Power adapters for Niger - What adapter do I need for Niger?

Power adapters for Niger

Different combinations of standards and voltages can often be daunting when planning to travel to another country especially to the first time traveller. This isn't as complex as it first appears, with only a handful of different types of common standards used throughout the world this article shows exactly what you'll need in advance to power your device in Niger. This page has links to step-by-step instructions telling you which power adapters you'll need to power your devices when visiting Niger using their standard Type D, A, B, C, E or F 220 volt 50Hz plug outlets. You'll discover power will differ regionally so we recommend reading the power adapters for a complete list of regions and countries.

What is the best power adapter for Niger?

The best power adapter for Niger is a Type D power adapter [2] which allows you to use any 220 volt device or appliance.

What is the best power adapter for Niger?

What is a power adapter?

Power adapters are compact and lightweight plastic adapters that permit a wall outlet in Niger to accept a power plug from an appliance from a different region.

What does a power adapter do?

A power adapter for Niger allows visitors travelling from another country to use electronic appliances in Niger by adapting the shape of the power plug from one type to another.

Do I need a power adapter in Niger?

If the power plug that you are using isn't the same as the type of plug outlet in Niger then you will need a power adapter.

Do I need a plug adapter if I'm visiting Niger from America?

An American Type A or Type B outlet might not typically be found in Niger so it is recommended to bring a suitable plug adapter for Niger, however because the voltage is 220 volts you will definitely need to use a power converter for Niger if your appliance or charger isn't dual voltage to prevent overheating or damage.

Can a power adapter change the voltage in Niger?

Power adapters will only adapt the shape of a plug to fit into a 220 volt Nigerien power outlet and doesn't convert the power to a different voltage. If you need to safely use any 100, 110 or 120 volt appliance then you will also need a step down power converter for Niger.

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Niger - wikipedia.org entry about Niger.
  2. Type D plug adapter - Allows appliances to connect to Type D power outlets without converting voltage.
  3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adapter - power adaptor