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

The WikiConnections page on how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Cypriot power outlet using Type B USB cord and a Type G USB adapter.

Cypriot power outlet

Various region codes and plug types can all cause confusion when planning on travelling to a foreign country if you've never visited before. This page has been specifically written to prevent you worrying if you'll be able to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when abroad.This guide shows what you'll need to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when visiting Cyprus by using the standard 240 volt 50Hz Type G Cypriot wall outlet, with the Cypriots using a 13 amp plug for power outlets. Power supplies vary from region to region so we suggest that you read our Wikiconnections world power supplies page for a complete list of powering devices in different destinations. If visiting Cyprus from another region double check your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be used with a 240v supply. If it was purchased from a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) ensure the 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 voltage converter to avoid the device from overloading when powering up.

These instructions show you how to connect the Cypriot power outlet to the tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generationfrom the Kindle Fire series. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections to see the full list of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. You can recognise this version of the Kindle Fire by the power and volume buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. These instructions assume you have installed version 4.5.5 firmware or greater for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, but if not please visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle OS update which ensures you have the most up-to-date features for your tablet. For further information go to the manufacturers website at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

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

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

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Cyprus.

What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Cyprus?

When you are travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation then the best international travel power adapter for Cyprus to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [7]. Because these chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and handle from 100 volts to 240 volts will mean that you can travel to over 100 countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa just by switching the plugs. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge (note that not all USB devices do) then you'll benefit from much faster recharging times by using one of these types of power chargers plus support for certain power hungry devices like tablets.

Having a 4 port charger means you can power multiple devices simultaneously without needing to buy multiple travel adapters on your trip to Cyprus. Because you are only bringing a single lightweight USB travel charger will also keep the overall size and weight down, making it ideal to fold up in hand luggage as well as being on hand for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation at an airport or on the flight. Because of their space saving versatility these types of power chargers can be used at home so when you're not on holiday they can be used overnight charging multiple phones and tablets without using up an additional wall outlet.

We suggest buying this type of flexible power adapter online. The power charger illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [7] which has been successfully tested for powering multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries around the world on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Cyprus

The 4 port USB travel charger [7] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to recharge devices via USB, but for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power converters offer surge protection which can be necessary when visiting counties with unreliable or unstable power supplies. These travel converters 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 most popular compact option for travellers originating from North America visiting Cyprus.
  • 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 is a much cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with one less AC outlet for almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 2 AC outlets but offers a flexible 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 Cyprus.
What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Cyprus?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Cypriot power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

The WikiConnections page on how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Cypriot power outlet using Type B USB cord and a Type G USB adapter.

  1. In order to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Cypriot power outlet you will need a Type G USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by inserting the Type G USB power adapter in the wall outlet. This power outlet (technically known as the Type G power outlet [3]) looks like three vertical rectangular holes containing plastic shutters in a triangle configuration.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the Type B Micro USB cord into 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 Kindle located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the Cypriot power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation screen will display a lightning icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes around less than 6 hours to completely charge but this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. The tablet battery life lasts around 7 to 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 battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Cypriot power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyprus - wikipedia.org page about Cyprus
  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/typeG.htm - Type G 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 G USB power adapter - Provides power from a type G mains power supply
  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. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters