Insert SIM Card - Samsung Galaxy S® 4 mini

Instructions on inserting/removing your SIM can help with activation issues/errors, browser connection problems and a blank/frozen screen.

Caution Don't attempt to insert the SIM card while the device is powered on. Doing so may harm the SIM card and/or the device.

  1. Ensure that the device is powered off.
  2. Remove the battery cover.
    Note Utilizing the provided slot (figure 1), carefully lift then detach the cover.
  3. Utilizing the notch, lift then remove the battery.
  4. With the gold contacts facing down and the notch located in the lower right (portrait orientation), insert the SIM card as shown.
    Note Press in on the card until it slides into place.
    Insert SIM card
  5. Replace the battery.
    Note Ensure that the connectors on the battery align with the connectors on the device.
  6. Replace the battery cover.
  7. Press in on the cover to lock it into place.


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