iPhone Xs Max Sim card format

If you want to switch to the new iPhone Xs Max, then you may ask yourself whether your own Sim card can still be inserted into the new smartphone.

Many older models use a different Sim card format, such as the Standard or Micro Sim card. These do not fit into the iPhone Xs Max. For this reason we will tell you in the first step which Sim card the iPhone Xs Max needs and then in a second step what you can do to get such a Sim card:

Step 1: Sim card format of the iPhone Xs Max

The Sim card type needed in the iPhone Xs Max is the Nano Sim card. This is the smallest Sim card format currently available and used by most modern smartphones.

Step 2: How do I get a Nano Sim card?

Sim Card Punch

With a Sim Card Puncher and the matching template, you can easily create a Nano Sim card from an existing standard or Micro Sim card.

Sim Cards Perforation - Multi-Sim

Many Sim Cards are made in the form of a Multi-Sim. This means that you can easily extract a Nano Sim card from a standard or Micro Sim card. All you have to do is push out the Nano Sim card along the perforation.

A further alternative is to request the Sim card online from the respective service provider. Often this is however connected with costs in the range of 10 – 25$.

More information is usually available from the Online Service Center of your own mobile phone provider.

Now you know which Sim card iPhone Xs Max needs and what you can do yourself to get such a Sim card.

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Manuel has been involved with technology for more than 15 years, especially with mobile phones, smartphones and PC systems and shares his passion here in this blog. If he can help someone with a technical problem, he is especially happy about it.