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    Charging your phone

    Arrow left Power Cover CP12 support overview

    To charge the Power Cover

    1. Make sure your smartphone is removed from the Power Cover.
    2. Plug the magnetic end of the charger cable into the Power Cover.
    3. Plug the USB end of the cable into the AC adapter.
    4. Plug the AC adapter into a power outlet.

    Note

    The phone or Power Cover will not charge if you plug the charger cable into the USB port of a computer.

    To charge your smartphone using the Power Cover

    Note

    To prevent damage, please remove any dust or dirt before attaching the phone to the Power Cover.

    Charge phone

    1. Make sure the Power Cover is fully charged.
    2. Position your smartphone in the Power Cover so that the connectors on the side of the phone make contact with the connectors in the Power Cover.
    3. Press the Power button to start supplying power to your smartphone.

    Note

    If the indicator light flashes red when you connect the phone to the cover, remove the phone and check that there is no substance caught between or blocking the connectors. A metal or other substance blocking the connectors could cause a short circuit. Check that the Power Cover is not damaged and that it is not outside of its operating temperature range, then repeat the steps to connect and charge your phone.

    Note

    When the phone becomes fully charged, the Power Cover automatically stops supplying power to the phone.

    Note

    The Power Cover stops supplying power to the phone when the battery in the cover reaches a low level.

    Indicator light behaviour in Power Supply mode

    Flashing red

    The battery level is extremely low.

    Red

    The battery level is low.

    Orange

    The battery level is between low and full.

    Green

    The battery level is full.

    To stop charging your smartphone in Power Supply mode

    • Press the Power button to turn off the power supply.

    To charge your smartphone and Power Cover using the AC adapter

    Charge with AC adapter

    1. Position your smartphone in the Power Cover.
    2. Plug the magnetic end of the charger cable into the Power Cover.
    3. Plug the USB end of the charger cable into the AC adapter.
    4. Plug the AC adapter into a power outlet.

    Note

    If the indicator light flashes red when you connect the AC adapter to the cover, remove the phone and check that there is no substance caught between or blocking the connectors. A metal or other substance blocking the connectors could cause a short circuit. Check that the Power Cover or the charger is not damaged and that the Power Cover is not outside of its operating temperature range, then repeat the steps to connect and charge your phone and the Power Cover. Also, make sure that you are using a compatible charger.

    Note

    The phone or Power Cover will not charge if you plug the charger cable into the USB port of a computer.

    Note

    When you use this charging method, the phone battery gets charged first.

    Indicator light behavior in Charge mode

    Red

    The battery level is low.

    Orange

    The battery is charging. The battery level is between low and full.

    Green

    The battery is fully charged.


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