Introduction

This is a GSM phone originally introduced by AT&T. The SIM card will likely be an AT&T card; however, when in foreign countries, other SIM cards can be inserted into the phone for compatibility with foreign carriers.

Image 1/1: This may require a good amount of force.
  • Slide the battery cover off by pushing it away from the camera side of the device.

  • This may require a good amount of force.

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Image 1/1: Lift it out of the phone using the tab on the battery (marked in the image)
  • Next remove the battery

  • Lift it out of the phone using the tab on the battery (marked in the image)

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Image 1/1: This will likely already have an existing SIM card in it if the phone has been previously used.
  • The SIM card holder is now exposed (marked in image).

  • This will likely already have an existing SIM card in it if the phone has been previously used.

  • To open this, slide the holder upward (assuming the same orientation as in the image)

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Image 1/1: You are now able to insert a new SIM card.
  • The holder will then hinge open.

  • You are now able to insert a new SIM card.

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Image 1/1: This is important, as the phone will not work if the metal contacts on the card are not properly aligned with the contacts on the phone.
  • Insert the new SIM card in the orientation shown.

  • This is important, as the phone will not work if the metal contacts on the card are not properly aligned with the contacts on the phone.

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Image 1/1: Slide the plastic holder downwards to lock it in place.
  • Now hinge the SIM card holder down so that it lays flat in the phone.

  • Slide the plastic holder downwards to lock it in place.

  • Now the battery and cover can be put back in place.

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Conclusion

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

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