Charging the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when visiting Jordan

The Wiki Connections page showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Jordanian power outlet using USB micro type B connector and a 3 pin Type G power adapter, how to power a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a 3 pin Type B power charger and powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a Type C Europlug power adapter

Jordanian power outlet

Varying different voltages and region codes can all lead to confusion when planning to travel to a new country, especially if you've never been there before. This isn't as complicated as it appears, with only a handful of different types of common standards being used in the world this article shows exactly what to buy in advance to power your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation . This page was written to stop you having to worry if you'll be able to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when you are going abroad.This page has step by step instructions showing how to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when you are travelling to Jordan using the types G, B, C, D, F or J 230 volt 50Hz wall outlets, a majority of Jordanians will use the Type G power outlets. When visiting Jordan from a different country please check the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can be used with a 240 volt supply. If your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation came from a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120v ensure your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) else you may need to use an additional voltage converter to avoid the device from over-heating whilst powering it up.

These instructions show how to connect the Jordanian power outlet to the Forth Generation Kindle Fire and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation not other tablets in the Kindle Fire series. Please ensure these instructions relate to your exact Kindle Fire, visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections to see the full list of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. This Kindle tablet can be identified by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the power and volume buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear. These instructions assume you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of Fire OS for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, but if not please visit Amazon for the latest Kindle update to make sure you have the most up to date set of features for your Kindle. For further information visit the support website at Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Jordan

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Jordan?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation to a Jordanian power outlet.

What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Jordan?

If you are travelling to multiple countries and bringing along more than your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation then the best international travel adapter for Jordan is a multiple USB port charger which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [17]. Jordanians use six different types of power outlets (types G, B, C, D, F and J) and using a travel adapter like this will ensure that you are covered for both types C and G. Because these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and handle from 100 to 240 volts will mean you can travel to over 100 countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa simply by changing the heads. If your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation supports Fast Charge (please note not all USB devices can) then you'll benefit from faster charging times by using one of these USB travel chargers, plus additional support for more power demanding devices like tablets. This means you can charge more than one device at once without needing to bring seperate travel chargers on your trip or using up additional power sockets. Because you are only needing a single lightweight USB travel charger will keep the size and weight down, making it perfect to store in hand luggage while travelling. Because of their versatility these types of travel adapters can be used back at home not just abroad so when you're not on holiday they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple phones and tablets with just a single wall outlet.

We recommend buying this type of versatile power adapter online; the travel charger illustrated here is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [17] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries.

Alternative travel adapter for Jordan

The 4 port USB travel charger [17] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to charge devices using USB, however for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power converters offer surge protection which is useful for visitors of regions with unreliable or unstable power grids to prevent damage to any connected appliances. These travel adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Jordan 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 best selling compact power adapter for travellers originating from North America visiting Jordan.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from America using type B plugs and 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 has just 2 USB charging ports but offers a more 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 perfect for most travellers from around the world visiting Jordan.
What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Jordan?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Jordanian power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

Using type B USB Micro cable and a 3 pin Type G power charger to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Jordanian power outlet.

  1. To charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from the Jordanian 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 plugging the Type G USB power adapter into the Jordanian power outlet. You can identify the wall outlet by three rectangular slots with plastic shutters in a triangular shape.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the Type B USB Micro cable into the bottom of the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. At the top right of the 7 inch Kindle Fire located next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Jordanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the 7 inch Kindle Fire will display a charging icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation takes under 6 hours to completely recharge, however this is likely to be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the charging process. Typically the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation battery life should last 8 to 11 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging procedure.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Jordanian power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

How to use a Type B power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Jordanian power outlet

Instructions on how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Jordanian power outlet using USB Type B cord with a Type B USB adapter.

  1. If you want to power your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Jordanian power outlet you'll need a Type B USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by taking the Type B USB power adapter and plugging it into the wall supply. The wall outlet, sometimes called the Type B power outlet [7], can be recognised by 2 thin slots parallel to each other where the short twin plug outlet blades slide into with a hole below for the slightly long grounded pin. Please be aware that power cables with type B sockets which are rated at less that 240 volts should not be used in Jordan so please check prior to continuing.
  3. Connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. You will find the USB port at the top right of the 7 inch Kindle Fire located next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Jordanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation display will show a charge icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire Forth Generation takes approximately around 6 hours to fully charge but this may take longer if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. The battery life on the 7 inch Kindle Fire is approximately 8 - 11 hours depending on how you use it. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process and battery life.
How to use a Type B power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Jordanian power outlet

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Jordanian power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Using Micro USB type B connector and a 3 pin Type C USB charger to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Jordanian power outlet.

  1. To charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Jordanian power outlet you'll need a Type C USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by plugging the Type C USB power adapter into the wall supply. You can recognise this plug supply by the 2 round holes next to each other for live and neutral pins.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the mains USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. You can find the USB port at the top right of the Kindle found next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Jordanian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation display will show a charging icon to indicate that your device is charging.
  6. The 7 inch Kindle Fire takes approximately around 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity but this may take longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the device during charging. The battery life on the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation is approximately 8 - 11 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Jordanian power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Jordanian power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

Using Type B USB Micro connector and a Type D USB charger to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Jordanian power outlet.

  1. To charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Jordanian power outlet you'll need to buy a Type D USB power adapter [12] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by plugging the Type D USB power adapter into the Jordanian power outlet. This plug supply (known as a Type D power outlet [11]) can be recognised by three circular holes forming a triangle pattern.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. You will find the USB port on the top right of the 7 inch Kindle Fire located next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Jordanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire Forth Generation screen will show a charge icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation takes around less than 6 hours to fully charge, however this is likely to take longer if you are using the tablet during the charging process. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation battery life lasts around 8 - 11 hours depending on how you use it. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging procedure.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Jordanian power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Jordanian power outlet by using a two pinned Schuko Type F USB adapter

Using Type B USB Micro connector with a Type F Schuko power adapter to power a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Jordanian power outlet.

  1. If you want to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using the Jordanian power outlet you will need to use a Type F USB power adapter [14] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by plugging the Type F USB power adapter into the Jordanian power outlet. You can identify the power supply by the two large adjacent holes for live and neutral pins along with thin grounding clips at the top and bottom.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the Type B USB Micro cable into the bottom of the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. At the top right of the 7 inch Kindle Fire located next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Jordanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the 7 inch Kindle Fire will display a charging icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation takes less than 6 hours to completely charge, however this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet during the charging process. Typically the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation battery life should last 8 to 11 hours depending on how you use the tablet. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging procedure.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Jordanian power outlet by using a two pinned Schuko Type F USB adapter

How to use a Type J power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Jordanian power outlet

Using Type B USB Micro connector and a Type J USB charger to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Jordanian power outlet.

  1. If you want to power your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Jordanian power outlet you'll need a Type J USB power adapter [16] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by taking the Type J USB power adapter and plugging it into the wall supply. The hexagon shaped power supply, technically called the Type J power outlet [15], looks like 3 large circular holes in a flattened triangle pattern.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. You will find the USB port on the top right of the 7 inch Kindle Fire located next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Jordanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire Forth Generation screen will show a charge icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation takes around less than 6 hours to fully charge, however this is likely to take longer if you are using the tablet during the charging process. Typically the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation battery life lasts around 8 - 11 hours depending on how you use it. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging procedure.
How to use a Type J power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Jordanian power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jordan - Jordan Wiki 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=201597000&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=UZWL22ALFPXJ3QYM - Kindle Fire HD 7 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 7 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. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeB.htm - Type B power outlet
  8. Type B USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type B mains power outlet
  9. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeC.htm - Type C power outlet
  10. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet
  11. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeD.htm - Type D power outlet
  12. Type D USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type D mains power outlet
  13. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  14. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F mains power outlet
  15. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeJ.htm - Type J power outlet
  16. Type J USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type J mains power outlet
  17. IKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters