Charging the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when planning a trip to Kazakhstan

Simple instructions showing you how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Kazakhstani power outlet with USB Type B cord with a Europlug Type C USB charger and charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Schuko Type F USB plug.

Kazakhstani power outlet

Differing voltages and region codes can all lead to confusion when planning to travel to a new country, especially to the first time traveller. If travelling to Kazakhstan this page contains useful instructions showing charging the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the types F or C 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. If you are travelling to Kazakhstan from another country ensure that your 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 from a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120 volts check the device is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional power transformer to stop the device from being damaged when charging it.

The following instructions show you how to connect the Kazakhstani power outlet to your Kids Edition Kindle and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generationfrom 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 particular version of Kindle can be identified by the volume and power buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the back of the tablet. These instructions assume you are using Fire OS version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, however if you don't we suggest installing the most recent Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation software update which makes sure you have all the latest fixes for your device. Visit the support website at Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] for further information.

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

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Kazakhstan?

You can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Kazakhstan by using a power adaptor.

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

When travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation the best international travel adapter for Kazakhstan to buy is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. There are two standards of wall outlets in Kazakhstan (F and C) and using a power charger like this will ensure that you are covered for type C. As these chargers come with interchangeable pins and can handle 100 to 240 volts will mean you can travel to multiple countries around the world just by switching the included heads. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can support Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from faster charging times by using one of these USB power chargers, plus additional support for more power demanding devices like tablets. This will allow you to power more than one device at once without needing to bring seperate travel chargers for your Kazakhstani trip or using up additional power sockets. Only bringing a single international travel charger will also keep the weight and size down, making it ideal to fold up and store in hand baggage and on hand for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation at the airport or on your flight. Due to their space saving flexibility these types of travel chargers can be used when you return home so when you're not travelling they can sit overnight charging multiple tablets, phones and e-readers using just a single power outlet.

For those travelling to Kazakhstan we suggest searching for an adaptable travel charger of this nature online; the travel charger illustrated below is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries.

Alternative travel adapter for Kazakhstan

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] 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 can be crucial when visiting regions with unreliable or unstable power grids. These power converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Kazakhstan and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular portable power adapter for travellers originating from North America visiting Kazakhstan using 3 pin type B plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also 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 almost the same functionality as the BESTEK with only one less AC outlet at 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 ideal for most travellers from around the world visiting Kazakhstan.
What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Kazakhstan?

How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Kazakhstani power outlet

Simple instructions showing you how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Kazakhstani power outlet with USB Type B cord with a Europlug Type C USB charger.

  1. In order to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Kazakhstani power outlet you will need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by taking the Type C USB power adapter and plugging it in the wall supply. You can recognise this plug supply by the two round holes next to each other for live and neutral pins.
  3. Plug in one end of the Micro USB type B connector into the bottom of the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the foot of the tablet situated next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Kazakhstani power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kids Edition Kindle Fire will display a charging icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Forth Generation Kindle Fire HD 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 Kids Edition tablet 4th generation lasts approximately 7 - 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 Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Kazakhstani power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Kazakhstani power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

Instructions showing how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Kazakhstani power outlet with Type B USB Micro connector with a Type F Schuko power adapter.

  1. To charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Kazakhstani power outlet you'll need to buy a Type F USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Insert the Type F USB power adapter into the Kazakhstani power outlet. You can recognise this plug supply by the two large round holes 19 mm next to each other for live and neutral pins and a pair of thin grounding clips above and below.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You can find the USB port at the base of your Kindle found next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Kazakhstani power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the Kindle tablet will display a lightning bolt icon to indicate that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes around less than 6 hours to fully charge, but this may take longer if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation battery life should last roughly 7 - 8 hours depending on how you use it. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Kazakhstani power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kazakhstan - wikipedia entry about Kazakhstan
  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/typeC.htm - Type C 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 C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet
  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/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  8. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F mains power outlet
  9. IKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters