How to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The Sudan

The WikiConnections guide showing how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Sudanese power outlet using micro USB Type B cord and a Europlug Type C USB charger and charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a three pin Type D USB plug.

Sudanese power outlet

Complicated standards and plugs can all be confusing when planning to stay in a new country if you've never been there before. This page was written to prevent you needing to worry if you'll be able to charge the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation abroad.When you are going to travel to The Sudan these useful instructions show how to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation by using the Type D or C Sudanese 230 volt 50Hz power outlets. If you are visiting The Sudan from a different country please make sure your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can accept a 240 volt supply. If it originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) check the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is dual-voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional power transformer to stop the device from over-heating during charging. If you plan to visit a city like Omdurman read the The Sudan country page on wikipedia [1] for further details.

This list of instructions shows you how to connect the Sudanese power outlet to your 6 inch Kindle and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections to see the full list of Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. You can recognise this Kindle Fire 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 that you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation firmware, if not we suggest installing the most recent Kindle update which makes sure you have the most up to date fixes for your Kindle. For further information go to the Amazon website for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The Sudan

Can the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation be used in The Sudan?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The Sudan.

What is the best power charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The Sudan?

When travelling to multiple countries or bringing more than your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation the best international travel charger for The Sudan is a multiple USB port charger which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. There are two different types of wall outlets in The Sudan (types D and C) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C. As these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and can handle 100 to 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries around the world simply by changing the included plugs. If your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from quicker recharging times by using one of these travel chargers along with additional support for certain power hungry devices. Unlike other travel adapters this means you can recharge multiple devices at once without needing to bring individual power chargers on your Sudanese trip or occupying additional wall outlets. Only packing a single USB travel charger will also keep the weight down, making it ideal to store in hand luggage. Because of their space saving flexibility these types of travel chargers can be used when you return home not just abroad so when you're not travelling they can sit under your bedside table charging multiple phones and tablets using just a single wall outlet.

If you travel to The Sudan we recommend buying this type of versatile travel charger at your preferred electronics retailer; the multipurpose power adapter illustrated below is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been successfully tested for charging multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world.

Alternative travel adapter for The Sudan

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, however for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power converters offer surge protection which can be crucial for travellers to counties with unreliable power grids. These travel adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both The Sudan and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular compact power converter for travellers originating from North America going to The Sudan.
  • 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 North America using type B plugs and gives almost the same set of features as the BESTEK with one 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 a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting The Sudan.
What is the best power charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in The Sudan?

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

Using USB Type B cable and a Type C USB adapter to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Sudanese power outlet.

  1. In order to supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the Sudanese power outlet you will need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by taking the Type C USB power adapter and inserting it in the Sudanese power outlet. You can recognise the wall outlet by the 2 circular adjacent holes next to each other.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. On the top right of the situated next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Sudanese power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the will show a charging icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely recharge to full capacity, however this is likely to take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the recharging cycle. Typically the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation battery life lasts approximately 7 - 8 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Sudanese power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

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

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

  1. In order to power a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the Sudanese power outlet you will need a Type D USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by taking the Type D USB power adapter and inserting it in the Sudanese power outlet. You can recognise the wall outlet by the 3 round holes forming a triangle shape.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. On the top right of the situated next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Sudanese power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the will show a charging icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely recharge to full capacity, however this is likely to take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the recharging cycle. Typically the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation battery life lasts approximately 7 - 8 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process.
How to use a Type D power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Sudanese power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sudan - The Sudan country page on wikipedia
  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/typeD.htm - Type D power outlet
  8. Type D USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type D mains power outlet
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters