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Xperia Z2 MHL Cable Help

16th May 2014, 06:22 PM   |  #1  
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I like to watch movies off my phone on my TV, and I know the sony xperia z2 has a 5 pin port on it.

im looking for a MHL 2.0 cable, so no charging required.

Most MHL 2.0 adapters are for the Samsung 11 pin, so finding a 2.0 cable that doesnt need to be charged to work has been a chore.

anybody have an idea?
18th May 2014, 08:32 AM   |  #2  
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Originally Posted by TheNamelessMan

I like to watch movies off my phone on my TV, and I know the sony xperia z2 has a 5 pin port on it.

im looking for a MHL 2.0 cable, so no charging required.

Most MHL 2.0 adapters are for the Samsung 11 pin, so finding a 2.0 cable that doesnt need to be charged to work has been a chore.

anybody have an idea?


I might be wrong but I think your TV needs to natively support MHL to be able use the cables. I found out the hard way!
Sony does sell the DLC-MC10 & DKC-MC20 MHL cables which I bought from my local Sony shop but as my TV doesn't support MHL, I had to buy one of the powered adapters.

I bought one of the Samsung 5 pin ones that were made for the GS2 and it worked fine (on my Z1) when I plug everything in.

If your TV does support MHL, then try finding one of DLC-MC10 cables.

I tried posting a link but as I don't have enough posts, XDA won't let me. I was able to find it on their website though.
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