Charging the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a power outlet in Vanuatu

Using micro USB Type B cord with a three pinned Type G power adapter to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vanuatuan power outlet and how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a 2 pin Europlug Type C power adapter.

Vanuatuan power outlet

Differing combinations of region codes and plugs can often be daunting when planning to stay in a new country, especially to the first time traveller. These instructions have been specifically written to help assist people wanting to power their Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation abroad.This simple guide will show exactly what you'll need to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when you're in Vanuatu using their standard G, C or I type Vanuatuan 220 volt 50Hz power outlets. You will discover power sockets vary depending on which area you are travelling to so please read the Oceania and power supplies page for a full list of regions and countries. When travelling to Vanuatu from a different region ensure that your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110 volts check the device is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) else you may need to use an additional power converter to stop the device from over-heating whilst powering it.

The following instructions show you how to connect the Vanuatuan power outlet to your tablet and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. Visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections for the full range of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. You can recognise the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear. This page assumes that you are using version 4.5.5 Fire operating system or greater for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, however if you don't please visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation software update which makes sure you have the latest fixes for your Kindle. Go to the Amazon.com site for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] for further information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Vanuatu

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

You can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Vanuatu.

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

When travelling to more than one country or bringing more than your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation then the best travel power adapter for Vanuatu is a multiple USB port charger which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger. There are three standards of plug sockets in Vanuatu (G, C and I) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for both types C and G. As these chargers come with interchangeable pins and can handle from 100 to 240 volts will mean you can travel to multiple countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa simply by changing the heads 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 by using one of these USB power adapters and additional support for more power demanding devices like tablets.

Unlike other adapters having a four port adapter will allow you to charge multiple devices at the same time without needing to pack multiple power chargers or occupying additional power sockets. Because you are only packing a single international travel charger will also keep the weight and size down, making it ideal to fold up and store in hand baggage. 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 sit overnight charging multiple tablets, phones and e-readers using just a single power outlet.

We recommend buying this type of versatile power adapter at an electronics retailer. The multipurpose power adapter illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been successfully tested for powering multiple USB devices in numerous different countries.

Alternative travel adapter for Vanuatu

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to recharge devices using USB, 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. These travel adapters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering both Vanuatu 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 portable power adapter for travellers originating from North America visiting Vanuatu using 3 pinned type B plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from 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 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 Vanuatu. [9]
What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Vanuatu?

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

Using micro USB Type B cord with a three pinned Type G power adapter to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vanuatuan power outlet.

  1. In order to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vanuatuan power outlet you'll need a Type G USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by plugging the Type G USB power adapter into the wall supply. You can identify the power supply by the three holes forming a triangular configuration for live, neutral and earth.
  3. Connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the base of your Kids Edition Kindle Fire located next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Vanuatuan power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation screen will display a lightning bolt icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kids Edition Kindle Fire takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely recharge to full capacity, however this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. The battery life on the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is around 7 to 8 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the charging process.
How to use a Type G power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vanuatuan power outlet

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

Using type B Micro USB cable and a 3 pin Europlug Type C power adapter to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vanuatuan power outlet.

  1. If you want to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vanuatuan power outlet you'll need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by plugging the Type C USB power adapter into the wall supply. You can identify the wall outlet by the two holes adjacent to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the base of your Kids Edition Kindle Fire located next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Vanuatuan power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the Kindle will display a lightning bolt icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kids Edition Kindle Fire takes around less than 6 hours to completely recharge, however this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. The battery life on the Kindle lasts roughly 7 to 8 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the charging procedure.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vanuatuan power outlet

See also

  1. Wikipedia - Wikipedia web page about Vanuatu
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type G power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type G USB power adapter - A Type G USB charger has three thick rectangular blades in a triangular shape with the longer top blade acting as the earthing pin, estimated cost under $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, costs between $5 to $10.
  7. iec.ch - Type C power outlet
  8. Type C USB power adapter - European Type C USB chargers are unearthed and have two 4mm rounded pins spaced 19mm apart, costing between $10 to $15.
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, around $15.