How to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a power outlet in Angola

Using USB micro Type B cable with a Europlug Type C USB adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an Angolan power outlet.

Angolan power outlet

Different voltages and standards can often be daunting when planning on visiting another country especially if you've never visited before. This isn't as complicated as it first appears, with only a handful of different types of standards used in the world this guide tells you exactly what you'll need to purchase in advance to power the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation . These guidelines were written to help prepare people wanting to charge their Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation abroad.The following useful guide shows how to power the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Angola using their 220 volt 50Hz C Type Angolan wall outlet, with the Angolans using a Europlug for wall outlets. When visiting Angola from another country please make sure that your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can be used with a 240v supply. If the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120 volts check that your device is dual-voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional power converter to avoid the device from overloading when charging it.

These instructions show you how to connect the Angolan power outlet to your 7 inch Kindle Fire and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. We recommend visiting the Amazon page to see the full product range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire models. You can recognise the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the back. These instructions assume that you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the operating system for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, however if not we suggest installing the most recent Kindle software update which ensures you have the latest fixes for your Kindle. For more information visit the manufacturers site at Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Angola

Can the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation be used in Angola?

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation to an Angolan power outlet.

What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Angola?

When you are travelling to multiple countries the best international travel power adapter for Angola to buy is a multiple USB charger which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [7].

As these types of chargers come with interchangeable pins and handle 100 volts to 240 volts will mean that you can travel to multiple countries around the world simply by changing the supplied heads over. If your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge then you'll benefit from quicker charging times by using one of these types of USB travel chargers plus compatibility with more power hungry devices like tablets. Having a 4 port charger will allow you to recharge more than one device simultaneously without needing to pack seperate power chargers or using up additional wall sockets. By only packing a single travel charger will keep the overall size and weight down, making it ideal to store in hand baggage while travelling and suitable for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation at an airport or on a flight. Because of their space saving versatility these types of adapters can be used when back at home not just abroad so when you're not travelling they can be used overnight charging multiple smartphones, tablets and e-readers without needing an additional power outlet.

We recommend searching for this type of versatile travel charger online. The travel adapter illustrated below is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [7] which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Angola

The 4 port USB travel charger [7] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to charge devices via USB, however for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power strips offer surge protection which can be necessary when visiting counties with unreliable power grids to prevent damage to any connected devices. These power adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Europe, North America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China 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 best selling portable option for travellers originating from North America going to Angola.
  • 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 originating from the US using type B plugs and is a much cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with one less AC outlet for almost half the 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 perfect for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Angola.
What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Angola?

How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an Angolan power outlet

Learn how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with an Angolan power outlet with micro USB Type B cable with a Type C USB adapter.

  1. To supply power to your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from the Angolan 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. Start the process by inserting the Type C USB power adapter in the Angolan power outlet. This unearthed wall supply, sometimes known as the Type C power outlet [3], is recognised by the two round holes next to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the mains power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. You'll find the USB port at the top right of your Forth Generation Kindle Fire found next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Angolan power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation screen will display a charging icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity, but this may be longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. Typically the battery life on the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation should last approximately 8 to 11 hours. For more information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an Angolan power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angola - Angolan country Wikipedia 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=201597000&linkId=UZWL22ALFPXJ3QYM - Kindle Fire HD 7 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 7 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. IKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters