How to insert or remove SIM card on Galaxy S10 | easy steps to add or disconnect SIM card

Inserting and removing a SIM card on your Galaxy S10 is easy. All you have to do is to follow a set of steps to do it. Your Galaxy S10 only uses a nano SIM card. If you have the older type of SIM card, talk to your carrier so they can provide you with a nano version.

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How to insert SIM card on Galaxy S10

Follow these steps to insert a SIM card:

  1. Turn off your Galaxy S10. This is important. Inserting a SIM while the device is on may result to corrupted data.
  2. With your phone’s screen facing you, remove the card tray. You can use the insertion/removal tool (or a paperclip) to unlock the tray by inserting it into the provided slot. This small hole should be visible on the top part of your device.  
  3. Insert the SIM card into the tray (gold contacts facing down). The card should fit snugly in the slot. If the metallic contacts are visible to you, or if the card seems to move, you’re not doing it right. Ensure the card fits into place.
  4. Insert SIM card
  5. Insert the card tray (gold contacts facing down).
  6. Press in on the tray to lock it into place.
  7. That’s it! Turn on your S10 and see if it now detects your SIM card.

How to remove a SIM card on Galaxy S10

Follow these steps to disconnect your SIM card from your device.

  1. Turn off your Galaxy S10. This is important. Inserting a SIM while the device is on may result to corrupted data.
  2. With your phone’s screen facing you, remove the card tray. You can use the insertion/removal tool (or a paperclip) to unlock the tray by inserting it into the provided slot. This small hole should be visible on the top part of your device.  
  3. Remove the SIM card from the tray. You can lift the card up from the bottom. To assist, use the opening on the opposite side of the tray to dislodge (using a fingernail or similar tool).
  4. Reinsert the card tray.
  5. Press in on the tray to lock it into place.
  6. That’s it!

 


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