How to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when staying in Burundi

Using type B USB connector with a 3 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Burundian power outlet and powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Type E power plug.

Burundian power outlet

Varying different combinations of region codes and plugs can often be confusing when planning to stay in another country, especially for the first time traveller. This page has been specifically written to stop you worrying if you'll be able to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when Burundi.This guide shows what you'll need to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when travelling to Burundi by using the standard types E or C Burundian 220 volt 50Hz plug outlets. When you are visiting Burundi from a different country check that your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can accept a 240 volt supply. If the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120 volts make sure 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.

The following page shows how to connect the Burundian power outlet to your Kindle tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections for the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. You can recognise this Kindle tablet by the power and volume buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. These instructions assume that you have installed version 4.5.5 firmware or greater for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, but if not please visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle OS update which ensures you have the most up-to-date fixes for your device. For further information go to the support site at Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

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

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

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation to a Burundian power outlet by using a power convertor.

What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Burundi?

When you are travelling to more than one country the best international travel power adapter for Burundi to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. There are two types of plug sockets that Barundi use (types E and C) and bringing this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

Because these chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and handle 100 to 240 volts will mean that you can travel to over 100 countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa just by changing the included plugs. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge (note not all USB devices do) then you'll benefit from much faster recharging times by using one of these power chargers plus support for more power hungry devices like tablets.

Having a four port charger means you can charge more than one device at the same time without needing to bring multiple travel adapters. Only needing to pack a single international USB travel charger will also keep the overall size down, making it perfect to store in hand baggage as well as being convenient for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation at the airport or on the plane. Due to their flexibility these types of adapters can be used when back at home so when you're not travelling they can sit under your bedside table charging multiple tablets, phones and speakers without needing an additional power outlet.

If you travel frequently we recommend searching for this type of flexible power charger online, the multipurpose travel adapter illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous countries with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Burundi

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country 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 three power strips offer surge protection which is useful for visitors of 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 Burundi 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 compact option for travellers originating from North America visiting Burundi.
  • 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 North America using type B plugs. This is a more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with one less AC outlet for almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 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 Burundi.
What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Burundi?

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

Using type B USB connector with a 3 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Burundian power outlet.

  1. If you want to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from the Burundian power outlet you'll need to use a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Plug in the Type C USB power adapter in the wall outlet. This power outlet can be identified by two circular holes adjacent to each other.
  3. Then connect one 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 Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You can find the USB port on the foot of your Forth Generation Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition found next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Burundian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation will show a charging icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes approximately less than 6 hours to fully charge however this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation should last approximately 7 to 8 hours depending on use. For more 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 battery life.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Burundian power outlet

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

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Burundian power outlet with USB type B connector and a Type E power charger.

  1. To supply power to a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Burundian power outlet you will need to buy a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by taking the Type E USB power adapter and plugging it into the Burundian power outlet. This round wall supply can be identified by two large round holes 19mm apart from each other along with a metal earth pin protruding in the top forming a triangular shape.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB mains 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 Kids Edition Kindle situated next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Burundian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation will show a charge icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes approximately under 6 hours to fully recharge however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power supply and if you are using the tablet during the recharging cycle. The tablet battery life lasts around 7 to 8 hours depending on use. For further information on charging the Fire please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life.
How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Burundian power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burundi - Burundian country entry on Wikipedia
  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