Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when visiting Senegal

The WikiConnections guide showing how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Senegalese power outlet with Micro USB type B cord and a Type D power adapter, charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Type C Europlug USB plug and recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a double pinned Type E power plug

Senegalese power outlet

Varying different combinations of region codes and plug types can all be confusing when planning on travelling to a new country to the first time traveller. These instructions were specifically written to stop you worrying if you'll be able to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation abroad.This page contains a step by step guide which shows how to power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when you're travelling to Senegal using their types D, C, E or K Senegalese 230 volt 50Hz power outlets. If travelling to Senegal from a different region make sure that the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can accept a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation came from a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) double check the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is dual-voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional power converter to avoid the device from overheating whilst powering it up.

These instructions show how to connect the Senegalese power outlet to your tablet and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll find the full product range of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. You can identify this make of Kindle tablet by the power and volume buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the back. These instructions assume you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of Fire OS for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, but if you don't we recommend installing the latest Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation software update which ensures you have the most up to date fixes for your Kindle. For further information go to the Amazon site for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Senegal

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Senegal?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation to a Senegalese power outlet.

What is the best power charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Senegal?

When travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation then the best travel charger for Senegal to buy is a multiple USB port charger which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [13]. Senegalese use four different standards of plug sockets (types D, C, E and K) and using a power charger like this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

As these chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and can handle 100 to 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa simply by switching the included heads. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can support Fast Charge (not all USB devices do) then you'll benefit from quicker recharging times by using one of these travel adapters plus compatibility with more power demanding devices.

Unlike other travel chargers this means you can charge more than one device simultaneously without needing to pack individual travel adapters for your trip or using up additional wall outlets. Only needing to bring a single lightweight travel charger will keep the overall weight and size down, making it perfect to fold up and store in hand luggage. Because of their space saving versatility these types of adapters can be used at home so when you're not on holiday they can sit overnight charging multiple phones and tablets without needing an additional plug socket.

We suggest searching for this type of versatile power charger online. The multipurpose travel charger illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [13] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world.

Alternative travel adapter for Senegal

The 4 port USB travel charger [13] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to recharge devices via USB, however for those also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power strips offer surge protection which is necessary when visiting regions with unstable power supplies. These travel adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering both Senegal 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 best selling portable option for travellers originating from America visiting Senegal.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico travel adapter is also aimed at travellers from America using type B plugs. This is a much more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with only 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 ideal for a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting Senegal.
What is the best power charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Senegal?

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Senegalese power outlet

Using type B USB cable with a three pin Type C Europlug power charger to recharge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Senegalese power outlet.

  1. If you want to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Senegalese power outlet you'll need to use 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 in the power supply. You can identify this power outlet by two circular holes adjacent to each other.
  3. Connect the USB end of the Micro USB type B cord into the bottom of the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. On the base of the Kids Edition Kindle Fire found next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Senegalese power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the tablet will show a charging icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle takes around under 6 hours to fully charge but this is likely to be longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the device during the recharging cycle. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation battery life lasts approximately 7 to 8 hours depending on how you use the tablet. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure and battery life.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Senegalese power outlet

How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Senegalese power outlet

The WikiConnections guide showing how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Senegalese power outlet with Micro USB type B cord and a Type D power adapter.

  1. If you want to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Senegalese power outlet you'll need to buy a Type D USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Plug in the Type D USB power adapter in the power supply. This plug outlet, sometimes called the Type D power outlet [7], looks like three holes in a triangular pattern for live, neutral and ground.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB micro type B cable into the mains USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. On the foot of the Kindle situated next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Senegalese power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the Kindle screen will show a lightning bolt icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Kids Edition Kindle Fire takes less than 6 hours to fully recharge to 100 percent capacity however this is likely to take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is roughly 7 to 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Senegalese power outlet

How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Senegalese power outlet

Instructions on how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Senegalese power outlet with USB micro type B connector and a three pinned Type E power charger.

  1. In order to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Senegalese power outlet you'll need a Type E USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by inserting the Type E USB power adapter into the power outlet. The recessed round wall outlet (known as the CEE 7/7 outlet) can be identified by the two round holes 19mm adjacent to each other for live and neutral pins along with one metal grounding pin protruding in the top to form a triangle configuration.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You'll find the USB port on the foot of the situated next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Senegalese power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the Kids Edition Kindle Fire display will show a charging icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes roughly around 6 hours to fully recharge to full capacity, however this may take longer if you are using the tablet during charging. The battery life on your tablet lasts 7 - 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life.
How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Senegalese power outlet

How to use a Type K power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Senegalese power outlet

Using USB micro type B connector and a three pinned Type K power charger to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Senegalese power outlet.

  1. If you want to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Senegalese power outlet you'll need to use a Type K USB power adapter [12] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Firstly you'll need to insert the Type K USB power adapter in the power supply. This power outlet (technically known as a Type K power outlet [11]) looks like three holes in an upside-down triangular shape for live, neutral and ground pins.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You will find the USB port at the base of your tablet located next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Senegalese power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation screen will display a charge icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely charge, but this may be longer if you are using the device during recharging. Typically the Kindle battery life should last around 7 - 8 hours depending on use. For more information on charging the Kindle please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the charging process.
How to use a Type K power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Senegalese power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Senegal - Wikipedia.org entry about Senegal
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201642330&linkId=DIYALF77Y2U4CRVP - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 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 Kids Edition tablet 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/typeD.htm - Type D power outlet
  8. Type D USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type D mains power outlet
  9. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeE.htm - Type E power outlet
  10. Type E USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type E mains power outlet
  11. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeK.htm - Type K power outlet
  12. Type K USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type K mains power outlet
  13. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters