How to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in East Timor

Using USB type B connector with a 3 pinned Type E USB adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with an East Timor power outlet, how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a Europlug Type C power charger and how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a Schuko Type F USB charger

East Timor power outlet

Different region codes and plugs can often be daunting when planning on travelling to another country, especially for the first time traveller. With only a handful of different types of standards used in the world this guide shows exactly what you'll need in advance to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in East Timor. This page has been written to prevent you worrying if you'll be able to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when abroad.When you're going to travel to East Timor these useful instructions show how to supply power to your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using their E, C, F or I type 220 volt 50Hz power outlets. You will find that most power sockets will vary depending on which country you're taking a trip to therefore we suggest that you read our Wiki Connections world power supplies page where you'll find a complete list of powering devices in different destinations. If travelling to East Timor from another country please make sure the Kindle Fire HD 7 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.

This list of instructions shows how to connect the East Timor power outlet to your 7 inch Kindle and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. Please ensure these instructions relate to your Kindle Fireby visiting the Amazon page to see the full series of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. You can identify the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation 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 you have installed firmware version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, but if you don't please visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle software update to make sure you have the most up-to-date features for your Kindle. Go to the manufacturers website at Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual [2] for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in East Timor

Can the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation be used in East Timor?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in East Timor.

What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in East Timor?

If travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation then the best international travel power adapter for East Timor to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [11]. East Timorese use four different types of plug sockets (E, C, F and I) and bringing this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

As these types of chargers come with interchangeable plugs and can handle from 100 - 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries around the world simply by switching the included heads over. If your model of Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can support Fast Charge (please note that not all USB devices do) then you'll benefit from much quicker charging times with one of these power chargers and compatibility with more power hungry devices like tablets.

Having a four port charger means you can power multiple devices at once without needing to buy individual travel adapters on your trip to East Timor or occupying additional power outlets. Only bringing a single travel charger will help keep the size down, making it perfect to fold up in hand luggage whilst travelling. Due to their flexibility these types of adapters can be used when back at home so when you're not travelling they can sit under your bedside table charging multiple smartphones, tablets and e-readers with only a single plug socket.

For those travelling often we recommend searching for this type of versatile travel adapter at an electronics retailer. The power charger illustrated is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [11] which has been successfully tested for charging multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries around the world on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for East Timor

The 4 port USB travel charger [11] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to recharge devices using USB, but for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power strips offer surge protection which is useful for visitors of counties with unreliable or unstable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected appliances from voltage spikes. These power adapters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering 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 best selling portable option for travellers originating from North America going to East Timor using 3 pinned type B US 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 more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with only 1 less AC outlet at almost half the price.
  • Yubi Universal Power Strip Kit - The Yobi only has 2 USB charging ports but offers a more generous 6 AC outlets. This versatile power strip is compatible with both American plugs and popular plug types A, B, E, F, G and I making it suitable for a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting East Timor.
What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in East Timor?

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet

Using USB type B cable with a 3 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet.

  1. To supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using an East Timor power outlet you will need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by inserting the Type C USB power adapter in the East Timor power outlet. The plug outlet can be identified by two circular adjacent holes.
  3. Connect one end of the Type B Micro USB cord into the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. On the top right of your located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the East Timor power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the display will display a lightning icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The takes around 6 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity, but this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation should last approximately 8 to 11 hours depending on use. For more information on charging the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet

How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet

Using USB type B connector with a 3 pinned Type E USB adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with an East Timor power outlet.

  1. If you want to power the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from the East Timor power outlet you'll need to use 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 identify this wall supply by two holes 19mm apart from each other for live and neutral with one metal earth pin protruding in the top forming a triangular shape.
  3. Then connect one end of the Type B USB cord into the power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. At the top of the tablet located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the East Timor power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the tablet display will display a charging 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 if you are using the device during the charging cycle. The battery life on your Fire should last around 8 to 11 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life.
How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with an East Timor power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

Using USB type B cable with a 3 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet.

  1. In order to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from the East Timor power outlet you'll need to buy a Type F USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by inserting the Type F USB power adapter in the power supply. You can identify this wall supply by two 4.8mm round adjacent holes next to each other where the twin plug outlet pins slide into and grounding clips on the top and bottom.
  3. Connect one end of the Type B Micro USB cord into the power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. On the top of the tablet located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the East Timor power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the tablet display will display a lightning icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The tablet takes around 6 hours to completely charge 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 tablet should last approximately 8 to 11 hours. For more information on charging the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with an East Timor power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timor-Leste - East Timor page on wikipedia.org
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201597000&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=UZWL22ALFPXJ3QYM - Kindle Fire HD 7 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 7 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