Regardless of your operating system, it's essential to verify whether your devices are carrier-unlocked and eSIM-compatible.
A locked device restricts you to using SIM cards from a specific carrier, whereas a carrier-unlocked device allows you to use SIM cards from any carrier. To use eSIMs, your devices must be carrier-unlocked.
This article focuses on devices purchased in Hong Kong, as devices from this region may not offer eSIM support. For information regarding the eSIM compatibility of devices purchased elsewhere, please consult the eSIM-Compatible Devices List.
The following devices in this list are confirmed to support eSIM:
iPhone SE (2nd generation or later model)
iPhone 12 mini (HK version)
iPhone 13 mini (HK version)
Samsung Z Flip
Samsung Galaxy Tab S9|Tab S9+|Tab S9 Ultra
Huawei P40 Pro
Huawei Mate 40 Pro 5G
MOTOROLA RAZR 5G
MOTOROLA Edge 40
HONOR Magic 4 Pro
HONOR Magic 5 Pro
HONOR Vs 5G
HONOR 90 5G
VIVO X90 Pro 5G
Xiaomi 13 Pro
Xiaomi 13T Pro
OPPO Find N2 Flip 5G
OnePlus 11 5G
Microsoft Surface Pro X
Microsoft Surface Go 2 LTE
Microsoft Surface Go 3 Intel® Core i3 128 LTE
Microsoft Surface Pro 9 5G
iPad Pro 12.9-inch (3rd generation or later model)
iPad Pro 11-inch (1st generation or later model)
iPad Air (3rd generation or later model)
iPad (7th generation or later model)
iPad mini (5th generation or later model)
Please note that this information is accurate as of October 2023. Ensure to check with your carriers for more information.
Additionally, it's worth noting that all iPhone and iPad devices purchased in Mainland China do not support eSIM functionality.