Grand Prime - Insert a MicroSD Card or Remove it (SM-G530W)

Last Update Date : Feb 19. 2019

microSD

Your device lets you use a microSD or microSDHC card (up to 128GB) to expand memory space. This secure digital card lets you exchange pictures, music, and data with microSD compatible devices.

The provided information refers to the devices sold in Canada. Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version (Android 5.0 Lollipop for this FAQ).

Insert the microSD Card

1 Gently pull the cover off the device, using the slot on the side (1). Lift the cover up and away from the device (2).
Grand Prime: How do I insert or remove the microSD card for my Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime?
2 Remove your device's battery.
3 Carefully slide the microSD card into the microSD card slot. The microSD card slot is above the SIM card slot. Be sure to insert the microSD card into the correct slot.
Grand Prime: How do I insert or remove the microSD card for my Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime?
4 Insert the battery into the opening on the back of the device, making sure the contacts align (1). Gently press down to secure the battery (2).
Grand Prime: How do I insert or remove the microSD card for my Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime?
5 Replace the back cover (1).
Grand Prime: How do I insert or remove the microSD card for my Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime?
6 Press along the edge of the back cover until you have a secure seal and it clicks into place (2).
Grand Prime: How do I insert or remove the microSD card for my Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime?

Remove the microSD Card

1 From the Home screen, touch Apps.
2 Touch Settings.
3 Scroll down to and touch Storage under the System tab.
Grand Prime: How do I insert or remove the microSD card for my Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime?
4 Touch Unmount SD card.
Grand Prime: How do I insert or remove the microSD card for my Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime?
5 Touch OK to finish unmounting the card.
Grand Prime: How do I insert or remove the microSD card for my Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime?
6 Remove the back cover and the battery.
7 Grasp the microSD card and remove it from the device.

We are aware that it is a little bit difficult to remove the microSD card. It is easier to remove it using a long nail. Otherwise, a coin (1 cent or 10 cents) can be used: press the memory card until a click is heard.

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