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

The Wiki Connections guide showing how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Croatian power outlet by using Type B USB connector with a 3 pinned Type C power charger and how to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a double pin Type F Schuko USB charger.

Croatian power outlet

Complicated standards and plugs can often lead to confusion when planning on staying in a new country to the first time traveller. The following step by step instructions shows you what you'll need to supply power to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when staying in Croatia by using their F or C type 230 volt 50Hz wall outlets. When you are visiting Croatia from another region please ensure that the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be used with a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110 volts make sure your device is dual-voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional power converter to prevent the device from overloading when charging it.

This list of instructions shows how to connect the Croatian 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. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections where you'll see the full list of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. You can identify the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by the power and volume buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the back. These instructions assume that you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the OS for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, however if not we suggest installing the latest Kindle software 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 Croatia

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Croatia?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Croatia by using the correct power convertor.

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

When you are travelling to multiple countries the best international travel power adapter for Croatia to buy is a multiple USB charger which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Croatians use two different types of plug sockets (types F and C) and using a power adapter like this ensures that you are covered for type C. 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 switching the included heads over. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge (note not all USB devices do) then you'll benefit from quicker charging times with one of these types of USB travel chargers plus compatibility with more power hungry devices like tablets. Having a 4 port charger will also allow you to recharge more than one device simultaneously without needing to pack seperate power adapters or using up additional wall outlets. By only bringing a single USB travel charger will also keep the overall weight and size down, making it perfect to store in hand luggage whilst travelling and convenient for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation at an airport or on a plane. Due to their flexibility these types of travel chargers can be used at home so when you're not on holiday they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple tablets and smartphones and using only a single plug socket.

If you travel frequently we suggest buying a versatile travel charger similar to this online, the power charger illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully for recharging multiple USB devices in numerous countries with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Croatia

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to recharge 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 grids. These power adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling portable option for travellers originating from North America going to Croatia.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico travel adapter is also aimed at travellers originating from the US using type B plugs and is a much more cost effective 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 Croatia.
What is the best power charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Croatia?

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

Using USB micro Type B connector and a three pin Type C Europlug USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Croatian power outlet.

  1. To power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from the Croatian power outlet you'll need 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 plugging it into the power outlet. You can recognise the plug outlet by 2 round adjacent holes.
  3. Connect one end of the type B Micro USB cord into the bottom of the USB 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 Fire HD Forth Generation situated next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Croatian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation screen will display a charging icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle tablet takes around 6 hours to fully recharge but this is likely to take longer if you are using the device during the recharging process. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is 7 - 8 hours depending on use. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Croatian power outlet

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Croatian power outlet by using a two pinned Schuko Type F USB adapter

The Wiki Connections guide on how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Croatian power outlet by using Type B USB connector with a Type F power adapter.

  1. In order to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Croatian power outlet you will need to buy 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 plug in the Type F USB power adapter in the Croatian power outlet. You can recognise the power supply by two large circular holes 19 mm adjacent to each other for live and neutral, plus a pair of two grounding clips above and below.
  3. Then 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 HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the bottom of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire found next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Croatian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the Kindle tablet display will display a charge icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. The tablet takes roughly under 6 hours to fully recharge, but this is likely to be longer if you are using the tablet during the recharging cycle. The Forth Generation Kindle Fire battery life is roughly 7 to 8 hours. For more information on charging the tablet please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the recharging process.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Croatian power outlet by using a two pinned Schuko Type F USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Croatia - Wikipedia.org page about Croatia
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201642330&linkId=DIYALF77Y2U4CRVP - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 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 Kids Edition tablet 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/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  8. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F 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