Step 1

Install Our App “eConnect Japan”

Our Mobile App for much easier SIM card set up. We highly recommend to install the App before you come to Japan.

eConnect Japan App (Android)

* Requires Android 4.0.3 or later
(For those that cannot install our App due to the iOS version, Please see Manual Set Up)

Step 2

Insert your Japan SIM card into your device

  1. Turn your device off
  2. Insert your SIM card into your device
  3. Turn your device back on
Step 3

Configuration

Go to APN Settings

  1. Launch our mobile app and tap "Set the APN"
  2. Tap "OPEN SETTINGS"
  3. Tap "Access Point Names"

Create a new APN

Tap "Add button" in ActionBar.

Edit Access Point

Enter the following values in the corresponding section.

APNsoracom.io
Usernameeconnect
Passwordeconnect
Authentication typeCHAP or PAP

Save the APN

Open the screen menu and tap "Save"

Select the APN

Tap the APN you have just created and saved.
Set up is now completed.

You should now be able to use your Japan prepaid SIM card.