Sonim XP5s® - Insert SIM Card

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 SIM card do's and don'ts.


  1. Ensure the device is powered off.
  2. Remove the battery cover.
    Note Use the provided tool to remove the 2 screws then carefully detach the cover.
    Battery Cover
  3. From the notch in the upper edge of the battery compartment, lift then remove the battery.
    remove battery
  4. Slide the SIM card into the card holder
    Note Ensure the gold contacts are facing down and notch on card is facing out.
    SIM tray
  5. Align the gold battery contacts with the contacts in the battery compartment then gently press the battery into place.
    Insert battery
  6. Replace the battery cover.
    Note Use the provided tool to re-insert and firmly tighten the 2 screws.
    Battery Cover


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