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Insert or remove the SIM card - Moto G Play (4th Gen.)

Using your SIM card

Follow the steps below to remove and replace your SIM card.

1.  Remove back cover

  1. Put your fingernail in the charging port.

  2. With your thumb on the Motorola symbol, pry the cover off. Don’t be afraid to use a little muscle.


Caution: Don't use tools to remove the back cover—doing so may damage your phone.

2.  Replace SIM card

After removing the cover, insert or remove cards as needed:

  • To remove a SIM card or adapter, slide it out.


  • To insert a nano-SIM, put it into an adapter. Flip the adapter over and push it into the SIM slot with gold contacts facing down.


  • To insert a micro SIM, push it into the SIM slot with gold contacts facing down. Do not use an adapter.



3.  Replace back cover

  1. Insert the left side first.


  2. Snap the cover on.


Activate your SIM cards

In some countries, you can use a second SIM. If there's only one SIM in the phone, it should be ready to use. With two, you can use either or both.

Touch Apps Image > Settings > Dual SIM Settings and select settings, like which SIM to use for calls, texts, and more.

Note: During setup, you will be asked which SIM to use for data.

Tip: Click here for details on memory card.

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