How do I replace the SIM card? – for iPhone

Replace the SIM card in your iPhone:

  1. In order to replace your SIM card in your iPhone device, first ensure the device is powered off.
  2. Use a SIM eject tool (or paperclip) to unlock the tray by inserting it into the provided slot.
  3. From the right edge of the device, remove the SIM card tray.
  4. Insert the new SIM card into the SIM card tray. (The SIM card should have the logo and the SIM card number facing the top, and the gold contacts should be facing down).
  5. Place the SIM card tray back.
  6. Press the tray in order to lock it back into place.
  7. Switch on your iPhone.

If your iPhone does not recognize the new SIM card, then the iPhone is locked. See here how to unlock your iPhone.

Caution:

  • Do not attempt to insert the SIM card while the device is powered on. Doing so may harm the SIM card and/or the device.
  • Do not modify or alter your SIM card.

How do I replace the SIM card? – for iPhones

  1. Ensure the device is powered off.

  2. Use a SIM eject tool (or paperclip) to unlock the tray by inserting it into the provided slot.

  3. From the right edge of the device, remove the SIM card tray.

  4. Insert the SIM card into the SIM card tray.

    Insert the SIM with the logo and SIM card number on top (gold contacts facing down).

  5. Insert the SIM card tray.

  6. Press in on the tray to lock it into place.

  7. Caution: Don’t attempt to insert the SIM card while the device is powered on. Doing so may harm the SIM card and/or the device.

    Don’t modify or alter your SIM card.