Apple introduces eSIM-enabled iPad 10 in China

Apple today announced an updated version of the 10th-generation iPad, featuring eSIM support, specifically for users in mainland China. Pre-orders for this iPad start on October 19, and the official release date is set for October 25.

eSIM is a game-changer in the world of mobile connectivity. It’s a digital SIM card that eliminates the need for a physical nano-SIM. With eSIM technology, you can activate a cellular plan seamlessly, making the process more convenient than ever.

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Customers can pre-order the iPad 10 with eSIM connectivity on October 19, launch set for October 25

Currently, China Unicom stands as the sole supported eSIM carrier for the iPad 10 in mainland China. To benefit from eSIM support, you’ll need a 10th-generation iPad with Wi-Fi + Cellular capabilities, bearing the model number A3162. It’s essential to note that other iPad and iPhone models do not offer eSIM support in mainland China.

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Wondering how to make the most of eSIM on your new iPad 10 in mainland China? Apple has got you covered. Their support document offers detailed instructions on setting up eSIM, ensuring you can take full advantage of this technology.

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Apple’s support document also provides insights into how to activate eSIM cellular data plans from carriers in other countries while traveling. It’s a versatile feature that keeps you connected no matter where you go.

Everything you need to know about the 10th-generation iPad

Apple unveiled the iPad 10 in October 2022 with notable improvements, making it the perfect fit for both students and professionals.

The device offers a fresh all-screen design in four striking colors, a 10.9-inch Liquid Retina display with increased resolution and True Tone technology, and a shift of the Touch ID sensor to the top button.

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Powered by Apple’s A14 Bionic chip, the iPad 10 delivers impressive performance gains, outpacing Android tablets and offering substantial improvements over its predecessor. The front camera of the iPad 10 is situated along the landscape edge for a more natural feel during FaceTime and video recording. It also offers improved audio quality with dual microphones and new landscape speakers.

Additional details include Wi-Fi 6 support and 5G for faster internet speeds. The iPad 10 also offers a USB-C port for charging and improved connectivity.

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