How to convert any Jio SIM to eSIM Online?
Apple iPhone users have the chance to convert their Jio Physical SIM to Jio eSIM by following the steps mentioned below. This method will work on the below version of Apple iPhone Devices only.
- Apple iPhone XR
- Apple iPhone XS
- Apple iPhone XS Max
- Apple iPhone 11
- Apple iPhone 11 Pro
- Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
- Apple iPhone SE(2nd Generation)
- Apple iPhone 12
- Apple iPhone 12 Pro
- Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
Above mentioned iPhone Models are equipped with eSIM technology, which allows you to convert your Jio eSIM or Physical Jio SIM into eSIM. Follow these steps.
Note: This eSIM will be supported by devices that have iOS version 12.1 or higher than it. So you need to upgrade your iOS version if it is Old Version than iOS Version 12.1
Step 1: You have to send an SMS in the below mentioned format from your device with your Jio Active SIM to the 199 number (Please refer to step 2 to get details of EID & IMEI)
SMS Format >> GETESIM <32 Digit EI> <15 Digit IMEI> to 199 number.
Step 2: To know information about EID & IMEI Numbers, click on the Settings option in your phone and then click on the About Phone Option and you are able to see the EID & IMEI of your Device.
Step 3: After sending your IMEI & EID to 199 Number, then you will get a message with a 19 digit eSIM Number and Configuration Details of the eSIM profile which is needed to complete the process of the eSIM Configuration in your Device.
Step 4: After receiving that message then type send the message to 199 in the below mentioned format.
SMS Format >> SIMCHG <19 Digit eSIM Number>
Step 5: After 2 hours an update on eSIM Processing will be Shared with you. Once you get the message, then for confirmation send SMS 1 to 183 Number.
For the below step keep your 19 Digit eSIM Number Handy. and Remember that all the above steps are completed within 6 Days, your request will be rejected / Canceled after 6 Days. Again you need to start a new Request for it, if you give any incorrect details then also you need to start it again.
Step 6: After getting confirmation of your details, you will get a Call that is automated to your Jio Number and you need to share that 19 Digit eSIM Number. After sharing that eSIM number, if it was correct you get an SMS with Conformation of Successful Activation of your new eSIM Services.
Step 7: Click on the Settings Option and then select Mobile Data and click on Add Data Plan option and then tap on Enter Details Manually.
Step 8: Enter smdprd.jio.com in the SMDP+address Column and also enter the activation code which is received through the SMS or Email in the Activation Code Column.
Step 9: Select Add Data Plan to confirm the new Plan in a new device, choose it as per your option, and click on Continue Button.
Congratulations! your eSIM is Successfully activated.