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

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Turkish power outlet using USB Micro type B cord with a three pin Type C USB adapter and how to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a 2 pin Type F Schuko power adapter.

Turkish power outlet

If you are packing for a holiday to Turkey it can be helpful to know in advance if you can use any important gadgets when you arrive at your hotel. However by not knowing which wall socket is being used you could end up either having to bring too many adaptors or bring the wrong power charger, meaning needing to buy or borrow a suitable adaptor when you need to recharge. Various combinations of standards and plugs can all be daunting when planning on travelling to another country if you've never been there before. However this isn't as complex as it appears, with only a handful of different types of common standards being used in the world this guide tells you exactly what you'll need to buy in advance to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Turkey. This guide has been written to prevent visitors worrying if they'll be able to charge their Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation abroad.This page has simple instructions demonstrating how to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when staying in Turkey by using their standard F or C type Turkish 230 volt 50Hz wall outlets, most Turks will use the Type F sockets in their wall outlets. If visiting Turkey from a different country please check the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can accept a 240v supply. If it was purchased from a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120 volts check the device 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 overheating during charging.

The following guide shows you how to connect the Turkish power outlet to your tablet and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. Please check these instructions relate to your Kindle Fire, visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll see the full list of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire models. This Kindle Fire model is recognised by 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 the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation Fire OS, if not visit Amazon for the latest Kindle firmware update which makes sure you have all the latest fixes for your Kindle. For further information visit Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

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

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

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation to a Turkish power outlet by using the correct power convertor.

What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Turkey?

When 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 Turkey is a multiple USB port adapter which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Turks use two different standards of wall outlets (types F and C) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C.

Because these types of chargers come with interchangeable pins and can handle 100 to 240 volts will mean you can travel to multiple countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa simply by changing the included plugs 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 faster charging times with one of these types of travel chargers along with compatibility with more power demanding devices like tablets. Unlike other travel adapters having a four port adapter means you can recharge multiple devices simultaneously without needing to buy seperate travel chargers on your Turkish trip. By only needing a single USB travel charger will keep the size and weight down, making it perfect to fold up in hand baggage. Because of their space saving flexibility 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 phones and tablets without using up an additional wall outlet.

We recommend buying a versatile power adapter like this at your preferred electronics retailer - the travel charger illustrated here is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Turkey

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, however for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power strips offer surge protection which can be useful for visitors of counties with unstable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected devices. These travel adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover Europe, North America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China 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 best selling compact option for travellers originating from America visiting Turkey using type B US 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 is a cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with only 1 less AC outlet for almost half the 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 Turkey.
What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Turkey?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Turkish power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Turkish power outlet using USB Micro type B cord with a three pin Type C USB adapter.

  1. To charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Turkish 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. Start by taking the Type C USB power adapter and plugging it into the wall supply. The wall outlet is recognised by 2 round holes adjacent to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Connect the USB end of the micro USB Type B connector into the bottom of the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You will find the USB port at the foot of the Kids Edition Kindle Fire located next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Turkish power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation screen will display a lightning bolt icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes under 6 hours to completely charge but this may take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device during the charging process. 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 battery times and the charging procedure.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Turkish power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

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

The WikiConnections page showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Turkish power outlet with Type B USB cable and a Type F Schuko power adapter.

  1. In order to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Turkish power outlet you'll need a Type F USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by plugging the Type F USB power adapter in the Turkish power outlet. This sunken circular wall outlet (sometimes called the Type F power outlet [7] or Schuko plug) can be recognised by two 4.8mm adjacent holes where the live and neutral pins go, plus two grounding clips at the top and bottom.
  3. Connect one end of the type B USB micro cable into the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. On the bottom of the found next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Turkish power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Forth Generation will display a charge icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes around around 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity however this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. The battery life on the Forth Generation Kindle Fire is approximately 7 - 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure and battery life.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Turkish power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turkey - Turkey Wikipedia 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=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