. Go to Settings > Network & internet > Mobile network > Advanced > Carrier
  3. Tap on “Add Carrier/Operator”
  4. Scan the QR code you received on a voucher.

Your eSIM will be active in 5 minutes
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eSIM Supported Handsets

  • iPhone XS / XS Max / XR
  • Google Pixel 3 / XL
  • (iOS 12.1 and above)
  • Apple watches are not supported currently

How to register IMEI

eSIM activates eSIM IMEI on your phone. In order to avoid blocking in PTA's DIRBS, please perform following the following steps:
  1. Send both IMEI numbers to 8484.
  2. Send screenshots of both IMEI numbers to PTA's email address i.e. typeapproval@pta.gov.pk for whitelisting of your mobile phone.

Important Points

  • A new QR code will be required, every time you switch your phone or factory reset the mobile handset.
  • Please do not share QR code with anyone.
  • After eSIM activation, your physical SIM for the same number will be de-activated. You can use the physical slot for another mobile number if you want.
  • You can always replace your eSIM with physical SIM by visiting a Jazz Busines Center.
  • There is only one IMEI number on the box of single SIM iPhones, the second digital IMEI number can be found in Settings. Before buying the handset, ensure it from the shopkeeper that bothe IMEIs of this phone are PTA approved.

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