How to install the battery into my Galaxy S4?

Last Update date : Nov 23. 2020

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To install the battery, simply follow the instructions below.

Note: Make sure the battery is properly installed before switching on the device.

1 Remove the back cover by inserting a fingernail or pointed object into the slot on the side of your device.
2 Lift the cover up and away from the device.
3 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).
4 Replace the back cover.
5 Press along the edge of the back cover until you have a secure seal and it clicks into place.
6 To charge the new battery plug the USB connector into the charger/accessory port on the bottom of your device.

Plug the AC adapter into an electrical outlet. 

Please Note: Fully charging a battery may take up to four hours.


You can download the user manual from our Manuals & Downloads page. For all other queries or further technical assistance, please call Samsung Customer Care on 0800 726 786 or Live Chat with our Technical Team online, services are open 24 hours, 7 days.

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