How to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a power outlet in Morocco

Instructions showing how to power your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a Moroccan power outlet by using USB type B cable with a Europlug Type C USB adapter and how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation using a double pinned Type E USB charger.

Moroccan power outlet

Complicated region codes and plugs can all cause confusion when planning to stay in a different country especially for the first time traveller. 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 7 2nd generation in Morocco. These instructions were specifically written to prevent visitors needing to worry if they can power their Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation when they're going to Morocco.If you're planning a vacation to Morocco these instructions show how to power the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation using their standard types E or C Moroccan 220 volt 50Hz plug outlets, you will find a majority of Moroccans will normally use Type E sockets in their wall outlets. If travelling to Morocco from another country check your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation can accept a 240 volt supply. If the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) check that the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional converter to prevent the device from being damaged whilst powering it.

This guide shows you how to connect the Moroccan power outlet to the Second Generation Kindle Fire and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generationfrom the Kindle Fire series. Visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections to see the full list of Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. This Kindle is identified by a front facing camera, the volume and power buttons on the sides and the Kindle logo on the rear of the tablet. This guide assumes you are using version 7.5.1 or greater of the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation operating system, however if not we suggest installing the latest Kindle software update which ensures you have the latest features for your tablet. Go to the Amazon site for the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation user guide for further information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Morocco

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Morocco?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Morocco by using a power convertor.

What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Morocco?

If travelling to more than one country and bringing along more than just your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation the best travel power adapter for Morocco 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 wall outlets that Moroccans use (types E and C) and using a power charger like this ensures 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 changing the plugs. If your model of Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation supports Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from much quicker charging times with one of these types of USB travel chargers plus additional compatibility with more power hungry devices. Unlike other adapters having a 4 port adapter means you can power multiple devices simultaneously without needing to bring multiple power chargers for your trip. By only bringing a single travel charger will keep the overall size and weight down, making it perfect to store in hand luggage whilst travelling. Due to their versatility these types of power chargers can be used when back at home so when you're not travelling they can sit overnight charging multiple tablets, smartphones and speakers without needing an additional plug socket.

For those travelling on a regular basis we recommend buying a versatile travel charger similar to this online. The power charger illustrated below is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world with good reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Morocco

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation, however 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 is crucial for travellers to regions with unreliable or unstable power supplies. These travel adapters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China 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 portable option for travellers originating from North America going to Morocco using type B American 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 from America using type B plugs. This offers practically the same functionality as the BESTEK with just one less AC outlet for almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 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 perfect for most travellers from around the world visiting Morocco.
What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Morocco?

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a Moroccan power outlet

Instructions showing how to power your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a Moroccan power outlet by using USB type B cable with a Europlug Type C USB adapter.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from the Moroccan power outlet you will need a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Insert the Type C USB power adapter in the Moroccan power outlet. You can recognise the plug supply by two circular holes adjacent to each other for live and neutral pins.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the micro USB Type B connector into the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation. On the side of the 7" Kindle situated to the right of the HDMI socket you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Moroccan power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the tablet screen will show a charging icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation takes approximately less than 5 hours to completely charge however this may take longer if you are using the device during the recharging process. The Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation battery life is 7 to 10 hours. For more information on charging the tablet please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a Moroccan power outlet

How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a Moroccan power outlet

A step by step guide showing you how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a Moroccan power outlet with type B Micro USB cord with a Type E power charger.

  1. In order to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation using a Moroccan power outlet you will need to use a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by inserting the Type E USB power adapter into the power supply. This sunken circular plug outlet can be identified by the two large circular holes 19mm apart from each other for live and neutral and a long metal grounding pin protruding in the top to form a triangular pattern.
  3. Connect the USB end of the USB micro Type B cord into the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation. You'll find the USB port at the side of the Kindle tablet located to the right of the HDMI connector.
  4. Turn on the Moroccan power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation will show a lightning icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation takes roughly around 5 hours to completely recharge however this is likely to take longer if you are using the device during the recharging cycle. The Second Generation Kindle Fire battery life is around 7 to 10 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a Moroccan power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morocco - Morocco Wikipedia web 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=200939330&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=2Y75DDOG5AGHRIB2 - Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd 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 2nd 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