Charging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation when visiting Bangladesh

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet by using type B USB cable with a three pin Type C Europlug power charger, how to power a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation using a three pinned Type G power plug and recharging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation using a Type D power adapter

Bangladeshi power outlet

Differing combinations of standards and plugs can all be daunting when planning to travel to another country especially to the first time traveller. If you're staying in Bangladesh the following instructions show how to charge the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation using their standard Type G, C, D or K 220 volt 50Hz power outlets. If travelling to Bangladesh from a different region check that the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation can accept a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) check the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation is dual-voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional power converter to avoid the device from overheating when powering up.

These instructions show you how to connect the Bangladeshi power outlet to your and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. We recommend visiting the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll see the full range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. This Kindle version is identified by a front facing camera, the power and volume buttons on the sides and the Kindle logo on the back. These instructions assume you have installed version 8.5.1 or greater of Fire OS for the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation, however if you don't visit Amazon for the latest Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation firmware update which makes sure you have the most up to date fixes for your Kindle Fire. Visit the Amazon.com support site for the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation instruction guide for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Bangladesh

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Bangladesh?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation to a Bangladeshi power outlet.

What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Bangladesh?

When you are travelling to multiple countries and bringing more than just your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation the best international travel charger for Bangladesh is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [12]. There are four standards of power outlets that Bangladeshis use (G, C, D and K) and bringing this will ensure that you are covered for both types C and G. Because these types of chargers come with interchangeable pins and handle from 100 volts - 240 volts will mean you can travel to over 100 countries around the world simply by changing the supplied plugs. If your model of Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation supports Fast Charge then you'll benefit from faster recharging times with one of these USB travel chargers and additional compatibility with certain power demanding devices like tablets.

Unlike other chargers having a 4 port adapter means you can recharge more than one device at once without needing to pack multiple travel chargers or using up additional wall outlets. Because you are only needing to bring a single travel charger will keep the overall size down, making it perfect to fold up and store in hand luggage. Due to their space saving versatility these types of adapters can be used at home so when you're not on holiday they can sit overnight charging multiple phones and tablets without using up an additional wall outlet.

For those travelling frequently we suggest buying an adaptable travel adapter like this online. The travel adapter illustrated is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [12] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world with good reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Bangladesh

The 4 port USB travel charger [12] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world wanting to recharge devices using USB, but for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power adapters offer surge protection which is crucial for visitors of counties with unreliable power grids to prevent damage to any connected devices from voltage spikes. These travel converters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular compact power converter for travellers originating from North America going to Bangladesh using type B American plug sockets.
  • 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 and offers almost the same functionality as the BESTEK with only one less AC outlet for almost half the price.
  • Yubi Universal Power Strip Kit - The Yobi only has 2 USB charging ports but offers a flexible 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 suitable for most travellers from around the world visiting Bangladesh.
What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Bangladesh?

How to use a Type G power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet

The Wiki Connections guide on how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet using Type B USB micro cord with a Type G power adapter.

  1. To charge the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation using a Bangladeshi power outlet you'll need to use a Type G USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. First you'll need to insert the Type G USB power adapter into the Bangladeshi power outlet. You can identify this plug outlet by three vertical rectangular slots with shutters in a triangle pattern.
  3. Connect one 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 8.9 2nd generation. On the side of your tablet found next to the HDMI jack you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Bangladeshi power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation will display a charging icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The tablet takes approximately less than 5 hours to completely charge, but this may be longer depending on the strength of the power supply and if you are using the device during the recharging cycle. Typically the battery life on the 8.9 inch Kindle Fire should last around 9 - 11 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the charging process.
How to use a Type G power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Using USB micro type B connector and a three pinned Europlug Type C power adapter to charge your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet.

  1. In order to power a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation using the 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. Begin the process by inserting the Type C USB power adapter into the power supply. You can identify this plug outlet by two circular holes next to each other.
  3. Connect the USB end of the Micro USB type B connector into the bottom of the mains USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. You can find the USB port on the side of the Second Generation Kindle Fire situated to the right of the HDMI socket.
  4. Switch on the Bangladeshi power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the Second Generation Kindle Fire HD display will show a charging icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation takes less than 5 hours to fully recharge to 100 percent capacity however this is likely to take longer if you are using the tablet during charging. The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation battery life is roughly 9 to 11 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure and battery life.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

Using USB micro Type B cable and a three pinned Type D USB charger to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Bangladeshi power outlet.

  1. In order to supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from the Bangladeshi power outlet you will need a Type D USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by inserting the Type D USB power adapter into the power outlet. The plug supply, sometimes known as the Type D power outlet [9], looks like 3 holes in a triangular shape for live, neutral and ground.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB micro type B cable into the mains USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. You will find the USB port on the side of your Fire situated next to the HDMI socket.
  4. Turn on the Bangladeshi power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation display will display a charge icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation takes roughly around 5 hours to completely recharge to full capacity, however this may take longer if you are using the tablet during recharging. Typically the battery life on your tablet lasts 9 to 11 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a two pinned Type K USB adapter

The WikiConnections guide showing how to power a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Bangladeshi power outlet with Micro USB type B cord and a Type K power adapter.

  1. In order to power a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation using the 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. Begin the process by inserting the Type K USB power adapter into the power supply. This plug outlet, sometimes called the Type K power outlet [11], looks like three holes in an upside-down triangular shape for live, neutral and ground pins.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. At the side of your Fire located next to the HDMI output you will find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Bangladeshi power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the tablet will show a lightning icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle takes roughly under 5 hours to fully charge but this is likely to be longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. The 8.9 inch Kindle Fire HD battery life lasts approximately 9 - 11 hours depending on how you use the tablet. For further information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure and battery times.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a two pinned Type K USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bangladesh - Bangladesh Wikipedia web 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=201016060&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=DLOFYKA26TCA5NOB - Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd 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 8.9 2nd 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