Charging the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a power outlet in Chad

The Wiki Connections page showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Chadian power outlet with type B USB Micro cable and a Type C Europlug power adapter, how to power a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a 3 pin Type D power charger and recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a 2 pin Type E power adapter

Chadian power outlet

Different voltages and region codes can all lead to confusion when planning to travel to a new country especially to the first time traveller. These instructions have been specifically written to prevent you needing to worry if you'll be able to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation abroad.This page has step-by-step instructions which shows how to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Chad by using their standard D, C, E or F type Chadian 220 volt 50Hz power outlets. Power sockets will vary depending on which area you are travelling to so please read the Africa and power supplies page for a full list of regions and countries. When travelling to Chad from a different country please check that your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can accept a 240v supply. If it originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) make sure your device is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional transformer to prevent the device from overloading whilst powering it up.

The following list of instructions show you how to connect the Chadian power outlet to your Kindle tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. Please check these instructions relate to your Kindle Fire, visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections for the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. This Kindle tablet can be identified by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the power and volume buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the back of the tablet. These instructions assume you are using Fire OS version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, however if you don't we suggest installing the most recent Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation software update which makes sure you have all the latest fixes for your device. For more information visit the Amazon.com site for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Chad

Can the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation be used in Chad?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation to a Chadian power outlet.

What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Chad?

When travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation the best international travel adapter for Chad is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [12]. There are four standards of plug sockets in Chad (D, C, E and F) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C. As these chargers come with interchangeable pins and can handle 100 volts - 240 volts will mean you can travel to multiple countries around the world just by switching the included heads. If your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can support Fast Charge (not all USB devices will) then you'll benefit from faster charging times by using one of these USB travel chargers, plus additional support for more power demanding devices like tablets.

Unlike other adapters having a four port adapter will allow you to power more than one device at once without needing to buy individual power adapters for your Chadian trip. By only bringing a single lightweight 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 chargers can be used when back at home as well as abroad so when you're not on holiday they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple phones and tablets with just a single wall outlet.

We recommend buying this type of versatile travel charger at an electronics retailer. The multipurpose power adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [12] which has been tested successfully for powering multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Chad

The 4 port USB travel charger [12] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, but for those also wanting to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power converters offer surge protection which is necessary for travellers to counties with unstable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected appliances. These travel adapters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering both Chad 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 best selling compact power converter for travellers originating from North America visiting Chad.
  • 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 offers practically the same set of features as the BESTEK with 1 less AC outlet for 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 majority of travellers from around the world visiting Chad.
What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Chad?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

The Wiki Connections page showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet with type B USB micro cable and a 3 pin Europlug Type C power adapter.

  1. To charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from the Chadian 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. Start by plugging the Type C USB power adapter into the Chadian power outlet. You can identify this plug supply by the two round holes adjacent to each other for live and neutral pins.
  3. Plug in one end of the Micro USB type B connector into the bottom of the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. You'll find the USB port on the top of your Kindle Fire Forth Generation located next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Chadian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation screen will show a lightning bolt icon to indicate that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation takes under 6 hours to completely recharge, however this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet during the charging process. Typically the battery life on the 7 inch Kindle Fire is approximately 8 - 11 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging procedure.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

Using type B micro USB cable and a 3 pin Type D power charger to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet.

  1. To power your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using the Chadian power outlet you will need to use a Type D USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by plugging the Type D USB power adapter into the power supply. The wall outlet, sometimes known as a Type D power outlet [7], looks like 3 round holes in a triangular shape.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. On the top of your Forth Generation Kindle Fire HD located next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Chadian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the 7 inch Kindle Fire screen will show a charge icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Forth Generation Kindle Fire HD takes approximately around 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity but this may take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device during charging. Typically the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation battery life should last roughly 8 - 11 hours depending on how you use it. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type D USB adapter

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Chadian power outlet by using a two pinned Type E USB adapter

Using Micro USB type B connector and a 3 pin Type E power adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet.

  1. If you want to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using the Chadian power outlet you will need to use a Type E USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by taking the Type E USB power adapter and plugging it in the wall supply. The circular power supply (sometimes called the CEE 7/7 outlet) can be identified by the two 4.8mm round adjacent holes next to each other for live and neutral pins along with a long metal grounding pin protruding the top forming a triangular shape.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the Type B USB Micro connector into the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. On the top of your Kindle found next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Chadian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the 7" Kindle Fire will display a charging icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Fire takes around around 6 hours to fully charge but this may take longer if you are using the tablet during charging. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation battery life should last 8 to 11 hours depending on use. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process and battery life.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Chadian power outlet by using a two pinned Type E USB adapter

How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Chadian power outlet

Using micro USB Type B cord with a Type F Schuko power charger to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Chadian power outlet.

  1. In order to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using the Chadian power outlet you will need to buy a Type F USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by taking the Type F USB power adapter and plugging it in the wall supply. You can identify the wall outlet by the two large adjacent holes where the plug outlet pins sit along with a pair of thin grounding clips at the top and bottom.
  3. Connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the mains USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. On the top of the 7 inch Kindle Fire located next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Chadian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation display will show a charge icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The 7 inch Kindle Fire takes approximately less than 6 hours to completely recharge to full capacity but this is likely to be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device during the charging process. Typically the battery life on your Kindle tablet lasts approximately 8 - 11 hours depending on how you use it. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Chadian power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chad - wikipedia entry about Chad
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201597000&linkId=UZWL22ALFPXJ3QYM - Kindle Fire HD 7 4th 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 4th 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/typeD.htm - Type D power outlet
  8. Type D USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type D mains power outlet
  9. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeE.htm - Type E power outlet
  10. Type E USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type E mains power outlet
  11. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  12. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters