Charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a power outlet in Azerbaijan

A guide showing how to power a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with an Azerbaijani power outlet using type B USB micro cable and a Type C Europlug power charger and recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a 2 pin Schuko Type F power adapter.

Azerbaijani power outlet

Complicated standards and voltages can all be daunting when planning on visiting another country if you've never been there before. These instructions have been specifically written to assist people wanting to power their Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when they're abroad.When you are visiting Azerbaijan this page has instructions showing you charging the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using the types F or C 230 volt 50Hz plug outlets. If you are visiting Azerbaijan from another country make sure that the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can be used with a 240 volt supply. If your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation came from a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) ensure that your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional transformer to avoid the device from over-heating when powering up.

The following instructions show you how to connect the Azerbaijani power outlet to your and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. We recommend visiting the Amazon page on WikiConnections for the full series of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. This Kindle Fire can be identified by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the power and volume buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the back of the tablet. These instructions assume you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of the Fire operating system for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, if not visit Amazon for the latest Kindle update which makes sure you have all the latest fixes for your tablet. Go to the Amazon.com site for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual [2] for further information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Azerbaijan

Can the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation be used in Azerbaijan?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation to an Azerbaijani power outlet by using the correct power convertor.

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What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Azerbaijan?

If you are travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation the best travel charger for Azerbaijan to buy is a multiple USB charger which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger. There are two different types of wall outlets that Azerbaijanis use (F and C) and bringing this will ensure that you are covered for type C. As these chargers come with interchangeable plugs and handle from 100 to 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries in Asia, North America, Europe and Africa simply by switching the supplied plugs over. If your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can support Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from faster charging times by using one of these types of travel chargers, and compatibility with certain power hungry devices like tablets. This will allow you to power more than one device simultaneously without needing to buy multiple power adapters or occupying additional wall sockets. Because you are only packing a single lightweight travel charger will also keep the weight and size down, making it ideal to fold up and store in hand baggage whilst travelling. Because of their flexibility these types of power adapters can be used at home so when you're not travelling they can sit overnight charging multiple phones and tablets without needing an additional plug socket.

If you travel regularly we suggest searching for an adaptable travel charger of this nature online; the power adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been tested successfully for powering multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Azerbaijan

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from any country who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, however for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power strips offer surge protection which can be crucial for visitors of counties with unstable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected devices from voltage spikes. These travel adapters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering both Azerbaijan and over 150 destinations:

  • 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 portable power adapter for travellers originating from America going to Azerbaijan.
  • 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 North America using type B plugs and offers the same set of features as the BESTEK with 1 less AC outlet at almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 2 AC outlets but offers a generous 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 perfect for most travellers from around the world visiting Azerbaijan. [9]
What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Azerbaijan?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with an Azerbaijani power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Using type B Micro USB cable and a Type C Europlug power adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with an Azerbaijani power outlet.

  1. If you want to power the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using the Azerbaijani power outlet you will need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by plugging the Type C USB power adapter into the power outlet. You can identify the wall outlet by the two adjacent holes next to each other where the live and neutral pins go.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the micro USB Type B connector into the bottom of the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. On the top right of the Fire found next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Azerbaijani power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation screen will display a lightning bolt icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The 7" Kindle takes roughly under 6 hours to completely recharge, however this is likely to take longer if you are using the tablet during charging. Typically the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation battery life lasts around 8 - 11 hours depending on how you use it. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 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 7 4th generation from an Azerbaijani power outlet

Using type B USB micro cable and a Type F Schuko power adapter to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with an Azerbaijani power outlet.

  1. In order to power your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an Azerbaijani 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 Azerbaijani power outlet. You can identify the wall outlet by the two large adjacent holes next to each other where the live and neutral pins go, plus two grounding clips at the top and bottom.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB Type B cable into the bottom of the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. At the top right of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire HD located next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Azerbaijani power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the Kindle will display a charging icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation takes under 6 hours to completely recharge, but this may take longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the device during the recharging cycle. Typically the battery life on your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation is approximately 8 - 11 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the charging process.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an Azerbaijani power outlet

See also

  1. Wikipedia - Azerbaijani country page on Wikipedia
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type C power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 7 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, 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, 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, costs 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, costing between $15 to $20.