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

Instructions showing how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Kyrgyzstani power outlet by using USB type B cable with a Type C Europlug USB adapter and powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a Type F Schuko USB charger.

Kyrgyzstani power outlet

Varying complicated standards and plugs can often cause confusion when planning on visiting a different country especially for the first time traveller. This isn't as complex as it appears, with only a handful of different types of plug sockets being used in the world this guide shows exactly what you'll need to purchase in advance to power the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Kyrgyzstan. This page is a step by step guide telling you exactly how to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when you're travelling to Kyrgyzstan by using their Type F or C Kyrgyzstani 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. You'll discover most power supplies will change depending on which area you're taking a trip to so we recommend reading our Wiki Connections world power supplies list where you'll find a full list showing charging devices in different destinations. If you are visiting Kyrgyzstan from a different country ensure the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can accept a 240v supply. If it originated in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110 volts make sure your device is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) otherwise you may need to use an additional power transformer to stop the device from overheating whilst powering it up.

This list of instructions shows how to connect the Kyrgyzstani power outlet to your Kindle Fire Forth Generation and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. Please check these instructions relate to your exact Kindle Fire modelby visiting the Amazon page for the full list of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. This model of the Kindle is recognised by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the volume and power buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. This guide assumes you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation OS, however if not we suggest installing the most recent Kindle software update which ensures you have the most up to date features for your device. For further information visit the manufacturers website at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Kyrgyzstan

Can the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation be used in Kyrgyzstan?

You can use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Kyrgyzstan by using the correct power adaptor.

What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Kyrgyzstan?

When travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation and visiting multiple countries then the best travel charger for Kyrgyzstan to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger. There are two standards of power outlets that Kyrgyz use (types F and C) and using a travel charger like this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

As these chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and can handle from 100 volts - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries around the world simply by switching the included heads over. If your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge then you'll benefit from faster recharging times by using one of these power adapters, along with support for certain power hungry devices like tablets.

Having a 4 port charger will also allow you to charge multiple devices at once without needing to buy multiple travel adapters for your Kyrgyzstani trip. Only packing a single travel charger will keep the overall size and weight down, making it ideal to store in hand baggage whilst travelling. Due to their space saving versatility these types of power adapters can be used when back at home not just abroad so when you're not travelling they can be used overnight charging multiple tablets, phones and speakers and using only a single plug socket.

We suggest buying this type of versatile travel adapter at your preferred electronics retailer. The multipurpose travel adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been successfully tested for charging multiple USB devices in numerous different countries with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Kyrgyzstan

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to recharge devices via USB, but for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power converters offer surge protection which can be necessary for visitors of regions with unstable power supplies. These travel converters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Kyrgyzstan 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 best selling portable option for travellers originating from North America going to Kyrgyzstan using type B plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly 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 offers the same functionality as the BESTEK with only one less AC outlet for almost half 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 a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Kyrgyzstan. [9]
What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Kyrgyzstan?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Kyrgyzstani power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Instructions showing how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Kyrgyzstani power outlet by using USB type B cable with a Type C Europlug USB adapter.

  1. If you want to supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using the Kyrgyzstani power outlet you'll need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. First plug in the Type C USB power adapter in the Kyrgyzstani power outlet. You can recognise the plug supply by two circular holes adjacent to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the type B Micro USB cord into the bottom of the mains USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. You'll find the USB port on the top right of your Kindle Fire Forth Generation situated next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Kyrgyzstani power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation display will display a charge icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes approximately under 6 hours to completely charge to 100% capacity however this may take longer if you are using the device during the recharging process. The Kindle tablet battery life lasts approximately 7 to 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Kyrgyzstani power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Kyrgyzstani power outlet

A step by step guide showing you how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Kyrgyzstani power outlet using Type B USB connector with a Type F USB adapter.

  1. If you want to charge the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a Kyrgyzstani power outlet you will need to buy 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 into the power outlet. You can identify this power outlet by the two holes 19 mm next to each other, plus a pair of grounding clips above and below.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the micro USB Type B cord into the USB 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 tablet found next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Kyrgyzstani power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation will display a lightning icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The takes roughly under 6 hours to fully recharge to full capacity, but this may be longer depending on the strength of the power supply and if you are using the tablet whilst charging. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation battery life is roughly 7 to 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure and battery times.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Kyrgyzstani power outlet

See also

  1. Wikipedia - Kyrgyzstan country entry on Wikipedia.org
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type C power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type C USB power adapter - European Type C USB chargers are unearthed and have two 4mm rounded pins spaced 19mm apart, priced 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, costs under $10.
  7. iec.ch - Type F power outlet
  8. Type F USB power adapter - Type F USB chargers are earthed using two clips at the top and bottom with two rounded 4.8mm pins set 19mm apart, estimated price under $15.
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, around $15.