Charging your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a power outlet in Uzbekistan

The WikiConnections guide showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from an Uzbekistani power outlet with Micro USB type B cord with a 3 pin Europlug Type C power adapter and how to power a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using a Type I USB charger.

Uzbekistani power outlet

Complicated voltages and standards can often be daunting when planning to travel to a new country if you've never visited before. These instructions have been written to stop you having to worry if you'll be able to charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation abroad.This page has step by step instructions which shows exactly what you'll need to power your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation when you're in Uzbekistan using their standard I or C type 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. If you are visiting Uzbekistan from another region please check the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation can accept a 240v supply. If it was purchased from a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110 volts double check your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation is dual-voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional transformer to prevent the device from over-heating when charging it. If you intend to visit a place like Tashkent or Namangan we recommend referring to the Uzbekistani country Wiki page [1] for more details.

These instructions show how to connect the Uzbekistani power outlet to the tablet and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. Please visit the Amazon page for the full series of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. This Kindle model can be identified by rear and front facing HD cameras, the volume and power buttons on the back and an Amazon logo on the rear. These instructions assume you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the OS for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation, if you don't please visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation software update to make sure you have the most up-to-date fixes for your Kindle Fire. 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 Uzbekistan

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

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

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

When travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation or visiting more than one country then the best travel charger for Uzbekistan is a multiple USB port charger which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Uzbekistanis use two different standards of wall outlets (types I and C) 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 will mean that you can travel to 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 quicker recharging times with one of these USB power adapters, plus additional compatibility with certain power hungry devices like tablets. Unlike other travel chargers having a four port adapter means you can recharge more than one device at once without needing to bring individual power adapters or occupying additional power sockets. Only packing a single USB travel charger will keep the size and weight down, making it perfect to fold up and store in hand baggage whilst travelling as well as being suitable for recharging your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation at an airport or on the flight. Due to their versatility these types of chargers can be used at home not just abroad so when you're not travelling they can sit overnight charging multiple phones, tablets and speakers using just a single power outlet.

We suggest searching for this type of flexible power adapter at your preferred electronics retailer. The travel charger illustrated here is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully for powering multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world.

Alternative travel adapter for Uzbekistan

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to charge devices using USB, but for those also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power converters offer surge protection which can be crucial when visiting counties with unstable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected devices. These travel converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Continental Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular portable power adapter for travellers originating from America going to Uzbekistan.
  • 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.
  • 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 ideal for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Uzbekistan.
What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Uzbekistan?

Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with an Uzbekistani power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Instructions on how to power a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from an Uzbekistani power outlet using USB micro type B connector and a Type C Europlug power charger.

  1. If you want to supply power to the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using an Uzbekistani power outlet you'll need a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by taking the Type C USB power adapter and inserting it in the Uzbekistani power outlet. The power supply (known as the Type C power outlet [3] or Europlug) is identified by the 2 round adjacent holes next to each other for live and neutral.
  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. At the base of your Kindle tablet located next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Uzbekistani power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the Fire will display a charge icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation takes under 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity however this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. Typically the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation battery life should last roughly 10 - 12 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the recharging procedure.
Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with an Uzbekistani power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from an Uzbekistani power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type I USB adapter

Using type B USB micro connector with a three pinned Type I power adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with an Uzbekistani power outlet.

  1. To charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using the Uzbekistani power outlet you will need to buy a Type I USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Plug the Type I USB power adapter into the power supply. The power supply, technically called a Type I power outlet [7], can be identified by the 3 thin slots for the live, neutral and earth blades.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. At the foot of the tablet found next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Uzbekistani power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation screen will display a charging icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The 8.9 inch Kindle Fire takes roughly under 6 hours to completely recharge to 100 percent capacity but this may be longer if you are using the tablet whilst charging. Typically the battery life on your Forth Generation Kindle Fire lasts 10 to 12 hours depending on how you use it. Please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the charging process.
Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 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 - Uzbekistani country Wiki 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=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/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