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How do I insert or remove the microSD™ card in my Galaxy S4 Google™ Play edition?

Your device lets you use a microSD™ or microSDHC card to expand available memory space. This secure digital card enables you to exchange images, music, and data among SD compatible devices.

Insert a microSD™ Card

  1. Remove the back cover by inserting a fingernail or pointed object into the slot on the side of your device.

    Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition_Open back cover
  2. Lift the cover up and away from the device.

    Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition_Lift back cover
  3. Push the microSD card into the slot until it clicks into place.

    Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition_Insert microSD card
  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.

Remove the microSD Card

  1. You must first unmount the microSD card before removing it. From the Home screen, touch Menu > System settings > Storage > Unmount SD card. Touch OK to finish unmounting the card.

  2. Remove the back cover.

  3. Press in on the microSD card to disengage the locking mechanism. You should hear it click.

  4. Grasp the memory card and remove it from the device.

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