Insert SIM Card - Samsung Galaxy Note® 10.1

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, open the SIM card door/cover.
  3. With the gold contacts facing down, insert the SIM card.
  4. Press in on the SIM card until it locks into place.
  5. Close the SIM card door/cover.


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