Yes, to activate an eSIM on your device you will need a WiFi or cellular connection.
Follow our step by step instructions to install and activate a Ubigi eSIM on your device.
Note for iPhone users: if you have an eSIM only iPhone 14 or iPhone 14 Pro model and you don’t have a WiFi network, Apple has a new solution to activate your eSIM: during the set-up process, you can
choose to continue without WiFi. This allows you to setup your new eSIM without WiFi —at no cost to you.
Learn more about the benefits of traveling with eSIM.