Adapter for Brunei - What plug adapter do I need for Brunei?

Power adapters for Brunei

Differing voltages and standards can all lead to confusion when planning to travel to a new country for the first time traveller. With only a handful of different types of plug sockets used throughout the world this article shows exactly what you'll need in advance to charge your electronics in Brunei. This page has links to useful instructions demonstrating how to supply power to your devices in Brunei by using their standard 240 volt 50Hz G Type Bruneian plug outlet, the Bruneians will use a 13 amp plug for wall outlets. Power sockets change depending on which area you are in therefore we recommend reading the power adapters page for a complete list of regions and countries.

What is the best power adapter for Brunei?

The best power adapter for Brunei will be a Type G power adapter [2] which allows you to use any 240 volt appliance or device.

What is the best power adapter for Brunei?

What is a power adapter?

A power adapter is a small and cheap plastic adapter which allows an electic outlet in Brunei to accept a different shaped power plug from an appliance from a foreign country.

Do I need a power adapter for Brunei?

If the type of Bruneian power outlet is different to the power outlet in your home country then you will need a power adapter.

Does a power adapter change the voltage in Brunei?

A power adapter only adapts the shape of a plug to fit into a 240 volt Bruneian power outlet and is unable to convert the power to a different voltage. Should you wish to safely use a 100-120 volt appliance then you also need to bring a step down power converter for Brunei.

Do I need a plug adapter for Brunei if I'm from America?

If you are travelling from America then bring a power adapter for Brunei because an American plug won't fit in a Bruneian power outlet, and because the voltage is different you will also need to use a power converter for Brunei if your appliance or charger isn't dual voltage which prevents overheating or damage.

What does a power adapter for a Bruneian power outlet do?

A power adapter enables visitors travelling from a different country to use their electronic and electrical appliances and devices in Brunei by adapting the shape of the power plug from one type to another.

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brunei - Brunei Wikipedia page.
  2. Type G plug adapter - Allows appliances to connect to Type G power outlets without converting voltage.
  3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adapter - power adaptor