Sony Xperia E4g - Charging your device

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Charging your device

Your device has an embedded, rechargeable battery that should be replaced only by

Sony or an authorized Sony repair center. You should never try to open or take apart this

device yourself. Opening the device can cause damage that will void your warranty.
The battery is partly charged when the device is shipped from the factory. Depending on

how long it has been in the box before you purchased it, the battery level may be quite

low. It is therefore recommended that you charge the battery for at least 30 minutes

before starting up your device for the first time. You can still use your device while it is

charging. Read more about the battery and how to improve the performance in


and power management

on page 110 .

To charge your device


Plug the charger into a power outlet.


Plug one end of the USB cable into the charger (or into the USB port of a



Plug the other end of the cable into the micro USB port on your device, with the

USB symbol facing up. The notification light illuminates when charging begins.


When the device is fully charged, disconnect the cable from your device by pulling

it straight outward. Make sure not to bend the connector.

If the battery is completely discharged, it may take a few minutes before the notification light

illuminates and the charging icon appears.

Battery notification light status


The battery charge level is greater than 90%

Flashing red

The battery is charging and the battery charge level is less than 15%


The battery is charging and the battery charge level is less than 90%


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