Charging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a power outlet in Mongolia

A step by step guide showing how to power your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Mongolian power outlet with USB Type B cord with a Type C Europlug power charger and charging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation using a double pin Type E power charger.

Mongolian power outlet

Different combinations of region codes and voltages can often be daunting when planning to travel to another country if you've never been there before. However this isn't as complicated as it appears, with only a handful of different types of plug sockets used throughout the world this article shows exactly what you'll need in advance to charge the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation . These guidelines have been specifically written to help assist visitors wanting to power the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation when they are going abroad.If travelling to Mongolia the following instructions show how to power your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation by using the types E or C Mongolian 220 volt 50Hz power outlets. If travelling to Mongolia from a different country please ensure your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation can accept a 240 volt supply. If it originated in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120v double check the device is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) otherwise you may need to use an additional transformer to prevent the device from over-heating when charging it.

These instructions show how to connect the Mongolian power outlet to the 8.9" Kindle Fire and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. Please visit the Amazon page for the full series of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. This Kindle Fire model can be identified by a front facing camera, the power and volume buttons on the sides and a Kindle logo on the back of the tablet. This guide assumes that you are using version 8.5.1 or greater of Fire OS for the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation, if not we suggest installing the most recent Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation firmware update which ensures you have all the latest features for your tablet. For more information go to Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation user manual.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Mongolia

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Mongolia?

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation to a Mongolian power outlet by using the correct power convertor.

What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Mongolia?

If you are travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation the best international travel charger for Mongolia to buy is a multiple USB port charger which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Mongolians use two different types of power outlets (E and C) and using a power adapter like this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

Because these types of chargers come with interchangeable pins and can handle from 100 to 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries around the world simply by changing the included plugs over. If your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation can support Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much faster charging times by using one of these types of power adapters and additional support for certain power hungry devices. This will also allow you to power multiple devices at the same time without needing to pack individual travel chargers or occupying additional wall sockets. Only packing a single USB travel charger will also keep the weight and size down, making it ideal to store in hand luggage and convenient for charging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation at the airport or on a plane. Due to their space saving versatility these types of chargers can be used at home not just abroad so when you're not travelling they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple smartphones, tablets and speakers without needing an additional wall outlet.

We recommend searching for an adaptable power adapter similar to this at your preferred electronics retailer; the power adapter illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Mongolia

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to charge devices using USB, but for those also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power strips offer surge protection which can be useful for travellers to counties with unreliable power grids. These power adapters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling portable power adapter for travellers originating from America going to Mongolia using type B US plug sockets.
  • 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 is a cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with 1 less AC outlet for almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 2 AC outlets but offers a more flexible 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 ideal for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Mongolia.
What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Mongolia?

How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Mongolian power outlet

A step by step guide showing how to power your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Mongolian power outlet with USB Type B cord with a Type C Europlug power charger.

  1. In order to power a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Mongolian power outlet you will need to use a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by plugging the Type C USB power adapter into the Mongolian power outlet. This unearthed plug outlet, also known as the Type C power outlet [3] or Europlug, can be identified by the 2 adjacent holes next to each other.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the Micro USB type B connector into the bottom of the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. You'll find the USB port on the side of your Second Generation Kindle Fire found to the right of the HDMI jack.
  4. Switch on the Mongolian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation screen will display a charging icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Fire takes approximately less than 5 hours to completely recharge to 100 percent capacity but this is likely to be longer if you are using the device during the charging process. The battery life on the Second Generation Kindle Fire is approximately 9 to 11 hours depending on use. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life.
How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Mongolian power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Mongolian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type E USB adapter

Using USB type B connector and a Type E USB adapter to power a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Mongolian power outlet.

  1. If you want to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Mongolian power outlet you'll need to buy a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by inserting the Type E USB power adapter into the Mongolian power outlet. This recessed circular wall outlet can be recognised by the two round holes 19mm adjacent to each other where the twin plug outlet pins sit and a single long metal grounding pin protruding in the top to form a triangle shape.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB type B connector into the bottom of the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. You'll find the USB port on the side of your Second Generation Kindle Fire found to the right of the HDMI output.
  4. Switch on the Mongolian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation screen will display a charging icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The takes approximately less than 5 hours to completely recharge to 100 percent capacity but this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet during the charging process. The battery life on the Second Generation Kindle Fire is approximately 9 to 11 hours depending on use. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure and battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Mongolian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type E USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mongolia - Mongolian 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=201016060&linkId=DLOFYKA26TCA5NOB - Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd 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 8.9 2nd generation charging support page
  5. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet, between $10 to $15 USD (around £15 GBP / under C$20).
  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, priced at between $5 to $10 USD (around £5 GBP / under C$10).
  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, costs around $10 USD (£5-£10 GBP / C$20-C$25).
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, estimated cost under $15 USD (£10-£15 GBP / C$15-C$20).