Sony Xperia XZ1 Which Sim card do I need - Solved

If you have ordered the new Sony Xperia XZ1 with Android Oreo, you should check now as a next step whether your current SIM card fits into the new smartphone. Why? Because not all Sim card formats fit in every mobile phone.

Currently there are three different sizes of Sim cards: Standard, Micro and Nano. The following Sim card type uses the Sony Xperia XZ1:

To use the Sony Xperia XZ1's telephony and data functions, you need to have the following features:

  • Nano Sim card

If you don't have a Nano Sim card, then you can easily create a Nano Sim card from a standard or Micro Sim card:

Option 1: perforation

If your Sim card is perforated, you can simply press out the Nano Sim card.

Option 2: Sim card punch

With a Sim card punch you can easily create a Nano Sim card from a standard or micro sim card.

Such a Sim card punch can be found for little money on Amazon.

If both options are not comfortable enough for you, you can order a new Nano Sim card from your mobile phone provider for a fee of 10-25$. Processing time is usually 3 working days. You now know the Sim card format required for the Sony Xperia XZ1.


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