How to Install the SIM Card in a Samsung Galaxy A Series, S Series, or Note Series Phone

Objective

  • Insert the SIM card in Samsung A, S, and Note series phones

Environment

  • Samsung Galaxy A6
  • Samsung Galaxy A10e
  • Samsung Galaxy A11
  • Samsung Galaxy A20
  • Samsung Galaxy A50
  • Samsung Galaxy S6
  • Samsung Galaxy S7
  • Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
  • Samsung Galaxy S8
  • Samsung Galaxy S8+
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10+
  • Samsung Galaxy S9
  • Samsung Galaxy S9+
  • Samsung Galaxy S10
  • Samsung Galaxy S10+
  • Samsung Galaxy S10e
  • Samsung Galaxy S20
  • Samsung Galaxy S20+
  • Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra
  • Nano SIM card

Procedure

Samsung Galaxy A6
  1. Power off the phone
  2. Remove the phone from its case (if applicable)
  3. Set the phone face-up with the charging port facing you
  4. Locate the SIM card slot on the left side of the phone
  5. Insert the SIM tray removal tool into the small hole on the SIM card tray
  6. Push the SIM tray removal tool into the hole until the SIM card tray pops out
  7. Remove the SIM card tray from the phone
  8. Locate the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the first slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the smaller of the two slots on the SIM card tray
  9. Place your nano SIM card into the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • Note: Make sure that the notch on the nano SIM card aligns with the notch on the nano SIM card slot
  10. Re-insert the SIM card tray into the phone
  11. Power on the phone
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Samsung Galaxy A10e
  1. Power off the phone
  2. Remove the phone from its case (if applicable)
  3. Set the phone face-up with the charging port facing you
  4. Locate the SIM card slot on the left side of the phone
  5. Insert the SIM tray removal tool into the small hole next to the SIM card tray
  6. Push the SIM tray removal tool into the hole until the SIM card tray pops out
  7. Remove the SIM card tray from the phone
  8. Locate the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the first slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the smaller of the two slots on the SIM card tray
  9. Place your nano SIM card into the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • Note: Make sure that the notch on the nano SIM card aligns with the notch on the nano SIM card slot
  10. Re-insert the SIM card tray into the phone
  11. Power on the phone
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Samsung Galaxy A11
  1. Power off the phone
  2. Remove the phone from its case (if applicable)
  3. Set the phone face-up with the charging port facing you
  4. Locate the SIM card slot on the left side of the phone
  5. Insert the SIM tray removal tool into the small hole next to the SIM card tray
  6. Push the SIM tray removal tool into the hole until the SIM card tray pops out
  7. Remove the SIM card tray from the phone
  8. Locate the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the smaller of the two slots on the SIM card tray
  9. Place your nano SIM card into the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • Note: Make sure that the notch on the nano SIM card aligns with the notch on the nano SIM card slot
  10. Re-insert the SIM card tray into the phone
  11. Power on the phone
Samsung Galaxy A20 and A50
  1. Power off the phone
  2. Remove the phone from its case (if applicable)
  3. Set the phone face-up with the charging port facing you
  4. Locate the SIM card slot on the left side of the phone
  5. Insert the SIM tray removal tool into the small hole next to the SIM card tray
  6. Push the SIM tray removal tool into the hole until the SIM card tray pops out
  7. Remove the SIM card tray from the phone
  8. Locate the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the second slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the smaller of the two slots on the SIM card tray
  9. Place your nano SIM card into the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • Note: Make sure that the notch on the nano SIM card aligns with the notch on the nano SIM card slot
  10. Re-insert the SIM card tray into the phone
  11. Power on the phone

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Samsung Galaxy S6
  1. Power off the phone
  2. Remove the phone from its case (if applicable)
  3. Set the phone face-up with the charging port facing you
  4. Locate the SIM card slot on the right side of the phone
  5. Insert the SIM tray removal tool into the small hole on the SIM card tray
  6. Push the SIM tray removal tool into the hole until the SIM card tray pops out
  7. Remove the SIM card tray from the phone
  8. Locate the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
  9. Place your nano SIM card into the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • Note: Make sure that the notch on the nano SIM card aligns with the notch on the nano SIM card slot
  10. Re-insert the SIM card tray into the phone
  11. Power on the phone
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Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge
  1. Power off the phone
  2. Remove the phone from its case (if applicable)
  3. Set the phone face-up with the charging port facing you
  4. Locate the SIM card slot on the top left of the phone
  5. Insert the SIM tray removal tool into the small hole on the SIM card tray
  6. Push the SIM tray removal tool into the hole until the SIM card tray pops out
  7. Remove the SIM card tray from the phone
  8. Locate the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the second slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the smaller of the two slots on the SIM card tray
  9. Place your nano SIM card into the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • Note: Make sure that the notch on the nano SIM card aligns with the notch on the nano SIM card slot
  10. Re-insert the SIM card tray into the phone
  11. Power on the phone
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Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+
  1. Power off the phone
  2. Remove the phone from its case (if applicable)
  3. Set the phone face-up with the charging port facing you
  4. Locate the SIM card slot on the top left of the phone
  5. Insert the SIM tray removal tool into the small hole on the SIM card tray
  6. Push the SIM tray removal tool into the hole until the SIM card tray pops out
  7. Remove the SIM card tray from the phone
  8. Locate the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the second slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the smaller of the two slots on the SIM card tray
  9. Place your nano SIM card into the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • Note: Make sure that the notch on the nano SIM card aligns with the notch on the nano SIM card slot
  10. Re-insert the SIM card tray into the phone
  11. Power on the phone
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Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+
  1. Power off the phone
  2. Remove the phone from its case (if applicable)
  3. Set the phone face-up with the charging port facing you
  4. Locate the SIM card slot on the top left of the phone
  5. Insert the SIM tray removal tool into the small hole on the SIM card tray
  6. Push the SIM tray removal tool into the hole until the SIM card tray pops out
  7. Remove the SIM card tray from the phone
  8. Locate the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the second slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the smaller of the two slots on the SIM card tray
  9. Place your nano SIM card into the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • Note: Make sure that the notch on the nano SIM card aligns with the notch on the nano SIM card slot
  10. Re-insert the SIM card tray into the phone
  11. Power on the phone
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Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10e
  1. Power off the phone
  2. Remove the phone from its case (if applicable)
  3. Set the phone face-up with the charging port facing you
  4. Locate the SIM card slot on the top left of the phone
  5. Insert the SIM tray removal tool into the small hole on the SIM card tray
  6. Push the SIM tray removal tool into the hole until the SIM card tray pops out
  7. Remove the SIM card tray from the phone
  8. Locate the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the second slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the smaller of the two slots on the SIM card tray
  9. Place your nano SIM card into the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • Note: Make sure that the notch on the nano SIM card aligns with the notch on the nano SIM card slot
  10. Re-insert the SIM card tray into the phone
  11. Power on the phone
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Samsung Galaxy S10+
  1. Power off the phone
  2. Remove the phone from its case (if applicable)
  3. Set the phone face-up with the charging port facing you
  4. Locate the SIM card slot on the top left of the phone
  5. Insert the SIM tray removal tool into the small hole on the SIM card tray
  6. Push the SIM tray removal tool into the hole until the SIM card tray pops out
  7. Remove the SIM card tray from the phone
  8. Locate the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the second slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the smaller of the two slots on the SIM card tray
  9. Place your nano SIM card into the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • Note: Make sure that the notch on the nano SIM card aligns with the notch on the nano SIM card slot
  10. Re-insert the SIM card tray into the phone
  11. Power on the phone
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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and Note 9
  1. Power off the phone
  2. Remove the phone from its case (if applicable)
  3. Set the phone face-up with the charging port facing you
  4. Locate the SIM card slot on the top left of the phone
  5. Insert the SIM tray removal tool into the small hole on the SIM card tray
  6. Push the SIM tray removal tool into the hole until the SIM card tray pops out
  7. Remove the SIM card tray from the phone
  8. Locate the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the second slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the smaller of the two slots on the SIM card tray
  9. Place your nano SIM card into the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • Note: Make sure that the notch on the nano SIM card aligns with the notch on the nano SIM card slot
  10. Re-insert the SIM card tray into the phone
  11. Power on the phone
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Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note10+
  1. Power off the phone
  2. Remove the phone from its case (if applicable)
  3. Set the phone face-up with the charging port facing you
  4. Locate the SIM card slot on the top left of the phone
  5. Insert the SIM tray removal tool into the small hole on the SIM card tray
  6. Push the SIM tray removal tool into the hole until the SIM card tray pops out
  7. Remove the SIM card tray from the phone
  8. Locate the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the second slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the smaller of the two slots on the SIM card tray
  9. Place your nano SIM card into the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • Note: Make sure that the notch on the nano SIM card aligns with the notch on the nano SIM card slot
  10. Re-insert the SIM card tray into the phone
  11. Power on the phone
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Samsung Galaxy S20, S20+, and S20 Ultra
  1. Power off the phone
  2. Remove the phone from its case (if applicable)
  3. Set the phone face-up with the charging port facing you
  4. Locate the SIM card slot on the top left of the phone
  5. Insert the SIM tray removal tool into the small hole on the SIM card tray
  6. Push the SIM tray removal tool into the hole until the SIM card tray pops out
  7. Remove the SIM card tray from the phone
  8. Locate the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the second slot on the SIM card tray
    • The nano SIM card slot is the smaller of the two slots on the SIM card tray
  9. Place your nano SIM card into the nano SIM card slot on the SIM card tray
    • Note: Make sure that the notch on the nano SIM card aligns with the notch on the nano SIM card slot
  10. Re-insert the SIM card tray into the phone
  11. Power on the phone

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