Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a power outlet in Ukraine

Using type B USB Micro cord with a three pin Type C power adapter to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Ukrainian power outlet and charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a double pinned Type F USB charger.

Ukrainian power outlet

Various combinations of voltages and standards can often be daunting when planning to visit a new country especially if you've never visited before. This page contains useful instructions which shows how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when visiting Ukraine using their standard F or C type 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. When travelling to Ukraine from a different region ensure that your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can accept a 240 volt supply. If it originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) make sure that the device is dual voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) else you may need to use an additional voltage converter to prevent the device from overheating whilst powering it. If you plan on taking a trip to a destination such as Kiev or Kharkiv we recommend referring to the Ukraine wikipedia page [1] for more details prior to visiting the location.

These instructions show how to connect the Ukrainian power outlet to the tablet and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. Please visit the Amazon page for the full series of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. You can identify this Kindle Fire by the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear. These instructions assume you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the Fire operating system for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, but if you don't we recommend installing the most recent Kindle update which ensures you have all the latest features for your Kindle. For more information go to the manufacturers site at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Ukraine

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

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation to a Ukrainian power outlet by using a power adaptor.

What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Ukraine?

If you are travelling to more than one country or bringing more than your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation then the best international travel adapter for Ukraine to buy is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. There are two different standards of plug sockets in Ukraine (F and C) and using a travel adapter like this ensures that you are covered for type C.

Because these chargers come with interchangeable pins and handle from 100 - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries around the world just by changing the heads over. If your type of Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation supports Fast Charge (note that not all USB devices can) then you'll benefit from quicker recharging times with one of these USB power chargers, plus compatibility with certain power hungry devices like tablets. This will also allow you to power more than one device simultaneously without needing to pack multiple power chargers on your Ukrainian trip. Only packing a single international travel charger will keep the overall weight down, making it ideal to store in hand luggage. Due to their space saving flexibility these types of travel chargers can be used when back at home not just abroad so when you're not on holiday they can sit overnight charging multiple smartphones and tablets using just a single power outlet.

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

Alternative travel adapter for Ukraine

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, but 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 is necessary for travellers to counties with unreliable or unstable power grids. These power adapters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Ukraine and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling compact power converter for travellers originating from North America visiting Ukraine.
  • 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. This gives practically the same set of features as the BESTEK with 1 less AC outlet at almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 2 AC outlets but offers a 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 Ukraine.
What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Ukraine?

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

Using type B USB micro cord with a three pin Type C power adapter to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Ukrainian power outlet.

  1. If you want to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from the Ukrainian power outlet you will need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Plug the Type C USB power adapter into the wall supply. The wall outlet, sometimes called the Europlug, is identified by the 2 round holes adjacent to each other where the twin plug outlet pins sit.
  3. Plug in one end of the Type B Micro USB cable into the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You'll find the USB port on the base of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire HD found next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Ukrainian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition will show a charge icon to indicate that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes less than 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity, however this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the device during recharging. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation battery life lasts approximately 7 - 8 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Ukrainian power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Ukrainian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

Using type B USB micro connector with a three pin Type F USB adapter to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Ukrainian power outlet.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Ukrainian power outlet you'll need a Type F USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by taking the Type F USB power adapter and inserting it in the Ukrainian power outlet. You can recognise the wall outlet by two large round holes 19 mm apart from each other, plus two thin grounding clips above and below.
  3. Plug in one end of the Type B Micro USB cable into the mains power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You'll find the USB port on the base of the Kids Edition Kindle Fire HD found next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Ukrainian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Forth Generation will show a charge icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes less than 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity, however this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the device during the charging process. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation battery life should last around 7 - 8 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Ukrainian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ukraine - Ukraine 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=201642330&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=DIYALF77Y2U4CRVP - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 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 Kids Edition tablet 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/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  8. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F 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