To activate Airtel eSIM in Kenya, you can follow these steps:
- Check device compatibility: Ensure that your smartphone supports eSIM technology. Dial *#06# on your device, and if an EID (Embedded SIM ID) number appears, it means your device is compatible with eSIM.
- Visit an Airtel shop or contact customer care: Go to any Airtel shop or call Airtel customer care for guidance on activating your eSIM. They will provide you with the necessary instructions and assistance.
- Obtain the QR code: Airtel will provide you with a QR code, which is required for eSIM activation. You can either obtain the QR code from the Airtel shop or through their customer care service.
- SIM Swap process: Follow the instructions provided by Airtel personnel to complete the SIM Swap process. This may involve scanning the QR code or entering the activation code, depending on the instructions given by Airtel.
It’s important to note that Airtel Kenya launched eSIMs on February 23, 2023, offering customers the convenience of using eSIM technology.
By activating an eSIM, you can enjoy the benefits of quick and simple online setup, environmental friendliness, and the ability to use multiple mobile numbers on a single device.