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Apple SIM lets iPad users swap data plans in the US and UK


Amidst new devices being launched worldwide, Apple’s secret technology offering is getting overshadowed. But this does not make it any less beneficial. The innovative SIM technology is Apple’s take on the wireless carriers. The quiet introduction of Apple SIM, which lets you select a wireless carrier of your choice on Apple devices, is a great game changer for the telecom industry as well.apple-sim-ipad-air-2

The highest selling tablets worldwide are coming with pre-installed Apple SIM. The new SIM technology adds flexibility to your communications and make them a lot cheaper. Phone bills and connectivity in different locations vary a lot. For those who travel a lot face this problem a lot. Apple SIM comes with an option to choose from various carriers like AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile etc., and you can independently choose whichever network you feel is superior.

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The setup is such that you can switch your carrier as per your wish and enjoy services from other carriers as well. Users having pay as you go plan can enjoy multiple carrier benefits and do not have to worry about long-term commitments. The innovation has just begun for the wireless and communication industry as Apple has just stepped into new shoes.

According to Apple pundits, this technology will also be extended to iPhones. Right now all new iPad Air 2 come with pre-installed Apple SIM. Apple website reads:

“The new Apple SIM is preinstalled on iPad Air 2 with Wi-Fi + Cellular models. The Apple SIM gives you the flexibility to choose from a variety of short-term plans from select carriers in the U.S. and UK right on your iPad. So whenever you need it, you can choose the plan that works best for you — with no long-term commitments. And when you travel, you may also be able to choose a data plan from a local carrier for the duration of your trip.”

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She has spent the past 4 years playing the role of an IT consultant, and has now joined The Next Digit as a full time blogger. Her current profession is a result of her deep experience in computer gadgets, laptops, gaming accessories and other tech updates.

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