Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when staying in Mozambique

Instructions showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Mozambican power outlet by using Type B USB micro cord with a 3 pin Type C Europlug power charger, charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a Type F Schuko power plug and how to power a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a three pinned Type M power charger

Mozambican power outlet

Different combinations of region codes and plug types can often lead to confusion when planning on visiting another country, especially to the first time traveller. These step by step instructions shows you how to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when you're in Mozambique by using their standard types F, C or M 220 volt 50Hz power outlets. You'll discover that power sockets will vary depending on which country you are visiting therefore we suggest reading the World power supplies page for a full list of countries. When you are visiting Mozambique from another country please check your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) check that the device is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) otherwise you may need to use an additional transformer to avoid the device from being damaged whilst powering it up. If you're planning on taking a trip to a place like Maputo or Nampula read the Mozambican Wikipedia web page [1] for more indepth details on travelling to the location.

These instructions show you how to connect the Mozambican power outlet to your Kindle tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. Please visit the Amazon page for the full list of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire models. This Kindle Fire model can be identified 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 rear. These instructions assume you have installed version 4.5.5 OS or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, if not we suggest installing the most recent Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation update which makes sure you have the most up to date fixes for your Kindle Fire. For further information visit the Amazon support site for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Mozambique

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Mozambique?

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation to a Mozambican power outlet by using the correct power adaptor.

What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Mozambique?

When you are travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation the best travel power adapter for Mozambique is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [11]. Mozambicans use three different standards of wall outlets (types F, C and M) and using a power charger like this will ensure that you are covered for type C. Because these types of chargers come with interchangeable pins and handle from 100 - 240 volts will mean that you can travel to multiple countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa simply by switching the supplied heads. If your type of Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation supports Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much quicker charging times by using one of these types of power adapters, plus additional compatibility with certain power demanding devices like tablets.

Unlike other adapters having a 4 port charger means you can power more than one device simultaneously without needing to pack individual travel chargers. By only packing a single international travel charger will help keep the overall weight and size down, making it perfect to fold up in hand baggage while travelling and on hand for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation at the airport or on a plane. Due to their versatility these types of travel adapters can be used at home so when you're not on holiday they can be used overnight charging multiple tablets, smartphones and speakers without using up an additional wall outlet.

We suggest searching for a versatile power charger of this nature online. The travel charger illustrated is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [11] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Mozambique

The 4 port USB travel charger [11] is the most compact option for travellers from any country who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, but for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power converters offer surge protection which is useful when visiting regions with unstable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected appliances. These power converters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover Europe, North America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular portable option for travellers originating from America visiting Mozambique using 3 pinned type B 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 originating from the US using type B plugs. This is a much cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with only 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 suitable for most travellers from around the world visiting Mozambique.
What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Mozambique?

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Mozambican power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Instructions showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Mozambican power outlet by using Type B USB micro cord with a 3 pin Type C Europlug power charger.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a Mozambican 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. Firstly plug in the Type C USB power adapter in the power supply. You can identify this plug outlet by two round holes next to each other for live and neutral pins.
  3. Connect the USB end of the type B USB cable into the mains USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. You can find the USB port at the top of your 6 inch Kindle located next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Mozambican power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation screen will display a charge icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes approximately around 6 hours to completely recharge to 100 percent capacity however this is likely to be longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the device whilst recharging. Typically the 6 inch Kindle battery life should last around 7 - 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Mozambican power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Mozambican power outlet

Using USB Type B connector and a Type F USB adapter to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Mozambican power outlet.

  1. In order to power a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the Mozambican power outlet you will need a Type F USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by taking the Type F USB power adapter and inserting it in the Mozambican power outlet. The round plug supply can be recognised by the two large holes 19 mm next to each other for live and neutral pins and two grounding clips above and below.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB Type B cable into the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. You can find the USB port at the top of your Kindle Fire HD Forth Generation located next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Mozambican power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation screen will display a charge icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes roughly around 6 hours to fully recharge but this is likely to be longer if you are using the device during recharging. Typically the battery life on your Kindle tablet should last 7 - 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Mozambican power outlet

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Mozambican power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type M USB adapter

Simple instructions showing how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Mozambican power outlet with Type B Micro USB connector with a three pin Type M power charger.

  1. In order to supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the Mozambican power outlet you will need to buy a Type M USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by taking the Type M USB power adapter and inserting it in the Mozambican power outlet. You can recognise this wall outlet by the 3 large circular holes in a triangular pattern for live, neutral and ground.
  3. Connect the USB end of the type B USB cable into the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. You can find the USB port at the top of your 6 inch Kindle located next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Mozambican power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation screen will display a charge icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes around around 6 hours to completely recharge to 100 percent capacity however this is likely to be longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the device whilst recharging. Typically the Forth Generation Kindle Fire battery life should last roughly 7 - 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Mozambican power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type M USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mozambique - Mozambican 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=201596990&linkId=WFISVHSRCRSZTJA4 - Kindle Fire HD 6 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 6 4th 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/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  8. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F mains power outlet
  9. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeM.htm - Type M power outlet
  10. Type M USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type M mains power outlet
  11. IKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters