Galaxy A5 - How to install the SIM card or USIM card?

Last Update date : 2015.11.03

Follow the steps below:



1. Insert the SIM or USIM card provided by the mobile telephone service provider.


    Only Nano-SIM cards work with the Galaxy A5 . Some LTE services may not be available

    depending on the service provider.


    Insert the ejection pin into the hole on the SIM card tray to loosen the tray.


     step 1 


2. Pull out the SIM card tray gently from the SIM card tray slot.


    step 2 


 3.On case of Dual SIM models,  place the SIM or USIM card on the SIM card tray with

    the gold colored contacts facing  downwards. Place the primary SIM or USIM card

    on the SIM card tray 1 ( 1 ) and the secondary  SIM or USIM card on the

   SIM card tray 2 ( 2 ). Please check the direction of SIM card which placed on the SIM

   card tray 2.


    The SIM card tray 2 also serves as the memory card tray. However, you cannot place both

    the SIM or USIM card and the memory card at the same time.


    2 sim 




    And, if you have single SIM models, Place the SIM or USIM card on the SIM card

    tray with the gold colored contacts facing downwards.


    Please use caution not to lose or let others use the SIM or USIM card.

    Samsung is not responsible for any damages or inconveniences caused by lost or

    stolen cards.


    1 sim 



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


    Ensure that the SIM card tray is closed tightly to prevent water and dust entering

    the device. Open or loose the try may allow water and dust to enter the device and

    cause damage.


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