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

Instructions showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with an Algerian power outlet with Type B USB connector with a 3 pinned Europlug Type C power charger and charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a Type F power plug.

Algerian power outlet

Various voltages and standards can often be confusing when planning to visit another country, especially if you've never been there before. With only a handful of different types of plug sockets being used throughout the world this article shows exactly what you'll need in advance to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Algeria. This guide has been specifically written to stop you worrying if you'll be able to charge the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation abroad.If staying in Algeria the following instructions show charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation by using the standard types F or C 230 volt 50Hz power outlets. When you are visiting Algeria from a different region please ensure that the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If it was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120v make sure the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is dual voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional transformer to stop the device from overheating whilst powering it up.

The following page shows you how to connect the Algerian power outlet to the Kindle and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generationfrom the Kindle Fire series. We recommend visiting the Amazon page where you'll find the full product range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. This Kindle tablet is recognised by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the back of the tablet. These instructions assume that you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of the firmware for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, however if not we suggest installing the latest Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation OS update to make sure you have the most up-to-date features for your device. For further information go to Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Algeria

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Algeria?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Algeria by using the correct power adaptor.

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

If travelling to multiple countries then the best international travel power adapter for Algeria to buy is a multiple USB charger which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Algerians use two different standards of wall outlets (F and C) and bringing this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

As these chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and handle 100 volts to 240 volts will mean that you can travel to over 100 countries around the world simply by switching the included heads over. If your model of Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation supports Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from much faster recharging times with one of these power chargers, along with additional compatibility with more power demanding devices. Having a 4 port charger means you can charge more than one device at the same time without needing to bring individual power chargers for your trip. Because you are only packing a single international USB travel charger will also keep the overall size down, making it perfect to store in hand baggage whilst travelling and suitable for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation at an airport or on a flight. Because of their space saving versatility these types of travel adapters can be used when back at home so when you're not travelling they can sit under your bedside table charging multiple tablets and phones and using only a single plug socket.

For those travelling regularly we recommend searching for this type of versatile power charger online. The power charger illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully for recharging multiple USB devices in numerous countries with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Algeria

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country 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 useful for visitors of regions with unstable power grids to prevent damage to any connected devices from voltage spikes. These power adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular portable power converter for travellers originating from America visiting Algeria 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 America using type B plugs. This is a more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with only 1 less AC outlet at almost half the price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 2 AC outlets but offers 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 most travellers from around the world visiting Algeria.
What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Algeria?

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

Instructions showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with an Algerian power outlet with Type B USB connector with a 3 pinned Europlug Type C power charger.

  1. If you want to charge the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the Algerian 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. Insert the Type C USB power adapter in the Algerian power outlet. The plug outlet, also called a Type C power outlet [3] or Europlug, can be identified by two adjacent holes next to each other.
  3. Then connect one end of the Micro USB type B connector into the power adapter 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 6 inch Kindle Fire HD situated next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Algerian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation will show a lightning icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes roughly around 6 hours to completely charge to 100% capacity, however this may be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation should last approximately 7 to 8 hours. 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 Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from an Algerian power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with an Algerian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

Instructions showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with an Algerian power outlet with Type B USB cord and a 3 pinned Type F Schuko USB charger.

  1. If you want to power a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using an Algerian power outlet you will need to use a Type F USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by inserting the Type F USB power adapter in the Algerian power outlet. This round wall supply can be identified by two 4.8mm holes 19 mm apart from each other for live and neutral, plus a pair of two thin grounding clips on the top and bottom.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. You'll find the USB port at the top of your Kindle found next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Algerian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation will show a charging icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity, but this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. The tablet battery life lasts around 7 to 8 hours depending on use. For more information on charging the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with an Algerian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Algeria - wikipedia.org entry about Algeria
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201596990&linkId=WFISVHSRCRSZTJA4 - Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeC.htm - Type C power outlet
  4. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201119640&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=BHZDW336CXLI4M7V - Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet, 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. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  8. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F mains power outlet, under $20.
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, priced under $15.