How to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a power outlet in The Central African Republic

The Wiki Connections guide on how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Central African power outlet with micro USB Type B connector and a three pin Type C Europlug USB charger and how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a two pinned Type E USB plug.

Central African power outlet

Various voltages and standards can all cause confusion when planning to visit a different country especially if you've never been there before. This isn't as complex as it appears, with only a handful of different types of plug sockets being used in the world this guide shows exactly what you'll need to purchase in advance to power the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The Central African Republic. These instructions were specifically written to prevent travellers needing to worry if they can power their Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when they're going to The Central African Republic.This page contains step-by-step instructions which shows exactly how to supply power to your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when you are visiting The Central African Republic by using their Type E or C Central African 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. When you are travelling to The Central African Republic from another country please make sure your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can be used with a 240v supply. If the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110v check your Kindle Fire HD 6 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 overloading whilst powering it.

These instructions show you how to connect the Central African power outlet to your tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation not other tablets in the Kindle Fire range. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll find the full series of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire models. This Kindle can be recognised by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the volume and power buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. This guide assumes you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation OS, however if not we suggest installing the latest Kindle software update which ensures you have the latest features for your tablet. Visit the manufacturers website at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual [2] for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The Central African Republic

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The Central African Republic?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The Central African Republic by using a power convertor.

What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The Central African Republic?

If you are travelling to more than one country the best international travel power adapter for The Central African Republic to buy is a multiple USB charger which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. There are two different standards of plug sockets that Central Africans use (types E and C) and using a travel charger like this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

As these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and handle from 100 volts to 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa just by switching the plugs. If your model of Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation supports Fast Charge (not all USB devices do) then you'll benefit from much quicker charging times with one of these types of USB travel adapters plus compatibility with more power hungry devices. Unlike other adapters having a 4 port adapter will also allow you to power multiple devices simultaneously without needing to bring multiple travel chargers for your trip. Only packing a single travel charger will keep the overall size and weight down, making it ideal to store in hand baggage whilst travelling and convenient for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation at an airport or on a plane. Due to their flexibility these types of travel chargers can be used at home so when you're not on holiday they can sit under your bedside table charging multiple tablets and phones without needing an additional power outlet.

For those travelling to The Central African Republic we recommend searching for a multipurpose travel adapter like this at an electronics retailer - the multipurpose power charger illustrated is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been successfully tested for recharging multiple USB devices in numerous countries on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for The Central African Republic

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to charge devices via USB, however for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power converters offer surge protection which can be necessary for visitors of regions with unstable power grids to prevent damage to any connected appliances from voltage spikes. These travel converters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both The Central African Republic 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 The Central African Republic.
  • 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 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 The Central African Republic.
What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The Central African Republic?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Central African power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

The Wiki Connections guide on how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Central African power outlet with micro USB Type B connector and a three pin Type C Europlug USB charger.

  1. In order to power a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using the Central African 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. Start by taking the Type C USB power adapter and inserting it into the power outlet. The plug outlet can be recognised by the two round adjacent holes where the twin plug outlet pins go.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the type B Micro USB cord into the bottom of the mains USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. At the top of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire found next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Central African power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the Kindle display will display a charge icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The tablet takes approximately under 6 hours to fully charge to 100 percent capacity, however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power supply and if you are using the tablet whilst charging. Typically the battery life on your should last around 7 - 8 hours depending on how you use the tablet. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Central African power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Central African power outlet

Instructions showing how to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Central African power outlet by using Type B USB cable with a Type E power adapter.

  1. To supply power to your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the Central African power outlet you'll need a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. First plug in the Type E USB power adapter into the Central African power outlet. The recessed round wall supply, sometimes known as the CEE 7/7 outlet or Type E power outlet [7], can be recognised by two adjacent holes plus a single long metal earth pin protruding the top to form a triangle configuration.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the mains power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. At the top of the Kindle tablet located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Central African power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the screen will show a charging icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes approximately under 6 hours to completely charge to 100% capacity however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the device whilst charging. The battery life on your tablet should last roughly 7 - 8 hours depending on use. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Central African power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_African_Republic - Wikipedia.org page about The Central African Republic
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201596990&linkId=WFISVHSRCRSZTJA4 - Kindle Fire HD 6 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 6 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. IKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters