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

Using USB Micro type B cord and a three pinned Type D USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Nepali power outlet, how to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a double pin Type C Europlug USB charger and how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a three pinned Type M USB charger

Nepali power outlet

Varying different combinations of standards and sockets can all be confusing when planning to travel to another country, especially if you've never been there before. These instructions have been written to prevent you having to worry if you'll be able to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when you are visiting abroad.When going to Nepal this page has instructions showing how to power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using their types D, C or M Nepali 230 volt 50Hz wall outlets. When visiting Nepal from another country please make sure your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be used with a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120 volts make sure that your device is dual-voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional power converter to avoid the device from overheating when charging it.

These instructions show how to connect the Nepali power outlet to your tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation not other tablets in the Kindle Fire range. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections to see the full list of Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. You can identify the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by the power and volume buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the rear. This guide assumes that you are using version 4.5.5 firmware or greater for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, however if not we suggest installing the latest Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation OS update to make sure you have the latest fixes for your Kindle Fire. For more information visit the manufacturers website at Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Nepal

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Nepal?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Nepal by using the correct power convertor.

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

If you are travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation the best travel charger for Nepal to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [11]. Nepalese use three different types of plug sockets (D, C and M) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C. Because these chargers come with interchangeable plugs and can handle from 100 - 240 volts will mean you can travel to over 100 countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa simply by switching the plugs over. If your model of Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation supports Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from much faster charging times with one of these USB travel adapters, and support for certain power hungry devices like tablets.

This means you can charge more than one device at the same time without needing to buy individual power chargers for your trip to Nepal. Only packing a single travel charger will help keep the overall size and weight down, making it ideal to store in hand baggage and suitable for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation at an airport or on a flight. Because of their space saving versatility these types of 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, smartphones and e-readers without needing an additional wall outlet.

We recommend searching for this type of versatile power charger at your preferred electronics retailer. The multipurpose travel adapter illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [11] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries around the world with good reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Nepal

The 4 port USB travel charger [11] 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 wanting to use their domestic plugs these power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power adapters offer surge protection which can be useful for visitors of regions with unstable power grids to prevent damage to any connected appliances from voltage spikes. These travel converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover Continental Europe, North America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China 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 America visiting Nepal using type B US 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 is a more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with just 1 less AC outlet at almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 2 AC outlets but offers a flexible 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 a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting Nepal.
What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Nepal?

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Nepali power outlet

The Wiki Connections guide on how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Nepali power outlet by using Type B USB connector with a Type C power adapter.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from the Nepali power outlet you will need a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by taking the Type C USB power adapter and plugging it in the power outlet. You can identify the plug outlet by 2 round adjacent holes where the live and neutral plug outlet pins slide into.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB Micro type B cord into the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You can find the USB port on the bottom of the Kids Edition Kindle found next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Nepali power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation will show a lightning icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes around around 6 hours to completely charge to 100% capacity however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power supply and if you are using the tablet whilst charging. Typically the battery life on the Kindle should last approximately 7 to 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Nepali power outlet

How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Nepali power outlet

A step-by-step guide showing you how to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Nepali power outlet with USB micro Type B connector and a Type D USB adapter.

  1. If you want to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Nepali power outlet you will need a Type D USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by plugging the Type D USB power adapter in the wall outlet. This plug outlet, technically called a Type D power outlet [7], looks like 3 holes in a triangle pattern for live, neutral and earth pins.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB micro Type B cable into the power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You can find the USB port on the foot of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire situated next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Nepali power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the tablet screen will show a charging icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes approximately under 6 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity, but this may be longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. Typically the Kindle battery life lasts around 7 to 8 hours. For more information on charging the tablet please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the recharging process.
How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Nepali power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Nepali power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type M USB adapter

Using USB micro Type B connector and a three pin Type M USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Nepali power outlet.

  1. If you want to supply power to a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Nepali power outlet you'll need to use a Type M USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by plugging the Type M USB power adapter in the Nepali power outlet. You can recognise the power supply by 3 large round holes forming a triangle configuration for live, neutral and ground.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the mains power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. On the bottom of the Kids Edition Kindle found next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Nepali power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire display will display a charging icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The Fire takes less than 6 hours to fully recharge but this is likely to take longer if you are using the device during the recharging process. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation lasts 7 - 8 hours depending on use. 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 a Nepali power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type M USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nepal - wikipedia entry about Nepal
  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/typeC.htm - Type C 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 C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet, under $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, priced between $5 to $10.
  7. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeD.htm - Type D power outlet
  8. Type D USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type D mains power outlet, between $15 to $20.
  9. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeM.htm - Type M power outlet
  10. Type M USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type M mains power outlet, priced between $10 to $15.
  11. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, costs between $10 to $15.