Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation when staying in Denmark

Using type B USB micro cord with a 3 pin Type K USB charger to recharge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation from a Danish power outlet.

Danish power outlet

Varying different standards and plugs can all be confusing when planning on staying in a foreign country especially for the first time traveller. However this isn't as complex as it appears, with only a handful of different types of common standards used throughout the world this guide shows exactly what to purchase in advance to charge the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Denmark. These guidelines were specifically written to assist people wanting to power their Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation when they're staying in Denmark.If visiting Denmark the following useful instructions show how to charge the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation by using the Type K Danish 230 volt 50Hz power outlets, a majority of Danes will normally use Type K power outlets. If you are visiting Denmark from another region please double check your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation was purchased from a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) ensure that the device is dual voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) else you may need to use an additional voltage converter to prevent the device from overheating whilst powering it up.

The following instructions show you how to connect the Danish power outlet to the Third Generation Kindle Fire and refers to the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation. We recommend visiting the Amazon page to see the full range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. This Kindle Fire model is identified by front and rear facing HD cameras, the volume and power buttons on the back and an Amazon logo on the rear. These instructions assume you have installed Fire operating system version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation, but if not visit Amazon for the latest Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation software update to ensure you have the latest fixes for your Kindle. For further information go to the Amazon website for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation instruction manual [2] or download the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation PDF manual.

Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Denmark

Can the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation be used in Denmark?

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Denmark.

What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Denmark?

The best power adapter for Denmark is a Type K USB power adapter [5] which will allow you to use your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation.

What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation in Denmark?

How to use a Type K power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation from a Danish power outlet

Instructions showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation from a Danish power outlet with Micro USB type B cable and a Type K power adapter.

  1. To charge your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation using the Danish power outlet you'll need a Type K USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. First you'll need to insert the Type K USB power adapter into the power supply. You can recognise the wall outlet by the 3 large holes in an upside-down triangular shape for live, neutral and earth pins.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation. At the foot of your Kindle tablet situated next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Danish power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the 8.9 inch Kindle Fire HDX screen will show a lightning icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation takes roughly around 6 hours to fully recharge, but this may take longer if you are using the tablet during the recharging cycle. Typically the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation battery life lasts approximately 9 - 12 hours depending on use. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life.
How to use a Type K power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 3rd generation from a Danish power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denmark - Danish 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=201342250&linkId=ZJQS5ETWIYEWYT2M - Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 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 8.9 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