Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a power outlet in Brunei

Bruneian power outlet to Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation

Bruneian power outlet

Varying different voltages and sockets can often lead to confusion when planning to visit another country if you've never been there before. The following instructions shows you how to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when travelling to Brunei using the standard 240 volt 50Hz G Type Bruneian plug outlet, the Bruneians will use a 13 amp plug for power outlets. If you are visiting Brunei from another region please check the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110 volts make sure that your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is dual-voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional converter to avoid the device from being damaged when charging it.

This list of instructions shows you how to connect the Bruneian power outlet to your Fire and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generationfrom the Kindle Fire series. Visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections for the full list of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. You can identify this Kindle tablet by the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear. These instructions assume you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of the Fire operating system for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, but if you don't we recommend installing the most recent Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation update which ensures you have all the latest fixes for your Kindle. For further information go to the manufacturers site at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Brunei

Can the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation be used in Brunei?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation to a Bruneian power outlet by using a power adaptor.

What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Brunei?

If you are travelling to more than one country or bringing more than your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation then the best international travel adapter for Brunei to buy is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [7].

Because these chargers come with interchangeable pins and handle from 100 - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries around the world just by changing the heads over. If your type of Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation supports Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from quicker recharging times with one of these types of USB power adapters, plus additional compatibility with certain power hungry devices. Unlike other travel chargers having a four port adapter means you can charge more than one device at once without needing to bring individual power adapters. By only needing a single USB travel charger will also keep the size and weight down, making it ideal to fold up and store in hand luggage while travelling. Because of their versatility 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, phones and e-readers without needing an additional plug socket.

If you travel to Brunei we recommend buying a versatile power charger of this nature online. The multipurpose power adapter illustrated below is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [7] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries around the world on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Brunei

The 4 port USB travel charger [7] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world wanting to recharge devices via USB, however for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs the following power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power adapters offer surge protection which is useful for visitors of regions with unreliable or unstable power supplies. These travel adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China 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 best selling compact power adapter for travellers originating from North America going to Brunei.
  • 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 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 more 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 ideal for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Brunei.
What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Brunei?

How to use a Type G power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Bruneian power outlet

Using USB micro type B connector and a Type G USB charger to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Bruneian power outlet.

  1. In order to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from the Bruneian 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. First insert the Type G USB power adapter into the power outlet. You can identify the power supply by the 3 vertical slots containing shutters forming a triangle shape for live, neutral and earth.
  3. Then connect the USB 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 Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You'll find the USB port at the foot of the Fire situated next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Bruneian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kids Edition Kindle screen will show a charge icon to indicate that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes less than 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity, however this is likely to take longer if you are using the device during the charging process. The Kids Edition Kindle battery life should last 7 to 8 hours depending on how you use it. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the charging process.
How to use a Type G power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Bruneian power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brunei - wikipedia.org web page about Brunei
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201642330&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=DIYALF77Y2U4CRVP - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th 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 Kids Edition tablet 4th 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. IKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters