Power adapter for Bangladesh - What plug adapter do I need for Bangladesh?

Power adapters for Bangladesh

Complicated voltages and plug types can all be daunting when planning to travel to a different country especially for the first time traveller. With only a handful of different types of common standards used throughout the world this article tells you exactly what you'll need in advance to charge your device in Bangladesh. This page has links to instructions which shows exactly how to power your devices when travelling to Bangladesh by using their G, C, D or K type 220 volt 50Hz plug outlets. You'll discover power adapters vary from region to region so please read the power adapters page for a full list of countries.

What is the best power adapter for Bangladesh?

The best power adapter for Bangladesh will be a Type G power adapter [2] which is suitable for powering any 220 volt appliance or device.

What is the best power adapter for Bangladesh?

What is a power adapter?

A power adapter for Bangladesh is a small and lightweight plastic adapter that allows a power plug from a foreign country to correctly fit into a power outlet in Bangladesh.

Also known as: an electrical adapter, plug adapter, travel adapter, electrical adaptor, mains travel adapter or power adaptor [3].

Do I need a plug adapter for Bangladesh?

It will depend on where you are travelling from and the type of plug you are attempting to use.

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

American plugs won't fit into a Bangladeshi power outlet so you will need to bring a plug adapter for Bangladesh, and because the voltage is different you will also need to use a power converter for Bangladesh if your charger or appliance isn't dual voltage which prevents damage or overheating.

Does a power adapter change the voltage from a Bangladeshi power outlet?

Power adapters will only adapt the shape of a plug to fit into a 220 volt Bangladeshi power outlet and is unable to convert to a higher voltage. Should you need to safely use any 100-120 volt appliance you also need to bring a more expensive step down power converter for Bangladesh along with the correct adapter.

What does a power adapter for Bangladesh do?

A power adapter allows visitors from another location to use their electrical appliances in Bangladesh by altering the shape of the plug from one type to another.

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bangladesh - Bangladesh country Wiki page.
  2. Type G plug adapter - Allows appliances to connect to Type G power outlets without converting voltage, estimated price between $5 to $10.
  3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adapter - power adaptor