Power adapters for The Sudan - What adapter do I need for The Sudan?

Power adapters for The Sudan

Various combinations of frequencies and standards can often lead to confusion when planning to stay in another country, especially to the first time traveller. However this isn't as complex as it appears, with only a handful of different types of sockets used in the world this article shows exactly what you'll need in advance to power your device in The Sudan. This page has links to useful instructions telling you exactly which power adapters you'll need to charge your devices when staying in The Sudan by using their standard types D or C 230 volt 50Hz power outlets. Most power adapters are different from region to region therefore we recommend reading the Wiki Connections global power adapters page where you'll find a full list showing powering devices in different regions and countries.

What is the best power adapter for The Sudan?

The best power adapter for The Sudan is a Type D power adapter [2] which allows you to use any 230 volt appliance or device.

What is the best power adapter for The Sudan?

What is a power adapter?

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

Do I need a power adapter in The Sudan?

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

What does a power adapter do?

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

Will I need a plug adapter for The Sudan if I'm from the US?

If you are visiting from the US bring a plug adapter for The Sudan as an American plug won't physically fit into a Sudanese power outlet, and because the voltage is much higher you will also need to use a power converter for The Sudan if your charger or appliance isn't dual voltage to prevent overheating or damage.

Can a power adapter change the voltage in The Sudan?

Power adapters will only adapt the shape of a plug to fit into a 230 volt Sudanese 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 The Sudan.

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sudan - wikipedia.org entry about The Sudan.
  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