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

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 Uzbekistani power outlet and powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a 3 pinned Type I USB adapter.

Uzbekistani power outlet

Varying different combinations of voltages and standards can often be confusing when planning to travel to a different country if you've never visited before. These instructions were written to prepare visitors wanting to charge their Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when going to Uzbekistan.If you are going to travel to Uzbekistan the following instructions show charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using their Type I or C 220 volt 50Hz plug outlets. If travelling to Uzbekistan from another country please ensure that the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation came from a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110v check that your device is dual-voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional transformer to stop the device from overloading whilst powering it up.

These instructions show you how to connect the Uzbekistani power outlet to the tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections for the full product range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. You can recognise 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 an Amazon logo on the back. This guide assumes you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation operating system, however if not please visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle software update which makes 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 Uzbekistan

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

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

What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Uzbekistan?

If travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation and visiting multiple countries then the best international travel charger for Uzbekistan is a multiple USB charger which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. There are two types of plug sockets that Uzbekistanis use (types I and C) and bringing this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

As these types of chargers come with interchangeable plugs and can handle 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 faster charging times with one of these power chargers plus support for certain power demanding devices like tablets.

Unlike other travel adapters this means you can power multiple devices at once without needing to pack seperate power chargers for your Uzbekistani trip or occupying additional power outlets. By only needing to pack a single international USB travel charger will keep the weight down, making it perfect to store in hand baggage as well as being convenient for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation at the airport or on the plane. Because of their space saving versatility these types of power chargers can be used back at home so when you're not on holiday they can be used overnight charging multiple tablets and phones without using up an additional power outlet.

If you travel on a regular basis we recommend buying an adaptable power charger similar to this at an electronics retailer - the multipurpose travel adapter illustrated below is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully for recharging multiple USB devices in numerous different 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 around the world wanting to charge devices via USB, but for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power converters offer surge protection which can be necessary when visiting counties with unreliable or unstable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected appliances from voltage spikes. These power converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering both Uzbekistan 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 compact option for travellers originating from North America going to Uzbekistan 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 one less AC outlet at almost half the price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 2 AC outlets but offers a more generous 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 suitable for a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting Uzbekistan.
What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Uzbekistan?

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

  1. To supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using an Uzbekistani power outlet you'll 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 Uzbekistani power outlet. You can identify this wall supply by two round adjacent holes next to each other where the twin plug outlet pins slide into.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. You can find the USB port on the top right of your 7 inch Kindle situated next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Uzbekistani power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the screen will show a charge icon to indicate that the 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 Fire HD 7 4th generation should last approximately 8 to 11 hours depending on use. For further information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process and battery times.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an Uzbekistani power outlet

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an Uzbekistani power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type I USB adapter

Using Type B Micro USB connector and a Type I power charger to power your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an Uzbekistani power outlet.

  1. If you want to power a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using an Uzbekistani power outlet you will need a Type I USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Plug in the Type I USB power adapter in the wall outlet. You can recognise the power outlet by 3 slots in an upside-down triangle configuration with the top two slots sloping upward for the live, neutral and earth blades.
  3. Then connect one end of the type B USB cord into the power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. On the top right of the located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Uzbekistani power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation screen will display a lightning icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation takes around less than 6 hours to completely charge however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power supply and if you are using the tablet during recharging. Typically the Fire battery life is 8 - 11 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an Uzbekistani power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type I USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uzbekistan - Uzbekistan country 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/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