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I found out that Huawei P8 (not lite, not plus) supports dual sim, when I can insert only 1 sim and 1 sd, without possibility to swich sd for second sim. I tried micro and nano sim and none fits to sd slot. Are there two versions of Huawei P8? Is it possible to check whether my phone supports dual sim?

  • There is indeed a single SIM variant of P8 (GRA-L09), and additionally it is mainly sold internationally (e.g. Europe) - do you have this variant? – Andy Yan Sep 3 '17 at 14:57
  • Unfortunately... DualSim variant has code GRA-UL00. Post it as an answer so I can accept it – wojteo Sep 4 '17 at 14:30
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There are several variants for P8:

GRA-UL00 - LTE/WCDMA for China Unicom ("open"), dual SIM;

GRA-TL00 - TD-LTE/TD-SCDMA for China Mobile, dual SIM;

GRA-CL00 - LTE/CDMA for China Telecom, dual SIM;

(the 3 above comes with GRA-*L10 sub-variants with 64GB storage instead of 16GB)

...and finally GRA-L09 - international LTE with European bands, single SIM.

The dual SIM variants have one slot for either a nano-SIM or a MicroSD card, and a dedicated slot for a nano-SIM, as shown below. You did mention that one SD and one nano-SIM can be inserted at the same time - that means you do own a dual SIM variant, just didn't get the correct way to utilize it.

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Huawei P8 has dual SIM support. You should put the 2nd nano SIM "vertically" so that it fits into the slot.

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  • Hmmm... Stack Exchange does not allow image links in HTTP. Sad. – iBug Sep 3 '17 at 13:43
  • Posted an answer myself then saw you already used literally the same pic in link form... facepalm – Andy Yan Sep 4 '17 at 16:16

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