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

Power adapters for Angola

Varying different standards and plugs can all be confusing when planning to stay in a new country if you've never been there before. With only a handful of different types of standards being used throughout the world this guide shows exactly what you'll need in advance to charge your electronics in Angola. This page contains links to step by step instructions which shows how to power your devices when you're visiting Angola using the standard 220 volt 50Hz C Type Angolan wall outlet, the Angolans will use Europlugs for charging. Power adapters are different regionally therefore please read the power adapters for a full list of regions and countries.

What is the best power adapter for Angola?

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

What is the best power adapter for Angola?

What is a power adapter?

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

Can a power adapter change the voltage in Angola?

Power adapters will only adapt the shape of a plug to fit into a 220 volt Angolan 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 Angola.

Do I need a power adapter in Angola?

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

What does a power adapter do?

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

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

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

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