Samsung Galaxy S23

Samsung Galaxy S23

Android 13

Activate your Samsung Galaxy S23 Android 13

Read help info

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.

Step 1 of 12

1. Enter your PIN

Press the Side key.

Step 2 of 12

1. Enter your PIN

If your SIM is locked, key in your PIN and press OK.

If an incorrect PIN is entered three times in a row, your SIM will be blocked. To unblock your SIM, you'll need to key in your PUK. The PUK can be obtained by contacting customer services. Please note: If you key in the wrong PUK ten times in a row, your SIM will be blocked permanently. In this case, you need a new SIM from Vodafone.
Step 3 of 12

2. Select language

Press Start.

Step 4 of 12

2. Select language

Press the required language.

Step 5 of 12

2. Select language

Press Next.

Step 6 of 12

3. Select general settings

Press the fields next to the required settings to select them.

Step 7 of 12

3. Select general settings

Press Agree.

Step 8 of 12

3. Select general settings

Press the required setting to transfer content from another device or press Skip.

Step 9 of 12

4. Select Wi-Fi network

Press the required Wi-Fi network.

Step 10 of 12

4. Select Wi-Fi network

Key in the password for the Wi-Fi network and press Connect.

If there are no available Wi-Fi networks, you can use the mobile network instead.
Step 11 of 12

4. Select Wi-Fi network

Press Next.

Step 12 of 12

5. Set up your phone as a new phone

Press Don't copy and follow the instructions on the screen to finish the activation.

You can also transfer content from another phone or restore the content of a Google One backup.

1. Enter your PIN

Press the Side key.
If your SIM is locked, key in your PIN and press OK.
If an incorrect PIN is entered three times in a row, your SIM will be blocked. To unblock your SIM, you'll need to key in your PUK. The PUK can be obtained by contacting customer services. Please note: If you key in the wrong PUK ten times in a row, your SIM will be blocked permanently. In this case, you need a new SIM from Vodafone.

2. Select language

Press Start.
Press the required language.
Press Next.

3. Select general settings

Press the fields next to the required settings to select them.
Press Agree.
Press the required setting to transfer content from another device or press Skip.

4. Select Wi-Fi network

Press the required Wi-Fi network.
Key in the password for the Wi-Fi network and press Connect.
If there are no available Wi-Fi networks, you can use the mobile network instead.
Press Next.

5. Set up your phone as a new phone

Press Don't copy and follow the instructions on the screen to finish the activation.
You can also transfer content from another phone or restore the content of a Google One backup.

Get information on...

Or select...

Another device
4g accessories icon-app-store basket-change battery-life battery bill-pay-phones-icon 4C91DB73-75FE-4565-8F69-BC6C675B1EA1 bin block Brands broadband-icon broadband calendar call camera cases Chat chevron-down chevron-left chevron-right chevron-up close close collections community continuous contract dashboard data download-square Download edit error-circle eye facebook filters folder go identity Less letters location Memory menu message mobile my-vodafone network_signal operating-system orders payg-phones-icon F86C85F6-FFFF-4C62-8F9A-45D7251FC836 payment photos play-store play plus rating report return roaming screen-size search secure-net shopping sim spinner squares technology tick-simple top-up top-up TV twitter value vf-tv-icon vodafone warning Weight world
Close dialog
Skip to content

Login to My Vodafone

Close dialog
Skip to content

Register with My Vodafone