Nokia Lumia 1020 - Insert the SIM card

Read on to learn how to insert a SIM card into your phone.

Your device uses a mini-UICC SIM card, also known as a micro-SIM card. Use of incompatible SIM cards, or use of SIM card adapters, may damage the card or the device, and may corrupt data stored on the card.

Use the SIM holder tool to unlock the SIM holder. If you lose the tool, you can use a paperclip.

Make sure the phone is switched off.

  1. Push the tool into the hole on the SIM holder until the holder is released.

    Inserting the tool into the microphone hole may break the microphone.

    With top of phone facing
you, and back of phone facing up, card holder is on left. Keyhole
of card holder is on right on card holder door.
  2. Pull the holder out.
  3. Make sure the contact area is facing up, and put the card in the holder. When inserting card,
slide end with missing corner in first.
  4. Push the holder back into your phone until it locks into place. When inserting holder,
make sure missing corner is closer to top left corner of phone.