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9mobile Launches eSIM Service, You Also Get Free 7GB Data When You Activate it

9mobile has joined MTN in the eSIM technology train has it launch eSIM service on it network in Nigeria. This is coming after MTN Nigeria launched its eSIM services in Nigeria last month.

With MTN and 9mobile on the eSIM train, it’s only a matter of time before Airtel and the grandmaster of data Glo launch their own eSIM service.

Although the eSIM technology can only be found on premium device at the moment, maybe not now, but sooner a lot of smartphones will begin to ship with this technology irrespective of the phone category. The eSIM service will gradually replace the traditional physical plastic SIM cards, plus it comes with a lots of benefits too.

9mobile eSIM service
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Benefits of 9mobile eSIM service

  • It allows you to have more than one phone number associated with your smart device. They are particularly useful for people who want to manage personal and business lines.
  • The possibility of losing or damaging your SIM is reduced because it is built into your device.
  • You no longer have to deal with cutting SIM cards or finding adapters.
  • It is extremely convenient for frequent travellers, making it easier to switch between network operators.

How to activate 9mobile eSIM service?

You simply need to walk into any of the selected 9mobile Experience Centres to request an eSIM activation. An agent will attend to you and give you a QR code to scan and download an eSIM profile and perform the usual SIM registration for you.

Note: Those who want to change to an eSIM will have to do a SIM swap at the select Experience Centre and customers who wants to swap back to traditional SIM will need to visit the service center for a physical SIM card.

Get Free 7GB When You Activate 9mobile eSIM service on your line

9mobile has decided to entice customer with free 7GB data on activation of eSIM service on their SIM.

List of 9mobile eSIM Compatible Devices

BrandCompatible Phones 
GooglePixel 3, 3 XL 
Pixel 4, 4 XL 
AppleiPhone 11, 11 Pro, 11 Pro Max 
iPhone XS, XS Max 
iPhone XR 
SamsungSamsung S20 Series, Note 20 Series

What do you think about the new service launch from 9mobile? Share your views in the comments below.

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