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

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet with Type B Micro USB cable and a Europlug Type C USB charger, charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a three pinned Type D power adapter and charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a double pin Type E power charger

Chadian power outlet

Complicated combinations of standards and voltages can all be confusing when planning on staying in a foreign country, especially to the first time traveller. This guide has been written to help prepare travellers wanting to power the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when they're staying in Chad.This step-by-step guide shows you exactly what you'll need to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when you're visiting Chad by using their standard Type D, C, E or F 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. Most power will vary depending on which area you are visiting so please read the power supplies and Africa page for a full list of regions and countries. If you are visiting Chad from another country double check the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can be used with a 240v supply. If it came from a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) check 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 overheating whilst powering it up.

The following instructions show you how to connect the Chadian power outlet to the 6 inch Kindle and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. 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 models. You can recognise this Kindle Fire model 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 are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the Fire OS operating system for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, but if you don't please visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation software update to make sure you have the most up-to-date fixes for your tablet. Visit Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual [2] for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Chad

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

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

What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Chad?

When travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation then the best travel charger for Chad is a multiple USB port charger which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [12]. Chadians use four different standards of wall outlets (types D, C, E and F) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C.

As these chargers come with interchangeable plugs and handle from 100 - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries around the world just by changing the heads. If your type of Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from faster recharging times with one of these types of power adapters and additional support for more power hungry devices.

Unlike other chargers having a 4 port charger will allow you to charge multiple devices at the same time without needing to buy individual travel chargers for your Chadian trip. Because you are only packing a single international travel charger will keep the overall weight down, making it ideal to store in hand luggage. Because of their flexibility these types of power adapters can be used when you return home so when you're not travelling they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple tablets, phones and e-readers without needing an additional plug socket.

If you travel to Chad we suggest buying a versatile power adapter like this at your preferred electronics retailer; the power adapter illustrated is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [12] which has been tested successfully for powering multiple USB devices in numerous different countries.

Alternative travel adapter for Chad

The 4 port USB travel charger [12] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, but for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power strips offer surge protection which can be crucial for visitors of counties with unstable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected appliances. These travel converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Continental Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China 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 most popular portable power adapter for travellers originating from America going to Chad.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise 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 practically 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 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 perfect for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Chad.
What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Chad?

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

A guide showing you how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet with Type B Micro USB cable and a Europlug Type C USB charger.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using the Chadian power outlet you'll need a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Plug the Type C USB power adapter into the wall supply. You can identify the power supply by the 2 circular holes next to each other where the twin pins go.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. You'll find the USB port on the top of the Kindle Fire Forth Generation found next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Chadian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire will show a charge icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes less than 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity however this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. Typically the battery life on your 6 inch Kindle Fire should last 7 to 8 hours depending on how you use it. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

Using type B USB Micro connector with a three pinned Type D power adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet.

  1. If you want to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a Chadian power outlet you'll need a Type D USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by taking the Type D USB power adapter and inserting it in the wall supply. This plug supply, technically known as a Type D power outlet [7], can be identified by 3 round holes forming a triangle pattern for live, neutral and ground.
  3. Plug in one end of the Type B USB cable into the bottom of the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. At the top of your Kindle Fire HD Forth Generation located next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Chadian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation will display a charging icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The 6 inch Kindle takes roughly under 6 hours to completely recharge to 100 percent capacity but this may be longer if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. Typically the battery life on your Kindle is roughly 7 to 8 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure and battery life.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Chadian power outlet

A guide showing you how to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet using USB Micro type B cable and a Type E USB charger.

  1. In order to supply power to your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Chadian power outlet you'll need to buy a Type E USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type E USB power adapter and inserting it in the Chadian power outlet. You can identify the power supply by the two circular adjacent holes where the twin pins go and a long metal grounding pin protruding in the top forming a triangle pattern.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the Type B Micro USB cable into the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. You will find the USB port on the top of your 6 inch Kindle Fire located next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Chadian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the Fire will display a charge icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes under 6 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity but this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet whilst charging. Typically the battery life on your Kindle Fire HD Forth Generation lasts roughly 7 to 8 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure and battery life.
How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Chadian power outlet

How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Chadian power outlet

A guide showing how to power a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet using USB micro type B connector and a Type F Schuko power adapter.

  1. In order to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Chadian power outlet you'll need to use a Type F USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type F USB power adapter and plugging it in the Chadian power outlet. This sunken circular wall outlet (known as a Schuko plug) can be identified by the two circular adjacent holes for live and neutral, plus a pair of thin grounding clips above and below.
  3. Plug in one end of the Type B USB cable into the bottom of the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. At the top of your Kindle Fire HD Forth Generation located next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Chadian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the tablet will display a charging icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The 6 inch Kindle takes under 6 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity but this may be longer if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. Typically the battery life on your Kindle is roughly 7 to 8 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure and battery life.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Chadian power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chad - wikipedia entry about Chad
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201596990&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=WFISVHSRCRSZTJA4 - Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeC.htm - Type C 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 6 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C 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. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeD.htm - Type D power outlet
  8. Type D USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type D mains power outlet
  9. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeE.htm - Type E power outlet
  10. Type E USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type E mains power outlet
  11. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  12. IKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters