Charging the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when planning a trip to Kosovo

The Wiki Connections page showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Kosovan power outlet using micro USB type B cord with a Type C Europlug power adapter and how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a 2 pin Type F USB plug.

Kosovan power outlet

Varying complicated region codes and voltages can all lead to confusion when planning to travel to a new country, especially if you've never been there before. When you're planning a holiday to Kosovo this page contains useful instructions showing charging the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by using their standard Type F or C Kosovan 230 volt 50Hz plug outlets. If you are visiting Kosovo from another country ensure that your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If it originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) ensure your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is dual-voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional converter to avoid the device from overheating whilst powering it.

These instructions show how to connect the Kosovan power outlet to the Kindle tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, not other tablets in the Kindle Fire series. Please ensure these instructions relate to your exact Kindle Fire, visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections for the full range of Amazon Kindle Fire models. This model of Kindle can be identified by the power and volume buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear. These instructions assume you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of Fire OS for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, if not we recommend installing the most recent Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation software update which makes sure you have all the latest fixes for your device. For more information go to the support 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 Kosovo

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

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation to a Kosovan power outlet.

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

When travelling to multiple countries and bringing along more than your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation then the best international travel adapter for Kosovo is a multiple USB port charger which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. There are two different types of power outlets that Kosovars use (F and C) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C.

Because these chargers come with interchangeable pins and can handle 100 volts - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries in Asia, North America, Europe and Africa simply by changing the heads. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation supports Fast Charge (note that not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from faster charging times by using one of these USB power adapters along with compatibility with certain power hungry devices.

Unlike other adapters this will allow you to power more than one device at once without needing to bring seperate travel chargers or occupying additional wall sockets. Only needing a single USB travel charger will help keep the overall weight down, making it ideal to fold up and store in hand baggage and convenient for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation at an airport or on the flight. Due to their space saving flexibility these types of power adapters can be used at home not just abroad so when you're not on holiday they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple tablets and smartphones with just a single power outlet.

For those travelling to Kosovo we suggest searching for this type of flexible travel charger at your preferred electronics retailer. The multipurpose power adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries.

Alternative travel adapter for Kosovo

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, but for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power adapters offer surge protection which is necessary for travellers to counties with unstable power supplies. These power converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular portable power adapter for travellers originating from North America visiting Kosovo.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico is also aimed at travellers from the US using type B plugs. This is a cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with just one less AC outlet at 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 suitable for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Kosovo.
What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Kosovo?

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

The Wiki Connections page showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Kosovan power outlet using micro USB type B cord with a Type C Europlug power adapter.

  1. In order to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Kosovan power outlet you will need to use a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by plugging the Type C USB power adapter in the wall supply. This ungrounded power supply is identified by the 2 round holes next to each other where the twin pins slide into.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the foot of the Kids Edition Kindle located next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Kosovan power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kids Edition Kindle will display a lightning bolt icon to indicate that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes roughly under 6 hours to completely recharge to full capacity but this may take longer if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. The battery life on the Kids Edition Kindle lasts around 7 - 8 hours depending on how you use it. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging procedure.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Kosovan power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Kosovan power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

Using USB Micro type B connector with a three pin Schuko Type F USB charger to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Kosovan power outlet.

  1. To charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Kosovan power outlet you'll need a Type F USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by plugging the Type F USB power adapter into the Kosovan power outlet. You can recognise this plug supply by the two 4.8mm round adjacent holes for live and neutral pins, plus two metal grounding clips above and below.
  3. Connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You will find the USB port at the base of the Kids Edition Kindle located next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Kosovan power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire screen will display a charging icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes under 6 hours to completely recharge to full capacity however this is likely to be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device during charging. The battery life on the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is approximately 7 - 8 hours depending on how you use it. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging procedure.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Kosovan power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kosovo - Kosovo Wikipedia page
  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
  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
  7. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  8. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F mains power outlet
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters