Charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a power outlet in Morocco

Using type B Micro USB cable and a Type C Europlug power adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Moroccan power outlet and charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a Type E power adapter.

Moroccan power outlet

Different combinations of region codes and plugs can often lead to confusion when planning to travel to a new country especially for the first time traveller. These instructions have been specifically written to stop you having to worry if you'll be able to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when staying in Morocco.This page contains instructions telling you what you'll need to power your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when travelling to Morocco using their standard E or C type Moroccan 220 volt 50Hz plug outlets, Type E plug outlets will be used by a majority of Moroccans. Most power supplies change depending on which area you are visiting so please read the power supplies and Africa page for a full list of countries. When travelling to Morocco from a different region ensure that your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120 volts make sure that your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation is dual-voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional converter to prevent the device from overheating whilst powering it.

This list of instructions shows you how to connect the Moroccan power outlet to your Fire and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. Please check these instructions relate to your Kindle Fire model, visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections for the full list of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. You can identify this Kindle model 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 back. This page assumes that you have installed version 4.5.5 Fire OS or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, however if you don't we suggest installing the most recent Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation software update to ensure you have the most up to date set of features for your Kindle Fire. For more information go to Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Morocco

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

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation to a Moroccan power outlet by using the correct power convertor.

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

If you are travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation the best international travel charger for Morocco to buy is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger. Moroccans use two different types of power outlets (types E and C) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C.

As these chargers come with interchangeable pins and can handle from 100 to 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries in Asia, North America, Europe and Africa simply by switching the supplied plugs over. If your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can support Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from faster charging times with one of these types of travel chargers along with compatibility with certain power demanding devices like tablets. Unlike other travel chargers having a four port adapter will allow you to charge multiple devices at the same time without needing to pack individual travel chargers on your trip or using up additional power sockets. Only bringing a single lightweight USB travel charger will help keep the overall weight down, making it ideal to store in hand luggage and on hand for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation at an airport or on your flight. Due to their versatility these types of chargers can be used when you return home not just abroad so when you're not on holiday they can be used overnight charging multiple tablets, phones and e-readers with just a single power outlet.

We recommend searching for a flexible travel charger of this nature online; the travel adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been tested successfully for charging multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Morocco

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to recharge devices via USB, however for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power strips offer surge protection which can be useful for visitors of counties with unstable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected devices. These travel adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Morocco and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular portable option for travellers originating from America going to Morocco.
  • 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 America using type B plugs. This is a much cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with just 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 more flexible 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 a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Morocco. [9]
What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Morocco?

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

Using type B Micro USB cable and a Type C Europlug power adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Moroccan power outlet.

  1. In order to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a Moroccan power outlet you'll need a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by plugging the Type C USB power adapter into the Moroccan power outlet. The wall outlet is recognised by 2 round holes adjacent to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. At the top right of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire HD 7 located next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Moroccan power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the 7 inch Kindle will display a charge icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation takes around around 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity but this is likely to be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation battery life should last roughly 8 - 11 hours depending on how you use it. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the charging process.
How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Moroccan power outlet

How to use a Type E power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Moroccan power outlet

Using micro USB Type B cord with a 3 pin Type E power adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Moroccan power outlet.

  1. If you want to power a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Moroccan power outlet you'll need to buy a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type E USB power adapter and inserting it in the Moroccan power outlet. This sunken circular wall outlet, also called the CEE 7/7 plug or Type E power outlet [7], can be identified by two circular holes 19mm apart from each other where the live and neutral pins go with a metal earth pin protruding from the top to form a triangle shape.
  3. Connect the USB end of the micro USB Type B cord into the bottom of the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. You'll find the USB port on the top right of the Kindle found next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Moroccan power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the 7" Kindle screen will show a charge icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Fire takes approximately around 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity however this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation battery life lasts approximately 8 - 11 hours depending on how you use it. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the charging procedure.
How to use a Type E power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Moroccan power outlet

See also

  1. Wikipedia - Morocco entry on wikipedia
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type C power outlet
  4. Amazon - 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 (£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 (£5-£10 GBP / around C$10).
  7. iec.ch - Type E power outlet
  8. Type E USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type E mains power outlet, estimated price between $15 to $20 USD (under £10 GBP / under C$20).
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, priced at between $10 to $15 USD (around £10 GBP / under C$20).