How to charge the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The United Arab Emirates

Simple instructions showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a United Arab Emirates power outlet by using type B USB cord and a three pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter, how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a Type G power plug and how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a three pin Type D USB adapter

United Arab Emirates power outlet

Differing region codes and plugs can often be daunting when planning on visiting another country, especially for the first time traveller. This page has instructions showing exactly how to power the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when going to The United Arab Emirates by using the standard types G, C or D United Arab Emirates 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets, most Emirians use Type G sockets in their power outlets. Most power supplies change depending on which region you're taking a trip to therefore please read the WikiConnections global power connections list where you'll find a complete list of powering devices in different destinations. If travelling to The United Arab Emirates from another country please make sure the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can accept a 240v supply. If it was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) check your device is dual-voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional voltage converter to prevent the device from being damaged during charging.

The following page shows how to connect the United Arab Emirates power outlet to your 6 inch Kindle and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. Please ensure these instructions relate to your Kindle Fireby visiting the Amazon page where you'll find the full series of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. This Kindle version can be recognised by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the power and volume buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. These instructions assume that you are using OS version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, if you don't we suggest installing the latest Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation firmware update to ensure you have all the latest fixes for your device. For further information go to the support site at Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The United Arab Emirates

Can the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation be used in The United Arab Emirates?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The United Arab Emirates.

What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The United Arab Emirates?

When you are travelling to more than one country the best travel charger for The United Arab Emirates is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [11]. There are three different standards of power outlets in The United Arab Emirates (G, C and D) and using a travel charger like this ensures that you are covered for both types C and G. Because these chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and handle from 100 volts to 240 volts will mean that you can travel to over 100 countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa just by changing the included heads. If your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge then you'll benefit from quicker charging times by using one of these types of USB travel adapters, along with additional compatibility with more power hungry devices. Having a four port charger will allow you to charge more than one device at the same time without needing to bring multiple travel adapters on your trip to The United Arab Emirates. Because you are only bringing a single travel charger will keep the overall weight and size down, making it ideal to fold up in hand luggage whilst travelling. Due to their flexibility these types of adapters can be used when you return home not just abroad so when you're not travelling they can sit under your bedside table charging multiple tablets and smartphones with only a single plug socket.

We suggest buying this type of versatile travel adapter online. The power charger illustrated is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [11] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous countries with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for The United Arab Emirates

The 4 port USB travel charger [11] is the most compact option for travellers from any country who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, however for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power converters offer surge protection which is crucial for travellers to regions with unstable power grids. These travel adapters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover Continental Europe, North America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular compact power converter for travellers originating from America visiting The United Arab Emirates.
  • 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 from North America using type B plugs. This offers almost the same set of features as the BESTEK with only 1 less AC outlet for almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 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 most travellers from around the world visiting The United Arab Emirates.
What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The United Arab Emirates?

How to use a Type G power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a United Arab Emirates power outlet

A guide showing you how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a United Arab Emirates power outlet by using type B USB connector with a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter.

  1. To supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a United Arab Emirates power outlet you'll need to buy a Type G USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by inserting the Type G USB power adapter in the United Arab Emirates power outlet. You can identify this wall supply by 3 holes with plastic shutters forming a triangular pattern for live, neutral and earth pins.
  3. Connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the mains USB adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. At the top of the tablet located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the United Arab Emirates power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the tablet display will display a lightning icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Fire takes around 6 hours to completely charge but this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. The tablet battery life is roughly 7 - 8 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure and battery life.
How to use a Type G power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a United Arab Emirates power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a United Arab Emirates power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Using USB micro Type B connector and a Type C power charger to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a United Arab Emirates power outlet.

  1. In order to charge the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the United Arab Emirates 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 the process by inserting the Type C USB power adapter in the United Arab Emirates power outlet. The power supply can be identified by the two circular adjacent holes.
  3. Connect one end of the USB Micro Type B connector into the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. You will find the USB port on the top of the located next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the United Arab Emirates power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation will show a charge icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes approximately under 6 hours to fully recharge to 100% capacity however this may be longer if you are using the device whilst charging. Typically the battery life on the tablet should last around 7 - 8 hours. For more information on charging the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a United Arab Emirates power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a United Arab Emirates power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

Learn how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a United Arab Emirates power outlet with USB type B cable with a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter.

  1. In order to charge the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the United Arab Emirates power outlet you'll need to buy a Type D USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by inserting the Type D USB power adapter in the United Arab Emirates power outlet. This power supply (called a Type D power outlet [9]) can be identified by three round holes forming a triangular shape.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. You can find the USB port on the top right of your 6 inch Kindle situated next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the United Arab Emirates power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the screen will show a charge icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The tablet takes less than 6 hours to completely recharge to 100% capacity, but this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the device during the charging cycle. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation should last approximately 7 to 8 hours depending on use. For further information on charging the Fire please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the recharging process.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a United Arab Emirates power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Arab_Emirates - United Arab Emirates 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=201596990&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=WFISVHSRCRSZTJA4 - Kindle Fire HD 6 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 6 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/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/typeD.htm - Type D power outlet
  10. Type D USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type D 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