iOS 16 enables you to switch an eSIM to a brand new iPhone over Bluetooth

iOS 16 lets you transfer an eSIM to a new iPhone over Bluetooth


Apple is including a straightforward methodology to swap your eSIM to a brand new iPhone within the upcoming iOS 16 launch. Twitter consumer Carson Waldrop has noticed (by way of MacRumors) that iOS 16 helps transferring eSIM playing cards from an present iPhone to a brand new one utilizing Bluetooth. The swap appears to be like easy, permitting you to simply switch your telephone quantity if you purchase a brand new iPhone.

At the moment in iOS if you buy a brand new iPhone and you employ an eSIM it’s important to contact your provider to get the eSIM reissued. Whereas some carriers make this easy via QR codes of their cellular apps, others drive you to go to a retailer to switch an eSIM. Apple’s new eSIM swap help in iOS 16 appears to be like like it would take away a few of these complications, however MacRumors factors out that it’s solely attainable to switch eSIMs over Bluetooth if a provider helps the characteristic.

As iOS 16 continues to be in beta, provider help for this new characteristic is probably going incomplete proper now, so we received’t know what number of carriers and nations will help this totally till iOS 16 is obtainable this fall. iOS 16 is presently in developer preview, and consists of customizable lock screens with widgets, iMessage edit and undo ship help, an iCloud shared photograph library, and far more.


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