How to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a power outlet in Guinea-Bissau

Using Type B USB cable with a Europlug Type C USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Bissau-Guinean power outlet.

Bissau-Guinean power outlet

Different combinations of standards and sockets can all be confusing when planning to stay in another country especially if you've never visited before. When travelling to Guinea-Bissau these useful instructions show charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by using the standard 220 volt 50Hz C Type plug outlet, with the Bissau-Guineans using a Europlug for charging. If travelling to Guinea-Bissau from another country check your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can accept a 240 volt supply. If it was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) make sure that the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional power transformer to prevent the device from being damaged whilst powering it. If you plan on taking a trip to a city like Bissau please refer to the Guinea-Bissau Wikipedia page [1] for more information prior to the location.

The following page shows how to connect the Bissau-Guinean power outlet to the Kids Edition Kindle and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generationfrom the Kindle Fire series. We recommend visiting the Amazon page on WikiConnections to see the full list of Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. This model of the Kindle is identified by the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. This page assumes you have installed firmware version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, but if not we recommend installing the latest Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation software update which makes sure you have the latest set of features for your Kindle. Go to the support website at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Guinea-Bissau

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Guinea-Bissau?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Guinea-Bissau by using a power convertor.

What is the best power charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Guinea-Bissau?

When you are travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation and visiting more than one country then the best international travel charger for Guinea-Bissau is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [7]. Because these chargers come with interchangeable plugs and can handle 100 - 240 volts will mean that you can travel to over 100 countries around the world simply by changing the supplied heads over. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation supports Fast Charge then you'll benefit from faster recharging times by using one of these power adapters, along with support for certain power demanding devices like tablets.

Having a 4 port adapter will allow you to recharge more than one device simultaneously without needing to pack seperate travel adapters or using up additional power outlets. Because you are only needing a single international USB travel charger will help keep the weight down, making it ideal to fold up in hand baggage and suitable for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation at an airport or on a flight. Because of their space saving flexibility these types of adapters can be used at home as well as abroad so when you're not on holiday they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple smartphones and tablets with only a single power outlet.

We suggest searching for this type of versatile travel charger at an electronics retailer; the multipurpose travel charger illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [7] which has been successfully tested for charging multiple USB devices in numerous different countries with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Guinea-Bissau

The 4 port USB travel charger [7] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to recharge devices via USB, but for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power strips offer surge protection which can be necessary when visiting counties with unstable power grids to prevent damage to any connected devices from voltage spikes. These power converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Guinea-Bissau and over 150 countries around the world:

  • 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 compact power converter for travellers originating from America going to Guinea-Bissau.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from the US using type B plugs and is a much more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with 1 less AC outlet at almost half the price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 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 suitable for a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting Guinea-Bissau.
What is the best power charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Guinea-Bissau?

How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Bissau-Guinean power outlet

Using Type B USB cable with a Europlug Type C USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Bissau-Guinean power outlet.

  1. To supply power to your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from the Bissau-Guinean 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. First plug in the Type C USB power adapter in the Bissau-Guinean power outlet. You can identify the plug outlet by 2 round holes adjacent to each other where the twin pins sit.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. On the base of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition Forth Generation located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Bissau-Guinean power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the tablet will show a lightning bolt icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Forth Generation Kindle Fire takes around 6 hours to fully recharge but this is likely to take longer if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. Typically the battery life on the Kindle tablet should last roughly 7 - 8 hours depending on use. For further information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Bissau-Guinean power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guinea-Bissau - Guinea-Bissau 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. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters