Charging your iPhone 6 from a power outlet in Lithuania

The Wiki Connections page showing how to recharge the iPhone 6 from a Lithuanian power outlet with the Apple Lightning connector with a two pin Type C USB charger and how to charge the iPhone 6 using a 2 pin Schuko Type F power adapter.

Lithuanian power outlet

Varying different region codes and voltages can all be confusing when planning on staying in another country especially if you've never been there before. This page has been written to stop you worrying if you'll be able to charge your iPhone 6 when staying abroad.When you are staying in Lithuania these instructions show powering the iPhone 6 by using their standard Type F or C 230 volt 50Hz wall outlets. When you are travelling to Lithuania from another country ensure that your iPhone 6 can accept a 240 volt supply. If your iPhone 6 was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120 volts check that your iPhone 6 is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) else you may need to use an additional voltage converter to avoid the device from overheating during charging. These instructions assume that you have installed Apple iOS 7 or greater on the iPhone 6.

Charging the iPhone 6 in Lithuania

Can the iPhone 6 be used in Lithuania?

Yes, you can connect the iPhone 6 to a Lithuanian power outlet.

What is the best travel charger for recharging the iPhone 6 in Lithuania?

If you are travelling with more than your iPhone 6 the best international travel charger for Lithuania to buy is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [8]. There are two different types of power outlets that Lithuanians use (types F and C) and using a travel adapter like this will ensure that you are covered for type C. Because these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and handle from 100 volts - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries in Asia, North America, Europe and Africa just by switching the supplied plugs over. If your iPhone 6 can support Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from faster charging times by using one of these travel chargers, plus additional support for certain power hungry devices.

Having a four port adapter means you can recharge multiple devices at the same time without needing to buy individual travel chargers on your trip or using up additional power sockets. Only bringing a single international travel charger will keep the overall weight down, making it ideal to fold up and store in hand baggage whilst travelling. Because of their versatility these types of travel adapters can be used at home not just abroad so when you're not on holiday they can sit overnight charging multiple tablets, phones and e-readers using just a single power outlet.

We recommend buying this type of versatile power adapter online. The multipurpose power adapter illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [8] which has been successfully tested for powering multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Lithuania

The 4 port USB travel charger [8] is the most compact option for travellers from any country who only have USB devices such as the iPhone 6, however for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power converters offer surge protection which can be crucial when visiting regions with unreliable power supplies. These power converters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Continental 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 compact option for travellers originating from North America visiting Lithuania.
  • 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 originating from America using type B plugs and gives almost the same functionality as the BESTEK with only one less AC outlet at almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 2 AC outlets but offers a 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 perfect for most travellers from around the world visiting Lithuania.
What is the best travel charger for recharging the iPhone 6 in Lithuania?

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your iPhone 6 from a Lithuanian power outlet

Using the USB Lightning Apple cable and a Type C Europlug power adapter to power the iPhone 6 with a Lithuanian power outlet.

  1. If you want to power the iPhone 6 from a Lithuanian power outlet you'll need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [4] and a USB to Apple Lightning cable [5] (Apple usually include this cable with the iPhone 6).
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type C USB power adapter and inserting it in the wall supply. You can identify the wall outlet by the two holes adjacent to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Connect the USB end of the Lightning cable into the bottom of the USB power adapter and the other end into the Lightning connector on the iPhone 6. You can find the Lightning connector on the iPhone 6 situated at the bottom of the iPhone 6.
  4. Turn on the Lithuanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon that you'll find in the top right hand corner of the phone will display a charge icon to indicate that the iPhone 6 is charging which should take between one-four hours to completely recharge.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your iPhone 6 from a Lithuanian power outlet

Charging the iPhone 6 from a Lithuanian power outlet by using a two pinned Schuko Type F USB adapter

Using the USB Lightning Apple cable and a Type F Schuko power adapter to recharge your iPhone 6 with a Lithuanian power outlet.

  1. If you want to supply power to the iPhone 6 using the Lithuanian power outlet you will need to buy a Type F USB power adapter [7] and a USB to Apple Lightning cable [5], typically already included with the device by Apple.
  2. Insert the Type F USB power adapter into the Lithuanian power outlet. You can identify the power supply by the two large holes 19 mm next to each other for live and neutral pins along with two metal grounding clips above and below.
  3. Connect the USB end of the Apple Lightning power cord into the mains power adapter and the other end into the Lightning connector on the iPhone 6. You can find the Lightning connector on the iPhone 6 situated at the bottom of the iPhone 6.
  4. Turn on the Lithuanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon that appears in the top right corner of the phone will display a charge icon to indicate that the mobile is charging, typically taking between one-four hours to recharge.
Charging the iPhone 6 from a Lithuanian power outlet by using a two pinned Schuko Type F USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithuania - Lithuanian Wikipedia page
  2. https://manuals.info.apple.com/MANUALS/1000/MA1565/en_US/iphone_user_guide.pdf - Official iPhone user guide
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeC.htm - Type C power outlet
  4. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet
  5. USB to Apple Lightning cable - The Apple Lightning cable is a charging and syncing cable for more recent Apple devices and connects compatible iPhones and iPads to a USB port
  6. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  7. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F mains power outlet
  8. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters