Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a power outlet in Azerbaijan

A guide on how to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from an Azerbaijani power outlet with Micro USB type B connector and a Europlug Type C USB charger and how to power a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a Schuko Type F USB plug.

Azerbaijani power outlet

Differing combinations of region codes and voltages can often be daunting when planning to visit a new country if you've never visited before. However this isn't as complicated as it appears, with only a handful of different types of sockets used throughout the world this article shows exactly what to purchase in advance to charge the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Azerbaijan. This page contains a useful guide showing exactly what you'll need to charge the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when you're in Azerbaijan using the standard F or C type Azerbaijani 230 volt 50Hz plug outlets. If travelling to Azerbaijan from a different country please ensure your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can accept a 240 volt supply. If it originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) check that the device is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) else you may need to use an additional converter to prevent the device from overloading when powering up.

The following instructions show how to connect the Azerbaijani power outlet to the Fire and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generationfrom the Kindle Fire product line. Please check these instructions relate to your Kindle Fire model, visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll see the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. You can recognise the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear. These instructions assume you have installed Fire OS operating system version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, however if not visit Amazon for the latest Kindle software update to ensure you have the most up to date fixes for your Kindle Fire. For further information visit the support site at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Azerbaijan

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

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation to an Azerbaijani power outlet by using a power adaptor.

Azerbaijan

What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Azerbaijan?

When travelling to multiple countries then the best travel adapter for Azerbaijan is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger. Azeris use two different standards of wall outlets (types F and C) and bringing this will ensure that you are covered for type C. As these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and can handle 100 volts to 240 volts will mean you can travel to over 100 countries around the world just by switching the included heads. If your type of Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge (not all USB devices can) then you'll benefit from quicker recharging times with one of these USB travel chargers, and compatibility with more power demanding devices like tablets.

Unlike other adapters this will allow you to recharge multiple devices simultaneously without needing to bring seperate power adapters. By only needing a single lightweight travel charger will also keep the overall weight down, making it ideal to store in hand luggage and suitable for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation at the airport or on the plane. Due to their space saving versatility these types of adapters can be used at home so when you're not travelling they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple smartphones, tablets and speakers without needing an additional wall outlet.

We recommend searching for this type of flexible travel adapter at your preferred electronics retailer - the travel adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Azerbaijan

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from around the world wanting to recharge devices via USB, however for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power adapters offer surge protection which can be crucial when visiting counties with unstable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected appliances. These power converters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering both Azerbaijan and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling compact power converter for travellers originating from North America visiting Azerbaijan.
  • 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 originating from the US using type B plugs. This gives the same set of features as the BESTEK with only one less AC outlet at almost half the price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 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 most travellers from around the world visiting Azerbaijan. [9]
What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Azerbaijan?

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

Using Type B Micro USB cable with a three pinned Type C USB adapter to power a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with an Azerbaijani power outlet.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using an Azerbaijani 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 you'll need to insert the Type C USB power adapter into the power supply. You can recognise this wall outlet by two round adjacent holes where the twin pins go.
  3. Connect one end of the Type B USB cable into the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. At the top of your Kindle situated next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Azerbaijani power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle tablet will show a charge icon to indicate that your device is charging.
  6. The 6" Kindle Fire HD takes roughly under 6 hours to completely charge to full capacity however this is likely to be longer if you are using the device during recharging. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation battery life is approximately 7 - 8 hours. For more information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with an Azerbaijani 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 an Azerbaijani power outlet

Instructions showing how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with an Azerbaijani power outlet with USB Type B cord with a 3 pin Type F Schuko power adapter.

  1. In order to power a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the Azerbaijani power outlet you will need to use a Type F USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by plugging the Type F USB power adapter into the Azerbaijani power outlet. This sunken circular wall supply can be recognised by the two round holes 19 mm adjacent to each other where the twin plug outlet pins sit and two grounding clips at the top and bottom.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. On the top of your tablet situated next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Azerbaijani power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the 6" Kindle Fire HD screen will show a lightning icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes under 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity, however this is likely to take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device whilst recharging. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is around 7 to 8 hours depending on how you use the tablet. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure and battery times.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from an Azerbaijani power outlet

See also

  1. Wikipedia - Azerbaijani Wikipedia web page
  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, priced at between $5 to $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, priced between $15 to $20.
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, estimated price around $15.