Galaxy S7 edge hack supports microSD and dual SIMs at once

Shane McGlaun - Mar 22, 2016, 4:31am CDT
Galaxy S7 edge hack supports microSD and dual SIMs at once

If you are using a dual SIM enabled version of the Galaxy S7 Edge smartphone and lament the fact that you have to choose additional storage and a single SIM card or dual SIMs and no additional storage, there is a way to eliminate that choice. A hacks has surfaced that requires some mods to your SIM card and your microSD card but results in being able to use both SIM slots and a microSD card at the same time. The risk in dong this hack is that you might destroy your SIM card and your microSD. There is also a chance you might damage your new smartphone, so beware.

Tools needed include a nano SIM card, lighter, scissors, tape or glue, memory card, and the willingness to risk your fancy gadget. This hack requires you to heat up the back of the SIM card and then hack the actual SIM chip away from the plastic backing leaving you with only the gold contacts and no plastic surrounding it. You then have to precisely trim that SIM card.

Once you have the card trimmed per the steps at the source below, you have to glue or tape the SIM chip to your microSD card in a precise location. As it turns out the trimmed SIM card can fit onto the microSD card in such a way that the contacts for the memory card can be read at the same time the SIM is read in the dual-purpose slot.

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If you trim and glue precisely enough, you should be able to configure the new SIM card with the dual SIM manager application. That will give you both a second SIM card and additional storage to enjoy for your content. Follow all the steps precisely and look at plenty of photos at the source below, and do this at your own risk.

SOURCE: NoReplied


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