Insert SIM Card - LG G Pad 8.3 LTE

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

Caution 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.
  • Don't modify or alter your SIM card. Refer to these additional 4G SIM card tips and tricks.


  1. Ensure the device is powered off.
  2. From the top edge of the device (display facing down), open the cover then remove the card tray.
    Note Utilizing the notch, rotate the cover up (figure 1) then remove the tray (figure 2).
    Remove card tray
  3. With the gold contacts facing down, insert the SIM card into the tray as shown.
    Note Ensure the card fits into place.
    Insert SIM card
  4. Insert the SIM tray then close the cover.
    Note Press in on the tray to lock it into place.


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