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    Charging your device

    The battery is partly charged when you buy the device. You can still use your device while it is charging. Read more about the battery and how to improve the performance in Battery and power management.

    To charge your device

    Charing Sony Xperia™ Z1

    1. Plug the charger into a power outlet.
    2. Plug one end of the USB cable into the charger (or into the USB port of a computer).
    3. 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.
    4. 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 Icn sony stat sys battery charge anim3 appears.

    Battery notification light status

    Green The battery charge level is greater than 90%
    Flashing red The battery level is low
    Orange The battery is charging and the battery charge level is less than 90%
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    On your Xperia™ device, go to Settings > About Phone/Tablet > Model number