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    Using Multiple SIM Cards

    Arrow left Xperia Z5 Premium Dual support overview

    Your device works with either one or two SIM cards inserted. You get incoming communication to both SIM cards and you can select which number you want to place outgoing communication from. Before you can use both SIM cards, you need to enable them and select which SIM card will handle data traffic.

    You can forward calls that come in on SIM card 1 to SIM card 2 when SIM card 1 is unreachable, and vice versa. This function is called Dual SIM reachability. You must enable it manually. See Forwarding Calls.

    To Enable or Disable the Use of Two SIM Cards

    1. From the Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
    2. Find and tap Settings > Dual SIM.
    3. Tap the SIM1 and SIM2 sliders to enable or disable the SIM cards.

    To Rename a SIM Card

    1. From the Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal .
    2. Find and tap Settings > Dual SIM.
    3. Select a SIM card and enter a new name for it.
    4. Tap OK.

    To Select Which SIM Card Handles Data Traffic

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
    2. Find and tap Settings > Dual SIM > Mobile data traffic.
    3. Select the SIM card you want to use for data traffic.

    Tip

    For higher data speeds, select the SIM card that supports the fastest mobile network, such as 3G or LTE.


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