Battery monitoring with VictronConnect

VictronConnect battery monitoring

Battery monitoring with the VictronConnect app on your smartphone is available now. As standard the MG Master LV is equipped with integrated Bluetooth. First upgrade your device to the latest firmware. After that download the latest VictronConnect app for your smartphone. As a result you will be be in control of your energy system.

VictronConnect app

The VictronConnect app displays all relevant information of the MG battery system:

  • Status of your battery system
  • History
  • Trends

Status of your battery system

Firstly, the VictronConnect apps shows all information of your battery system at just one single glance. To sum up the main screen provides an actual overview of the following battery parameters.

  • State of charge
  • Time remaining
  • Power
  • Current
  • Voltage
  • Cell status and temperature

Moreover for all available parameters refer to the manual, see the links below.

History

Secondly, the history tab provides information about your battery usage during the past. Here you have an overview of relevant battery information and conditions. For instance: what is the highest current ever measured? What is the highest cell temperature ever measured?

As a result you can read-out these values with the VictronConnect app.

Monitoring trends with the Victron Connect app

Analyze your usage and watch trends of your lithium-ion battery system. In addition make your own graph and visualize relevant battery parameters with Live View. To sum up the following parameters are available for viewing.

  •  Voltage (V)
  • Current (A)
  • Power (W)
  • Consumed Amp Hours (Ah)
  • State of Charge (%)

Which devices are supported

Bluetooth is available on all devices with a serial number equal or higher than “1738****”.  Check your serial number or contact your local dealer.

The Supported devices are:
• MG Master LV
• Victron Lynx Ion BMS

A basic 48 Vdc configuration for electric propulsion

Connect your electric motor for propulsion directly on the integrated DC-busbar. The DC-busbar is integrated in the MG Master LV.  Monitor the health of the MG battery system during sailing in the following three ways:

  • At the helm position a system panel. For example use the GX Touch 50. This is the touch-screen panel from Victron Energy
  • In the battery room, for instance here you can install the MG Energy Monitor. This is the touch-screen panel from MG Energy Systems
  • On your smartphone
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More information and related links

Find below the manual for enabling the bluetooth on your device. In case you need further assistance, contact your local dealer.

Manual MG Master LV – VictronConnect App

More info about the VictronConnect app

Manual VictronConnect app