How to charge your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a power outlet in Denmark

Danish power outlet to a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation

Danish power outlet

Differing region codes and plug types can all be daunting when planning to stay in a different country to the first time traveller. The following simple guide will show you what you'll need to charge the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation when visiting Denmark by using their K type 230 volt 50Hz power outlets, you will discover most Danes will typically use the Type K sockets in their power outlets. Power supplies vary depending on which area you visiting therefore we suggest that you read the WikiConnections travel power sockets list for a full list showing regions. If travelling to Denmark from another region check your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation can be used with a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110 volts ensure that the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation is dual-voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional transformer to stop the device from overloading whilst powering it.

The following page shows how to connect the Danish power outlet to the 8.9" Kindle Fire HD Second Generation and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. We recommend visiting the Amazon page on WikiConnections for the full product range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. You can recognise this make of Kindle Fire by a front facing HD camera, the volume and power buttons on the sides and a Kindle logo on the back. This guide assumes that you are using OS version 8.5.1 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation, if you don't visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle software update which makes sure you have the most up-to-date fixes for your device. Go to the Amazon site for the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation instruction guide for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Denmark

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Denmark?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Denmark.

What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Denmark?

The best power adapter for Denmark will be a Type K USB power adapter [5] which allows you to use your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation.

What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation in Denmark?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Danish power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type K USB adapter

Learn how to power your Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Danish power outlet with Type B USB connector with a 3 pinned Type K USB adapter.

  1. In order to charge the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation from a Danish power outlet you will need a Type K USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin by taking the Type K USB power adapter and inserting it into the power supply. This wall supply, sometimes called the Type K power outlet [3], looks like three large holes forming an upside-down triangle configuration for live, neutral and ground.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB type B connector into the power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation. You'll find the USB port at the side of the Kindle tablet found to the right of the HDMI socket.
  4. Turn on the Danish power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the tablet screen will show a charge icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The Fire takes around 5 hours to completely charge to 100% capacity, but this may be longer if you are using the device during recharging. Typically the tablet battery life lasts approximately 9 to 11 hours depending on use. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd generation with a Danish power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type K USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denmark - Danish entry on Wikipedia.org
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201016060&linkId=DLOFYKA26TCA5NOB - Kindle Fire HD 8.9 2nd 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 8.9 2nd generation charging support page
  5. Type K USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type K 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