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Technical Specs
  • Connectivity & Exploration: With our local data plans, explore like never before. Use Magic Bubble and Social Maps to unlock hidden gems and local haunts. Ready to uncover 's secrets? Let's go!
  • eSIM+ Digital Experience: Dive into a movie marathon or groove to live shows with Global YO. Access indie flicks, 47k radio stations, and playlists for every mood. It's your ticket to the coolest digital gigs, available anytime, anywhere.
  • Rewards & Referrals: Save more and earn big. Refer friends to enjoy sweet discounts and bonuses. Traveling just got more rewarding with Global YO!
  • Activation & Pricing: Easy as 1-2-3. Transparent pricing, no hidden fees. Quick online activation, because your time matters.
  • Why Global YO?: Why settle? Experience seamlessly with our all-in-one platform. The best in connectivity and entertainment. Why settle for less when you can have the best?
  • Phone Calls: Save on international rates with low-cost eSIM calls.
  • Speed: 4G / LTE
  • Hotspot: No
  • SMS: No
  • Activation: Authomatic.
  • ID required: No.
  • Technology: eSIM.
  • Analog calls: Not available.
  • Plan type: Prepaid.
  • Coverage: Depends on the plan.
  • Phone number: Not applicable.
  • Coverage: .
  • Data packages: 1GB, 2GB, 3GB, 5GB, 10GB, 20GB.
  • Days of usage: Varies depending on the package.
  • Activation: Immediate after purchase or can be activated manually when needed.
  • Compatibility: Remains the same (devices that support eSIM).
  • Shipping: Available in-app, on the web, or via email (QR code).
  • Mastercard
  • Visa
  • Apple Pay
  • Google Pay

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    How does the eSIM work

    • Compatibility
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    • Buy
      Buy prepaid eSim

      Chose the plan that suits you best and buy your eSIM card from our online store.

    • QR
      Scan QR code

      It's easy. Just scan the QR code we send you and turn on data roaming from your settings. Now you can enjoy browsing the web.

    Success stories

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      Global YO gets what travelers need, seriously, give this app a go! It's got fast and reliable data everywhere, cool guides, indie movies, and awesome prices. Plus, earning yoyo$? Super fun and saves you a ton on eSIM. Trust me on this one.

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      I've traveled all across Asia and Europe, and all I needed was one eSIM for all my trips. Just go for the Global Plan or whatever suits you – seriously, it's incredibly handy and really CHEAP! Can you imagine dealing with roaming fees or buying a local SIM in each country? No thanks!

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    Can I get an eSIM for South Africa?

    Yes, Global YO offers eSIM services for South Africa, allowing you to access mobile data across the country, including major cities like Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, and tourist attractions such as the Kruger National Park and Table Mountain. Make sure your device supports eSIM technology and is unlocked before purchasing an eSIM.

    How do I activate my eSIM for South Africa?

    To activate your Global YO eSIM for South Africa, follow these steps:

    1. Purchase the eSIM: Select a suitable eSIM plan for South Africa on Global YO’s website or app and complete the purchase.
    2. Receive QR Code: After purchasing, you will receive a QR code via email or it will be available directly in the app.
    3. Scan QR Code: On your device, navigate to ‘Settings’ > ‘Cellular’ or ‘Mobile Data’ > ‘Add Data Plan’ or ‘Add Cellular Plan’ and scan the QR code.
    4. Complete Installation: Follow the on-screen instructions to install the eSIM on your device. Once installed, make sure to enable it in your device’s cellular settings. You may need to set it as your primary data plan if using multiple SIMs.

    If you encounter any issues during the process, Global YO customer support is readily available to assist you.

    Which eSIM plan is best for visitors to South Africa?

    Global YO provides various eSIM plans tailored to the needs of visitors to South Africa, offering different data allowances to suit a wide range of data usage patterns. Whether you need a small amount of data for basic browsing and social media or a larger data package for streaming and extensive use, there’s a plan for you. The best plan will depend on the length of your stay and your specific data needs. Global YO’s flexible options allow you to choose a plan that ensures you stay connected efficiently during your visit.

    What are the benefits of using an eSIM in South Africa compared to a traditional SIM card?

    Choosing an eSIM for your mobile data needs in South Africa provides several advantages over traditional SIM cards:

    • Convenience: Activate your eSIM before you arrive or as soon as you land in South Africa, without the need to locate a store and purchase a physical SIM card.
    • Flexibility: eSIMs allow for easy switching between different data plans or carriers digitally, without physical SIM swaps, offering the freedom to adjust your plan as needed.
    • Dual Use: If your device supports dual SIM functionality, you can use your home SIM for calls and texts while using the eSIM for data in South Africa, keeping you connected on all fronts.
    • Eco-Friendly: With no physical SIM card required, eSIMs are a more sustainable option, reducing plastic waste and environmental impact.

    Using an eSIM in South Africa offers a seamless, flexible, and eco-friendly way to stay connected, making it an excellent choice for travelers, business visitors, and anyone in need of mobile data services.