Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a power outlet in Romania

Using type B USB micro cord with a three pin Europlug Type C power adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Romanian power outlet and powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a 2 pin Type F Schuko power charger.

Romanian power outlet

Varying different frequencies and region codes can all be daunting when planning on staying in a different country, especially to the first time traveller. These instructions were specifically written to prevent you having to worry if you'll be able to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation abroad.This step by step guide shows you exactly how to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Romania using the standard F or C type Romanian 230 volt 50Hz wall outlets. If you are visiting Romania from a different region please double check your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120v ensure that your device is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional power converter to avoid the device from overheating during charging. If you plan on taking a trip to a destination such as Bucharest or Cluj-Napoca we recommend referring to the Wikipedia web page about Romania [1] for more details.

These instructions show how to connect the Romanian power outlet to your Kindle tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation not other tablets in the Kindle Fire product line. Please check these instructions relate to your Kindle Fire model, visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll see the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. You can recognise the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by the volume and power buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the rear. These instructions assume you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation Fire OS operating system, however if you don't we recommend installing the most recent Kindle update which makes sure you have the most up to date set of features for your device. Visit the Amazon support site for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] for further information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Romania

Can the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation be used in Romania?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation to a Romanian power outlet by using a power adaptor.

What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Romania?

When you are travelling to multiple countries or bringing more than just your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation then the best international travel adapter for Romania to buy is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger. There are two different standards of plug sockets in Romania (types F and C) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C.

As these chargers come with interchangeable plugs and handle from 100 volts - 240 volts will mean that you can travel to multiple countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa simply by switching the supplied plugs. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation supports Fast Charge then you'll benefit from faster charging times with one of these types of power adapters and additional support for certain power hungry devices. Having a four port adapter means you can power more than one device simultaneously without needing to pack multiple power chargers on your Romanian trip. Because you are only bringing a single international travel charger will help keep the overall size down, making it perfect to store in hand baggage as well as being suitable for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation at an airport or on the flight. Because of their versatility these types of travel adapters can be used at home so when you're not travelling they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple tablets and phones without needing an additional wall outlet.

We recommend searching for this type of flexible travel adapter at your preferred electronics retailer - the travel adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been tested successfully for powering multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Romania

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, however for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power adapters offer surge protection which is useful when visiting regions with unreliable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected devices. These travel converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering both Romania and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular portable option for travellers originating from America visiting Romania using type B American plug sockets.
  • 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 from 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 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 Romania. [9] [AD]
What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Romania?

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Romanian power outlet

Using type B USB micro cord with a three pin Europlug Type C power adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Romanian power outlet.

  1. If you want to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Romanian power outlet you will need to buy 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 in the Romanian power outlet. You can identify the power supply by the 2 circular holes next to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the foot of the tablet found next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Romanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation will display a charge icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes less than 6 hours to fully charge, however this may take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device whilst recharging. The battery life on your Fire lasts 7 to 8 hours depending on how you use the tablet. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Romanian power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Romanian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

A guide on how to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Romanian power outlet with Micro USB type B connector and a Type F Schuko USB charger.

  1. If you want to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Romanian power outlet you'll need to buy a Type F USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. First you'll need to insert the Type F USB power adapter into the power supply. The sunken round plug outlet (sometimes known as a Schuko plug) can be identified by the two 4.8mm holes 19 mm next to each other, plus two thin grounding clips above and below.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the foot of your found next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Romanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the Fire will display a charge icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes roughly around 6 hours to fully charge, but this may take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. Typically the battery life on your Kindle Fire HD Forth Generation lasts 7 to 8 hours depending on how you use it. For further information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Romanian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

See also

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  1. Wikipedia - Wikipedia web page about Romania
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type C power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type C USB power adapter - European Type C USB chargers are unearthed and have two 4mm rounded pins spaced 19mm apart, between $10 to $15 USD (around £10 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, between $5 to $10 USD (around £5 GBP / under C$15).
  7. iec.ch - Type F power outlet
  8. 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, between $10 to $15 USD (£15-£20 GBP / under C$20).
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, around $15 USD (£10-£15 GBP / C$15-C$20).