Charging your Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a power outlet in Bangladesh

The WikiConnections page showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet with type B USB micro connector with a Type D power adapter, how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation using a Type G USB plug and how to power a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation using a Type C Europlug power charger

Bangladeshi power outlet

Varying complicated combinations of frequencies and region codes can all lead to confusion when planning to stay in another country if you've never been there before. These guidelines were specifically written to stop travellers having to worry if they can charge the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation when they are visiting abroad.This page is a step by step guide showing you exactly what you'll need to charge the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation when you're travelling to Bangladesh using the standard G, C, D or K type Bangladeshi 220 volt 50Hz power outlets. If you are visiting Bangladesh from another country please double check the Kindle Fire HD 3rd 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 power transformer to prevent the device from overheating during charging.

These instructions show how to connect the Bangladeshi power outlet to your tablet and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation. Please visit the Amazon page to see the full range of Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. You can recognise this Kindle model by the volume and power buttons on the back and an Amazon logo on the rear. These instructions assume you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the OS for the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation, if not please visit Amazon for the latest Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation software update to ensure you have the most up to date set of features for your device. For more information go to the manufacturers site at Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation guide.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation in Bangladesh

Can the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation be used in Bangladesh?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation to a Bangladeshi power outlet by using the correct power adaptor.

What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation in Bangladesh?

If you are travelling to multiple countries then the best travel power adapter for Bangladesh is a multiple USB port charger which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [12]. Bangladeshis use four different standards of wall outlets (types G, C, D and K) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for both types C and G.

As these chargers come with interchangeable pins and handle from 100 to 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries around the world just by switching the included heads. If your Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation is compatible with Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much faster charging times by using one of these travel chargers, and compatibility with certain power demanding devices like tablets. Having a four port adapter means you can recharge more than one device at once without needing to bring individual power adapters or occupying additional wall sockets. Because you are only bringing a single international travel charger will help keep the overall weight down, making it perfect to store in hand luggage. Because of their flexibility these types of power adapters can be used back at home so when you're not travelling they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple tablets, smartphones and e-readers with just a single wall outlet.

We suggest searching for this type of flexible travel adapter at an electronics retailer. The multipurpose travel charger illustrated below is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [12] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Bangladesh

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 3rd generation, however for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power strips offer surge protection which is necessary for travellers to counties with unreliable power grids. These power converters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering both Bangladesh 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 Bangladesh.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly 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 is a cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with only 1 less AC outlet for almost half the price.
  • Yubi Universal Power Strip Kit - The Yobi only has 2 USB charging ports but offers 6 AC outlets. This versatile power strip is compatible with both American plugs and popular plug types A, B, E, F, G and I making it perfect for most travellers from around the world visiting Bangladesh.
What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation in Bangladesh?

How to use a Type G power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet

Using type B USB Micro connector with a three pinned Type G power adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation with a Bangladeshi power outlet.

  1. If you want to power a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet you will need to use a Type G USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type G USB power adapter and plugging it into the Bangladeshi power outlet. This plug supply, sometimes known as a Type G power outlet [3], can be identified by 3 vertical slots containing shutters forming a triangle pattern for live, neutral and ground.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB Micro type B connector into the bottom of the power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation. You can find the USB port at the base of your tablet situated next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Bangladeshi power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Third Generation will display a charge icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The 7 inch Kindle takes roughly under 6 hours to completely recharge but this may take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device whilst recharging. The Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation battery life should last 9 - 11 hours depending on how you use it. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process and battery life.
How to use a Type G power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Using USB micro type B cord and a 3 pin Europlug Type C power adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation with a Bangladeshi power outlet.

  1. In order to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet you'll need a Type C USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by inserting the Type C USB power adapter into the power supply. You can recognise the wall outlet by two holes adjacent to each other.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation. You will find the USB port at the foot of the situated next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Bangladeshi power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the will display a charging icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Third Generation Kindle Fire takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely recharge, but this may take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device during the charging process. The battery life on the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation should last 9 to 11 hours depending on how you use it. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure and battery times.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet

Using Type B Micro USB cable and a Type D USB charger to power a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet.

  1. In order to supply power to your Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet you'll need to buy a Type D USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type D USB power adapter and inserting it in the wall supply. You can identify the power supply by the three round holes in a triangular shape.
  3. Connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation. You'll find the USB port at the foot of the Kindle Fire Third Generation found next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Bangladeshi power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation screen will display a lightning bolt icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle takes approximately around 6 hours to fully recharge, however this may take longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the device during the charging process. Typically the battery life on the 7 inch Kindle lasts 9 to 11 hours depending on use. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure.
How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a two pinned Type K USB adapter

Using type B USB micro connector with a Type K power adapter to power your Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation with a Bangladeshi power outlet.

  1. In order to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet you'll need a Type K USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by inserting the Type K USB power adapter into the power supply. You can identify the wall outlet by the three holes in a triangle shape with the bottom hole being semicircular in shape.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB Micro type B connector into the bottom of the USB adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation. You can find the USB port at the foot of your tablet situated next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Bangladeshi power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kindle will display a charge icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The 7 inch Kindle takes around under 6 hours to completely recharge but this may take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device whilst recharging. The 7 inch Kindle battery life should last 9 to 11 hours depending on how you use it. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure and battery life.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a two pinned Type K USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bangladesh - Bangladeshi 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=201295080&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=AD5IYD4P6GI4Y7F5 - Kindle Fire HD 3rd generation instruction manual
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeG.htm - Type G 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 3rd generation charging support page
  5. Type G USB power adapter - Provides power from a type G mains power supply
  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/typeC.htm - Type C power outlet
  8. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet
  9. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeD.htm - Type D power outlet
  10. Type D USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type D mains power outlet
  11. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeK.htm - Type K 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