Charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a power outlet in Uzbekistan

Simple instructions showing you how to power a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation with an Uzbekistani power outlet using type B USB Micro connector with a Europlug Type C USB charger and how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation using a 3 pin Type I power plug.

Uzbekistani power outlet

Varying different voltages and plugs can often be daunting when planning to stay in a new country, especially to the first time traveller. With only a handful of different types of plug sockets used throughout the world this guide shows exactly what you'll need to pick up in advance to power your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation . This guide was written to prevent travellers worrying if they'll be able to power their Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation abroad.When you are travelling to Uzbekistan this page has instructions showing you charging the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation using the types I or C 220 volt 50Hz plug outlets. If you are travelling to Uzbekistan from a different region please check the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation can accept a 240v supply. If it originated in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120v check that the device is dual voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional voltage converter to stop the device from being damaged when powering up. If you're planning to visit a destination such as Tashkent or Namangan please refer to the Uzbekistani Wikipedia page [1] for more indepth information.

These instructions show how to connect the Uzbekistani power outlet to the Second Generation Kindle Fire HD and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generationfrom the Kindle Fire series. Please visit the Amazon page to see the full range of Amazon Kindle Fire models. This Kindle model is recognised by a front facing HD camera, the volume and power buttons on the sides and the Kindle logo on the back. This page assumes that you have installed version 7.5.1 Fire OS or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation, however if you don't we suggest installing the most recent Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation software update to ensure you have the most up to date set of features for your Kindle Fire. Go to Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation PDF manual for further information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Uzbekistan

Can the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation be used in Uzbekistan?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation to an Uzbekistani power outlet by using the correct power convertor.

What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Uzbekistan?

When travelling to more than one country or bringing more than just your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation then the best travel power adapter for Uzbekistan is a multiple USB port charger which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. There are two standards of plug sockets in Uzbekistan (I and C) and using a power adapter like this will ensure that you are covered for type C. As these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and handle from 100 volts - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries around the world just by switching the included heads. If your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation supports Fast Charge (please note not all USB devices can) then you'll benefit from much quicker recharging times with one of these types of USB power adapters and additional support for more power demanding devices like tablets.

Unlike other adapters this means you can recharge multiple devices simultaneously without needing to bring seperate travel chargers on your Uzbekistani trip. By only needing to bring a single USB travel charger will help keep the overall size and weight down, making it perfect to store in hand luggage and on hand for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation at the airport or on your flight. Because of their versatility these types of chargers can be used at home not just abroad so when you're not on holiday they can sit overnight charging multiple tablets, phones and e-readers with just a single wall outlet.

We recommend searching for a flexible travel charger of this nature online; the travel adapter illustrated is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully for charging multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Uzbekistan

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation, however for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power strips offer surge protection which can be crucial for visitors of counties with unstable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected devices from voltage spikes. These travel adapters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Uzbekistan and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular portable option for travellers originating from America going to Uzbekistan.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from America using type B plugs and offers almost the same functionality as the BESTEK with just one less AC outlet at almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 2 AC outlets but offers a more flexible 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 a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting Uzbekistan.
What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Uzbekistan?

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from an Uzbekistani power outlet

Simple instructions showing you how to power a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation with an Uzbekistani power outlet using type B USB Micro connector with a Europlug Type C USB charger.

  1. If you want to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from an Uzbekistani 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. Begin the process by taking the Type C USB power adapter and inserting it in the Uzbekistani power outlet. The plug supply, sometimes called the Europlug, can be recognised by two holes adjacent to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation. You'll find the USB port on the side of the 7" Kindle located next to the HDMI output.
  4. Switch on the Uzbekistani power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the 7" Kindle screen will show a charge icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation takes approximately around 5 hours to fully charge to full capacity but this is likely to be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. The Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation battery life should last 7 to 10 hours depending on how you use it. For more information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process and battery life.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from an Uzbekistani power outlet

How to use a Type I power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from an Uzbekistani power outlet

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation with an Uzbekistani power outlet using type B USB Micro cord with a Type I power adapter.

  1. In order to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation using an Uzbekistani power outlet you'll need a Type I USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by plugging the Type I USB power adapter into the wall supply. This plug supply (technically called the Type I power outlet [7]) can be identified by the 3 slots for the live, neutral and earth.
  3. Connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation. On the side of the Kindle located next to the HDMI socket you'll find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Uzbekistani power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the 7 inch Kindle will display a charge icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation takes roughly around 5 hours to fully charge to full capacity but this may be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device during the charging process. The Second Generation Kindle Fire HD battery life should last 7 to 10 hours depending on how you use the tablet. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process and battery life.
How to use a Type I power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from an Uzbekistani power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uzbekistan - Uzbekistani Wikipedia page
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=200939330&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=2Y75DDOG5AGHRIB2 - Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd 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 2nd 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/typeI.htm - Type I power outlet
  8. Type I USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type I 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