How to charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation from a power outlet in Mauritania

Instructions showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation with a Mauritanian power outlet with type B USB Micro cord and a 3 pinned Europlug Type C power charger.

Mauritanian power outlet

Various voltages and region codes can all be daunting when planning to travel to another country, especially if you've never visited before. This isn't as complex as it first appears, with only a handful of different types of sockets used in the world this guide tells you exactly what you'll need in advance to power your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Mauritania. This guide was specifically written to stop visitors worrying if they can charge their Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation when they are visiting abroad.If you're going to Mauritania this page has instructions showing how to power the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation using a standard 220 volt 50Hz Type C Mauritanian plug outlet, the Mauritanians will use Europlugs for power outlets. When you are visiting Mauritania from a different region please ensure that the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation can be used with a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 120 volts check that your device is dual voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) otherwise you may need to use an additional power transformer to stop the device from overheating whilst powering it up.

These instructions show you how to connect the Mauritanian power outlet to your and refers to the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation, not other tablets in the Kindle Fire range. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll find the full series of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. This Kindle is recognised by rear and front facing HD cameras, the power and volume buttons on the back and the Amazon logo on the back. These instructions assume that you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the operating system for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation, but if you don't visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle update to ensure you have the most up to date fixes for your device. Visit the manufacturers website at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation instruction guide for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Mauritania

Can the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation be used in Mauritania?

You can use a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Mauritania by using the correct power adaptor.

What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Mauritania?

When travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation and visiting multiple countries then the best international travel charger for Mauritania is a multiple USB port adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger. Because these types of chargers come with interchangeable plugs and can handle 100 - 240 volts will mean that you can travel to over 100 countries around the world simply by changing the supplied heads. If your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation supports Fast Charge then you'll benefit from faster recharging times by using one of these power adapters, along with support for certain power hungry devices like tablets.

Having a 4 port adapter will allow you to recharge more than one device simultaneously without needing to pack seperate travel adapters or using up additional power outlets. Because you are only needing a single international USB travel charger will keep the weight down, making it ideal to fold up in hand baggage and suitable for recharging your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation at the airport or on a flight. Because of their space saving flexibility these types of adapters can be used back at home as well as abroad so when you're not on holiday they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple smartphones and tablets with only a single wall outlet.

We suggest searching for this type of versatile travel charger at your preferred electronics retailer. The multipurpose travel adapter illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been successfully tested for charging multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries.

Alternative travel adapter for Mauritania

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from around the world wanting to recharge devices using USB, but for visitors 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 power grids to prevent damage to any connected devices from voltage spikes. These power adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Continental Europe, North America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 countries around the world:

  • 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 compact power adapter for travellers originating from America visiting Mauritania using 3 pinned type B US plug sockets.
  • 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 and is a much cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with one less AC outlet at almost half the price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 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 ideal for a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting Mauritania. [7] [AD]
What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Mauritania?

Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation with a Mauritanian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Instructions showing how to charge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation with a Mauritanian power outlet with type B USB Micro cord and a 3 pinned Europlug Type C power charger.

  1. If you want to supply power to a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation using the Mauritanian power outlet you'll 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 taking the Type C USB power adapter and inserting it into the wall outlet. The plug supply (sometimes known as a Type C power outlet [3] or Europlug) is recognised by the 2 adjacent holes.
  3. Connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the mains power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation. You'll find the USB port on the foot of your Fire situated next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Mauritanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the tablet will show a lightning bolt icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation takes around around 6 hours to completely charge however this is likely to take longer if you are using the device during the recharging process. The Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation battery life is 9 to 12 hours depending on use. For more information on charging the tablet please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation with a Mauritanian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

See also

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  1. Wikipedia - Mauritania Wikipedia web page
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type C power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd 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, £10-£15.
  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 around £5.
  7. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, estimated price £10-£15.