How to charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a power outlet in Turkmenistan

The Wiki Connections guide on how to power a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with a Turkmen power outlet with micro USB Type B connector and a three pin Type C Europlug USB charger, how to charge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using a three pin Type B USB charger and charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using a Schuko Type F USB adapter

Turkmen power outlet

Complicated combinations of standards and plugs can all be confusing when planning to travel to another country, especially if you've never visited before. The following simple guide will show you how to power the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation when you're in Turkmenistan by using the standard C, B or F type 220 volt 50Hz plug outlets. When you are visiting Turkmenistan from another region please ensure your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation can be used with a 240v supply. If the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) double check your device is dual voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) otherwise you may need to use an additional converter to stop the device from overloading whilst powering it.

This list of instructions shows how to connect the Turkmen power outlet to your and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. Visit the Amazon page to see the full product range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. You can recognise this Kindle by front and rear facing HD cameras, the volume and power buttons on the back and an Amazon logo on the back of the tablet. These instructions assume you have installed operating system version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation, if not we recommend installing the latest Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation OS update which makes sure you have the latest fixes for your Kindle. Go to the Amazon site for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation instruction manual [2] for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Turkmenistan

Can the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation be used in Turkmenistan?

You can use a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Turkmenistan by using the correct power adaptor.

What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Turkmenistan?

If travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation or visiting multiple countries the best travel adapter for Turkmenistan to buy is a multiple USB port charger which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [11]. There are three different standards of power outlets that Turkmens use (types C, B and F) and using a power adapter like this ensures that you are covered for type C. As these types of chargers come with interchangeable pins and handle 100 volts to 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa just by changing the included plugs. If your model of Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation can support Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from much faster charging times with one of these USB travel adapters plus compatibility with more power hungry devices. Unlike other adapters having a 4 port adapter means you can power multiple devices simultaneously without needing to bring multiple travel chargers for your trip. By only bringing a single travel charger will keep the overall size and weight down, making it perfect to store in hand luggage whilst travelling. Due to their versatility these types of power chargers can be used when back at home so when you're not travelling they can sit overnight charging multiple tablets, smartphones and speakers and using just a single plug socket.

For those travelling frequently we recommend buying a versatile travel charger similar to this online. The power adapter illustrated below is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [11] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world with good reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Turkmenistan

The 4 port USB travel charger [11] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation, however for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power converters offer surge protection which is crucial for visitors of counties with unreliable or unstable power supplies. These power adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Europe, North America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling compact option for travellers originating from North America visiting Turkmenistan using type B US plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers from North America using type B plugs. This gives the same functionality as the BESTEK with only one 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 perfect for a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting Turkmenistan.
What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Turkmenistan?

Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with a Turkmen power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type B USB adapter

Learn how to charge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with a Turkmen power outlet with type B USB Micro cord and a three pinned Type B USB charger.

  1. If you want to power a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using the Turkmen power outlet you'll need to use a Type B USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by taking the Type B USB power adapter and inserting it into the wall outlet. The plug outlet (sometimes known as the Type B power outlet [3]) can be identified by the two thin slots next to each other for live and neutral blades with a semicircular hole below for the ground pin. Note that power cords with type B outlets which are rated at less that 240 V should not be used so please check first.
  3. Then connect one end of the micro USB Type B cable into the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. On the foot of the 8.9" Kindle situated next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Turkmen power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire display will display a charge icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The tablet takes approximately under 6 hours to fully charge to 100 percent capacity, however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power supply and if you are using the device whilst charging. Typically the battery life on your tablet lasts 10 - 12 hours depending on use. For further information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging process.
Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with a Turkmen power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type B USB adapter

Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with a Turkmen power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Using type B Micro USB cord with a 3 pinned Type C power charger to charge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with a Turkmen power outlet.

  1. In order to power a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using a Turkmen power outlet you'll need to use a Type C USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by taking the Type C USB power adapter and inserting it into the power outlet. The plug outlet is recognised by the 2 adjacent holes.
  3. Connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. You will find the USB port on the foot of your Kindle Fire Forth Generation situated next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Turkmen power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation will display a lightning icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Forth Generation Kindle Fire takes around 6 hours to fully recharge, but this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. Typically the battery life should last approximately 10 to 12 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process and battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with a Turkmen 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 HDX 8.9 4th generation from a Turkmen power outlet

The Wiki Connections guide on how to power a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with a Turkmen power outlet with micro USB Type B connector and a three pin Type F Schuko USB charger.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a Turkmen power outlet you will need a Type F USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Insert the Type F USB power adapter in the Turkmen power outlet. You can recognise the plug supply by two 4.8mm circular holes 19 mm adjacent to each other for live and neutral along with metal grounding clips above and below.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the type B USB Micro cord into the bottom of the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. At the bottom of the Kindle tablet located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Turkmen power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the tablet screen will show a charging icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely charge however this is likely to take longer if you are using the device during the recharging process. The Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation battery life is roughly 10 to 12 hours. For more information on charging the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a Turkmen power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turkmenistan - Turkmenistan Wikipedia web 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=201597010&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=VKCJFRPACVESDX7I - Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation instruction manual
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeB.htm - Type B 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 HDX 8.9 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type B USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type B 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/typeC.htm - Type C power outlet
  8. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet
  9. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  10. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F mains power outlet
  11. IKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters