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

Learn how to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Somali power outlet using type B Micro USB connector with a Type C Europlug USB charger.

Somali power outlet

Various combinations of standards and voltages can often be daunting when planning to travel to another country, especially to the first time traveller. However this isn't as complex as it appears, with only a handful of different types of plug sockets used in the world this guide tells you exactly what to buy in advance to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation . This page was written to prevent travellers needing to worry if they can charge their Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when abroad.When visiting Somalia this page has useful instructions showing you how to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by using the 220 volt 50Hz C Type Somali wall outlet, with the Somalians using a Europlug for power outlets. When travelling to Somalia from another country check the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) check your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional power converter to prevent the device from overheating when charging it.

These instructions show you how to connect the Somali power outlet to your and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. We recommend visiting the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll see the full range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. This particular make of Kindle Fire is recognised by the power and volume buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the back. These instructions assume that you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of Fire OS for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, however if you don't visit Amazon for the latest Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation OS update which ensures you have the most up to date fixes for your Kindle. For more information go to the support website at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

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

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

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

What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Somalia?

When you are travelling to more than one country the best international travel charger for Somalia is a multiple USB port adapter which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [7].

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

Unlike other travel chargers this means you can power more than one device at the same time without needing to pack seperate travel adapters for your trip or using up additional wall sockets. Only needing a single international travel charger will help keep the overall size and weight down, making it perfect to fold up and store in hand luggage. Due to their space saving versatility these types of adapters can be used back at home so when you're not on holiday they can sit overnight charging multiple phones and tablets without using up an additional wall outlet.

We suggest buying a multipurpose travel adapter similar to this online. The multipurpose travel charger illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [7] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world.

Alternative travel adapter for Somalia

The 4 port USB travel charger [7] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world wanting to recharge devices via USB, however for those also wanting 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 counties with unstable power grids. These travel adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering both Somalia 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 visiting Somalia.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also 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 cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with only 1 less AC outlet at 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 wide range of travellers from around the world visiting Somalia.
What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Somalia?

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Somali power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Learn how to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Somali power outlet using type B Micro USB connector with a Type C Europlug USB charger.

  1. In order to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Somali 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. Begin the process by inserting the Type C USB power adapter into the power outlet. The wall supply (sometimes known as a Type C power outlet [3] or Europlug) is recognised by two round adjacent holes next to each other where the pins go.
  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'll find the USB port at the base of your tablet found next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Somali 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 which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes approximately around 6 hours to completely recharge to full capacity, but this may be longer if you are using the device during recharging. Typically the battery life on your Kindle Fire HD Forth Generation should last roughly 7 - 8 hours depending on use. 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.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Somali power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Somalia - Somali 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=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. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters