Introduction

Installing a Micro-SD card is a quick and easy way to expand your device's storage. Follow this guide to install your Micro-SD card correctly.

Tools

No tools required.

Parts

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  • Begin by making sure your Blu Studio is turned off.

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  • To begin the removal of your back panel, first locate the lift tab on the bottom-right corner.

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Image 1/2: Your rear panel should be placed nearby and in a safe location until you are finished with your task. Image 2/2: Your rear panel should be placed nearby and in a safe location until you are finished with your task.
  • Next, gently slide your thumb (or plastic tool if you prefer) down the seem running the length of your Blu Studio until the rear panel is completely removed.

  • Your rear panel should be placed nearby and in a safe location until you are finished with your task.

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Image 1/3: Line up the gold pins of the Micro-SD card with the pins of the card slot. If pins in the slot are hidden, then insert the Micro-SD card with the "MicroSD" print up and the pins facing the slot. Image 2/3: Slide the card into the slot until you either hear a clicking noise or until the card does not move anymore. Do not apply too much force; gently slide it in and stop immediately when it does not move anymore. Image 3/3: Slide the card into the slot until you either hear a clicking noise or until the card does not move anymore. Do not apply too much force; gently slide it in and stop immediately when it does not move anymore.
  • Find the Micro-SD card slot which is under the right SIM card slot.

  • Line up the gold pins of the Micro-SD card with the pins of the card slot. If pins in the slot are hidden, then insert the Micro-SD card with the "MicroSD" print up and the pins facing the slot.

  • Slide the card into the slot until you either hear a clicking noise or until the card does not move anymore. Do not apply too much force; gently slide it in and stop immediately when it does not move anymore.

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Image 1/1: Format the card and you're good to go.
  • Your phone should boot up and ask you to format your Micro-SD Card.

  • Format the card and you're good to go.

  • If your phone does not recognize the card, ensure that the gold pins of the card aligned with the gold pins on the phone's Micro-SD slot.

  • If the card is installed correctly, the card may be faulty. If so contact the Micro-SD card manufacturer.

My SD card was working just fine, then suddenly doesn't read. Attempted to remove and reinsert, but still doesn't read.

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Conclusion

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

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Very clear instructions and step by step guidance

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