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

The Wiki Connections guide on how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Ascensionian Island power outlet by using Micro USB type B cable and a Type G power adapter.

Ascensionian Island power outlet

Various voltages and standards can often be confusing when planning on travelling to another country, especially if you've never visited before. This guide has been specifically written to stop you worrying if you'll be able to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation abroad.If you're travelling to The Ascension Islands the following instructions show charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by using the standard 240 volt 50Hz Type G Ascensionian Island plug outlet, the Ascensionians will use 13 amp plugs for wall outlets. When visiting The Ascension Islands from another country please ensure the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be used with a 240v supply. If it came from a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120 volts ensure that the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is dual-voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional transformer to avoid the device from over-heating during charging.

This guide shows you how to connect the Ascensionian Island power outlet to the Kindle Fire Forth Generation and this page 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. You can identify this Kindle version by the power and volume buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the back. This guide assumes you are using operating system 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 firmware update which ensures you have the latest fixes for your Kindle. Visit the Amazon website 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 The Ascension Islands

Can the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation be used in The Ascension Islands?

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation to an Ascensionian Island power outlet.

What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in The Ascension Islands?

If you are travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation or visiting multiple countries then the best international travel charger for The Ascension Islands is a multiple USB charger which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [7].

As these types of chargers come with interchangeable pins and handle 100 to 240 volts will mean that you can travel to over 100 countries around the world simply by switching the plugs over. If your model of Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can support Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much faster recharging times by using one of these types of power chargers and additional compatibility with more power hungry devices like tablets. This means you can power multiple devices simultaneously without needing to bring multiple travel adapters or occupying additional power outlets. Only bringing a single travel charger will keep the overall size and weight down, making it ideal to store in hand baggage. Due to their versatility these types of power chargers can be used at home so when you're not on holiday they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple tablets, phones and speakers without needing an additional power outlet.

We suggest searching for a flexible power charger similar to this online, the multipurpose power charger illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [7] which has been successfully tested for charging multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries around the world with good reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for The Ascension Islands

The 4 port USB travel charger [7] 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 those also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power strips offer surge protection which is useful when visiting counties with unreliable or unstable power supplies. These travel adapters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both The Ascension Islands 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 most popular compact option for travellers originating from North America visiting The Ascension Islands using type B plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico travel adapter is also aimed at travellers originating from the US using type B plugs and gives practically the same set of features as the BESTEK with only 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 more 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 The Ascension Islands.
What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in The Ascension Islands?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with an Ascensionian Island power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

The Wiki Connections guide on how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Ascensionian Island power outlet by using Micro USB type B cable and a Type G power adapter.

  1. In order to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using an Ascensionian Island power outlet you will need a Type G USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by inserting the Type G USB power adapter in the Ascensionian Island power outlet. The power supply, sometimes called a Type G power outlet [3], looks like three vertical slots containing shutters forming a triangular pattern.
  3. Plug in the USB 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. At the base of your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition Forth Generation found next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Ascensionian Island power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol 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 tablet takes roughly less than 6 hours to fully recharge however this may take longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the device whilst charging. Typically the battery life on the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation should last around 7 - 8 hours. For further information on charging the tablet please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with an Ascensionian Island power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Helena,_Ascension_and_Tristan_da_Cunha - The Ascension Islands Wikipedia web page
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201642330&linkId=DIYALF77Y2U4CRVP - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeG.htm - Type G 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 Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type G USB power adapter - Provides power from a type G mains power supply, estimated price 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. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, under $15.