How to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a power outlet in Djibouti

Simple instructions showing how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Djiboutian power outlet using Micro USB type B connector and a three pin Type C Europlug USB adapter and how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a double pin Type E USB adapter.

Djiboutian power outlet

Complicated combinations of voltages and region codes can all cause confusion when planning on visiting a foreign country to the first time traveller. With only a handful of different types of common standards used throughout the world this article tells you exactly what you'll need in advance to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Djibouti. This guide was specifically written to help prepare visitors wanting to power the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation abroad.This page contains a useful guide demonstrating exactly how to power the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when you are travelling to Djibouti using their Type E or C Djiboutian 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. Most power sockets vary regionally so we recommend that you read our Wiki Connections global power supplies page for a complete list of powering devices in different regions and countries. If you are travelling to Djibouti from a different country double check the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If it was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) check that the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is dual voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional transformer to stop the device from overloading whilst powering it. If you are planning on visiting a Djiboutian destination like Djibouti or Ali Sabieh refer to the Djibouti Wikipedia page [1] for more details prior to the location.

This list of instructions shows how to connect the Djiboutian power outlet to your Kindle tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generationfrom the Kindle Fire series. Please check these instructions relate to your exact Kindle Fireby visiting the Amazon page for the full product range of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. You can recognise this Kindle version 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 back. These instructions assume that you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of the operating system for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, however if you don't we suggest installing the most recent Kindle software update which ensures you have the latest fixes for your Kindle. For more information visit the manufacturers website at Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Djibouti

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Djibouti?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Djibouti by using the correct power convertor.

What is the best power charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Djibouti?

When you are travelling to more than one country or bringing along more than just your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation the best travel power adapter for Djibouti to buy is a multiple USB port charger which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Djiboutians use two different standards of wall outlets (E and C) and bringing this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

Because these chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and can handle from 100 volts to 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa just by changing the included plugs. If your type of Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can support Fast Charge then you'll benefit from faster recharging times by using one of these types of power chargers and additional compatibility with more power demanding devices. Having a four port charger will also allow you to recharge more than one device at once without needing to pack seperate travel adapters or using up additional wall outlets. By only bringing a single travel charger will keep the overall size and weight down, making it ideal to store in hand baggage while travelling and suitable for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation at an airport or on a flight. Because of their space saving versatility these types of adapters can be used when back at home as well as abroad so when you're not travelling they can be used overnight charging multiple smartphones, tablets and e-readers without needing an additional power outlet.

We suggest searching for this type of versatile travel adapter online. The power adapter illustrated below is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous countries on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Djibouti

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to charge devices via USB, but for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power strips offer surge protection which is useful for visitors of counties with unreliable or unstable power supplies. These travel adapters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Djibouti and over 150 countries around the world:

  • 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 going to Djibouti.
  • 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 originating from North America using type B plugs. This gives the same functionality as the BESTEK with just 1 less AC outlet for almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 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 suitable for most travellers from around the world visiting Djibouti.
What is the best power charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Djibouti?

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

Simple instructions showing how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Djiboutian power outlet using Micro USB type B connector and a three pin Type C Europlug USB adapter.

  1. In order to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a Djiboutian 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 the process by inserting the Type C USB power adapter in the wall outlet. You can recognise the plug outlet by 2 round adjacent holes where the twin plug outlet pins go.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB micro Type B cable into the 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 right of your located next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Djiboutian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation screen will display a charging icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes approximately under 6 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity, but this may be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. The Fire battery life lasts around 7 to 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process and battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Djiboutian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Djiboutian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type E USB adapter

The Wiki Connections guide showing how to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Djiboutian power outlet by using Type B Micro USB cord and a 3 pinned Type E USB charger.

  1. If you want to supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using the Djiboutian power outlet you'll need to use a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Insert the Type E USB power adapter in the Djiboutian power outlet. You can recognise the plug outlet by two round adjacent holes where the live and neutral plug outlet pins go and a long metal grounding pin protruding in the top forming a triangular pattern.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. At the top right of your 6 inch Kindle Fire HD found next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Djiboutian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation will show a charging icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The takes less than 6 hours to fully recharge but this is likely to take longer if you are using the device whilst recharging. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation lasts 7 - 8 hours depending on use. For further information on charging the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation 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 Djiboutian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type E USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Djibouti - Djibouti 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=201596990&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/typeE.htm - Type E power outlet
  8. Type E USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type E mains power outlet
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters