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    Could anybody tell me if Iphone X is compatible with eSIM?
    If not, what's the explanation?
    Thx.
     
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    The iPhone X lacks the hardware necessary for using the eSIM. You need an iPhone XR, XS or XS Max.
     
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    I thought that X face to Xs/Xs max/XR has minimal differences.
    So, the lack of necessary hardware would be...?
     
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    The eSIM is a non-removable chip that’s built into the last generation of iPhones.
     
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    I know that, but I'm a suspicios mind and I'm suspecting a comercial trick for selling more devices on last generation. My bad...
     
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    It's like trying to get 5G service on an iPhone 4, it can't be done. You need a modern device with the proper internal components
     
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    And iPhone X is an ancient device with poor hardware. Ok, I got it....
     

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