SIM card tray troubleshooting: Google Nexus 4

Understanding the Issue

Symptoms
  • SIM card and SIM card tray are damaged when using an improper SIM card in the device

 

What happens and why

When using an incorrect SIM card in the Google Nexus 4, damage can be caused to the SIM card and SIM card reader. Nano SIM cards and trimmed down full sized SIM cards may fit into the device, but will cause damage.

 

 

Help & How to

  • Only use the provided Micro GBA SIM that is provided with the device.
  • Do not use a Nano SIM or a trimmed down full sized SIM from another device.

 

 

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