Inserting the SIM card, battery, and media card

Remove the battery door

Tip: The battery door is flexible and may bend when you remove it.
To remove the battery door, pull up the bottom of the battery door.

This illustration shows how to remove the battery door.

Insert or remove the SIM card

The location of the SIM card slot depends on your BlackBerry device model.
Do one of the following:
  • To insert the SIM card, slide it into place as shown in one of the following images.
  • To remove the SIM card, using gentle pressure, slide it out.
    Tip: Start by pushing the SIM card out from one end, then place your thumb on the top of the other end.


This illustration shows where to insert the SIM card.


This illustration shows where to insert the SIM card.

Insert or remove the battery and a media card

Before you start using your BlackBerry device, it is recommended that you charge the battery. The battery in the box that your device came in isn't fully charged.

A media card is optional. If a media card is included, it might already be inserted.

Do one of the following:
  • To insert the battery, align the contacts.
  • To remove the battery, from the end opposite to the battery contacts, lift and pull the battery out.


This illustration shows where to insert or remove the battery and media card.


This illustration shows where to insert or remove the battery and media card.