How to charge the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Niger

Instructions showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Nigerien power outlet by using type B USB cord and a three pin Type A USB adapter, how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation using a three pinned Type B USB adapter and charging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB charger

Nigerien power outlet

Varying complicated combinations of region codes and plugs can often be confusing when planning to stay in another country, especially for the first time traveller. This page has instructions which shows exactly how to charge your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation when you are travelling to Niger by using the standard Type D, A, B, C, E or F Nigerien 220 volt 50Hz plug outlets. When you are visiting Niger from a different country double check your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation can accept a 240 volt supply. If the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110 volts ensure that the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation is dual voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional converter to stop the device from overheating when charging it.

This guide shows how to connect the Nigerien power outlet to the and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. Visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections for the full product range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. You can identify the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation by a front facing HD camera, the power and volume buttons on the sides and a Kindle logo on the back. This guide assumes you have installed version 8.5.1 or greater of the firmware for the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation, however if not please visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle OS update which ensures you have the most up-to-date features for your Kindle Fire. For further information go to Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation instruction guide.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Niger

Can the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation be used in Niger?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Niger.

What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Niger?

If travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation then the best international travel power adapter for Niger to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [16]. Nigeriens use six different types of plug sockets (D, A, B, C, E and F) and bringing this will ensure that you are covered for both types A and C.

As these types of chargers come with interchangeable plugs and can handle from 100 volts to 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries around the world simply by switching the plugs. If your type of Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation supports Fast Charge (please note that not all USB devices do) then you'll benefit from much faster recharging times by using one of these power chargers plus support for certain power demanding devices.

Unlike other travel adapters this means you can power multiple devices at once without needing to pack seperate power chargers for your Nigerien trip or occupying additional power outlets. By only needing to pack a single lightweight travel charger will keep the weight down, making it perfect to store in hand baggage as well as being convenient for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation at the airport or on the plane. Because of their space saving versatility these types of travel adapters can be used when you return home so when you're not on holiday they can be used overnight charging multiple phones and tablets without using up an additional wall outlet.

We suggest buying this type of flexible power charger online, the multipurpose travel adapter illustrated here is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [16] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous countries.

Alternative travel adapter for Niger

The 4 port USB travel charger [16] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation, however for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power adapters offer surge protection which can be useful for visitors of regions with unreliable power grids. These travel converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Continental Europe, North America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • 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 compact option for travellers originating from North America visiting Niger.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers from the US using type B plugs. This offers almost the same set of features as the BESTEK with just 1 less AC outlet at almost half the 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 most travellers from around the world visiting Niger.
What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Niger?

How to use a Type A power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Nigerien power outlet

Using micro USB Type B connector and a Type A power charger to power your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Nigerien power outlet.

  1. If you want to supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation using a Nigerien power outlet you will need a Type A USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by inserting the Type A USB power adapter in the wall outlet. You can identify this wall supply by 2 adjacent slots next to each other where the live and neutral plug outlet pins slide into. Please be aware power cables with type A outlets which are rated at 125 volts shouldn't be used in Niger so we suggest checking first.
  3. Then connect one end of the type B USB cord into the USB adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. At the side of the tablet located to the right of the HDMI socket you will find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Nigerien power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the tablet display will display a charging icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The tablet takes around 5 hours to completely charge to 100% capacity, but this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation should last approximately 9 to 11 hours depending on use. For further information on charging the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation please read the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
How to use a Type A power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Nigerien power outlet

How to use a Type B power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Nigerien power outlet

Using USB type B cable with a 3 pinned Type B USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Nigerien power outlet.

  1. If you want to power the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from the Nigerien power outlet you'll need to use a Type B USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by taking the Type B USB power adapter and plugging it in the Nigerien power outlet. The plug outlet (called a Type B power outlet [7]) can be identified by two thin slots with a semicircular hole below for the slightly longer earthed pin. Please note that power cords used with type B sockets which are rated at 125 volts shouldn't be used in Niger so please check prior to proceeding.
  3. Connect the USB end of the USB Micro Type B connector into the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. On the side of your Kindle Fire HD 8.9" Second Generation found to the right of the HDMI socket you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Nigerien power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation screen will display a lightning icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation takes roughly less than 5 hours to completely charge however this may take longer depending on the strength of the power supply and if you are using the tablet during recharging. Typically the tablet battery life is 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 the charging process and battery times.
How to use a Type B power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Nigerien power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Nigerien power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Learn how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Nigerien power outlet by using Type B USB cord and a Europlug Type C power adapter.

  1. In order to charge the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from the Nigerien power outlet you'll need to use a Type C USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by inserting the Type C USB power adapter in the Nigerien power outlet. This unearthed power supply (called a Europlug or Type C power outlet [9]) is recognised by the two round holes next to each other.
  3. Then connect one end of the Type B USB cord into the power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. At the side of the tablet located to the right of the HDMI socket you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Nigerien power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the tablet display will display a lightning icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The tablet takes around 5 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity, but this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation should last approximately 9 to 11 hours depending on use. For further information on charging the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation please read the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Nigerien power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Nigerien power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

Using USB type B connector with a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Nigerien power outlet.

  1. In order to charge the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from the Nigerien power outlet you will need to buy a Type D USB power adapter [12] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by inserting the Type D USB power adapter in the power outlet. This wall supply, sometimes called a Type D power outlet [11], can be recognised by the three circular holes in a triangle configuration.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. On the side of your 8.9 inch Kindle situated next to the HDMI jack you will find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Nigerien power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation screen will display a lightning icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation takes approximately less than 5 hours to completely charge however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power supply and if you are using the tablet during recharging. Typically the tablet battery life is 9 - 11 hours depending on how you use the tablet. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure and battery life.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Nigerien power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Nigerien power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type E USB adapter

Using Micro USB Type B connector and a Type E power charger to power your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Nigerien power outlet.

  1. If you want to power your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation using a Nigerien power outlet you will need a Type E USB power adapter [14] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Plug in the Type E USB power adapter in the wall outlet. You can identify this wall supply by two 4.8mm round adjacent holes next to each other and one metal earth pin protruding the top to form a triangular pattern.
  3. Then connect one end of the type B USB cord into the USB adapter 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 the Fire found next to the HDMI output.
  4. Turn on the Nigerien power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the tablet display will display a charging icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The tablet takes around 5 hours to completely charge to 100% capacity, but this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the device during the charging cycle. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation should last approximately 9 to 11 hours depending on use. For further information on charging the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation please read the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Nigerien power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type E USB adapter

How to use a Schuko Type F power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Nigerien power outlet

Learn how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Nigerien power outlet by using Type B USB cord and a Schuko Type F power adapter.

  1. If you want to supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation using a Nigerien power outlet you will need a Type F USB power adapter [14] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by inserting the Type F USB power adapter in the wall outlet. This sunken round power outlet can be identified by two large circular adjacent holes and metal grounding clips above and below.
  3. Then connect one end of the Type B USB cord into the power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. At the side of the tablet located to the right of the HDMI socket you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Nigerien power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the tablet display will display a charging icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The tablet takes around 5 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity, but this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation should last approximately 9 to 11 hours depending on use. For further information on charging the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation please read the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
How to use a Schuko Type F power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Nigerien power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Niger - Nigerien page on wikipedia.org
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201016060&linkId=DLOFYKA26TCA5NOB - Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation instruction manual
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeA.htm - Type A 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 8.9 2nd generation charging support page
  5. Type A USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type A 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/typeB.htm - Type B power outlet
  8. Type B USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type B mains power outlet
  9. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeC.htm - Type C power outlet
  10. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet
  11. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeD.htm - Type D power outlet
  12. Type D USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type D mains power outlet
  13. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeE.htm - Type E power outlet
  14. Type E USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type E mains power outlet
  15. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  16. IKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters