How to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a power outlet in Mauritania

Simple instructions showing how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Mauritanian power outlet with Type B Micro USB cord and a three pin Type C Europlug USB adapter.

Mauritanian power outlet

Complicated voltages and standards can often be confusing when planning to travel to another country, especially for the first time traveller. The following simple guide will show you what you'll need to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when going to Mauritania by using a 220 volt 50Hz C Type power outlet, the Mauritanians will use Europlugs for power outlets. When you are visiting Mauritania from a different region make sure the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation was purchased from a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) check your device is dual-voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional power converter to prevent the device from being damaged whilst powering it. If you intend on visiting a Mauritanian destination like Nouakchott we suggest referring to the Mauritanian Wikipedia page [1] for more indepth details prior to travelling to the area.

This list of instructions shows how to connect the Mauritanian power outlet to your tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generationfrom the Kindle Fire series. We recommend visiting the Amazon page where you'll find the full list of Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. This Kindle Fire model can be recognised by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. These instructions assume that you are using firmware version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, but if not please visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle firmware update which ensures you have the latest fixes for your device. Go to the manufacturers site at Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual [2] for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Mauritania

Can the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation be used in Mauritania?

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation to a Mauritanian power outlet.

What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Mauritania?

When you are travelling to more than one country the best international travel power adapter for Mauritania to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [7]. Because these chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and can handle from 100 volts to 240 volts will mean that you can travel to multiple countries around the world simply by switching the included heads over. If your model of Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can support Fast Charge then you'll benefit from quicker charging times by using one of these types of USB travel adapters, and support for certain power demanding devices.

Having a 4 port charger means you can charge more than one device at the same time without needing to bring multiple travel adapters or using up additional wall sockets. By only needing to pack a single lightweight travel charger will help keep the weight down, making it perfect to fold up and store in hand luggage whilst travelling. Due to their space saving versatility these types of power chargers can be used at home so when you're not on holiday they can be used overnight charging multiple phones and tablets with only a single plug socket.

For those travelling on a regular basis we recommend searching for an adaptable power charger similar to this online, the multipurpose travel charger illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [7] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Mauritania

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 visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power adapters offer surge protection which can be necessary when visiting counties with unreliable power grids. These travel adapters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Mauritania and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling portable option for travellers originating from North America going to Mauritania.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also 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 much cheaper 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 Mauritania.
What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Mauritania?

How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Mauritanian power outlet

Simple instructions showing how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Mauritanian power outlet with Type B Micro USB cord and a three pin Type C Europlug USB adapter.

  1. If you want to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from the Mauritanian power outlet you'll need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by inserting the Type C USB power adapter in the Mauritanian power outlet. You can identify this wall supply 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 power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. At the top of your Fire located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Mauritanian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation will show a charging icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The tablet takes roughly less than 6 hours to fully recharge however this may be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. The tablet battery life lasts approximately 8 to 11 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 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 7 4th generation from a Mauritanian power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mauritania - Mauritanian 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=201597000&linkId=UZWL22ALFPXJ3QYM - Kindle Fire HD 7 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 7 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet, under $15 USD (£15-£20 GBP / C$15-C$20).
  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, priced under $10 USD (£5-£10 GBP / C$5-C$10).
  7. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, priced at under $15 USD (£10-£15 GBP / C$15-C$20).