Galaxy Note8: How do I replace the S Pen nib?

Last Update date : 2017.08.29

* Please note, this section is designed to give you basic product troubleshooting information, also refer to your user manual for more information.



If the nib is dull, replace it with a new one.

1. Firmly hold the nib with the tweezers and remove it.

2. Insert a new nib into the S Pen.




Be careful not to pinch your fingers with the tweezers.


• Do not reuse old nibs. Doing so may cause the S Pen to malfunction.
• Do not press the nib excessively when inserting the nib into the S Pen.
• Do not insert the round end of the nib into the S Pen. Doing so may cause damage to the S Pen

or your device.
• Do not bend or apply excessive pressure with the S Pen while using it. The S Pen may be damaged

or the nib may be deformed.
• Do not hard press on the screen with the S Pen. The pen nib may be deformed.
• If you use the S Pen at sharp angles on the screen, the device may not recognize the S Pen actions.
• If water enters the S Pen slot, gently shake the device to remove the water from the slot before

using it.
• For more information about the S Pen, visit the Samsung website.
• If the S Pen is not working properly, take it to a Samsung Service Centre.



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