Vi eSIM Services Now Available in Mumbai and More Places

  • Vi eSIM services are now available for prepaid customers.
  • Smartphone and smartwatch users can opt for Vi eSIM.

Vi aka Vodafone Idea has introduced eSIM services for prepaid customers in Mumbai, Maharashtra, and Goa. Vi Prepaid users from these regions can now opt for eSIM service on their smartphones and smartwatches. Check out the details below.

Vi eSIM Services for Prepaid Users

Vi says that the new eSIM technology will allow for an eco-friendly, sustainable and faster connectivity experience. To avail of eSIM services, users require an eSIM-compatible smartphone or a smartwatch. The eSIM will enable a more seamless and convenient user experience, as per the company.

eSIMs allow for the usage of multiple numbers/connections on a device and switch seamlessly without going through the hassle of popping out and inserting SIM cards.

How to Use Vi eSIM on your Smartphone

The process of getting a Vi eSIM is pretty straightforward. Here’s what needs to be done.

  • Text “eSIM email_id” to 199 from your existing Vi number.
  • After receiving a confirmation message, reply with “ESIMY.” The confirmation message must be sent within 15 minutes.
  • Users will receive a call from Vi to provide their consent to convert to eSIM.
  • After the consent is provided, Vi will send a QR code via email.
  • Head over to Setting -> Mobile Data -> Add data plan and scan the QR code.
  • Within 30 minutes, the eSIM will be activated.

Those who do not have a Vi prepaid connection and want to experience Vi eSIM can visit the nearest Vi Store with identity proof. For the list of smartphones and smartwatches compatible with Vi eSIM, head over here.