How to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a power outlet in Equatorial Guinea

Simple instructions showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with an Equatorial Guinean power outlet with USB type B cable with a 3 pinned Europlug Type C power charger and charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a 2 pinned Type E USB charger.

Equatorial Guinean power outlet

Varying complicated combinations of voltages and standards can often be confusing when planning to travel to a different country especially for the first time traveller. However this isn't as complicated as it first appears, with only a handful of different types of sockets used in the world this guide shows exactly what you'll need in advance to power your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Equatorial Guinea. This page has been written to assist travellers wanting to charge their Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when they are staying abroad.This page contains simple instructions which shows exactly how to power the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Equatorial Guinea by using the E or C type 220 volt 50Hz power outlets. When you are visiting Equatorial Guinea from a different country check 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 110 volts ensure that the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th 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. If you plan on staying at an Equatorial Guinean destination like Bata we suggest referring to the wikipedia.org page about Equatorial Guinea [1] for more indepth details prior to travelling to the area.

These instructions show you how to connect the Equatorial Guinean power outlet to your 7 inch Kindle and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. Please ensure these instructions relate to your Kindle Fireby visiting the Amazon page to see the full product range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. This version of the Kindle Fire is recognised 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. This guide assumes you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of Fire OS for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, but if you don't we suggest installing the latest Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation update to ensure you have all the latest fixes for your Kindle Fire. Go to the Amazon.com support site for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual [2] for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Equatorial Guinea

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Equatorial Guinea?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Equatorial Guinea.

What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Equatorial Guinea?

If travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation and visiting multiple countries the best travel charger for Equatorial Guinea is a multiple USB charger which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Equatorial Guineans use two different standards of wall outlets (E and C) and using a travel charger like this ensures that you are covered for type C. Because these types of chargers come with interchangeable plugs and can handle from 100 volts to 240 volts will mean that you can travel to multiple countries around the world simply by switching the plugs. If your model of Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can support Fast Charge (please note that not all USB devices do) then you'll benefit from much quicker charging times with one of these power chargers and additional compatibility with more power hungry devices like tablets.

Having a four port charger will allow you to recharge more than one device at the same time without needing to bring multiple travel adapters. Only needing to pack a single international USB travel charger will also keep the overall weight and size down, making it perfect to store in hand baggage as well as being convenient for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation at the airport or on the plane. Because of their space saving versatility these types of travel adapters can be used when back at home so when you're not on holiday they can be used overnight charging multiple smartphones and tablets with only a single plug socket.

We recommend searching for a versatile travel adapter like this at an electronics retailer. The power charger illustrated here is the iKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully for recharging multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries around the world with good reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Equatorial Guinea

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world wanting to charge devices via USB, but for visitors 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 necessary when visiting counties with unreliable power grids. These travel converters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover 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 portable power converter for travellers originating from America visiting Equatorial Guinea using type B American plug sockets.
  • 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 North America using type B plugs. This is a more cost effective 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 a more generous 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 suitable for a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting Equatorial Guinea.
What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Equatorial Guinea?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with an Equatorial Guinean power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Simple instructions showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with an Equatorial Guinean power outlet with USB type B cable with a 3 pinned Europlug Type C power charger.

  1. In order to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from the Equatorial Guinean power outlet you will need 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 wall outlet. The plug outlet can be identified by two circular holes adjacent to each other.
  3. Then connect one end of the type B USB connector into the bottom of the mains USB adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. On the top right of your Forth Generation Kindle Fire HD7 found next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Equatorial Guinean power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the display will display a lightning icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The tablet takes roughly less than 6 hours to fully recharge to 100% capacity, but this may be longer if you are using the device whilst charging. Typically the tablet battery life lasts approximately 8 to 11 hours depending on use. For further information on charging the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with an Equatorial Guinean power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an Equatorial Guinean power outlet by using a two pinned Type E USB adapter

A guide showing you how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an Equatorial Guinean power outlet with USB type B connector with a Type E power charger.

  1. If you want to supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using an Equatorial Guinean power outlet you will need a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type E USB power adapter and plugging it into the Equatorial Guinean power outlet. You can identify this wall supply by two round adjacent holes next to each other and one metal grounding pin protruding from the top to form a triangular shape.
  3. Connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. On the top right of your tablet located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Equatorial Guinean power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation screen will show a charge icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation takes approximately under 6 hours to fully recharge however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power supply and if you are using the tablet during recharging. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation should last around 8 to 11 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from an Equatorial Guinean power outlet by using a two pinned Type E USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Equatorial_Guinea - wikipedia.org page about Equatorial Guinea
  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. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeE.htm - Type E power outlet
  8. Type E USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type E mains power outlet
  9. IKits 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters