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

Simple instructions showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Malagasy power outlet by using USB micro Type B cable and a three pinned Type E power charger, recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a double pinned Europlug Type C power charger and how to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a three pinned Type D power charger

Malagasy power outlet

Different combinations of voltages and standards can all be confusing when planning on travelling to a new country if you've never been there before. This page has been specifically written to prevent people needing to worry if they can charge their Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when they're abroad.If you are going to Madagascar the following instructions show how to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the standard Type D, C, E, J or K 127 volt 50Hz plug outlets, please be aware that Type D plug outlets are normally used by a majority of Malagasy. Most power sockets will change regionally therefore please read our Wiki Connections travel power connections page where you'll find a full list showing powering devices in different countries. If the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation slowly recharges or doesn't turn on when visiting Madagascar from another country please check that it is compatible with a 110 volt power supply. Devices which originate from a country which use a higher voltage (for example 220 volts) sometimes take longer to charge or won't power up, so check your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is a dual voltage device (you'll find these are normally indicated by 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional power converter to ensure proper use. If you plan to visit a Malagasy place such as Antananarivo we recommend reading the wikipedia web page about Madagascar [1] for more indepth information on travelling to the location.

This guide shows you how to connect the Malagasy power outlet to your Kindle and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. Visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll find the full product range of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. You can identify the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. This guide assumes that you are using OS version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, but if not visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation update which makes sure you have the most up to date fixes for your Kindle Fire. For more information go to the support website 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 Madagascar

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Madagascar?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation to a Malagasy power outlet.

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

If you are travelling to multiple countries and bringing more than just your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation the best international travel charger for Madagascar is a multiple USB port adapter which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [15]. Malagasy use five different standards of power outlets (D, C, E, J and K) and using a power adapter like this ensures that you are covered for type C.

As these chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and can handle 100 to 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa simply by switching the supplied heads. If your type of Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can support Fast Charge then you'll benefit from faster recharging times with one of these USB travel chargers along with additional support for certain power hungry devices like tablets. Having a 4 port adapter will also allow you to power multiple devices at the same time without needing to bring seperate power adapters on your Malagasy trip or occupying additional wall sockets. By only needing a single international travel charger will help keep the overall size and weight down, making it perfect to fold up and store in hand luggage. Because of their space saving flexibility these types of chargers can be used at home so when you're not travelling they can be used overnight charging multiple tablets, smartphones and e-readers and using only a single power outlet.

If you travel to Madagascar we recommend buying an adaptable power adapter of this nature online. The travel adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [15] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world.

Alternative travel adapter for Madagascar

The 4 port USB travel charger [15] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world wanting to recharge devices via USB, however for those also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power strips offer surge protection which is necessary when visiting regions with unstable power supplies. These power adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Madagascar and over 150 destinations:

  • 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 adapter for travellers originating from America going to Madagascar using type B plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from the US using type B plugs and offers almost the same functionality as the BESTEK with one 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 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 perfect for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Madagascar.
What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Madagascar?

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

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Malagasy power outlet with USB micro type B connector and a Type C USB adapter.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Malagasy 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. Begin by plugging the Type C USB power adapter in the power outlet. The power supply (sometimes known as a Type C power outlet [3] or Europlug) is identified by 2 holes adjacent to each other for live and neutral pins.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB micro type B connector 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 at the bottom of your Fire located next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Malagasy power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the Kids Edition Kindle Fire display will show a charging icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Kids Edition Kindle Fire takes less than 6 hours to fully charge but this is likely to be longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the device during the recharging cycle. Typically the battery life on the Kids Edition Kindle Fire should last roughly 7 - 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Malagasy power outlet

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

Simple instructions showing how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Malagasy power outlet by using USB micro Type B connector and a three pinned Type D power charger.

  1. If you want to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Malagasy power outlet you'll need to buy a Type D USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by plugging the Type D USB power adapter in the power outlet. You can recognise this power outlet by the 3 round holes forming a triangle shape.
  3. Connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. On the base of the Kids Edition Kindle found next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Malagasy power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation screen will display a charge icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes around around 6 hours to completely recharge to full capacity, however this may take longer if you are using the tablet during charging. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation battery life lasts approximately 7 to 8 hours depending on how you use the tablet. 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 life and the charging process.
How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Malagasy power outlet

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

Using type B USB cable with a three pin Type E USB charger to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Malagasy power outlet.

  1. In order to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Malagasy power outlet you'll need a Type E USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by inserting the Type E USB power adapter into the Malagasy power outlet. The round plug outlet, also called the CEE 7/7 plug, can be recognised by two large adjacent holes next to each other plus one metal grounding pin protruding in the top to form a triangle configuration.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB micro Type B cable into the mains USB 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 bottom of the Kids Edition Kindle Fire located next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Malagasy power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation display will display a charge icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes around 6 hours to fully recharge to 100 percent capacity however this is likely to take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. The Kids Edition Kindle Fire battery life should last approximately 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 life.
How to use a Type E power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Malagasy power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Malagasy power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type J USB adapter

Using type B USB cable with a three pin Type J USB charger to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Malagasy power outlet.

  1. To supply power to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Malagasy power outlet you will need to use a Type J USB power adapter [12] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. First you'll need to insert the Type J USB power adapter in the power supply. This flattened hexagon shaped wall supply (known as the Type J power outlet [11]) can be identified by the 3 round holes forming a triangle pattern.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB micro Type B cable into the mains USB 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 bottom of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire located next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Malagasy power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation display will display a charge icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes around 6 hours to fully recharge to 100 percent capacity however this is likely to take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. The Forth Generation Kindle Fire battery life should last approximately 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 life.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Malagasy power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type J USB adapter

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

The Wiki Connections guide on how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Malagasy power outlet using type B Micro USB connector with a three pin Type K USB charger.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Malagasy power outlet you'll need to use a Type K USB power adapter [14] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by plugging the Type K USB power adapter in the power outlet. You can recognise this wall outlet by the 3 large holes forming an upside-down triangle shape for the live, neutral and ground.
  3. Connect the USB 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. At the base of your tablet found next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Malagasy power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the Fire screen will show a lightning icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Fire takes around under 6 hours to completely charge, but this may be longer if you are using the device during recharging. Typically the battery life on your Fire lasts 7 to 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 recharging procedure and battery life.
How to use a Type K power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Malagasy power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madagascar - wikipedia web page about Madagascar
  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/typeD.htm - Type D power outlet
  8. Type D USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type D mains power outlet
  9. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeE.htm - Type E power outlet
  10. Type E USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type E mains power outlet
  11. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeJ.htm - Type J power outlet
  12. Type J USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type J mains power outlet
  13. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeK.htm - Type K power outlet
  14. Type K USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type K mains power outlet
  15. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters