How to Transfer Esim From iPhone to Android

Joel Mason

Android, Tutorials

Are you looking to transfer your eSIM from an iPhone to an Android device? We’ve got you covered!

In this step-by-step tutorial, we will guide you through the process of transferring your eSIM seamlessly. So, let’s dive right in!

Step 1: Prepare Your iPhones and Android Device

Before you begin the transfer process, ensure that both your iPhones and Android device are fully charged. Additionally, make sure that your Android device supports eSIM functionality.

Step 2: Disable iMessage and FaceTime

To avoid any complications during the transfer process, it is essential to disable iMessage and FaceTime on your iPhone. Follow these steps:

  1. Open the “Settings” app on your iPhone.
  2. Select “Messages” from the list.
  3. Toggle off the iMessage option.
  4. Navigate back to the main Settings screen.
  5. Select “FaceTime” from the list.
  6. Toggle off the FaceTime option.

Note: Disabling iMessage and FaceTime ensures that text messages and calls are not forwarded to your iPhone during the transfer process.

Step 3: Retrieve QR Code or Activation Code

In order to transfer your eSIM from iPhone to Android, you need to retrieve either a QR code or an activation code. Follow these steps:

  1. Contact your mobile service provider or carrier.
  2. Inform them about your intention to transfer your eSIM from iPhone to Android.
  3. Request a QR code or activation code for the eSIM transfer process.
  4. Ensure that you have the necessary details such as your account information and identification documents ready as requested by your service provider.

Note: The process of obtaining the QR code or activation code may vary depending on your carrier or service provider. They will guide you through the specific steps based on their system requirements.

Step 4: Insert Your eSIM into Your Android Device

Now that you have obtained the necessary QR code or activation code, it’s time to insert your eSIM into your Android device. Follow these steps:

  1. Open the “Settings” app on your Android device.
  2. Select “Network & Internet” from the options.
  3. Navigate to “Mobile network. “
  4. Select “Advanced” options.
  5. Select “Carrier.

  6. Select “Add carrier. “
  7. If you have a QR code:

    • Select “Scan carrier QR Code. “
    • Note: Grant necessary permissions to access the camera for scanning the QR code.





Congratulations! You have successfully transferred your eSIM from an iPhone to an Android device. Enjoy your new device with all the benefits of eSIM technology!

We hope this tutorial was helpful to you. If you have any questions or need further assistance, feel free to reach out to your service provider or carrier.

Disclaimer: The steps provided in this tutorial are based on general guidelines and may vary depending on the manufacturer of your Android device and your mobile service provider. It is recommended to refer to the official documentation or contact customer support for specific instructions.

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