How does the data SIM work?

My phone has a Republic SIM card in it. How would I add the data SIM? I have an iPad with no internet service. Can I put the data SIM in that and use it some how?

Hi @mistermike

Generally, data only SIMs are intended for use in secondary devices (a tablet or dedicated hotspot device as examples) rather than phones. They are not intended for use in active phones as they do not provide phone service (no talk or text messaging).

Maybe but only if the iPad in question is cellular enabled. Apple sells both cellular enabled and WiFi only iPads. All iPads are able to access the Internet when connected to WiFi. Do you know if your iPad has a SIM slot?

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