How to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a power outlet in East Timor

Simple instructions showing how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet using Micro USB type B cord and a three pin Type C Europlug USB adapter, powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a 2 pinned Type E power plug and how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a double pinned Type F Schuko USB charger

East Timor power outlet

Varying complicated combinations of frequencies and region codes can all be daunting when planning to visit a different country especially for the first time traveller. This guide was specifically written to prevent travellers needing to worry if they'll be able to power the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when they're travelling abroad.When you're staying in East Timor this page contains instructions showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using their standard types E, C, F or I East Timor 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. When you are visiting East Timor from a different country make sure the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If it was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110v ensure the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional converter to avoid the device from being damaged during charging. If you intend to visit an East Timor destination such as Dili or Dare refer to the wikipedia entry about East Timor [1] for further details prior to travelling to the area.

The following page shows how to connect the East Timor power outlet to your tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, not other tablets in the Kindle Fire range. We recommend visiting the Amazon page on WikiConnections for the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. This Kindle is recognised by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. These instructions assume you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation Fire OS operating system, but if you don't visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle OS update which ensures you have the latest set of features for your Kindle. For more information go to the Amazon.com support site for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in East Timor

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in East Timor?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in East Timor by using the correct power convertor.

What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in East Timor?

If you are travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation then the best travel charger for East Timor is a multiple USB port adapter which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [11]. There are four types of plug sockets that East Timorese use (types E, C, F and I) and using a travel charger like this ensures that you are covered for type C.

As these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and handle 100 volts to 240 volts will mean that you can travel to multiple countries around the world simply by changing the supplied heads over. If your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge (note that not all USB devices do) then you'll benefit from quicker charging times with one of these types of USB travel adapters plus support for more power hungry devices like tablets. Having a 4 port adapter means you can charge more than one device at the same time without needing to buy individual power chargers for your trip to East Timor. Only needing to pack a single lightweight travel charger will help keep the size down, making it ideal to fold up in hand baggage. Due to their space saving versatility these types of power chargers can be used when you return home so when you're not on holiday they can sit under your bedside table charging multiple smartphones and tablets with only a single wall outlet.

We suggest buying a versatile travel charger similar to this online, the multipurpose power charger illustrated is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [11] which has been successfully tested for recharging multiple USB devices in numerous different countries.

Alternative travel adapter for East Timor

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 HD 6 4th generation, but for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power adapters offer surge protection which is crucial for travellers to regions with unreliable power supplies. These travel converters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both East Timor 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 East Timor using type B US plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers from the US using type B plugs. This is a more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with only 1 less AC outlet at 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 ideal for a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting East Timor.
What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in East Timor?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with an East Timor power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Using micro USB Type B cable with a Type C power adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet.

  1. If you want to supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using an East Timor power outlet you'll need to use a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Insert the Type C USB power adapter in the East Timor power outlet. You can recognise the power supply by two circular adjacent holes next to each other.
  3. Connect one end of the Micro USB type B cord into the USB mains adapter 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 of the tablet found next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the East Timor power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Fire display will display a charge icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes around around 6 hours to completely charge to 100% capacity however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power supply and if you are using the tablet whilst charging. Typically the battery life on the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation should last approximately 7 to 8 hours. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with an East Timor power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

How to use a Type E power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet

Using USB micro Type B cable with a Type E power adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with an East Timor power outlet.

  1. To supply power to your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the East Timor power outlet you'll need to buy a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by inserting the Type E USB power adapter in the East Timor power outlet. You can recognise the power supply by two 4.8mm circular adjacent holes next to each other plus a single long metal earth pin protruding in the top to form a triangular pattern.
  3. Connect the USB 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 HD 6 4th generation. On the top right of your Fire located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the East Timor power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation will display a lightning icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The tablet takes around under 6 hours to fully recharge, but this is likely to take longer if you are using the tablet during the recharging cycle. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation battery life is 7 to 8 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
How to use a Type E power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet

How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet

Using USB micro Type B cable with a Schuko Type F USB adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the East Timor 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. Begin by taking the Type F USB power adapter and plugging it into the East Timor power outlet. This round power outlet (sometimes known as the Schuko outlet or Type F power outlet [9]) can be recognised by the two large circular adjacent holes next to each other, plus a pair of two grounding clips on the top and bottom.
  3. 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 6 4th generation. You can find the USB port on the top of the found next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the East Timor power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the display will show a charge icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes roughly around 6 hours to completely charge to 100% capacity however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the device whilst charging. Typically the battery life on the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation should last approximately 7 - 8 hours. For further information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timor-Leste - wikipedia entry about East Timor
  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/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 6 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/typeE.htm - Type E power outlet
  8. Type E USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type E 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