Insert SIM Card - Samsung Galaxy S® III

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, carefully lift then detach the cover.
  3. With the gold contacts facing down and the notch located in the upper left, insert the SIM card as shown.
    Note Press in on the card until it locks into place (figure 3).
    Insert SIM card
  4. Replace the battery cover then press in on the cover to lock it into place.


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