How to charge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation when planning a trip to Morocco

A guide on how to recharge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with a Moroccan power outlet with Micro USB type B cable with a three pin Type C Europlug power charger and how to recharge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using a two pinned Type E power plug.

Moroccan power outlet

Complicated combinations of frequencies and region codes can often lead to confusion when planning on visiting a different country especially if you've never been there before. This isn't as complicated as it first appears, with only a handful of different types of common standards used throughout the world this article tells you exactly what to pick up in advance to charge the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation . When you're visiting Morocco these instructions show how to power the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using the standard Type E or C 220 volt 50Hz power outlets, Type E power outlets are typically used by a majority of Moroccans. You will discover power will change depending on which region you are visiting so please read the World power supplies page for a complete list of countries. If you are visiting Morocco from a different country please ensure that the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation can be used with a 240v supply. If the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation came from a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) double check the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional voltage converter to prevent the device from overloading when charging it. If you're planning on staying somewhere like Casablanca or Agadir-Ida Ou Tanan we also recommend referring to the Moroccan wikipedia page [1] for further information on the location.

The following page shows you how to connect the Moroccan power outlet to the Fire and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. Visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll see the full series of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire models. This Kindle can be recognised by front and rear facing HD cameras, the volume and power buttons on the back and an Amazon logo on the back of the tablet. This page assumes you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of Fire OS for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation, but if you don't visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation update to make sure you have the latest features for your device. For further information visit the Amazon website for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Morocco

Can you use a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Morocco?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation to a Moroccan power outlet.

What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Morocco?

If you are travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation and visiting more than one country then the best travel adapter for Morocco to buy is a multiple USB port charger which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger. Moroccans use two different standards of power outlets (E and C) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C. Because these types of chargers come with interchangeable pins and handle 100 volts to 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa simply by switching the included heads over. If your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation supports Fast Charge (not all USB devices can) then you'll benefit from much faster charging times with one of these types of USB power chargers along with additional support for certain power demanding devices like tablets.

Unlike other chargers this means you can power more than one device at the same time without needing to buy seperate power adapters. Because you are only packing a single travel charger will also keep the overall size down, making it perfect to fold up and store in hand luggage as well as being suitable for recharging your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation at an airport or on a plane. Due to their versatility these types of power chargers can be used when back at home not just abroad so when you're not travelling they can be used overnight charging multiple smartphones and tablets without needing an additional wall outlet.

For those travelling frequently we suggest buying this type of flexible travel adapter at an electronics retailer - the multipurpose power charger illustrated here 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 Morocco

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from around the world wanting to recharge devices using USB, but for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power adapters offer surge protection which can be useful for travellers to regions with unreliable or unstable power supplies. These power 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 converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular portable option for travellers originating from North America going to Morocco using type B American plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise 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 is a 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 just 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 perfect for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Morocco. [9] [AD]
What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Morocco?

Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with a Moroccan power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

A guide on how to recharge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with a Moroccan power outlet with Micro USB type B cable with a three pin Type C Europlug power charger.

  1. If you want to supply power to a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from the 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. Firstly you'll need to insert the Type C USB power adapter into the Moroccan power outlet. You can identify this power outlet by the 2 circular adjacent holes where the twin plug outlet pins go.
  3. Connect one end of the USB type B cord into the bottom of the mains USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. At the bottom of your 8.9 inch Kindle Fire HDX found next to the power button 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 8.9 inch Kindle Fire HDX Forth Generation display will display a charge icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The takes around under 6 hours to fully charge to 100% capacity however this is likely to take longer if you are using the tablet during charging. Typically the battery life on your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation is 10 to 12 hours. For more information on charging the please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure and battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation with a Moroccan power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a Moroccan power outlet

A guide showing you how to charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a Moroccan power outlet using USB Type B cord and a 3 pinned Type E power charger.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a Moroccan power outlet you will need to buy a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Plug in the Type E USB power adapter in the Moroccan power outlet. This circular plug outlet (sometimes known as a CEE 7/7 outlet) can be identified by two large holes 19mm apart from each other and one long metal grounding pin protruding in the top to form a triangle configuration.
  3. Connect one end of the USB type B cord into the bottom of the mains USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. At the bottom of your 8.9 inch Kindle Fire HDX situated next to the power button 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 8.9 inch Kindle Fire HDX Forth Generation display will display a charge icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The takes around under 6 hours to fully charge to 100% capacity however this is likely to take longer if you are using the tablet during recharging. Typically the battery life on your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation is 10 to 12 hours. For more information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure and battery times.
How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a Moroccan power outlet

See also

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  1. Wikipedia - Moroccan wikipedia page
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type C power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type C USB power adapter - European Type C USB chargers are unearthed and have two 4mm rounded pins spaced 19mm apart, between $10 to $15 USD (around £10 GBP / under 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, costs between $5 to $10 USD (around £5 GBP / under C$15).
  7. iec.ch - Type E power outlet
  8. Type E USB power adapter - There are two 4.8mm pins on Type E USB chargers which are placed 19mm apart and may include a hole for an earthing pin, between $10 to $15 USD (£5-£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, between $15 to $20 USD (£10-£15 GBP / under C$20).