2014년 1월 5일 일요일

[FAQ] What kind of sim do I need in my phone when I order EG SIM card online ?

If you order one of our SIM only plans, you will have the option of a regular SIM or a Micro SIM or Nano SIM. The type of SIM you require will depend on your mobile phone. 

* Identifying SIM 

A Micro SIM is a similar shape to a regular SIM only smaller, Also Nano SIM is a similar shape to a Micro SIM only smaller. Dimensions of the SIM are listed below.

1) Regular SIM : 25mm x 15mm
2) Micro SIM : 15mm x 12mm
3) Nano SIM : 12.30mm x 8.8mm

* Does my own phone require a Micro SIM?

Most smartphones still use the standard SIM,
However the newer smartphones now use the Micro SIM or Nano SIM.
There are a number of ways to identify
if your handset requires a Micro SIM:

1) Check your phone’s manual 
: The instruction manual that came with your phone will state
whether a Micro SIM is required

2) Check the manufacturer website 
:  If you don't have your manual to hand you can find
an electronic version on the manufacture website. 

3) Measure your existing SIM 
: If you currently have a SIM card in your phone, you can remove the card and measure it. The dimensions of the different SIM cards are detailed above.

We have listed below the most popular phones that use a Micro SIM. 
Please note the iPhone 5 uses a Nano SIM that we currently do support.

Galaxy Note 2/3 , Galaxy Note , Galaxy S III , Galaxy S III Mini , Galaxy S IV /V 

* Apple
iPhone 4 , iPhone 4S

* HTC
Desire X, Droid Incredible 4G LTE, HTC Sensation, One X, One S,
Windows Phone 8X, Windows Phone 8S

RAZRi, XT910

LG
Nexus 4 , LG Optimus G , LG Optimus G Pro , LG Optimus GK , LG P940 ,
LG-P936

Nokia 
Lumia 610, Lumia 800, Lumia 820, Lumia 900

Sony 
Xperia S, Xperia T, Xperia P, Xperia V, Xperia Z

We have also listed below the most popular phones that use a regular SIM.

Galaxy S , Galaxy S1 , Galaxy s2 , Galaxy S2 plus , Galaxy Note 1
Galaxy Note 8.0 , Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 , Galaxy Tab 7.7 , Galaxy Tab2 7.0
Galaxy Ace , GALAXY Ace 2 , Galaxy S2 WiMax , Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Apple
iPhone 2 , iPhone 3 GS

L07 Optimus , Optimus LTE2 (F160K) , p880 Optimus 4x hd , LG CF360

HD2, Incredible S, Incredible S S710e, Titan2, PI186100

Ericsson GT1900, Ericsson LT18i, Walkman

N73, N95, 5800W, E52

Milestone, Photon 4G

9900, Torch 9850
E585, E586, HWE5331

Lenovo S720i

ASUS PADFONE A66


Xiaomi 2s