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

Instructions on how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet with Type B USB cord and a 3 pinned Type E USB adapter, how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Europlug Type C USB adapter and how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a three pinned Type D USB adapter

Guadeloupe power outlet

Differing combinations of standards and plugs can often be confusing when planning to visit another country, especially for the first time traveller. This guide shows how to power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when staying in Guadeloupe using their D, C or E type 230 volt 50Hz plug outlets. When you are visiting Guadeloupe from a different region please ensure the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If it was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) check your device is dual voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) otherwise you may need to use an additional power converter to prevent the device from being damaged whilst powering it up.

The following guide shows how to connect the Guadeloupe power outlet to your Kindle tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections to see the full list of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. This make of Kindle Fire is recognised by the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the back. These instructions assume that you are using firmware version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, if you don't visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle software update which ensures you have the most up-to-date fixes for your device. Go to the manufacturers website at Amazon.com 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 Guadeloupe

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

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Guadeloupe.

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

If travelling to multiple countries the best travel charger for Guadeloupe to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger. Guadeloupians use three different types of plug sockets (D, C and E) and bringing this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

As these chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and handle 100 to 240 volts will mean that you can travel to over 100 countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa just by switching the plugs. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation supports Fast Charge (please note that not all USB devices do) then you'll benefit from quicker charging times with one of these travel adapters, along with additional compatibility with certain power demanding devices. Unlike other chargers this means you can power multiple devices at once without needing to buy individual travel adapters. Because you are only needing to bring a single international USB travel charger will also keep the overall size down, making it perfect to store in hand baggage while travelling. Due to their flexibility these types of travel chargers can be used at home as well as abroad so when you're not travelling they can be used overnight charging multiple phones and tablets and using only a single plug socket.

For those travelling to different continents we recommend searching for a flexible power charger similar to this at an electronics retailer - the multipurpose travel adapter illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous countries on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Guadeloupe

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

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling portable power converter for travellers originating from North America going to Guadeloupe using 3 pinned 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 the US using type B plugs. This is a much cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with one 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 a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting Guadeloupe. [11] [AD]
What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Guadeloupe?

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

Using Type B Micro USB cord and a three pin Type C Europlug USB adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet.

  1. If you want to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from the Guadeloupe power outlet you'll need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by inserting the Type C USB power adapter in the Guadeloupe power outlet. The power supply, also called a Type C power outlet [3] or Europlug, is recognised by two circular holes adjacent to each other.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You will find the USB port at the bottom of the Fire found next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Guadeloupe power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation will show a charging icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes roughly around 6 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity, but this is likely to take longer if you are using the device whilst charging. Typically the tablet battery life lasts around 7 to 8 hours depending on use. For further information on charging the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure.
How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

Using Type B Micro USB cord and a three pin Type D USB adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Guadeloupe power outlet.

  1. In order to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 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 by taking the Type D USB power adapter and inserting it into the Guadeloupe power outlet. You can identify this wall supply by three round holes forming a triangular pattern.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the Type B Micro USB cord into the USB adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the base of your Kids Edition Kindle situated next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Guadeloupe power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle tablet display will display a lightning icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The tablet takes less than 6 hours to fully recharge to 100% capacity however this may be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation should last approximately 7 to 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure and battery life.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

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

Using USB Micro Type B cable with a 3 pinned Type E power charger to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Guadeloupe power outlet.

  1. In order to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Guadeloupe power outlet you will 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. You can recognise the power supply by two round adjacent holes plus a single long metal grounding pin protruding in the top in a triangle shape.
  3. Connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. On the base of the tablet located 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 tablet screen will show a charge icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes approximately under 6 hours to fully charge but this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the device during the charging cycle. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition Forth Generation battery life is 7 - 8 hours depending on how you use the tablet. For further information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Guadeloupe power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type E USB adapter

See also

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  1. Wikipedia - Guadeloupe Wikipedia page
  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, 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, under $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, estimated cost 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 cost 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, estimated cost around $15.