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

Using Type B Micro USB cord and a three pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Beninese power outlet and how to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Type E USB adapter.

Beninese power outlet

Complicated combinations of region codes and plugs can often cause confusion when planning on staying in another country especially if you've never visited before. These instructions were written to stop you needing to worry if you'll be able to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when Benin.If you are visiting Benin this page contains instructions showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using their types E or C Beninese 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. When you are visiting Benin from a different country make sure 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) check that the 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 when powering up.

This guide shows you how to connect the Beninese power outlet to the Kindle tablet and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections to see the full list of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. You can identify this Kindle by the power and volume buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the back. These instructions assume that you are using firmware version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, but if not please visit Amazon for the latest Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation update to ensure you have the most up to date features for your Kindle Fire. For further information go to the Amazon.com website for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

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

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

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

What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Benin?

If travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation or visiting multiple countries then the best international travel power adapter for Benin is a multiple USB charger which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Beninois use two different types of plug sockets (types E and C) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C. Because these chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and can handle from 100 volts - 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa just by changing the included plugs. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation supports Fast Charge then you'll benefit from quicker charging times with one of these types of USB travel adapters plus support for certain power hungry devices like tablets.

Unlike other travel chargers having a four port charger means you can power multiple devices at once without needing to buy individual travel adapters or using up additional wall outlets. By only bringing a single travel charger will keep the overall size and weight down, making it ideal to store in hand baggage. Due to their versatility these types of power chargers can be used at home so when you're not on holiday they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple tablets, phones and speakers without needing an additional wall outlet.

We recommend searching for this type of versatile travel adapter online, the power charger illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully for recharging multiple USB devices in numerous different countries.

Alternative travel adapter for Benin

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, however for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power adapters offer surge protection which can be necessary for visitors of regions with unstable power grids to prevent damage to any connected devices from voltage spikes. These power adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China 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 Benin using 3 pinned type B US plug sockets.
  • 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 from America using type B plugs. This is a more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with only 1 less AC outlet at almost half the price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 2 AC outlets but offers 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 majority of travellers from around the world visiting Benin.
What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Benin?

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Beninese power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Using Type B Micro USB cord and a three pinned Type C Europlug USB charger to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Beninese power outlet.

  1. In order to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Beninese power outlet you will 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 inserting the Type C USB power adapter in the Beninese power outlet. You can recognise the plug outlet by 2 holes adjacent to each other where the live and neutral plug outlet pins slide into.
  3. Connect the USB end of the Type B 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. At the base of your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition Forth Generation found next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Beninese power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation will show a lightning icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The tablet takes around under 6 hours to fully recharge but this is likely to take longer if you are using the device whilst charging. 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 battery times.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Beninese power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

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

A step-by-step guide showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Beninese power outlet with Type B USB connector with a 3 pinned Type E power charger.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from the Beninese power outlet you'll need to buy a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Firstly you'll need to insert the Type E USB power adapter in the wall outlet. The recessed circular plug supply, also called a CEE 7/7 outlet, can be recognised by the two large circular adjacent holes next to each other with a long metal grounding pin protruding in the top in a triangle shape.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB type B cord into the USB adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You can find the USB port on the foot of your tablet located next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Beninese power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the tablet screen will show a charge icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Fire takes around 6 hours to fully recharge however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. Typically the battery life on the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation lasts roughly 7 - 8 hours. For further information on charging the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation 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 E power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Beninese power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benin - Benin 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&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/typeE.htm - Type E power outlet
  8. Type E USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type E mains power outlet
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters