Charging the iPad Mini 4 in Jordan

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge your iPad Mini 4 with a Jordanian power outlet with a USB Lightning cable and a three pinned Type B power charger, how to recharge the iPad Mini 4 using a Type G power adapter and how to charge the iPad Mini 4 using a two pinned Type C power adapter

Jordanian power outlet

Varying different combinations of region codes and plug types can all be daunting when planning on staying in a foreign country especially if you've never been there before. If visiting Jordan this page contains useful instructions showing you how to charge your iPad Mini 4 by using the Type G, B, C, D, F or J Jordanian 230 volt 50Hz plug outlets, most Jordanians normally use the Type G plugs in their plug outlets. If travelling to Jordan from a different country ensure that the iPad Mini 4 can be used with a 240v supply. If the iPad Mini 4 was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120v ensure that the device is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) otherwise you may need to use an additional transformer to avoid the device from being damaged whilst powering it up. These instructions assume that you have installed Apple iOS 9 or greater on the iPad Mini 4.

Charging the iPad Mini 4 in Jordan

Can you use the iPad Mini 4 in Jordan?

Yes, you can connect the iPad Mini 4 to a Jordanian power outlet.

What is the best power adapter for the iPad Mini 4 in Jordan?

If you are travelling to multiple countries and bringing more than just your iPad Mini 4 the best international travel charger for Jordan is a multiple USB port adapter which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [16]. Jordanians use six different standards of power outlets (G, B, C, D, F and J) and using a power adapter like this ensures that you are covered for both types C and G.

As these chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and can handle 100 to 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa simply by switching the supplied heads. If your type of iPad Mini 4 can support Fast Charge then you'll benefit from faster recharging times with one of these USB travel chargers along with additional support for certain power hungry devices like tablets. Having a 4 port adapter will also allow you to power more than one device at the same time without needing to buy seperate travel adapters for your trip or using up additional wall outlets. Only needing to bring a single lightweight travel charger will keep the overall size down, making it perfect to fold up in hand baggage while travelling and on hand for charging your iPad Mini 4 at the airport or on a flight. Because of their flexibility these types of power chargers can be used when back at home not just abroad so when you're not travelling they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple tablets, smartphones and speakers without using up an additional wall outlet.

For those travelling frequently we suggest buying a multipurpose travel adapter similar to this online. The multipurpose travel charger illustrated here is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [16] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Jordan

The 4 port USB travel charger [16] is the most compact option for travellers from any country who only have USB devices such as the iPad Mini 4, but for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power converters offer surge protection which can be useful for travellers to counties with unreliable or unstable 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, North America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China 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 portable option for travellers originating from North America visiting Jordan.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico travel adapter is also aimed at travellers from America using type B plugs. This is a much more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with just 1 less AC outlet for almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 2 AC outlets but offers 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 suitable for most travellers from around the world visiting Jordan.
What is the best power adapter for the iPad Mini 4 in Jordan?

Charging the iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

Instructions on how to power the iPad Mini 4 with a Jordanian power outlet with a Lightning connector and a Type G power adapter.

  1. To power the iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet you will need to use a Type G USB power adapter [4] and a USB to Apple Lightning cable [5] (usually already included with your iPad Mini 4 by Apple).
  2. Begin by plugging the Type G USB power adapter in the power outlet. You can recognise this power outlet by the 3 vertical rectangular slots containing plastic shutters in a triangle pattern.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB to Apple Lightning cable into the USB adapter and the other end into the Lightning connector on the iPad Mini 4. The iPad Mini 4 lightning connector is situated at the base of the iPad Mini 4.
  4. Switch on the Jordanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which you'll find in the top right hand corner of the iPad screen will display a charging icon to indicate that the iPad Mini 4 is charging, typically taking roughly one to five and a half hours to recharge to 100% capacity.
Charging the iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

How to use a Type B power charger for recharging your iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge your iPad Mini 4 with a Jordanian power outlet with a USB Lightning cable and a three pinned Type B power charger.

  1. In order to charge the iPad Mini 4 using the Jordanian power outlet you'll need a Type B USB power adapter [7] and a USB to Apple Lightning cable [5] - Apple should typically include this cable when you buy the iPad Mini 4.
  2. Insert the Type B USB power adapter into the Jordanian power outlet. This wall outlet (technically known as a Type B power outlet [6]) is recognised by two slots with a single hole below for the grounded pin. Note power cables used with type B sockets which are rated at 125 V should not be used in Jordan so we recommend checking prior to continuing.
  3. Connect one end of the Lightning charging cord into the bottom of the USB mains charger and the other end into the Lightning connector on the iPad Mini 4. The iPad Mini 4 lightning connector is found at the bottom of the iPad Mini 4.
  4. Switch on the Jordanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon that you'll find in the top right corner of the iPad Mini 4 screen will display a charge icon to indicate that the iPad Mini 4 is recharging which takes around 1-4.5 hours to recharge to full capacity.
How to use a Type B power charger for recharging your iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet

The Wiki Connections guide on how to charge the iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet using a USB Lightning Apple connector with a Type C Europlug USB charger.

  1. If you want to charge your iPad Mini 4 using the Jordanian power outlet you'll need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [9] and a USB to Apple Lightning cable [5] - the cable is normally supplied with the device.
  2. Begin the process by inserting the Type C USB power adapter into the Jordanian power outlet. You can recognise this power outlet by two circular adjacent holes next to each other for live and neutral pins.
  3. Plug in one end of the Lightning charging cord into the bottom of the USB mains adapter and the other end into the Lightning connector on the iPad Mini 4. The iPad Mini 4 lightning connector can be found at the bottom of the iPad Mini 4.
  4. Turn on the Jordanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon that appears in the top right corner of your iPad Mini 4 will display a charge icon to indicate that the tablet is recharging taking around 1 to 4.5 hours to fully recharge.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet

How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet

Simple instructions showing you how to power your iPad Mini 4 with a Jordanian power outlet with a USB Lightning cable and a three pinned Type D power charger.

  1. To charge the iPad Mini 4 using a Jordanian power outlet you'll need to use a Type D USB power adapter [11] and a USB to Apple Lightning cable [5] (the USB cable is usually included with the iPad Mini 4).
  2. Begin the process by inserting the Type D USB power adapter into the Jordanian power outlet. You can identify this plug outlet by three round holes in a triangle pattern.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB to Apple Lightning cable into the bottom of the USB mains charger and the other end into the Lightning connector on the iPad Mini 4. The iPad Mini 4 lightning connector is situated at the bottom of the iPad Mini 4.
  4. Switch on the Jordanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon that you'll find in the top right corner of the iPad screen will display a charge icon to indicate that the iPad Mini 4 is charging, typically taking roughly one-five and a half hours to recharge to full capacity.
How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet

Powering the iPad Mini 4 with a Jordanian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

The WikiConnections guide showing how to recharge the iPad Mini 4 with a Jordanian power outlet with a Lightning connector and a Schuko Type F USB charger.

  1. If you want to supply power to the iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet you will need to use a Type F USB power adapter [13] and a USB to Apple Lightning cable [5] (Apple normally supply this USB cable when you purchase your iPad Mini 4).
  2. Start by taking the Type F USB power adapter and inserting it in the power outlet. You can identify this plug outlet by two large circular adjacent holes next to each other for live and neutral pins and a pair of two grounding clips above and below.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB charging cable into the mains USB charger and the other end into the Lightning connector on the iPad Mini 4. The iPad Mini 4 lightning connector can be found at the base of the iPad Mini 4.
  4. Turn on the Jordanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top right hand corner of your iPad will display a charging icon to indicate that the tablet is charging and takes roughly one-five and a half hours to fully recharge.
Powering the iPad Mini 4 with a Jordanian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

How to use a Type J power charger for recharging your iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet

Simple instructions showing how to recharge your iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet by using an Apple USB Lightning cable and a three pinned Type J power charger.

  1. In order to charge the iPad Mini 4 using the Jordanian power outlet you'll need a Type J USB power adapter [15] and a USB to Apple Lightning cable [5] - Apple should typically include this cable when you buy the iPad Mini 4.
  2. First plug in the Type J USB power adapter into the Jordanian power outlet. This hexagon shaped plug supply, sometimes known as the Type J power outlet [14], can be identified by three circular holes forming a flattened triangle shape.
  3. Connect one end of the Apple charging cable into the bottom of the USB mains adapter and the other end into the Lightning connector on the iPad Mini 4. The iPad Mini 4 lightning connector is found at the bottom of the iPad Mini 4.
  4. Switch on the Jordanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon that you'll find in the top right corner of the iPad Mini 4 screen will display a charge icon to indicate that the iPad is recharging which should take around 1 - 4.5 hours to completely recharge to full capacity.
How to use a Type J power charger for recharging your iPad Mini 4 from a Jordanian power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jordan - wikipedia.org entry about Jordan
  2. https://help.apple.com/ipad/9/ - iPad Mini 4 user guide
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeG.htm - Type G power outlet
  4. Type G USB power adapter - Provides power from a type G mains power supply
  5. USB to Apple Lightning cable - The Apple Lightning cable is a charging and syncing cable for more recent Apple devices and connects compatible iPhones and iPads to a USB port
  6. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeB.htm - Type B power outlet
  7. Type B USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type B mains power outlet
  8. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeC.htm - Type C power outlet
  9. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet
  10. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeD.htm - Type D power outlet
  11. Type D USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type D mains power outlet
  12. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  13. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F mains power outlet
  14. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeJ.htm - Type J power outlet
  15. Type J USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type J mains power outlet
  16. IKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters