Article ID : 00124121 / Last Modified : 01/01/2016

The connected MHL device does not charge when the Android TV is in standby mode.

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To keep the connected MHL® device charging even when the Android™ TV is in standby mode, the following are needed:

  • Connect the MHL device while the TV is powered on.
  • Enable the Charge MHL during power off setting of the TV.
    1. On the supplied remote control, press the HOME button.
    2. Under the Settings category, select Settings.
    3. Under the TV category, select External inputs.
    4. Select BRAVIA Sync settings.
    5. Select Charge MHL during power off.
    6. Select On.

If the MHL device still does not charge even after enabling the MHL charging during standby setting, do the following:

  1. Using the supplied remote control, power off and on the TV.
  2. Disconnect and reconnect the MHL cable.