Learn how to insert and remove a SIM card from your device. Your cellular service is activated through your SIM card; without it you cannot use cellular features. Note that a SIM card tray removal tool may be needed.
Note: Don't touch the gold contacts on your SIM card. That could damage the card. If you’re using a new SIM card, you can activate it by calling your carrier.
Locate the combined nano SIM / microSD card tray on the left side of your device.
Note: You must have a nano SIM card inserted in your phone to place calls, access the internet, download apps and share pictures over your carrier's network.
Press the card insertion/removal tool into the combined nano SIM / microSD card tray pinhole and push in until the tray releases.
Slide the combined nano SIM / microSD card tray out of its slot.
Insert or remove the nano SIM card into or from the tray with the gold contacts facing the back of the phone.
Note: A nano SIM card may already be inserted in your phone.
Press the combined nano SIM / microSD card tray back into its slot until it clicks, making sure it's secure.