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Russian iPad users will be able to use the Apple SIM when traveling abroad

Global mobile operator GigSky has announced the possibility of using the Apple SIM in more than 90 countries. The technology allows users to choose operators, thereby saving with frequent travel.

Technology Apple SIM was presented together with latest generation of tablets. The function is not announced from the stage, but her description is on the official website of the company. With its help the user can change the operator and tariff plan without taking out the SIM card and inserting another tablet, but simply going into the settings of your operating system.

The Apple SIM is preinstalled on iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 with cellular module. Earlier the technology is not supported.

Thanks to the signed partnership agreement with Apple GigSky, now residents of Europe, Asia, Africa and South America had the opportunity to buy an iPad preloaded with the Apple SIM. In other words, the Russian owners of tablets and the Apple SIM will be able to use data services when travelling abroad.

List of countries where Apple SIM supported:

“Albania, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Christmas Island, Democratic Republic of the Congo, cook Islands, Croatia, Curacao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Fiji, Finland, France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guadeloupe, GUAM, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo, Laos, Latvia, Lesotho, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Marie-Galante, Martinique, Mozambique, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, Antilles, New Zealand, Northern Cyprus, Northern Mariana Islands, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Romania, Saint Barthelemy, Samoa, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, the Island of St. Martin, Suriname, Svalbard, Isle of man, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania, Republic of Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States and Vanuatu”.

The GigSky service is currently not available in Russia. The rates and list of supported countries can be found on the website of the operator.

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