Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when staying in Czech Republic

Instructions showing you how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Czech power outlet with Type B USB cable and a three pinned Type C USB adapter and recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Type E USB charger.

Czech power outlet

When packing for a trip to Czech Republic it's useful to know in advance if you'll be able to power any important devices like mobile phones and laptop computers when you get to your destination. Without knowing which power supply is being used in Czech Republic you are more likely to bring the wrong adaptor, meaning needing to buy or borrow a potentially overpriced charger on arrival that might not be compatible and cause problems with the device. Varying complicated standards and voltages can all be confusing when planning to stay in a new country if you've never been there before. This page has been written to stop visitors worrying if they'll be able to power their Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when they're staying in Czech Republic.When you are planning a vacation to Czech Republic these useful instructions show how to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by using their types E or C Czech 230 volt 50Hz power outlets, most Czechs will normally use Type E power outlets. Power supplies will vary regionally therefore we suggest reading the list of World power supplies for a full list of countries. If you are visiting Czech Republic from another region please double check your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) make sure that the device is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) otherwise you may need to use an additional transformer to avoid the device from being damaged when charging it.

The following instructions show you how to connect the Czech power outlet to the tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generationfrom the Kindle Fire product line. Please check these instructions relate to your Kindle Fire model, visit the Amazon page to see the full range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. You can identify this Kindle Fire model by the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear. These instructions assume that you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation operating system, if not we suggest installing the most recent Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation update which makes sure you have the most up to date set of features for your device. Go to Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Czech Republic

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Czech Republic?

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation to a Czech power outlet by using the correct power adaptor.

Czech Republic

What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Czech Republic?

When travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation the best international travel charger for Czech Republic is a multiple USB port charger which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger. There are two different types of wall outlets in Czech Republic (E and C) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C.

As these chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and handle 100 volts to 240 volts will mean you can travel to over 100 countries around the world just by switching the heads over. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can support Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much faster charging times with one of these types of power adapters, plus additional compatibility with certain power demanding devices like tablets. Unlike other adapters this means you can recharge more than one device at once without needing to buy multiple power chargers on your Czech trip or occupying additional wall sockets. Because you are only packing a single USB travel charger will also keep the size down, making it ideal to store in hand luggage and suitable for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation at an airport or on the flight. Because of their versatility these types of power adapters can be used when you return home so when you're not on holiday they can sit overnight charging multiple tablets, smartphones and speakers without using up an additional plug socket.

We recommend searching for a multipurpose power adapter like this online. The multipurpose power charger illustrated below is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been tested successfully for charging multiple USB devices in numerous countries with good reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Czech Republic

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, however for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power adapters offer surge protection which can be crucial for visitors of counties with unstable power grids. These power adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular portable option for travellers originating from America visiting Czech Republic using 3 pinned type B plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from the US using type B plugs. This is a much more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with just one less AC outlet for almost half the price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 2 AC outlets but offers a flexible 5 USB charging ports. This versatile power strip is compatible with both American plugs and popular plug types A, D,E/F, G, H, I, L and N making it perfect for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Czech Republic. [9]
What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Czech Republic?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Czech power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Instructions showing you how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Czech power outlet with Type B USB cable and a three pinned Type C USB adapter.

  1. To supply power to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Czech power outlet you'll need to use a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by inserting the Type C USB power adapter into the power outlet. You can recognise the wall supply by the 2 circular adjacent holes next to each other.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. On the base of the tablet found next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Czech power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation display will show a lightning bolt icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes roughly around 6 hours to fully recharge but this is likely to be longer if you are using the device during charging. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation battery life lasts approximately 7 - 8 hours. For more information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Czech power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

How to use a Type E power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Czech power outlet

Instructions on how to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Czech power outlet by using Type B Micro USB connector with a three pin Type E power charger.

  1. To charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Czech power outlet you'll need a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type E USB power adapter and inserting it into the Czech power outlet. You can recognise the wall supply by the two circular holes 19mm adjacent to each other where the twin plug outlet pins sit and a long metal earth pin protruding from the top forming a triangular configuration.
  3. Connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You will find the USB port on the base of the tablet found next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Czech power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation will display a charge icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Fire takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely recharge to full capacity however this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the device whilst recharging. Typically the battery life on your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is roughly 7 to 8 hours depending on how you use the tablet. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the charging process.
How to use a Type E power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Czech power outlet

See also

  1. Wikipedia - wikipedia web page about Czech Republic
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type C power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type C USB power adapter - European Type C USB chargers are unearthed and have two 4mm rounded pins spaced 19mm apart, priced at between $10 to $15.
  6. USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable - Used to connect USB devices which have a USB Mini-B port to computers, power supplies and other devices, between $5 to $10.
  7. iec.ch - Type E power outlet
  8. Type E USB power adapter - There are two 4.8mm pins on Type E USB chargers which are placed 19mm apart and may include a hole for an earthing pin, priced between $15 to $20.
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, costs between $15 to $20.