How to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a power outlet in Afghanistan

Instructions on how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Afghan power outlet using Micro USB type B connector and a Europlug Type C USB adapter and charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Type F power plug.

Afghan power outlet

Various voltages and standards can often be confusing when planning on travelling to another country, especially if you've never visited before. This guide was specifically written to stop visitors needing to worry if they'll be able to power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when they're travelling abroad.The following simple guide will show you what you'll need to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when staying in Afghanistan by using the standard Type F or C 220 volt 50Hz power outlets. Most power sources will change from country to country therefore please read the WikiConnections world power supplies list where you'll find a complete list of regions and countries. If you are travelling to Afghanistan from a different country double check the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) double check your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is dual voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) otherwise you may need to use an additional converter to stop the device from overheating when powering up.

This guide shows you how to connect the Afghan power outlet to the Kids Edition Kindle and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. Visit the Amazon page where you'll find the full series of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. This make of Kindle Fire can be recognised by the volume and power buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. This page assumes you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation Fire OS, if you don't visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle OS update which ensures you have the latest fixes for your Kindle. Visit the manufacturers website at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] for more information.

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

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

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Afghanistan by using the correct power convertor.

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

When you are travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation the best travel charger for Afghanistan to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. There are two types of plug sockets that Afghans use (types F and C) and using a travel charger like this ensures that you are covered for type C.

As these types of chargers come with interchangeable plugs and handle 100 - 240 volts will mean that you can travel to over 100 countries around the world simply by switching the heads over. If your model of Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation supports Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from much faster recharging times with one of these power adapters, along with additional compatibility with certain power demanding devices. Unlike other travel adapters having a 4 port adapter will also allow you to recharge more than one device at once without needing to pack seperate power adapters or using up additional wall sockets. By only packing a single travel charger will help keep the weight and size down, making it ideal to fold up in hand baggage. Due to their versatility these types of power chargers can be used at home so when you're not on holiday they can sit under your bedside table charging multiple smartphones, tablets and speakers and using just a single plug socket.

For those travelling regularly we recommend searching for this type of versatile power charger at your preferred electronics retailer. The travel adapter illustrated below is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous countries on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Afghanistan

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to charge devices via USB, but for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power strips offer surge protection which is crucial for visitors of counties with unreliable or unstable power supplies. These travel converters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Afghanistan and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular compact option for travellers originating from America visiting Afghanistan using type B American plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico travel adapter is also aimed at travellers from the US using type B plugs and is a much more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with 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 most travellers from around the world visiting Afghanistan.
What is the best power charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Afghanistan?

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

Using USB micro Type B cable with a Type C power adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with an Afghan power outlet.

  1. In order to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using an Afghan power outlet you will need to use a Type C USB power adapter [5] 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 power outlet. This power outlet, sometimes known as a Type C power outlet [3] or Europlug, is recognised by two round holes next to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Then connect one end of the type B Micro USB cord into the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the bottom of your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition Forth Generation found next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Afghan power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation screen will display a lightning icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity, but this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet during the recharging cycle. The battery life on your tablet should last approximately 7 to 8 hours. For more information on charging the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with an Afghan 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 an Afghan power outlet

Using USB micro Type B cable with a Type F power adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with an Afghan power outlet.

  1. To power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from the Afghan 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 in the Afghan power outlet. The recessed circular power supply (called a Schuko outlet) can be identified by two 4.8mm holes 19 mm apart from each other for live and neutral, plus a pair of grounding clips on the top and bottom.
  3. Then connect one end of the type B USB Micro cord into the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the bottom of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire HD found next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Afghan power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation will display a lightning icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes approximately under 6 hours to completely charge to full capacity, but this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet during the recharging cycle. The battery life on your tablet should last approximately 7 to 8 hours. For more information on charging the tablet please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Afghan power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Afghanistan - wikipedia.org entry about Afghanistan
  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