How to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a power outlet in Montenegro

Learn how to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation with a Montenegrin power outlet with USB micro Type B cord and a three pinned Type C Europlug power charger and charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation using a Schuko Type F USB adapter.

Montenegrin power outlet

Different standards and plugs can often cause confusion when planning on visiting a foreign country for the first time traveller. This guide has been specifically written to prevent you worrying if you'll be able to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation when Montenegro.This page contains step-by-step instructions showing you exactly how to supply power to your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation when you're in Montenegro by using their Type F or C Montenegrin 230 volt 50Hz wall outlets. When visiting Montenegro from another country please make sure that your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation can be used with a 240v supply. If the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation came from a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) check your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation is dual voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) else you may need to use an additional transformer to stop the device from over-heating during charging.

This list of instructions shows how to connect the Montenegrin power outlet to your tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation. Please visit the Amazon page where you'll find the full product range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. You can recognise this model of the Kindle by a front facing HD camera, the power and volume buttons on the sides and the Kindle logo on the back. These instructions assume that you are using version 7.5.1 or greater of the operating system for the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation, but if you don't visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle update to ensure you have the most up to date fixes for your device. Visit the manufacturers website at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation instruction guide for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Montenegro

Can the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation be used in Montenegro?

You can use a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Montenegro by using the correct power adaptor.

What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Montenegro?

If travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation or visiting multiple countries the best travel adapter for Montenegro to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Montenegrins use two different types of plug sockets (types F and C) and using a power adapter like this ensures that you are covered for type C. As these types of chargers come with interchangeable pins and handle 100 to 240 volts will mean that you can travel to multiple countries around the world just by changing the supplied plugs. If your type of Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation can support Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much faster recharging times with one of these travel adapters, and support for more power hungry devices like tablets. Having a 4 port charger will also allow you to charge multiple devices at once without needing to pack individual travel adapters for your Montenegrin trip. Because you are only needing to bring a single lightweight travel charger will help keep the weight and size down, making it ideal to store in hand baggage while travelling and suitable for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation at an airport or on a plane. Because of their flexibility these types of travel chargers can be used at home so when you're not on holiday they can sit under your bedside table charging multiple smartphones and tablets without using up an additional power outlet.

We recommend searching for this type of versatile power charger at an electronics retailer - the multipurpose travel charger illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been successfully tested for recharging multiple USB devices in numerous different countries with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Montenegro

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to recharge devices via USB, but for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power strips offer surge protection which can be necessary when visiting regions with unstable power grids to prevent damage to any connected appliances from voltage spikes. These power converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Montenegro 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 most popular compact power converter for travellers originating from America going to Montenegro.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from the US using type B plugs and is a much more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with 1 less AC outlet at almost half the 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 suitable for a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting Montenegro.
What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Montenegro?

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a Montenegrin power outlet

Using type B Micro USB cord and a 3 pinned Europlug Type C power charger to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation with a Montenegrin power outlet.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a Montenegrin 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. Insert the Type C USB power adapter in the Montenegrin power outlet. You can recognise the plug outlet by 2 circular holes adjacent to each other where the two pins slide into.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the micro USB Type B cable into the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation. On the side of the Kindle Fire Second Generation situated next to the HDMI connector you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Montenegrin power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the Fire display will show a charge icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation takes approximately under 5 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity, however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the device whilst charging. The battery life on your tablet lasts 7 - 10 hours depending on use. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging process.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a Montenegrin power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation with a Montenegrin power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

The Wiki Connections guide on how to power a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation with a Montenegrin power outlet by using micro USB Type B cable and a three pin Type F Schuko USB charger.

  1. If you want to supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation using the Montenegrin power outlet you'll need to use a Type F USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by taking the Type F USB power adapter and inserting it into the wall outlet. The recessed circular power supply (known as the Type F power outlet [7] or Schuko outlet) can be recognised by the two 4.8mm adjacent holes where the twin plug outlet pins go and a pair of two thin grounding clips on the top and bottom.
  3. Connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation. You will find the USB port on the side of your tablet found next to the HDMI output.
  4. Switch on the Montenegrin power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation screen will display a charging icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle takes less than 5 hours to fully recharge, but this is likely to be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. Typically the battery life lasts approximately 7 to 10 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process and battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation with a Montenegrin power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Montenegro - Montenegro entry on wikipedia.org
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=200939330&linkId=2Y75DDOG5AGHRIB2 - Kindle Fire HD 7 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 7 2nd 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