Charging the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a power outlet in Vietnam

Simple instructions showing you how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vietnamese power outlet using type B Micro USB cable and a 3 pin Type A USB charger, powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a 3 pin Type G power adapter and powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Type C Europlug power charger

Vietnamese power outlet

When organizing to travel it is helpful to know in advance if you'll be able to charge all your indispensable electrical devices at your hotel. But by not knowing which power supply is being used you are likely to bring the wrong adaptor, meaning having to purchase a potentially expensive adaptor on arrival that could be incompatible and cause damage to your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. Complicated standards and voltages can all lead to confusion when planning to visit another country for the first time traveller. With only a handful of different types of plug sockets used in the world this article shows exactly what to purchase in advance to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation . This page was written to stop you having to worry if you'll be able to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when staying abroad.When you are travelling to Vietnam these instructions show powering the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by using their types G, A or C 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets, Type G wall outlets are normally used by a majority of Vietnamese. You will discover that power sockets change depending on which country you are travelling to so please read the power supplies and Asia page for a full list of countries. When travelling to Vietnam from a different country please make sure your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If it was purchased from a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110 volts check the device is dual voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional power converter to stop the device from being damaged whilst powering it up.

These instructions show how to connect the Vietnamese power outlet to your Kids Edition Kindle Fire and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generationfrom the Kindle Fire series. Visit the Amazon page where you'll see the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire models. This Kindle tablet 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 that you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of the Fire operating system for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, if not visit Amazon for the latest Kindle update which ensures you have the most up-to-date fixes for your device. For more information go to the Amazon website for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

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

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

You can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Vietnam.

What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Vietnam?

If you are travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation the best international travel adapter for Vietnam is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [11]. There are three standards of wall outlets that Vietnamese use (G, A and C) and using a travel adapter like this will ensure that you are covered for both types A, C and G. As these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and handle from 100 - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries in Asia, North America, Europe and Africa just by switching the supplied plugs over. 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 travel chargers, plus additional compatibility with certain power hungry devices.

This means you can recharge multiple devices simultaneously without needing to bring seperate travel chargers on your Vietnamese trip. By only bringing a single lightweight USB travel charger will help keep the overall weight down, making it ideal to store in hand luggage while travelling. Due to their space saving flexibility these types of power adapters can be used back at home so when you're not travelling they can sit overnight charging multiple tablets and smartphones with just a single wall outlet.

We recommend searching for a versatile power charger of this nature at your preferred electronics retailer. The travel charger illustrated below is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [11] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries with good reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Vietnam

The 4 port USB travel charger [11] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world wanting to charge devices using USB, however for those also wanting to use their domestic plugs the following power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power converters offer surge protection which is necessary for travellers to counties with unstable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected appliances. These travel adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Vietnam and over 150 destinations:

  • 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 America going to Vietnam using 3 pin type B plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico is also aimed at travellers from the US using type B plugs and offers the same set of features as the BESTEK with 1 less AC outlet for almost half the 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 suitable for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Vietnam.
What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Vietnam?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Vietnamese power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

Instructions showing how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vietnamese power outlet with USB Type B connector and a 3 pin Type G power adapter.

  1. If you want to power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Vietnamese power outlet you will need to buy a Type G USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. First you'll need to plug the Type G USB power adapter in the Vietnamese power outlet. This power outlet, sometimes known as a Type G power outlet [3], looks like 3 rectangular slots containing shutters forming a triangle pattern.
  3. Connect one end of the type B Micro USB cable 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. On the base of the tablet situated next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Vietnamese power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation display will show a charging icon to indicate that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes around around 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity but this may take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device during the charging process. Typically the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation battery life lasts approximately 7 - 8 hours depending on how you use it. For further information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process and battery life.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Vietnamese power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

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

Simple instructions showing you how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vietnamese power outlet using type B Micro USB cable and a 3 pin Type A USB charger.

  1. In order to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Vietnamese power outlet you'll need a Type A USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by plugging the Type A USB power adapter into the power outlet. This ungrounded plug supply (technically called the Type A power outlet [7]) can be recognised by 2 thin slots next to each other where the live and neutral pins sit.
  3. Plug in one end of the type B USB micro cable 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. At the foot of the Fire found next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Vietnamese power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation display will show a lightning bolt icon to indicate that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle tablet takes approximately around 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity but this is likely to be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device during the charging process. Typically the battery life on the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is approximately 7 - 8 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process.
How to use a Type A power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vietnamese power outlet

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vietnamese power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Using type B USB Micro connector with a Type C Europlug power charger to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Vietnamese power outlet.

  1. To charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vietnamese power outlet you will need to use a Type C USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type C USB power adapter and inserting it in the wall supply. You can identify the power supply by the two round adjacent holes next to each other where the live and neutral pins go.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the mains USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You will find the USB port on the bottom of your Forth Generation Kindle Fire found next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Vietnamese power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the Kids Edition Kindle Fire will display a charging icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes under 6 hours to completely recharge, however this is likely to take longer if you are using the tablet whilst charging. The Forth Generation Kindle Fire battery life should last 7 to 8 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging procedure.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Vietnamese power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam - Vietnam 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/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 Kids Edition tablet 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/typeA.htm - Type A power outlet
  8. Type A USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type A mains power outlet
  9. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeC.htm - Type C power outlet
  10. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C 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