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

The Wiki Connections guide on how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with an Iraqi power outlet by using Type B Micro USB cord and a 3 pinned Type D USB charger, how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a 3 pinned Type G USB charger and recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Europlug Type C USB adapter

Iraqi power outlet

Complicated voltages and standards can often be daunting when planning on travelling to another country, especially if you've never visited before. When you're travelling to Iraq this page contains instructions showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using their standard types G, C or D Iraqi 230 volt 50Hz plug outlets. You'll discover most power sockets are different regionally so we suggest that you read the WikiConnections global power supplies page where you'll find a complete list of regions and countries. If you are travelling to Iraq from a different country double check the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If it 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 whilst powering it up.

These instructions show you how to connect the Iraqi power outlet to your Fire and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generationfrom the Kindle Fire series. Please check these instructions relate to your exact Kindle Fireby visiting the Amazon page for the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. You can recognise this Kindle version by the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the back. These instructions assume that you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the OS for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, however if not we suggest installing the latest Kindle software update which makes sure you have the latest fixes for your Kindle Fire. 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 Iraq

Can the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation be used in Iraq?

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation to an Iraqi power outlet.

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

When you are travelling to more than one country or bringing along more than just your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation the best travel charger for Iraq to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [11]. There are three types of wall outlets in Iraq (G, C and D) and using a travel charger like this will ensure that you are covered for both types C and G.

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 Kids Edition tablet 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.

This means you can charge more than one device at the same time without needing to bring individual power chargers for your trip. Because you are only needing to bring a single international USB travel charger will keep the weight down, making it perfect to fold up in hand luggage. Due to their flexibility these types of travel chargers can be used at home so when you're not on holiday they can be used overnight charging multiple tablets, phones and speakers without needing an additional plug socket.

For those travelling often 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 [11] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Iraq

The 4 port USB travel charger [11] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to charge devices via USB, however for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power strips offer surge protection which is useful when visiting counties with unreliable power grids. These power adapters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering both Iraq and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular portable power converter for travellers originating from America going to Iraq.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from North America using type B plugs. This gives the same functionality as the BESTEK with just 1 less AC outlet for almost half price.
  • Yubi Universal Power Strip Kit - The Yobi has just 2 USB charging ports but offers a 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 most travellers from around the world visiting Iraq.
What is the best power charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Iraq?

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Iraqi power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

Using USB Micro Type B cable and a Type G USB adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Iraqi power outlet.

  1. To supply power to a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Iraqi power outlet you'll need to use a Type G USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Insert the Type G USB power adapter in the Iraqi power outlet. The plug outlet, sometimes called a Type G power outlet [3], looks like 3 slots with plastic shutters forming a triangle configuration for live, neutral and ground.
  3. Then connect one end of the Type B Micro USB cord into the bottom of the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You can find the USB port at the bottom of the Kids Edition Kindle situated next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Iraqi power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the display will display a charge icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Fire takes less than 6 hours to fully recharge however this is likely to take longer if you are using the device whilst charging. Typically the tablet battery life lasts 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.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Iraqi power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

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

Instructions showing how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Iraqi power outlet using Micro USB type B connector and a three pin Type C Europlug USB adapter.

  1. If you want to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Iraqi power outlet you will need a Type C USB power adapter [8] 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 plugging it into the Iraqi power outlet. This wall supply, sometimes known as the Type C power outlet [7], is recognised by the 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 bottom of the USB power 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 at the bottom of the Kids Edition Kindle situated next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Iraqi power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the display will display a charge icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The takes less than 6 hours to fully recharge however this is likely to take longer if you are using the device whilst charging. Typically the tablet battery life lasts 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 C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Iraqi power outlet

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

The Wiki Connections guide on how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with an Iraqi power outlet by using Type B Micro USB cord and a 3 pinned Type D USB charger.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from the Iraqi power outlet you'll need a Type D USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by inserting the Type D USB power adapter in the Iraqi power outlet. You can recognise the plug outlet by 3 circular holes forming a triangular pattern.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB Micro Type B connector into the power 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 Iraqi 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 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 during the charging cycle. Typically the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation battery life is 7 - 8 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process and battery times.
How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Iraqi power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iraq - wikipedia.org page about Iraq
  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/typeC.htm - Type C power outlet
  8. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet
  9. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeD.htm - Type D power outlet
  10. Type D USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type D 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