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 14 steps Press the Side button.
2 of 14 steps Slide your finger upwards starting from the bottom of the screen.
3 of 14 steps If your SIM is locked, press Unlock.
4 of 14 steps Key in your PIN and press OK.
5 of 14 steps Press the required language.
6 of 14 steps Press the required country or area.
7 of 14 steps Follow the instructions on the screen to transfer content from another iOS 11 device or press Set Up Manually.
8 of 14 steps Press the required Wi-Fi network.
9 of 14 steps Key in the password for the Wi-Fi network and press Join.
10 of 14 steps Follow the instructions on the screen to turn on use of Face ID or press Set Up Later in Settings.
11 of 14 steps Press Passcode Options.
12 of 14 steps Follow the instructions on the screen to turn on use of phone lock code or press Don't Use Passcode.
13 of 14 steps If you turn off the function, press Don't Use Passcode.
14 of 14 steps Press Set Up as New iPhone and follow the instructions on the screen to finish the activation.