Introduction

Use this guide to replace either, or both, of the two SIM cards, and the microSD card.

Tools

No tools required.

Parts

No parts required.

Image 1/3: With the indentation as leverage, use your fingernail to pry the bottom portion of the back cover from the phone. Image 2/3: With the indentation as leverage, use your fingernail to pry the bottom portion of the back cover from the phone. Image 3/3: With the indentation as leverage, use your fingernail to pry the bottom portion of the back cover from the phone.
  • There is a small indentation in the side of the phone near the bottom of the back cover.

  • With the indentation as leverage, use your fingernail to pry the bottom portion of the back cover from the phone.

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  • Slide the back cover down and remove it from the phone.

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Image 1/3: Use a fingernail in this indentation to push the battery toward the top of the phone Image 2/3: Pull the battery out away from the phone. Image 3/3: Pull the battery out away from the phone.
  • There is a small indentation in the back of the phone just below the battery.

  • Use a fingernail in this indentation to push the battery toward the top of the phone

  • Pull the battery out away from the phone.

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  • Remove the battery from your Fairphone.

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Image 1/3: Remove the SIM card from your Fairphone. Image 2/3: Repeat this procedure if you have a second SIM card. Image 3/3: Be sure to remove all SIM cards before servicing your phone.
  • Use your finger to slide the SIM card straight down out of its tray.

  • Remove the SIM card from your Fairphone.

  • Repeat this procedure if you have a second SIM card.

  • Be sure to remove all SIM cards before servicing your phone.

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Image 1/2: Remove the microSD card from your phone. Image 2/2: Remove the microSD card from your phone.
  • If you have a microSD card, use your finger to slide it straight out of its slot.

  • Remove the microSD card from your phone.

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Conclusion

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

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