How to charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation from a power outlet in Bangladesh

Learn how to power your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation with a Bangladeshi power outlet by using USB Type B cable and a three pin Type G USB adapter, how to charge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation using a double pinned Type C Europlug power plug and powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation using a Type D power plug

Bangladeshi power outlet

Various voltages and standards can all be daunting when planning to travel to a different country, especially if you've never been there before. This page is a step by step guide telling you exactly how to charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation when you're travelling to Bangladesh by using their Type G, C, D or K Bangladeshi 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. If travelling to Bangladesh from a different region double check the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If it was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) ensure that the device is dual-voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional power converter to prevent the device from overloading when charging it.

These instructions show you how to connect the Bangladeshi power outlet to your tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation. Please visit the Amazon page where you'll find the full product range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. You can recognise this Kindle by front and rear facing cameras, the volume and power buttons on the back and an Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. This page assumes you have installed firmware version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation, but if not we suggest installing the latest Kindle software update which ensures you have the latest features for your tablet. Go to the support website at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation instruction guide for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Bangladesh

Can the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation be used in Bangladesh?

You can use a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Bangladesh by using the correct power adaptor.

What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Bangladesh?

When you are travelling to multiple countries then the best international travel charger for Bangladesh is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [12]. Bangladeshis use four different standards of power outlets (G, C, D and K) and bringing this will ensure that you are covered for both types C and G. Because these chargers come with interchangeable plugs and can handle 100 - 240 volts will mean that you can travel to over 100 countries around the world simply by changing the supplied heads. If your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation supports Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much faster recharging times with one of these travel adapters, and support for more power hungry devices like tablets. Unlike other chargers this will also allow you to charge multiple devices at once without needing to buy multiple travel chargers for your trip. Only packing a single travel charger will keep the overall size and weight down, making it perfect to store in hand luggage whilst travelling. Due to their versatility these types of power chargers can be used when back at home so when you're not travelling they can sit overnight charging multiple tablets, smartphones and speakers and using just a single plug socket.

For those travelling frequently we suggest buying this type of flexible travel adapter online. The travel adapter illustrated here is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [12] which has been successfully tested for powering multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries around the world.

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 visitors 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 necessary when visiting counties with unstable power grids to prevent damage to any connected devices from voltage spikes. These power converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Bangladesh and over 150 countries around the world:

  • 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 compact power converter for travellers originating from America going to Bangladesh.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico travel adapter is also aimed at travellers originating from the US using type B plugs and is a more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with just 1 less AC outlet at 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 ideal for most travellers from around the world visiting Bangladesh.
What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Bangladesh?

Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation with a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

Learn how to power your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation with a Bangladeshi power outlet by using USB Type B cable and a three pin Type G USB adapter.

  1. If you want to supply power to a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation from the Bangladeshi power outlet you'll need to buy a Type G USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. First plug in the Type G USB power adapter in the Bangladeshi power outlet. The power supply (technically called a Type G power outlet [3]) can be recognised by the 3 holes containing plastic shutters in a triangle shape.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the mains power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation. You'll find the USB port on the foot of your Kindle tablet situated next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Bangladeshi power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation screen will display a charging icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The tablet takes roughly under 6 hours to fully recharge to full capacity, but this may be longer depending on the strength of the power supply and if you are using the tablet whilst charging. Typically the battery life on your tablet is 9 - 12 hours depending on use. For more information on charging the tablet please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation with a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Learn how to power your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation with a Bangladeshi power outlet by using USB Type B cable and a three pin Type C Europlug USB charger.

  1. In order to charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation using a Bangladeshi power outlet you'll need to use a Type C USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by taking the Type C USB power adapter and inserting it into the wall outlet. You can identify this power outlet by the 2 holes adjacent to each other.
  3. Then 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 HDX 8.9 3rd generation. On the base of the 8.9" Kindle found next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Bangladeshi power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the screen will show a charging icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation takes around around 6 hours to completely charge however this is likely to take longer if you are using the device during the recharging cycle. The battery life should last approximately 9 to 12 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 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 HDX 8.9 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet

Using Type B USB connector with a Type D power adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet.

  1. If you want to charge the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation using a Bangladeshi power outlet you will need to buy 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. You can recognise the plug supply by three round holes forming a triangle configuration for live, neutral and ground pins.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the micro USB Type B connector into the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation. You will find the USB port at the bottom of your tablet located next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Bangladeshi power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the tablet will show a lightning bolt icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation takes around 6 hours to completely recharge but this is likely to take longer if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. Typically the battery life on the Kindle tablet should last around 9 - 12 hours depending on how you use the tablet. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging process.
How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet

Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation from a Bangladeshi power outlet by using a two pinned Type K USB adapter

Learn how to power your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation with a Bangladeshi power outlet by using USB Type B cable and a three pin Type K USB adapter.

  1. In order to charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation using a Bangladeshi power outlet you'll need to use a Type K USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by taking the Type K USB power adapter and inserting it into the wall outlet. The plug outlet (sometimes known as the Type K power outlet [11]) can be identified by three large holes in an inverted triangle shape for the live, neutral and earth.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the mains power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation. You'll find the USB port on the foot of your Kindle situated next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Bangladeshi power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation screen will display a charging icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The takes roughly under 6 hours to fully recharge to full capacity, but this may be longer depending on the strength of the power supply and if you are using the tablet whilst charging. Typically the battery life on your tablet is 9 - 12 hours depending on use. For more information on charging the tablet please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 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 - Wikipedia page about Bangladesh
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201342250&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=ZJQS5ETWIYEWYT2M - Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 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 HDX 8.9 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