Lenovo tab 4 8 PLUS - Insert SIM Card

Instructions on inserting / removing your SIM card 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 do's and don'ts.


  1. Ensure the device is powered off.
  2. From the left edge of the device (display facing up), remove the card tray.
    Note Using a fingernail or similar tool, open the SIM / SD access panel (figure 1) then remove the tray (figure 2).
    Open access panel and remove SIM / SD tray
  3. Insert the SIM card as shown (gold contacts facing up).
    Insert SIM card into tray
  4. Turn the tablet over so the back of the device is facing up then insert the card tray (gold contacts facing up).
    Note Press in on the tray to lock it into place.
    Reinsert card tray
  5. Close and secure the access panel.
    Close access panel


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