Charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a power outlet in Comoros

Using type B USB Micro connector with a three pinned Type C USB adapter to power a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a Comorian power outlet and powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation using a 2 pin Type E USB plug.

Comorian power outlet

Different combinations of voltages and region codes can all be daunting when planning on staying in another country especially if you've never been there before. This page has been written to help assist travellers wanting to power their Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation when they're abroad.This page is a useful guide which shows exactly what you'll need to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation when you're travelling to Comoros using their standard E or C type 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. You will find power will change from country to country so we suggest reading the power supplies and Africa page for a full list of countries. When you are travelling to Comoros from another country make sure the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation can be used with a 240 volt supply. If it originated in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120v check that the device is dual voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) else you may need to use an additional voltage converter to avoid the device from overheating during charging.

The following guide shows you how to connect the Comorian power outlet to your 7 inch Kindle Fire and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation not other tablets in the Kindle Fire product line. Please check these instructions relate to your Kindle Fire modelby visiting the Amazon page on WikiConnections to see the full list of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire models. You can identify this Kindle tablet by a front facing camera, the power and volume buttons on the sides and the Kindle logo on the back of the tablet. This page assumes that you have installed Fire OS version 7.5.1 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation, however if not we recommend installing the latest Kindle update which makes sure you have all the latest set of features for your Kindle Fire. Go to the manufacturers site at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation PDF manual for further information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Comoros

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

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation to a Comorian power outlet by using a power adaptor.

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

If you are travelling to more than one country or bringing more than just your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation then the best international travel adapter for Comoros is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Comorians use two different types of power outlets (E and C) and using a power charger like this will ensure that you are covered for type C. As these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and can handle 100 volts - 240 volts will mean you can travel to multiple countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa simply by changing the included plugs over. If your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation can support Fast Charge (note not all USB devices can) then you'll benefit from much quicker recharging times by using one of these USB power chargers, plus compatibility with certain power hungry devices like tablets. Unlike other travel chargers having a four port adapter means you can recharge more than one device at once without needing to bring individual power adapters or occupying additional power sockets. Only bringing a single lightweight USB travel charger will help keep the overall size and weight down, making it perfect to fold up in hand baggage as well as being suitable for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation at an airport or on the plane. Due to their space saving flexibility these types of chargers can be used when back at home not just abroad so when you're not on holiday they can sit overnight charging multiple smartphones and tablets without needing an additional wall outlet.

We recommend buying this type of flexible travel charger online. The multipurpose power charger illustrated below is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Comoros

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation, however for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power converters offer surge protection which is necessary for travellers to regions with unreliable or unstable power grids. These power adapters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering both Comoros and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular compact option for travellers originating from America visiting Comoros 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 travel adapter is also aimed at travellers from North America using type B plugs and offers practically the same functionality as the BESTEK with just one 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 most travellers from around the world visiting Comoros.
What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation in Comoros?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation with a Comorian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Using type B USB Micro connector with a three pinned Type C USB adapter to power a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation from a Comorian power outlet.

  1. To charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation using the Comorian 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. Plug the Type C USB power adapter into the power supply. You can identify the wall outlet by the two round holes next to each other.
  3. Connect the USB end of the Type B Micro USB cable into the mains power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation. You'll find the USB port on the side of the tablet situated to the right of the HDMI socket.
  4. Turn on the Comorian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the 7 inch Kindle screen will show a charging icon to indicate that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation takes around around 5 hours to fully charge, however this is likely to take longer if you are using the device during the charging process. Typically the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation battery life should last roughly 7 - 10 hours. For further information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the charging procedure.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation with a Comorian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation with a Comorian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type E USB adapter

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation with a Comorian power outlet with Type B Micro USB cable and a Type E USB adapter.

  1. If you want to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation using a Comorian power outlet you'll need a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type E USB power adapter and inserting it in the wall supply. You can identify the power supply by the two 4.8mm circular holes 19mm apart from each other where the live and neutral pins go and a single long metal grounding pin protruding in the top in a triangle pattern.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB Micro Type B cable into the bottom of the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation. You can find the USB port on the side of the Kindle tablet situated to the right of the HDMI jack.
  4. Switch on the Comorian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Second Generation Kindle Fire will show a charge icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation takes less than 5 hours to fully charge to full capacity however this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet during the recharging cycle. Typically the battery life on your 7 inch Kindle Fire should last 7 to 10 hours depending on how you use it. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 2nd generation with a Comorian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type E USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comoros - Comorian Wikipedia page
  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/typeE.htm - Type E power outlet
  8. Type E USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type E 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