Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when staying in Armenia

Using Type B Micro USB cable with a three pinned Type C power adapter to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with an Armenian power outlet and how to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Type F Schuko USB plug.

Armenian power outlet

Varying different combinations of standards and voltages can all be confusing when planning to visit a new country if you've never visited 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 Kids Edition tablet 4th generation . These guidelines have been specifically written to help assist visitors wanting to power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when they are visiting abroad.If you're visiting Armenia the following useful instructions show powering the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the standard F or C type Armenian 230 volt 50Hz plug outlets. Power supplies vary regionally therefore we suggest reading the power supplies list for a full list of countries. When you are visiting Armenia from another country please check the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can accept a 240v supply. If the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110v ensure that your device is dual voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional power converter to avoid the device from overheating during charging.

The following instructions show how to connect the Armenian power outlet to the tablet and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generationfrom the Kindle Fire series. We recommend visiting the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll find the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. You can recognise the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by the power and volume buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. This guide assumes that you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation OS, if not please visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th 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 Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

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

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

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Armenia.

Armenia

What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Armenia?

If you are travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation and visiting more than one country then the best travel power adapter for Armenia is a multiple USB port adapter which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger. There are two different types of wall outlets in Armenia (F and C) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C.

As these chargers come with interchangeable plugs and handle 100 volts - 240 volts will mean you can travel to multiple countries in Asia, North America, Europe and Africa just by switching the supplied heads. If your model of Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from quicker recharging times with one of these USB travel chargers, along with compatibility with more power demanding devices.

Unlike other chargers having a 4 port charger means you can charge more than one device at once without needing to buy multiple power chargers on your Armenian trip or using up additional wall outlets. Because you are only bringing a single lightweight USB travel charger will help keep the overall size and weight down, making it perfect to fold up and store in hand baggage while travelling. Because of their space saving flexibility these types of travel chargers can be used when back at home not just abroad so when you're not on holiday they can sit overnight charging multiple tablets, smartphones and e-readers without using up an additional plug socket.

We recommend searching for this type of flexible travel adapter at your preferred electronics retailer - the power adapter illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries around the world with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Armenia

The 4 port USB travel charger 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 or unstable power grids. These travel adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • 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 portable option for travellers originating from America going to Armenia using type B American plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico is also aimed at travellers from America using type B plugs. This gives almost the same set of features as the BESTEK with one 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 suitable for most travellers from around the world visiting Armenia. [9]
What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Armenia?

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Armenian power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Using Type B Micro USB cable with a three pinned Type C power adapter to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with an Armenian power outlet.

  1. In order to supply power to your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Armenian 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. Begin by inserting the Type C USB power adapter into the Armenian power outlet. This unearthed plug outlet, also known as the Type C power outlet [3] or Europlug, can be identified by the two adjacent holes where the twin pins go.
  3. Then connect one end of the Type B USB cable into the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You will find the USB port at the foot of the Kindle located next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Armenian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation display will display a lightning bolt icon which indicates that the tablet 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 tablet during the recharging cycle. Typically the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation battery life lasts approximately 7 - 8 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Armenian power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

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

Instructions on how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with an Armenian power outlet using micro USB Type B cord with a 3 pin Type F Schuko power charger.

  1. If you want to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Armenian power outlet you will need a Type F USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Firstly you'll need to insert the Type F USB power adapter into the power supply. You can identify the wall supply by the two circular holes 19 mm next to each other for live and neutral and two grounding clips above and below.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. On the bottom of the Kindle situated next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Armenian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation will display a charge icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes approximately around 6 hours to completely recharge but this may be longer if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. The battery life on the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is 7 to 8 hours depending on how you use the tablet. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging procedure.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Armenian power outlet

See also

  1. Wikipedia - Armenian Wikipedia web page
  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 (under £10 GBP / under C$5).
  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, estimated cost between $5 to $10 USD (£5-£10 GBP / around C$10).
  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 $15 to $20 USD (£10-£15 GBP / under C$5).
  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).