eSIM Activation Instructions

Activating service is easy. Just make sure you have a data connection, either Wi-Fi or cellular from another wireless carrier, and follow the steps below to get started.

  1. First, if you haven't already done so, you'll need to get Verizon service for your eSIM.
    • If you're new to Verizon, you can sign-up for Verizon service by downloading the My Verizon app from the Apple® App Store®, then follow the instructions to confirm eligibility and set up your account
    • If you already have Verizon service using your iPhone's physical SIM card, you'll need to contact us to add service to your eSIM
  2. Once you've signed up for Verizon service, you'll need to setup your iPhone. For this step, you'll need to display the QR code below with a computer or tablet, then follow these steps on your iPhone to scan it:
    1. Tap Settings
    2. Tap Cellular
    3. Tap Add Cellular Plan
    4. Scan the QR code below

  3. If prompted to select a default line, choose your new Verizon line for voice, messaging and data.
  4. Wait for installation process to complete.
  5. Once you see Cellular Plan Added notification, begin using your new Verizon service.