How to charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when visiting Denmark

The WikiConnections guide showing how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Danish power outlet with Micro USB type B cord and a Type K power adapter.

Danish power outlet

When planning a vacation it can be helpful to know if you can charge your common electrical devices like mobile phones and cameras when you get there. By not knowing which plug socket is being used in Denmark you could end up either weighing your bags down with unnecessary spare adaptors or bring the wrong power adaptor, leaving you having to buy or borrow a potentially overpriced adaptor when you're there. Complicated frequencies and region codes can often lead to confusion when planning on visiting a different country, especially if you've never visited before. If you're going to Denmark the following instructions show how to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using their standard Type K 230 volt 50Hz plug outlets, a majority of Danes will typically use Type K wall outlets. Most power supplies will change depending on which area you are travelling to so we suggest reading the Europe page for a complete list of countries. If you are visiting Denmark from a different region please ensure your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can be used with a 240 volt supply. If it was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) ensure that your device is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) otherwise you may need to use an additional transformer to avoid the device from being damaged whilst powering it.

These instructions show how to connect the Danish power outlet to your and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generationfrom the Kindle Fire product line. Please visit the Amazon page to see the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. You can identify the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the power and volume buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the back of the tablet. This page assumes you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of Fire OS for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, if you don't we recommend installing the latest Kindle software update which ensures you have the most up to date fixes for your Kindle. For further information go to the Amazon site for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Denmark

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

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Denmark by using the correct power convertor.

What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Denmark?

The best power adapter for Denmark is a Type K USB charger [5] which will allow you to use your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation.

What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Denmark?

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

Using USB micro Type B cable and a three pin Type K USB charger to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Danish power outlet.

  1. If you want to charge the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a Danish power outlet you'll need to use a Type K USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Firstly you'll need to insert the Type K USB power adapter in the power supply. You can identify the plug supply by three large holes in an upside-down triangular pattern for live, neutral and ground pins.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. You will find the USB port at the top of your tablet found next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Danish power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found in the top corner of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire HD display will show a charging icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The 7 inch Kindle Fire takes less than 6 hours to fully charge to 100 percent capacity however this is likely to take longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. The 7 inch Kindle Fire battery life lasts approximately 8 - 11 hours depending on how you use the tablet. For further information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the charging process.
How to use a Type K power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Danish power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denmark - Wikipedia.org entry about Denmark
  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/typeK.htm - Type K 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 K USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type K mains power outlet, estimated cost under £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, around £5.