Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a power outlet in East Timor

Instructions showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with an East Timor power outlet with type B USB micro connector with a three pinned Type F USB adapter, powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using a 2 pin Europlug Type C power adapter and charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using a double pin Type E power charger

East Timor power outlet

Varying different voltages and plugs can all lead to confusion when planning to stay in another country especially if you've never been there before. This page contains simple instructions showing how to power your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation when visiting East Timor using the standard E, C, F or I type East Timor 220 volt 50Hz plug outlets. If you are travelling to East Timor from a different country please double check your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) ensure your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional power transformer to stop the device from being damaged whilst powering it up.

This list of instructions shows you how to connect the East Timor power outlet to your 8.9" Kindle Fire and refers to the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. Please check these instructions relate to your Kindle Fire model, visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll see the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. This Kindle Fire model is identified by front and rear facing cameras, the volume and power buttons on the back and the Amazon logo on the back. This page assumes you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation Fire OS, if not please visit Amazon for the latest Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation software update to ensure you have the most up-to-date fixes for your tablet. Visit the Amazon support site for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation instruction manual [2] for further information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in East Timor

Can the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation be used in East Timor?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation to an East Timor power outlet by using a power adaptor.

What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in East Timor?

If travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation and visiting more than one country the best international travel charger for East Timor to buy is a multiple USB port charger which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [11]. East Timorese use four different standards of plug sockets (types E, C, F and I) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C.

As these chargers come with interchangeable plugs and handle from 100 volts - 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries around the world simply by changing the plugs over. If your type of Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation can support Fast Charge (note that not all USB devices can) then you'll benefit from much quicker recharging times with one of these USB power chargers, plus compatibility with certain power hungry devices like tablets. Having a four port adapter means you can power more than one device at once without needing to buy multiple power adapters on your trip. By only needing a single lightweight travel charger will also keep the size down, making it ideal to store in hand luggage while travelling. Because of their flexibility these types of power adapters can be used when you return home so when you're not on holiday they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple tablets and phones without needing an additional wall outlet.

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

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, however for those also wanting to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power adapters offer surge protection which is useful when visiting regions with unreliable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected devices from voltage spikes. These travel adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover Continental Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling portable power adapter for travellers originating from America going to East Timor.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from the US using type B plugs. This gives the same set of features as the BESTEK with one less AC outlet at almost half price.
  • Yubi Universal Power Strip Kit - The Yobi has just 2 USB charging ports but offers a more flexible 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 majority of travellers from around the world visiting East Timor.
What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in East Timor?

Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Learn how to charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet with type B USB Micro cord with a three pin Type C power adapter.

  1. To charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using the East Timor power outlet you will need a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by plugging the Type C USB power adapter into the wall supply. The wall supply, sometimes called the Europlug, is identified by the 2 round adjacent holes next to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB micro type B cable into the bottom of the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. You will find the USB port on the bottom of your Forth Generation Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 found next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the East Timor power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation display will show a lightning bolt icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Forth Generation Kindle Fire takes around less than 6 hours to completely recharge but this may be longer if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. Typically the 8.9" Kindle Fire battery life should last 10 - 12 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure.
Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with an East Timor power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type E USB adapter

Using Type B USB micro cable with a Type E power adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with an East Timor power outlet.

  1. If you want to supply power to the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using an East Timor power outlet you'll need a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type E USB power adapter and inserting it in the East Timor power outlet. This sunken circular wall outlet, sometimes called the Type E power outlet [7], can be identified by two 4.8mm holes 19mm adjacent to each other with a single metal grounding pin protruding the top in a triangular shape.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB micro type B cable into the bottom of the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. You will find the USB port on the bottom of your Forth Generation Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 found next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the East Timor power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation display will show a lightning bolt icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Forth Generation Kindle Fire takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely recharge but this may be longer if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. Typically the 8.9" Kindle Fire battery life should last 10 - 12 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure.
Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with an East Timor power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type E USB adapter

Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet by using a two pinned Schuko Type F USB adapter

Instructions showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with an East Timor power outlet with type B USB micro connector with a three pinned Type F USB adapter.

  1. In order to supply power to your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from an 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 the process by taking the Type F USB power adapter and inserting it in the East Timor power outlet. You can recognise this wall outlet by two large holes 19 mm next to each other along with two grounding clips at the top and bottom.
  3. Connect one end of the USB micro type B connector into the bottom of the power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. You can find the USB port at the bottom of your 8.9" Kindle Fire located next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the East Timor power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the 8.9 inch Kindle Fire display will show a lightning icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle tablet takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely recharge but this may take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HDX Forth Generation should last 10 to 12 hours depending on how you use it. For further information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the recharging procedure.
Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from an East Timor power outlet by using a two pinned Schuko Type F USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timor-Leste - wikipedia.org web page 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=201597010&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=VKCJFRPACVESDX7I - Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 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 HDX 8.9 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