How to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Lesotho

A step-by-step guide showing you how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Basotho power outlet with USB type B cable with a 3 pinned Type M USB adapter.

Basotho power outlet

Various voltages and sockets can all cause confusion when planning on visiting a foreign country especially if you've never visited before. These instructions were written to assist travellers wanting to charge their Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when they are travelling abroad.If you are going to travel to Lesotho these useful instructions show powering your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using their 220 volt 50Hz M Type plug supply. When travelling anywhere you'll find that most power sockets vary depending on which country you're taking a trip to therefore we suggest that you read our Wiki Connections world power supplies list where you'll find a complete list of powering devices in different destinations. If travelling to Lesotho from another country please ensure the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can accept a 240v supply. If it was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) check your device is dual-voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional voltage converter to prevent the device from being damaged during charging. If you are planning on travelling to a city such as Maseru or Hlotse we suggest referring to the Basotho Wikipedia page [1] for further information on visiting the area.

This list of instructions shows you how to connect the Basotho power outlet to your and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, not other tablets in the Kindle Fire series. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections to see the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. This Kindle Fire model can be recognised by the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the back. This guide assumes you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of Fire OS for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, however if not we recommend installing the latest Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation update which ensures you have the most up-to-date fixes for your device. For further information go to the manufacturers 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 Lesotho

Can the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation be used in Lesotho?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Lesotho.

What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Lesotho?

When you are travelling to more than one country the best travel adapter for Lesotho to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [7].

As these types of chargers come with interchangeable plugs and handle 100 - 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries around the world simply by switching the included heads over. If your model of Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can support Fast Charge (please note that not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from quicker charging times with one of these power chargers and compatibility with more power hungry devices like tablets.

Having a 4 port charger means you can power multiple devices at once without needing to pack individual power adapters on your trip to Lesotho or occupying additional power outlets. Only bringing a single travel charger will help keep the weight down, making it perfect to store in hand luggage whilst travelling and suitable for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation at the airport or on the plane. Due to their flexibility these types of adapters can be used when back at home so when you're not on holiday they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple smartphones and tablets and using only a single plug socket.

We suggest buying this type of flexible power adapter online, the multipurpose power charger illustrated is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [7] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous countries with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Lesotho

The 4 port USB travel charger [7] 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, however for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power converters offer surge protection which is crucial for travellers to regions with unstable power grids. These travel adapters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover Continental Europe, North America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular portable power converter for travellers originating from America visiting Lesotho.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from North America using type B plugs. This offers almost the same set of features as the BESTEK with only one less AC outlet for almost half 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 perfect for most travellers from around the world visiting Lesotho.
What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Lesotho?

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

A step-by-step guide showing you how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Basotho power outlet with USB type B cable with a 3 pinned Type M USB adapter.

  1. To supply power to your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Basotho power outlet you'll need to use a Type M USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by inserting the Type M USB power adapter in the Basotho power outlet. The plug outlet (sometimes known as a Type M power outlet [3]) looks like three large round holes forming a triangular pattern for live, neutral and earth pins.
  3. Connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the mains USB adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the bottom of the Kindle found next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Basotho power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation will show a charging icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Fire takes around less than 6 hours to fully recharge to 100% capacity, but this is likely to be longer if you are using the device during the charging cycle. The tablet battery life lasts roughly 7 to 8 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure.
How to use a Type M power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Basotho power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lesotho - Basotho 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&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=DIYALF77Y2U4CRVP - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeM.htm - Type M 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 M USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type M 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. IKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters