Inserting SIM Card in Galaxy S8 Active

How to Insert SIM in Galaxy S8 Active
Inserting SIM Card in Galaxy S8 Active - Learn How to insert SIM Card on Samsung Galaxy S8 Active, settings, customize dual SIM and how to remove.

Inserting SIM Card in Galaxy S8 Active

If you need to install the SIM or USIM card on Galaxy S8 Active you can insert the SIM or Galaxy S8 SIM card type USIM that provided by the mobile telephone service provider.

Galaxy S8 Active SIM Cards
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For Galaxy S8 Active dual SIM models, you can insert two SIM or USIM cards so you can have two phone numbers or service providers for a single device. In some areas, data transfer speeds may be slower if two SIM cards are inserted in the device than when one SIM card is inserted.

How to Insert Galaxy S8 Active SIM Card
How to Insert Galaxy S8 Active SIM Card

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. Some LTE services may not be available depending on the service provider. For more information about service availability, contact your service provider. Exercise care when using the removal tool to eject the internal SIM card/Memory card tray.

User Guide to Insert Galaxy S8 Active SIM Card:
  1. Insert the removal tool into the hole on the Galaxy S8 Active SIM slot or Memory card tray, and then push until the tray pops out. Samsung Galaxy S8 SIM card slot location on the top of your device and the buttom is slot to charge Galaxy S8 Active battery.
  2. Turn the tray over and place the SIM card in the bottom of the tray.
    • Single SIM models: Place the SIM or USIM card on the tray 1 with the gold-coloured contacts facing downwards.
    • Dual SIM models: Place the SIM or USIM card on the tray with the gold-coloured contacts facing downwards.
    • Make sure that the card’s gold contacts face outward and that the card is positioned as shown.
  3. Turn the tray over and place the memory card on the top of the tray with the gold contacts facing down.
  4. Slide the SIM card/Memory card tray back into the slot.

Note:
  • Use only a nano-SIM card.
  • You cannot insert a nano-SIM card and a microSD card in tray 2 at the same time.
  • Your device is IP68 rated for dust and water resistance.
  • To maintain the water-resistant and dust‑resistant features of your device, make sure that the SIM card/Memory card tray openings are maintained free of dust and water, and the tray is securely inserted prior to any exposure to liquids.

Activating Galaxy S8 Active SIM card
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Launch the Settings app and tap Connections → SIM card manager. Select a SIM or USIM card and tap the switch to activate it.

Go a head to Settings app, tap Connections → SIM card manager, and then set the feature preferences for your cards in preferred SIM Card.

Customising Galaxy S8 Active

Launch the Settings app, tap Connections → SIM card manager, and then select a SIM or
USIM card to access the following options:
• Icon: Change the icon of the SIM or USIM card.
• Name: Change the display name of the SIM or USIM card.
• Network mode: Select a network type to use with the SIM or USIM card.

Galaxy S8 Active SIM Settings
Galaxy S8 Active SIM Settings

When two cards are activated, you can assign voice calls, messaging, and data services to specific cards.

Galaxy S8 Active Dual SIM or USIM cards (dual SIM models)

If you insert two SIM cards on Galaxy S8 Active, you can have two phone numbers or service providers for a single device then follow this tutorial:
  1. Insert the removal tool into the hole on the SIM card/Memory card tray, and then push until the tray pops out.
  2. Turn the tray over and place the SIM card in the bottom of the tray.
    • Dual SIM models: Place the SIM or USIM card on the tray with the gold-coloured contacts facing downwards.
    • Make sure that the card’s gold contacts face outward and that the card is positioned as shown.
  3. Turn the tray over and place the memory card on the top of the tray with the gold contacts facing down.
  4. Slide the SIM card/Memory card tray back into the slot.
The first time you turn on Galaxy S8 Active, a Welcome screen is displayed. It guides you through the basics of setting up your device. Ensure to fully charged battery and follow the prompts to choose a default language, connect to a Wi-Fi® network, set up accounts, choose location services, learn about your device’s features, and more.

Removing the SIM Card on Galaxy S8 Active

1. Insert the ejection pin into the hole on the tray to loosen the tray.

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

3. Remove the SIM or USIM card.

4. Insert the tray back into the tray slot.