Samsung Galaxy Tab E - Insert 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 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.


 Ensure the device is powered off.

  1. Open the SIM access door (located on the left edge).
    Note Utilizing the notch underneath door, lift then rotate the door cover.
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  2. With the gold contacts facing down, insert the card (notched-end first) into the SIM card slot.
    Note Press in on the card until it locks into place.
  3. Align the cover and gently press it into place.


Related Topic: Remove the SIM Card