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Getting Started: Using GigSky on Pixel eSIM devices

Google Pixel 3, 3a, or 4, with an eSIM.  An eSIM is a digital SIM that allows you to activate a cellular data plan from GigSky without a physical/plastic SIM.

What you need

  • An unlocked Google Pixel 3, 3a, or 4 phone with Android 10 or later (Google Pixel 4 currently has a bug that is being fixed by Google)
  • GigSky App V5.0

What you don't need

  • QR code
  • Activation code

Your first purchase

  1. Go to the Play Store, download and install the GigSky App.
  2. Allow GigSky to access the device's location                                                                          Notifications.png
  3. Select the Destination where you wish to have data (tap the country on the top of the screen to search the list of available countries)                                                                                     
  4. Tap the data plan you wish to purchase (swipe left or right to see additional plans                                       Plan_purchase.png
  5. You will now be asked to create an account (or sign in with your existing account).
    • If you are not an existing GigSky customer, complete the Create Account information to create a GigSky account - this is where you would enter a Referral Code if you have one.
    • If you are an existing GigsSky customer, select "Already Have An Account?" at the bottom of the screen and sign in and go to step 8.                                                   signup.png
  6. If you are creating a new account, select Add credit card to enter your Payment Method  payment_methods.png 
  7. Enter your credit card information.                                                               add_cc_screen.png
  8. Confirm your order by pressing Buy Now (this is where you would enter a promo code if you have one)                                                                                                    order_summary.png
  9. Select "Switch" if you want to use the data plan immediately* . Roaming must be set on in the Settings**                                                                                                          lpa_screen.png
  10. Dashboard will show you your connection and eSIM label in use on the "eSIM Line"data_usage.png


You've now complete your purchase, and are connected.

*If you don't want to use the data plan immediately, select "Cancel".  You will have to go to your Settings to turn on and select the eSIM for use later.

** Go to Settings -> Mobile Network, Select the GigSky eSIM plan label to be used (GigSky Plan 2, GigSky Plan 4 or GigSky Plan 5) and turn Roaming On.


If you have any further questions, please contact GigSky Support at

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