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

A guide showing how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Kiribati power outlet by using USB Type B cord with a Type I USB adapter.

Kiribati power outlet

Various combinations of voltages and sockets can often be daunting when planning to stay in a foreign country, especially if you've never been there before. However this isn't as complex as it appears, with only a handful of different types of common standards being used in the world this article shows exactly what to buy in advance to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation . This guide has been written to stop you worrying if you'll be able to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when staying in Kiribati.If you're visiting Kiribati this page has instructions showing you charging the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by using their standard 240 volt 50Hz Type I wall outlet. If you are travelling to Kiribati from a different region please double check the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be used with a 240 volt supply. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation was purchased from a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110v ensure your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) else you may need to use an additional voltage converter to avoid the device from overloading whilst powering it.

These instructions show how to connect the Kiribati power outlet to the tablet and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, not other tablets in the Kindle Fire product line. Please visit the Amazon page where you'll see the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire models. You can identify this Kindle model by the volume and power buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the rear. This page assumes that you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of the Fire OS operating system for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, if not we recommend installing the latest Kindle update to make sure you have the most up to date set of features for your Kindle. For further information visit 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 Kiribati

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

You can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Kiribati by using a power adaptor.

Kiribati

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

When you are travelling to more than one country or bringing more than just your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation then the best travel charger for Kiribati to buy is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger.

Because these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and handle from 100 volts - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries in Asia, North America, Europe and Africa simply by changing the included plugs over. If your type of Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much quicker recharging times with one of these types of power adapters along with compatibility with certain power hungry devices. Having a four port adapter means you can recharge multiple devices at the same time without needing to pack multiple power chargers. Only needing a single USB travel charger will help keep the overall size down, making it perfect to store in hand luggage while travelling. Because of their versatility these types of travel 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 smartphones and tablets without needing an additional plug socket.

We recommend searching for this type of flexible travel charger at your preferred electronics retailer. The multipurpose power adapter illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been tested successfully for powering multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Kiribati

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, but for those also wanting to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power converters offer surge protection which is necessary for travellers to 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 Kiribati and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling compact option for travellers originating from America visiting Kiribati.
  • 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 America using type B plugs and is a cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with only 1 less AC outlet for almost half the price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 2 AC outlets but offers a more flexible 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 ideal for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Kiribati. [7]
What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Kiribati?

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Kiribati power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type I USB adapter

A guide showing how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Kiribati power outlet by using USB Type B cord with a Type I USB adapter.

  1. If you want to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Kiribati power outlet you'll need a Type I USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by plugging the Type I USB power adapter into the Kiribati power outlet. You can identify the power supply by the three slots forming an upside-down triangular shape with a single vertical pin at the base and the top two slots sloping upwards for the live, neutral and ground blades.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You can find the USB port at the base of your Kindle found next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Kiribati power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the 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 around less than 6 hours to fully charge, but this may take longer if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation battery life should last roughly 7 to 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 the charging process.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Kiribati power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type I USB adapter

See also

  1. Wikipedia - Kiribati Wiki page
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type I power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type I USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type I mains power outlet, costing 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, estimated price between $5 to $10.
  7. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, between $10 to $15.