change sim pin code on S8

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ are considered one of the finest and most stylish smartphones of 2017. Samsung totally revamped their flagship with Galaxy S8 and S8+. They were the first one to introduce Bezel-less display screen in smartphones. This concept was loved by all. Since S8, most of the new smartphones come with minimal bezels. If you have got Galaxy S8 recently with a contract. Chances are you got it with Sim pin code and you have to access portal of carrier each time after reboot to unlock your phone. In this guide, you can change sim pin code on S8 or Galaxy S8+ to some easy to remember sim code.

Samsung Galaxy S8 recently got Android Oreo update. It features a 5.8-Inch AMOLED display screen. Whereas, S8+ has a 6.2-inch AMOLED screen. Both smartphones are powered by either Snapdragon 835 or Exynos 8898. Along with that, there is 4 GB of RAM to support processing.

Samsung Galaxy S8 is an amazing phone. Even after the launch of Samsung Galaxy S9, it gave me no motivation to upgrade to it. S8 is a complete phone that can be used as a daily driver. Considering all the features it has to offer and picture quality.

How to Change Sim Pin Code on S8 or Galaxy S8+:

When I got my new sim, it came with a pin code, and after each restart. I had to open Sim portal and look for the pin to enter it. It was a troublesome process. It has benefits as well. If you lose your phone or it gets stolen, the thief will not be able to use your Sim or access your phone unless he knows the Sim Pin Code. The best solution is to change sim pin code on S8 to some number that you can remember easily instead of a random number.

Use the instructions below to change sim pin on S8:

  1. First of all, open Settings from the App drawer on your Galaxy S8.
  2. Now go to Device Security.
  3. Look for Other Security Settings.
  4. Tap on Sim Lock Setup.
  5. Select Change Pin of the Sim Card.
  6. You will have to first enter the already existing sim pin code on your phone. Once done, enter the new Sim code pin on S8.

You can also remove the sim pin code on S8, but it is recommended that you keep it on for security purpose. Make it something that is easy to remember. It is also not recommended to set it as your year of birth as it is easy to guess.

That was all from our side. Although it is a small thing, it can be really annoying at times when you have to look up for your sim pin code all the time in order to unlock your phone.

If you have any questions or issues on how to change sim pin code on S8 or Samsung Galaxy S8+. You can use the comments sections to reach to us. Your feedback is also appreciated. Any confusions regarding the above guide will also be entertained in the comments.