eSIM Plans starting from$8.49
eSIM Plans starting from$8.49
- Explore China seamlessly with eSIM China, no SIM card handling is needed for Great Wall or Terracotta Army adventures.
- Stay globally connected in China without high roaming costs: activate eSIM for Shanghai streets or Forbidden City visits.
- Manage prepaid data effortlessly while enjoying Guilin’s beauty or Hong Kong’s vibrancy with remote eSIM settings.
- Enjoy uninterrupted connectivity in Beijing conferences or Zhangjiajie’s natural beauty with eSIM.
- Share China’s beauty instantly: activate eSIM for Yangtze River views or Guangzhou’s skyline.
- Immerse in China’s culture hassle-free: Instant eSIM activation for exploring ancient Chinese history.
Introducing Esimatic’s China eSIM, the ultimate solution for seamless communication throughout your travels in China. Our eSIM packages offer affordable, expansive coverage, ensuring hassle-free and uninterrupted internet access for travelers seeking convenience and value. With easy setup and availability in multiple countries and regions, Esimatic’s China eSIM keeps you effortlessly connected without the hassle of hunting for SIM cards wherever your adventures take you.
Experience top-notch connectivity without breaking the bank. Whether you’re exploring the Great Wall, strolling through bustling Beijing streets, or delving into the rich history of Xi’an, Esimatic’s China eSIM provides high-quality connectivity at an affordable price. Stay connected and make the most out of your journey through China’s vibrant landscapes and cultural marvels with Esimatic’s reliable eSIM.
Networks: China Unicom
Speed: Top available speed (2G, 3G, 4G, 5G)
Tethering / Hotspot: Yes
Data Packages: 1, 3, 5, 10, 20 GB
Days of use: 7, 30
Phone number: No
Plan type: Prepaid
Calls: Voice-Over-IP (VoIP)
Activation: Automatically initiated when connected to a cellular network
Compatibility: All unlocked smartphones with eSIM technology enabled, except for the phones from mainland China
Coverage: In addition to China’s major cities like Beijing, Shanghai, and other towns or tourist attractions, you will be able to connect to a dependable internet connection in different countries, including Taiwan, Vietnam, Korea.
Delivery Time: Immediately following your purchase.
Installation: Scan a QR code. The data plan can be renewed without scanning a QR Code within a year.
Designed for: Tourists, backpackers, digital nomads, and businesspeople.
Choose your plan
- 1 GB
- 7 Days
- 3 GB
- 30 Days
- 5 GB
- 30 Days
- 10 GB
- 30 Days
- 20 GB
- 30 Days
For instant internet access in China, savvy international travelers choose Esimatic’s China eSIM. With reliable coverage and immediate delivery, our eSIM card ensures seamless connectivity not just in China but across various destinations worldwide, eliminating the need for a physical SIM card wherever your adventures take you.
Whether you’re exploring the Great Wall or navigating through Shanghai, our prepaid eSIM for China offers hassle-free connectivity without the hassle of obtaining a local phone number upon arrival. Ideal for tourists, students, or business travelers, Esimatic’s China eSIM guarantees a dependable internet connection tailored to your needs, all while avoiding excessive roaming charges. Discover more about Esimatic’s superior eSIM plans designed for your travels in China in the following sections.
How to get/purchase an eSIM in China
Check if Your Phone Is Compatible With eSIM
First of all, you must make sure that your cell phone is compatible with the use of eSIMs. This highly-sophisticated tech came out fairly recently and older models don't support it. Find a list of devices compatible with the eSIM technology and look whether your smartphone is on there.
Choose the right eSIM package for China
The next step is buying an eSIM for China from Esimatic. Explore the available data plans and choose one that you think is best for you. Select how much data you plan on spending and how many days you want your eSIM plan to last.
Purchase China eSIM from Esimatic
Finally, after purchasing a China eSIM, Esimatic will send you an email that contains a QR code. Scan the featured QR code and install the eSIM on your mobile device. After that, you are free to use the mobile data as you please while exploring China.
Why Choose eSIMs? Advantages and Benefits in China
Esimatic has a 24/7 customer support team. This means that you can reach out to them at any time if you have some kind of issue or problem with your China eSIM. Their response time varies, but it usually does not take more than a couple of minutes.
The internet connection speed on our eSIMs is very fast. It latches on to the local mobile operators in China, who feature either 4G or 5G. The latter is a super fast technology that has a large coverage in the country. This means that you get to enjoy speedy data roaming in almost every location.
eSIM providers utilize multiple layers of security, which makes them extremely safe for use. No one can steal your eSIM China without stealing your mobile device. The high level of protection also guards you from unauthorized access from an unwanted third party.
You can purchase data packages at very affordable prices, regardless of what type of a traveller you are. You can choose one of our data plans that will match your needs and wallet.
After purchasing an eSIM China you don't lose your physical SIM card number. You are free to continue chatting with your family and friends without going through the troubles of changing your WhatsApp number.
Buying a travel eSIM is super easy and it only requires a few minutes of your time. You will conduct the purchase online without even creating an eSIM profile. Choose a data plan that you like, scan the QR code, and start using the China mobile network.
Exploring the Differences: eSIMs vs. Traditional SIMs in China
You can buy an eSIM plan online in just a matter of minutes
It is impossible to damage or lose an eSIM card
Every eSIM provider allows you to buy multiple data plans
You can easily switch internet networks while using eSIM for China
Traditional SIMs in China
You must find a local store that sells SIM cards in order to purchase one
There is a serious risk of losing or damaging your physical SIM card
You cannot buy and store multiple data plans on a SIM card
It is very difficult to switch networks when you are using SIM cards
How Does the eSIM Work in China
Choose your destination and data plan
Choose China from the list of countries, and find the data plan according to your travel plans.
Install the eSIM
Follow the instructions on your phone, and you will be ready to install eSIM in no time.
Activate the eSIM
You can now activate the eSIM and enjoy a stable connection, regardless of how many days you are in China.
What You Should Know About eSIM in China
As a technology that is fairly young on the market, many people don’t know much about it. Therefore, it is crucial to reveal as much information about Esimatic as possible.
It allows you to connect instantly on the internet and begin exploring the Great Wall of China or other locations. The eSIMs help you stay connected and in touch with your relatives and friends during your trip. Many travelers use it to help them navigate around the country.
With an eSIM for China, you get to keep your phone number from your local mobile operator. This is very important in this day and age as we all tend to use massage apps. These apps require your phone number in order to register. This means that you don’t need to change your number in the apps’ options.
Having stable internet access in a country with a massive population such as China is very important. Without it, you will struggle to adapt and locate almost anything. Here are some other important facts that you must know about eSIMs in China:
Currently, data sharing with other users isn't available when using our eSIM.
You can only install an eSIM card on mobile devices that support this new technology.
With the use of eSIMs, you can prevent network saturation on a WiFi or other network.
Esimatic allows you to purchase additional data at any time and enjoy a seamless connectivity.
The eSIMs are environmentally friendly as there isn't plastic or other material that you can throw out after using it.
Success Stories: How eSIMs Are Changing the Game in China
eSIM in China For Tourists
You surely know that China has tons of tourist attractions, but visiting them all requires you to have a stable internet access all the time. So, based on how much data you may need, feel free to take a look at our flexible and affordable data plans and choose one that matches your taste!
eSIM in China for Business Travelers
Your business trip to China has never been easier - if we speak of a stable internet connection. A nightmare scenario would be for you to land in China and not have internet access. You might not be able to find the meeting place in time or to have online calls with your company back in your country. All those worries are erased with Esimatic’s data plans!
eSIM in China for Students
Having a stable internet access is one of the main requirements for any student these days. Most materials for studying are online now, so the last thing you need is interruptions while studying online. Our data plans are stable, so you can study for as long as you wish!
Studying in Beijing is tough for a foreigner. However, with the China mobile eSIM, I was able to start off without any hassle. This technology made me forget about my SIM card, as it provided me with stable internet at any location. It helped me keep up with my subjects and stay in touch with the other students.
I went on a business trip to Shanghai, China, not long ago. Having an eSIM on my cell phone made everything much easier for me and my work. It helped me locate the corporation building and schedule business meetings with some partners.
During my trip to China, I was blessed to have an eSIM internet connection right from the start. It helped me find the Forbidden City and many other locations much more easily. Thanks to the fast and stable connection, I was able to purchase all kinds of stuff online in China.
As a traveler exploring China's wonders, the Esimatic China eSIM was a game-changer. Navigating through the vibrant streets of Hong Kong and exploring the enchanting beauty of Guilin became stress-free with this eSIM's seamless connectivity.
Using the Esimatic China eSIM for my family trip was a brilliant decision. The hassle of finding a local SIM card vanished as soon as we landed in Beijing. From exploring the ancient history of Xi'an to shopping in Shenzhen, the eSIM's reliable internet kept us connected and made our journey incredibly smooth.
Frequently Asked Questions About eSIMs in China
You cannot use an eSIM data plan on every mobile device, as the older models don’t support such technology. Usually, mobile devices from 2018 onward are compatible with eSIMs. However, you still need to check whether your model is on the list of compatible mobile devices.
Yes, Esimatic allows you to purchase additional data for your eSIM. If you ever run out of data, worry not, there are tons of options left for you to choose from.
Purchasing an eSIM data plan is super easy. It starts by visiting the Esimatic website. Then you have to choose a data package that you think works best for your needs. After that, we will send you an email that contains a QR code. Scan that code, install your eSIM, and enjoy the China mobile data.
No, you cannot share data on other devices while using Esimatic. But, on the bright side, there are several data plans to choose from, and most of them are pretty affordable.
Where Are You Travelling Next?
Thinking about going to a faraway location for your next trip? Or maybe somewhere close by to enjoy a few days off? Whatever you have on your mind, we are here to make your trip even more enjoyable and smooth. Feel free to take a look at our available countries below, and if you have any additional questions or queries - we are always available to help you out.