Article ID : SX695802 / Last Modified : 10/30/2023Print

How to make my Xperia device visible when using Bluetooth? (Android 9 or higher)

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    Valid for

    • Android™ 9 or higher

    Your Xperia® device is visible to nearby devices as long as the Bluetooth® settings screen is open and the Bluetooth function is turned on. Once you leave the Bluetooth settings screen, your device is no longer visible.

    Follow these steps to turn on the Bluetooth function:

    1. Find and tap SettingsDevice connectionConnection preferencesBluetoothOn.
    2. If available, select Pair new device.