Cellular Get cellular coverage anytime you need it. Right from your iPad.

Choosing an iPad with Wi-Fi + Cellular means that you can stay connected when you’re away from Wi-Fi.footnote1 Finish a presentation on your commute, stream a video from the park, or stay in touch with home while traveling abroad. You don’t even have to sign up for a monthly plan. Just choose the option that’s right for you, right from your iPad.

Apple SIM partnersfootnote2

Data plans for traveling abroad.

Options for traveling abroad.

When you travel abroad, you can choose a plan from a local carrier or from a pay-as-you-go provider in more than 180 countries and regions. You can also install a local carrier SIM. And when you return home, it’s easy to switch back to your local carrier plan.

How cellular data works with your iPad.

Cellular capabilities come preinstalled in some Wi-Fi + Cellular models in some countries and are embedded in other Wi-Fi + Cellular models. They’re also available for purchase at most Apple Store locations.footnote2

iPad Model
eSIM
Apple SIM Included
Apple SIM Embedded
iPad Pro 11‑inch (2nd generation)
Supported
Not Supported
Not Supported
iPad Pro 12.9‑inch (4th generation)
Supported
Not Supported
Not Supported
iPad Pro 11‑inch (1st generation)
Supported
Not Supported
Not Supported
iPad Pro 12.9‑inch (3rd generation)
Supported
Not Supported
Not Supported
iPad Pro 12.9‑inch (2nd generation)
Not Supported
Not Supported
Supported
iPad Pro 12.9‑inch (1st generation)
Not Supported
Supported
Not Supported
iPad Pro 10.5‑inch
Not Supported
Not Supported
Supported
iPad Pro 9.7‑inch
Not Supported
Not Supported
Supported
iPad Air (3rd generation)
Supported
Not Supported
Not Supported
iPad Air 2
Not Supported
Supported
Not Supported
iPad (7th generation)
Supported
Not Supported
Not Supported
iPad (6th generation)
Not Supported
Supported
Not Supported
iPad (5th generation)
Not Supported
Supported
Not Supported
iPad mini (5th generation)
Supported
Not Supported
Not Supported
iPad mini 4
Not Supported
Supported
Not Supported
iPad mini 3
Not Supported
Supported
Not Supported

eSIM and Apple SIM Coverage

You can choose cellular data plans from select carriers at home and in more than 180 countries and regions around the world.

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