How to charge your iPhone 4 from a power outlet in Georgia

Using the 30 pin Apple connector with a 2 pinned Type C USB adapter to recharge your iPhone 4 from a Georgian power outlet and recharging the iPhone 4 using a Type F power plug.

Georgian power outlet

Varying complicated combinations of frequencies and region codes can all cause confusion when planning on staying in another country especially if you've never visited before. These instructions were written to prevent you having to worry if you'll be able to charge your iPhone 4 when you are staying abroad.When you're going to travel to Georgia the following instructions show charging your iPhone 4 using the standard types F or C Georgian 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. When you are visiting Georgia from a different country check that the iPhone 4 can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If the iPhone 4 originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) make sure that your device is dual-voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional converter to avoid the device from over-heating during charging. These instructions assume that you have installed Apple iOS 7 or greater on the iPhone 4.

Charging the iPhone 4 in Georgia

Can you use the iPhone 4 in Georgia?

Yes, you can use the iPhone 4 in Georgia.

What is the best power charger for the iPhone 4 in Georgia?

If travelling to multiple countries the best travel charger for Georgia is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger. Georgians use two different types of plug sockets (F and C) and using a travel charger like this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

As these types of chargers come with interchangeable plugs and can handle 100 - 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa just by changing the supplied heads over. If your iPhone 4 is compatible with Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much faster recharging times by using one of these types of USB travel chargers plus support for certain power demanding devices like tablets.

Having a four port charger means you can charge multiple devices simultaneously without needing to bring multiple travel adapters. Only needing to pack a single international USB travel charger will also keep the overall size down, making it perfect to store in hand baggage. Due to their flexibility these types of adapters can be used when you return home as well as abroad so when you're not travelling they can sit under your bedside table charging multiple tablets, phones and speakers without needing an additional power outlet.

We suggest buying this type of flexible power charger online. The power charger illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been successfully tested for charging multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries around the world on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Georgia

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to charge devices via USB, but for visitors also wanting 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 for visitors of regions with unstable power grids. These travel adapters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover Continental Europe, North America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling portable power converter for travellers originating from North America going to Georgia using 3 pinned type B US plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers from the US using type B plugs and gives practically the same set of features as the BESTEK with just 1 less AC outlet at almost half 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 majority of travellers from around the world visiting Georgia. [8]
What is the best power charger for the iPhone 4 in Georgia?

Charging the iPhone 4 from a Georgian power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Using the 30 pin Apple connector with a 2 pinned Type C USB adapter to recharge your iPhone 4 from a Georgian power outlet.

  1. In order to charge the iPhone 4 from the Georgian power outlet you'll need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [4] and a USB to Apple 30 pin cable [5] (Apple should usually supply this cable with your iPhone 4).
  2. Plug in the Type C USB power adapter in the wall outlet. The plug outlet can be identified by two round holes next to each other where the two pins sit.
  3. Connect one end of the power cord into the power adapter and the other end into the dock connector on the iPhone 4. The iPhone 4 dock connector is found at bottom of the iPhone 4.
  4. Turn on the Georgian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which you'll find in the top right hand corner of the iPhone 4 will display a charging icon to indicate that the iPhone 4 is charging which should take around 1 to 4 hours to completely recharge.
Charging the iPhone 4 from a Georgian power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your iPhone 4 from a Georgian power outlet

A page on how to power your iPhone 4 from a Georgian power outlet with a USB 30-pin Apple connector and a Type F power adapter.

  1. To power your iPhone 4 from the Georgian power outlet you'll need to use a Type F USB power adapter [7] and a USB to Apple 30 pin cable [5] (Apple will typically supply this cable when you first purchase your iPhone 4).
  2. Start the process by taking the Type F USB power adapter and plugging it in the wall outlet. You can recognise the plug outlet by two adjacent holes next to each other and metal grounding clips above and below.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB to Apple 30 pin cable into the USB power charger and the other end into the dock connector on the iPhone 4. The iPhone 4 dock connector is found at bottom of the iPhone 4.
  4. Turn on the Georgian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which you'll find in the top right corner of your phone screen will display a charging icon to indicate that the iPhone is recharging and takes between one-four hours to fully recharge to 100% capacity.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your iPhone 4 from a Georgian power outlet

See also

  1. Wikipedia - Georgia country entry on wikipedia.org
  2. Apple - official iPhone user guide
  3. iec.ch - Type C power outlet
  4. Type C USB power adapter - European Type C USB chargers are unearthed and have two 4mm rounded pins spaced 19mm apart, under $15 USD (£10-£15 GBP / C$15-C$20).
  5. USB to Apple 30 pin cable - This connects compatible iPhones, iPods and iPads to a USB port for charging, syncing and playing music, around $5 USD (£5-£10 GBP / C$10-C$15).
  6. iec.ch - Type F power outlet
  7. Type F USB power adapter - Type F USB chargers are earthed using two clips at the top and bottom with two rounded 4.8mm pins set 19mm apart, estimated price between $10 to $15 USD (around £15 GBP / under C$20).
  8. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, costs between $15 to $20 USD (around £10 GBP / under C$20).