eSIM (instead of SIM card)

Simon Posts: 122 ✭✭
edited June 22 in My Mobile

Will eSIM technology work with Fizz soon?

I'd have thought that, being an online company, eSIM would have been a basic option, but it doesn't seem to be the case. If someone knows why, pls share.

Best Answer

  • elena code xzi4t
    elena code xzi4t Posts: 6,912 ✭✭
    edited June 17 Answer ✓

    Hi @Simon

    We don't know as users, Fizz will let us know when they will be ready to test it.


  • Simon
    Simon Posts: 122 ✭✭

    I was doing a bit of research and it seems people have been asking for it for years. It must be a technological limitation. :(

  • BeakBird
    BeakBird Posts: 2,064 ✭✭

    Should come eventually.

  • Soma
    Soma Posts: 116 ✭✭

    Much needed. But up to FiZz to enable

  • Tanyajax
    Tanyajax Posts: 2
    I love fizz but not esim support (I want it for my watch, and my work phone) is a real bummer. This should be standard by now.
  • jvh_NVPF2
    jvh_NVPF2 Posts: 342 ✭✭

    The parent company Quebecor owns Videotron, Fizz, and Freedom.

    Freedom had eSim before their acquisition and Videotron doesn't offer eSim like Fizz.

    We're unlikely to see eSim unless we see Videotron adopt it first but I could be wrong.

  • BeakBird
    BeakBird Posts: 2,064 ✭✭

    I think eSim for your primary overated.

    If Fizz is your primary provider just use the physical Sim slot for Fizz and always leave it in.

    Use eSim for the occasional situations in which you need to use a different network (so you don't have to swap the physical Sim).

  • Whizz
    Whizz Posts: 20,663 admin

    Hello @Simon and everyone else in this discussion.

    For the moment we don`t have any news on the eSIM option, but if anything our website will be updated when the time comes with details on the matter.

    Have a good one,
    Raul, Community Moderator

This discussion has been closed.