Apple® iPhone® 8 / 8 Plus - Remove SIM Card

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

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.

  1. Ensure the device is powered off.
  2. From the right edge of the device, remove the SIM card tray.
    Note Utilize the SIM eject tool (or paperclip) to unlock the tray by inserting it into the provided slot.
    Remove SIM card tray
  3. Remove the SIM card from the SIM card tray.
    Note If applicable, refer to Insert SIM Card.
    Remove SIM card