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.

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

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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.
  • 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.
  • Remove the battery from your Fairphone.

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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.
  • 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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If you have a microSD card, use your finger to slide it straight out of its slot. 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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