Micro Sim archive

  • HTC adopts micro SIM but dumps microSD in flagship One X and One S phones
    Phones

    HTC adopts micro SIM but dumps microSD in flagship One X and One S phones

    By 26 February 2012

    HTC is the latest smartphone manufacturer to start using micro SIM for its phones, the company has confirmed. The format - first used by Apple with the iPad in 2010 - will feature on the company's new HTC One X and HTC One S smartphones, announced at...

  • Forget the Micro-SIM, Nano-SIM takes things even smaller
    Phones

    Forget the Micro-SIM, Nano-SIM takes things even smaller

    By 12 November 2011

    Just as the Micro-SIM starts to take off in devices from Motorola, Apple, and Nokia, a German company has announced a new SIM card technology that is even smaller – the Nano-SIM. A third smaller than the micro-SIM, the nano-SIM enables manufacturers...

  • What is a micro-SIM?
    Phones

    What is a micro-SIM?

    By 26 October 2011

    We live in a world obsessed with size. We like our gadgets small, our electronics compact and our mobile phones pocket-sized. Heck even our SIM cards need to be tiny, otherwise we put ourselves in danger of being subjected to SIM-size ridicule.  Enter...