Activate phone

You need to activate your phone before using it for the first time and after a factory reset. Before you can activate your phone, you need to insert your SIM into your phone.

1 of 18 steps If your SIM is locked, press Unlock.
2 of 18 steps Key in your PIN and press OK.
3 of 18 steps Press the Home key.
4 of 18 steps Press the required language.
5 of 18 steps Press the required country or area.
6 of 18 steps Press the required Wi-Fi network.
7 of 18 steps Key in the password for the Wi-Fi network and press Join.
8 of 18 steps Press Enable Location Services to turn on the function.
9 of 18 steps Press Disable Location Services to turn off the function.
10 of 18 steps If you turn off the function, press OK.
11 of 18 steps Follow the instructions on the screen to turn on use of Touch ID or press Set Up Touch ID Later.
12 of 18 steps If you turn off the function, press Continue.
13 of 18 steps Press Restore from iCloud Backup.
14 of 18 steps Press the field next to "Apple ID" and key in the username for your Apple ID.
15 of 18 steps Press the field next to "Password" and key in the password for your Apple ID.
16 of 18 steps Press Next.
17 of 18 steps Press Agree.
18 of 18 steps Press the required backup and your phone restores the contents of the selected backup. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the activation.