How to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when visiting Kyrgyzstan

The WikiConnections guide showing how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Kyrgyzstani power outlet with Type B USB micro cord with a Type C Europlug USB charger and how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a two pinned Type F power adapter.

Kyrgyzstani power outlet

Differing combinations of frequencies and standards can all be confusing when planning to stay in another country to the first time traveller. These guidelines were specifically written to stop people having to worry if they'll be able to power their Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation abroad.This page contains useful instructions which shows what you'll need to power the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when you're in Kyrgyzstan using their standard types F or C 220 volt 50Hz power outlets. When visiting Kyrgyzstan from another country check your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If it originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) check your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional power converter to avoid the device from overheating whilst powering it up.

The following list of instructions show how to connect the Kyrgyzstani power outlet to the Forth Generation Kindle Fire HD and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. Please ensure these instructions relate to your exact Kindle Fire modelby 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. You can identify this particular make of Kindle Fire by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the power and volume buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the back of the tablet. This page assumes you are using Fire OS version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, if not we suggest installing the most recent Kindle firmware update to ensure you have the latest features for your device. For more information visit the Amazon.com support site for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Kyrgyzstan

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

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

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

If travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation the best travel power adapter for Kyrgyzstan is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Kyrgyzstanis use two different standards of plug sockets (types F and C) and using a power charger like this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

Because these chargers come with interchangeable plugs and handle 100 volts to 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries around the world simply by changing the supplied plugs. If your model of Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much faster charging times with one of these types of USB power chargers, along with support for more power hungry devices. Unlike other travel adapters this means you can power more than one device at the same time without needing to buy seperate travel adapters for your trip or using up additional wall outlets. Only needing to bring a single lightweight travel charger will keep the overall size down, making it perfect to fold up in hand baggage while travelling and convenient for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation at the airport or on the flight. Because of their flexibility these types of travel chargers can be used when you return home not just abroad so when you're not travelling they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple tablets, smartphones and speakers and using only a single power outlet.

If you travel often we recommend buying an adaptable power adapter like this online. The travel adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world.

Alternative travel adapter for Kyrgyzstan

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] 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 adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power strips offer surge protection which is necessary for visitors of regions with unreliable power supplies. These power adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Kyrgyzstan 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 compact power adapter for travellers originating from America going to Kyrgyzstan using type B plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from the US using type B plugs and offers almost the same functionality 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 a 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 perfect for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Kyrgyzstan.
What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Kyrgyzstan?

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Kyrgyzstani power outlet

The WikiConnections guide showing how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Kyrgyzstani power outlet with Type B USB micro cord with a Type C Europlug USB charger.

  1. To charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a Kyrgyzstani 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. Begin by plugging the Type C USB power adapter in the power outlet. The wall supply (sometimes known as a Type C power outlet [3] or Europlug) is identified by 2 holes adjacent to each other for live and neutral pins.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB micro type B connector into the bottom of the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. At the top of your Kindle situated next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Kyrgyzstani 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 charge icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation takes around 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 the 7" Kindle Fire is 8 to 11 hours. For further information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the charging process.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Kyrgyzstani power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Kyrgyzstani power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

Instructions showing how to power your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Kyrgyzstani power outlet with Micro USB type B cord and a Schuko Type F USB adapter.

  1. If you want to supply power to your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from the Kyrgyzstani power outlet you will need to buy a Type F USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. First plug in the Type F USB power adapter into the Kyrgyzstani power outlet. This sunken circular power supply, also known as the Schuko outlet, can be identified by two holes 19 mm adjacent to each other for live and neutral pins, plus thin metal grounding clips on the top and bottom.
  3. Then connect one 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 7 4th generation. At the top of your tablet found next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Kyrgyzstani power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the tablet will show a charging icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation takes around around 6 hours to completely recharge to full capacity, however this may take longer if you are using the tablet during charging. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation should last 8 - 11 hours. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure and battery life.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Kyrgyzstani power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyrgyzstan - Kyrgyzstani 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=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/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  8. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F 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