Introduction

This replacement guide will walk you through replacing your SIM card. Listed tools are recommended; however, they are not required.

Parts

No parts required.

Image 1/3: Simultaneously, push the two switches forward causing the back to "pop" off. Image 2/3: The back cover should be fully detached from the phone. Image 3/3: The back cover should be fully detached from the phone.
  • First locate the two switches located on the lower backside of the phone.

  • Simultaneously, push the two switches forward causing the back to "pop" off.

  • The back cover should be fully detached from the phone.

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Image 1/1: The battery is situated in the top half of the phone.
  • Once the cover has been removed, the battery should be immediately visible.

  • The battery is situated in the top half of the phone.

  • Using either your finger or the spudger/prying tool, remove the battery from the back of the device.

  • Your battery has a specific orientation to it. Make sure the bronze/gold colored leads are aligned with the bronze/gold colored strips on your battery before reassembling.

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  • Once the battery has been removed, locate the SIM card. The SIM card is typically located in the center of the phone, secured by a metal tray.

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Image 1/1: Your SIM card has a specific orientation to it when it is replaced. Make sure the bronze/gold colored leads are aligned with the bronze/gold colored strips in the SIM card tray before reassembling.
  • Once you have located the SIM card, carefully remove it by sliding it upwards out of the metal tray. No tools are needed, just those fancy fingers.

  • Your SIM card has a specific orientation to it when it is replaced. Make sure the bronze/gold colored leads are aligned with the bronze/gold colored strips in the SIM card tray before reassembling.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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