Samsung Galaxy Note5 - Remove SIM Card

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 remove 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 do's and don'ts.


  1. Insert the SIM removal tool into the hole in the SIM tray.
    NoteThe SIM tray is located on the top edge of the phone.
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  2. Push gently but firmly until the tray is ejected.
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  3. Remove SIM card from the tray.
    Note If applicable, refer to Insert the SIM Card.


Note Check out this interactive demo for more info.