How to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a power outlet in Paraguay

A step-by-step guide showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Paraguayan power outlet with USB micro Type B cable with a Europlug Type C USB adapter.

Paraguayan power outlet

Various standards and plugs can often be daunting when planning on staying in another country especially if you've never visited before. However this isn't as complicated as it first appears, with only a handful of different types of common standards used in the world this guide tells you exactly what you'll need to purchase in advance to power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation . These instructions have been written to prevent you having to worry if you'll be able to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when you're in Paraguay.This page is a simple guide demonstrating what you'll need to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when staying in Paraguay by using the standard 220 volt 50Hz C Type power outlet, with the Paraguayans using a Europlug for charging. Most power sockets vary regionally so we recommend that you read our Wiki Connections global power connections page for a complete list of powering devices in different countries. If visiting Paraguay from a different country double check your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) double check your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is dual voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) otherwise you may need to use an additional converter to stop the device from overheating whilst powering it up.

This list of instructions shows how to connect the Paraguayan power outlet to your tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, not other tablets in the Kindle Fire range. We recommend visiting the Amazon page on WikiConnections for the full list of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. This Kindle is recognised by the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. These instructions assume you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of the firmware for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, but if you don't visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle OS update which ensures you have the latest set of features for your Kindle. For more information go to the Amazon.com support site for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

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

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

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation to a Paraguayan power outlet.

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What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Paraguay?

When you are travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation the best travel charger for Paraguay to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger. Because these chargers come with interchangeable plugs and can handle from 100 - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa just by switching the plugs. If your model of Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can support Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much faster recharging times by using one of these power chargers, along with additional compatibility with certain power demanding devices.

Unlike other travel adapters having a 4 port charger will also allow you to charge multiple devices at once without needing to pack individual travel adapters or using up additional power outlets. Only bringing a single lightweight USB travel charger will also keep the overall weight and size down, making it perfect to store in hand baggage whilst travelling and convenient for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation at an airport or on a plane. Because of their space saving flexibility these types of adapters can be used when you return home as well as abroad so when you're not travelling they can be used overnight charging multiple tablets, smartphones and e-readers without needing an additional power outlet.

We recommend searching for this type of versatile travel charger online. The power adapter illustrated below is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous countries on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Paraguay

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to charge devices via USB, but for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power strips offer surge protection which is useful when visiting counties with unreliable or unstable power supplies. These travel adapters come supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Paraguay and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international 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 Paraguay.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from North America using type B plugs. This gives the same functionality as the BESTEK with just 1 less AC outlet for almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 2 AC outlets but offers a generous 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 Paraguay. [7]
What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Paraguay?

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

A step-by-step guide showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Paraguayan power outlet with USB micro Type B cable with a Type C USB adapter.

  1. In order to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Paraguayan 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. Start the process by plugging the Type C USB power adapter in the power outlet. This power outlet, sometimes known as a Type C power outlet [3] or Europlug, is identified by 2 holes next to each other where the live and neutral plug outlet pins go.
  3. Connect the USB 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 Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. On the base of the Kids Edition Kindle situated next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Paraguayan power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation will show a lightning icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely charge to 100% capacity, however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. Typically the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation battery life is 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 recharging process and battery times.
How to use a Europlug Type C power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Paraguayan power outlet

See also

  1. Wikipedia - wikipedia.org entry about Paraguay
  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 (£10-£15 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, costs between $5 to $10 USD (around £5 GBP / under C$15).
  7. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, estimated cost around $15 USD (£10-£15 GBP / C$15-C$20).