How to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a power outlet in Guadeloupe

A step-by-step guide showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet with USB micro Type B cable and a Type D USB adapter, recharging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a Type C Europlug USB adapter and powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a 2 pinned Type E power plug

Guadeloupe power outlet

Differing combinations of frequencies and region codes can all be daunting when planning to visit a different country especially for the first time traveller. This page is a simple guide showing you what you'll need to charge the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when staying in Guadeloupe by using the D, C or E type 230 volt 50Hz plug outlets. Power supplies will vary from region to region so we recommend reading our Wiki Connections global power connections page for a complete list of regions and countries. If you are visiting Guadeloupe from a different country make sure the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If it was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110v ensure the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is dual-voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional converter to avoid the device from being damaged during charging.

This guide shows you how to connect the Guadeloupe power outlet to the Kindle and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll find the full series of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. You can recognise the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the power and volume buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the back. These instructions assume that you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the Fire OS operating system for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, however if not we suggest installing the latest Kindle software update which makes sure you have the latest fixes for your Kindle. For more information visit the manufacturers website at Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Guadeloupe

Can the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation be used in Guadeloupe?

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation to a Guadeloupe power outlet.

What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Guadeloupe?

If travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation or visiting multiple countries then the best international travel charger for Guadeloupe is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger. There are three different types of plug sockets that Guadeloupians use (types D, C and E) and using a travel charger like this ensures that you are covered for type C.

As these types of chargers come with interchangeable pins and handle 100 volts to 240 volts will mean that you can travel to multiple countries around the world simply by changing the supplied heads over. If your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge then you'll benefit from quicker charging times by using one of these types of USB power chargers and additional compatibility with more power hungry devices. Having a four port charger will also allow you to recharge more than one device at once without needing to pack seperate travel adapters or using up additional wall outlets. By only bringing a single USB travel charger will also keep the overall weight and size down, making it perfect to store in hand baggage whilst travelling and convenient for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation at an airport or on a plane. Because of their flexibility these types of adapters can be used at home as well as abroad so when you're not on holiday they can be used overnight charging multiple tablets, phones and speakers and using just a single plug socket.

For those travelling on a regular basis we recommend searching for a flexible travel adapter like this at an electronics retailer - the multipurpose travel charger illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been successfully tested for charging multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries around the world.

Alternative travel adapter for Guadeloupe

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 6 4th generation, but for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power adapters offer surge protection which can be crucial for travellers to regions with unreliable power supplies. These travel converters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Guadeloupe and over 150 countries around the world:

  • 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 compact power adapter for travellers originating from America visiting Guadeloupe using 3 pin type B US plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers from North America using type B plugs. This offers practically the same functionality as the BESTEK with just 1 less AC outlet for almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 2 AC outlets but offers a generous 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 suitable for most travellers from around the world visiting Guadeloupe. [11] [AD]
What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Guadeloupe?

How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet

Instructions showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Guadeloupe power outlet with micro USB Type B cable with a Europlug Type C USB adapter.

  1. If you want to charge the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet you will need a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by plugging the Type C USB power adapter in the wall outlet. You can recognise the plug supply by 2 round adjacent holes next to each other.
  3. Connect one end of the type B Micro USB cord into the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. At the top of your 6 inch Kindle Fire HD found next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Guadeloupe power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation will show a lightning icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes approximately under 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity, but this is likely to be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. The tablet battery life should last approximately 7 to 8 hours. For more information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet

How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet

A step-by-step guide showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet with USB micro Type B cable and a Type D USB adapter.

  1. If you want to power the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the Guadeloupe power outlet you will need a Type D USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type D USB power adapter and plugging it in the power outlet. This power outlet, technically known as a Type D power outlet [7], can be recognised by the three circular holes in a triangle shape for live, neutral and earth pins.
  3. Connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. You will find the USB port on the top right of your Fire located next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Guadeloupe power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Fire display will display a charge icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Forth Generation Kindle Fire takes around 6 hours to completely recharge however this may take longer if you are using the device whilst charging. Typically the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation battery life is 7 - 8 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet

How to use a Type E power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet

Using USB micro Type B connector and a Type E USB adapter to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet.

  1. To power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the Guadeloupe power outlet you'll need a Type E USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by taking the Type E USB power adapter and plugging it into the power supply. This round plug outlet, sometimes called a CEE 7/7 outlet, can be recognised by two 4.8mm holes 19mm apart from each other for live and neutral and one metal grounding pin protruding from the top in a triangle shape.
  3. Then connect one end of the Type B Micro USB cord into the bottom of the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. At the top right of your Kindle tablet located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Guadeloupe power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation screen will display a lightning icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes approximately under 6 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity, but this may be longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. Typically the battery life on the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation should last approximately 7 - 8 hours. For further information on charging the tablet please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the recharging process.
How to use a Type E power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet

See also

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  1. Wikipedia - Guadeloupe Wikipedia page
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type C power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 6 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, 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, estimated cost between $5 to $10.
  7. iec.ch - Type D power outlet
  8. Type D USB power adapter - The three pinned earthed Type D USB chargers have large rounded pins placed in a triangular shape, under $15.
  9. iec.ch - Type E power outlet
  10. 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, estimated price between $10 to $15.
  11. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, between $15 to $20.