Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation in Denmark

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge your Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation from a Danish power outlet by using USB micro Type B cable and a three pinned Type K power charger.

Danish power outlet

Various standards and voltages can often cause confusion when planning to travel to another country, especially to the first time traveller. However this isn't as complex as it appears, with only a handful of different types of plug sockets used in the world this article tells you exactly what to buy in advance to power the Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation . These instructions were specifically written to stop you worrying if you'll be able to charge the Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation abroad.This step-by-step guide tells you how to power your Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation when you're travelling to Denmark using their standard type K 230 volt 50Hz power outlets, a majority of Danes will typically use Type K wall outlets. When travelling to Denmark from another country check the Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation originated in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110v check the Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation is dual-voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional power converter to avoid the device from overheating when powering up.

These instructions show you how to connect the Danish power outlet to your tablet and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generationfrom the Kindle Fire product line. Please visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections to see the full series of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. You can identify the Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation by a front facing camera, the volume and power buttons on the back and the Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. This guide assumes that you are using firmware version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation, however if not visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation update which makes sure you have the most up to date fixes for your Kindle Fire. For more information visit the support site at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation PDF manual.

Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation in Denmark

Can you use a Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation in Denmark?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation to a Danish power outlet.

What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation in Denmark?

The best power adapter for Denmark is a Type K USB power adapter [5] which allows you to use your Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation.

What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation in Denmark?

How to use a Type K power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation from a Danish power outlet

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge your Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation from a Danish power outlet by using USB micro Type B cable and a three pinned Type K power charger.

  1. To charge the Kindle Fire HDX 3rd 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. Plug in the Type K USB power adapter in the power supply. This plug outlet, sometimes called the Type K power outlet [3], looks like 3 holes forming a triangle configuration and the bottom hole being in a semicircular shape.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB micro Type B cable into the mains USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation. You will find the USB port on the base of the Third Generation Kindle Fire HDX located next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Danish power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the 7" Kindle Fire display will show a charging icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HDX Third Generation takes under 6 hours to fully charge but this is likely to be longer depending on the strength of the power and if you are using the device during the recharging cycle. The battery life on the Third Generation Kindle Fire HDX lasts 9 - 12 hours. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure and battery life.
How to use a Type K power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HDX 3rd generation from a Danish power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denmark - Denmark Wikipedia web page
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201303400&linkId=TE3JUEOED6G5HTG3 - Kindle Fire HDX 3rd 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 HDX 3rd 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