How to insert the SIM card into iPhone 11

Finding the right SIM card format for your iPhone

When you click on the keyhole with a paper clip or key the slide of the slot will yield and push out the tray, which should be inserted into your SIM-card.

iPhone 11 HOW TO: Insert / Remove a SIM Card [Easy Method]

It is important to be aware of the size of the SIM cards. the fact is that not always the usual size is suitable for the Apple devices.

  • For iPhone 2g/s and 3g/s the usual SIM-card is the size 25 X 15 mm.
  • The iPhone 4g/s requires a SIM card of Micro SIM format, which is 15 X 12 mm.
  • The iPhone 5/5s and 6/6 Plus require the new Nano SIM format, which is only 12.3 Х 8.8 mm.

Some craftsmen manage to cut a standard SIM to Micro SIM size, but in this case there is a risk of breakage. We advise you to contact the service of your operator, which should provide you with the SIM card format you want, upon your request.

To do so you need to visit an operator’s service or customer center with your phone in your hands. In this case, the specialist technician. The support person will not only be able to see exactly what format of card you need, but will also help you insert it into your cell phone.

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Insert a paper clip or SIM card ejector tool into the small hole in the SIM card tray and push to make the tray slide out. Note the notch in the corner of the new SIM card. Insert the new SIM card into the tray. Because of the notch, it is only inserted on one side.

If you need an additional number for communication, it is not necessary to buy a new SIM-card. you can use the service “additional virtual number”, which is available in most Russian mobile operators. The option allows you to use two phone numbers at the same time.

Features 4.7 Apple iPhone SE 2020 128GB White Smartphone

Factory data 12 Months Warranty.
SIM card format Nano-SIM ( mm)
Number of SIM cards 1 SIM
Support for eSIM there is

You cannot install and use two Vybers on one phone. There is no difference in functionality, nor in the set of emoticons or stickers you will not notice. The two Viber apps will be completely identical in intelligence. Only the contact list and personal profile data will be different.

In mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau, you can use two nano-SIM cards on iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max, iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR.

eSIM is an electronic SIM card where e stands for embedded. Up to now we have used small plastic SIM cards, but eSIM is intended to replace them. It is a microscopic chip, it is built into the phone and cannot be removed from it. But for eSIM to work, it has to be supported by the mobile operator.

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The iPhone 11 and 11 Pro support dual SIMs, but only if the second one is eSIM. China and Hong Kong will sell the 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max with dual-SIM slots.

P.S. There is hope that the iPhone will get 2 SIM in 2018

In recent reports, Ming-Chi Kuo stresses that the iPhone will get dual-SIM support at once in 2018.

Next year, Apple smartphones will feature Intel XMM 7560 and Qualcomm Snapdragon X20 modems, which support 4×4 MIMO. It will allow the iPhone to work with two 4G mobile networks simultaneously.

Based on this information, KGI Securities analyst concludes that there are two SIMs in the iPhone. But you can’t be 100% sure about that.

Also, the second card in the iPhone could be an eSIM. a universal virtual SIM variant. Such is used in the Apple Watch Series 3, but local carriers don’t work with it.

First, you will need the iPhone device itself with dual SIM-card technology, and second you need to upgrade to iOS 12.1 or later, which enables eSIM support in devices.

Pay attention to the fact that your iPhone should not be registered under a particular mobile network provider, then you will be able to use the plans of different operators at the same time.

In Ukraine, eSIM has so far been launched only in Lifecell. Somewhere about a year or so are trying to introduce it Kyivstar and Vodafone, but something does not decide to take this step.

iPhone 11 / 11 Pro Max SIM Card How to Insert or Remove

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If we start with the oldest models, the iPhone can use three types of SIM cards: standard, Micro and Nano. Modern devices only use Nano format SIM cards. They have the smallest size.

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Determining which card you need for your smartphone is quite simple:

  • standard. all models up to version 4 (not included);
  • micro. were only used in the iPhone 4 and 4s;
  • nano. all other models, starting from version 5.

Once the key and the card are prepared, you can open the slot and insert the SIM card.

As for mobile, the situation remains the same. The iPhone 11 and 11 Pro support dual SIMs, but only if the second SIM is eSIM. The 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max will be sold in China and Hong Kong with two SIM card slots.

How to insert SIM card in iPhone 11

Insert the SIM into the iPhone 5S, how to insert the SIM card. SIM card slot is located on the right side panel. To open it, you need a special paper clip that comes with your smartphone. This key needs to be slipped into the hole that is on the right side of the gadget and gently press.