Charging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Mauritania

Instructions on how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Mauritanian power outlet using type B Micro USB connector with a Type C Europlug USB charger.

Mauritanian power outlet

Various combinations of standards and voltages can often be daunting when planning to travel to another country, especially to the first time traveller. However this isn't as complex as it appears, with only a handful of different types of plug sockets used in the world this article tells you exactly what to buy in advance to charge the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation . This page was written to prepare people wanting to charge their Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation when they are travelling to Mauritania.This page has instructions showing you what you'll need to power the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation when you're in Mauritania by using their 220 volt 50Hz Type C Mauritanian power outlet, the Mauritanians will use a Europlug for charging. When visiting Mauritania from another country check the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If it originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) check your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional power converter to prevent the device from overheating when charging it.

These instructions show how to connect the Mauritanian power outlet to your and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generationfrom the Kindle Fire product line. Please visit the Amazon page to see the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. You can identify the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation by a front facing HD camera, the volume and power buttons on the sides and a Kindle logo on the rear of the tablet. This guide assumes that you are using operating system version 8.5.1 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation, however if not visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation update to ensure you have the latest features for your device. Go to the Amazon site for the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation instruction guide for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Mauritania

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Mauritania?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation to a Mauritanian power outlet.

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What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Mauritania?

If travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation the best travel power adapter for Mauritania is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger. Because these types of chargers come with interchangeable pins and handle from 100 volts - 240 volts will mean you can travel to over 100 countries around the world just by changing the included plugs over. If your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation is compatible with Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much faster charging times with one of these types of USB power chargers, along with support for more power hungry devices. 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 Mauritanian trip or occupying additional wall sockets. By only packing a single international USB travel charger will help keep the size and weight down, making it ideal to store in hand luggage. Due to their space saving versatility these types of travel adapters can be used when you return home as well as abroad so when you're not on holiday they can sit under your bedside table charging multiple phones and tablets without using up an additional wall outlet.

For those travelling frequently we suggest buying a multipurpose travel adapter similar to this online. The multipurpose travel charger illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world.

Alternative travel adapter for Mauritania

The 4 port USB travel charger 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 converters offer surge protection which is useful when visiting regions with unstable power supplies. These travel adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering both Mauritania and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling portable option for travellers originating from America visiting Mauritania.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico travel adapter is also aimed at travellers from America using type B plugs. This is a much more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with just 1 less AC outlet for almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 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 ideal for most travellers from around the world visiting Mauritania. [7]
What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Mauritania?

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Mauritanian power outlet

Instructions on how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Mauritanian power outlet using type B Micro USB connector with a Type C Europlug USB charger.

  1. In order to charge your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation using 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 the process by plugging the Type C USB power adapter in the power outlet. The power supply is recognised by two round adjacent holes next to each other for live and neutral pins.
  3. Plug in 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 8.9 2nd generation. You'll find the USB port at the side of your tablet found next to the HDMI jack.
  4. Turn on the Mauritanian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the 8.9" Kindle Fire display will show a charging icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The 8.9" Kindle Fire takes less than 5 hours to fully charge however this is likely to take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. The battery life on the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation should last roughly 9 - 11 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd 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 8.9 2nd generation from a Mauritanian power outlet

See also

  1. Wikipedia - wikipedia web page about Mauritania
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type C power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation charging support page
  5. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet, costs under $15 USD (£5-£10 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, between $5 to $10 USD (around £5 GBP / under C$15).
  7. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, estimated price between $10 to $15 USD (around £10 GBP / under C$20).