Charging your iPad Mini 2 from a power outlet in Denmark

How to connect a Danish power outlet to the iPad Mini 2

Danish power outlet

Varying different frequencies and standards can often be confusing when planning to stay in a new country, especially to the first time traveller. If you're staying in Denmark this page has instructions showing you charging the iPad Mini 2 using the Type K Danish 230 volt 50Hz power outlets, Type K wall outlets are normally used by a majority of Danes. You will discover that power sockets change depending on which area you are travelling to so please read the list of World power supplies for a complete list of regions and countries. When you are visiting Denmark from another country make sure the iPad Mini 2 can be used with a 240 volt supply. If your iPad Mini 2 originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) ensure that your device is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional power transformer to stop the device from being damaged when charging it. These instructions assume you are running Apple iOS 7 or greater on the iPad Mini 2.

Charging the iPad Mini 2 in Denmark

Can you use the iPad Mini 2 in Denmark?

You can use the iPad Mini 2 in Denmark.

What is the best travel charger for recharging the iPad Mini 2 in Denmark?

The best power adapter for Denmark will be a Type K USB charger [4] which allows you to use your iPad Mini 2.

What is the best travel charger for recharging the iPad Mini 2 in Denmark?

How to use a Type K power charger for charging your iPad Mini 2 from a Danish power outlet

Using the USB Lightning Apple connector with a Type K power adapter to power the iPad Mini 2 with a Danish power outlet.

  1. In order to supply power to the iPad Mini 2 using a Danish power outlet you'll need a Type K USB power adapter [4] and a USB to Apple Lightning cable [5] (usually supplied with the device by Apple).
  2. Start by plugging the Type K USB power adapter into the wall supply. The power supply (sometimes called the Type K power outlet [3]) looks like 3 holes forming an inverted triangular shape with the bottom hole appearing in a semicircle shape.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the Apple charging cord into the bottom of the USB power adapter and the other end into the Lightning connector on the iPad Mini 2. The iPad Mini 2 lightning connector is situated at the base of the iPad Mini 2.
  4. Switch on the Danish power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top right corner of your iPad Mini 2 screen will display a charging icon to indicate that the iPad is charging and takes around 60 to 240 minutes to fully recharge.
How to use a Type K power charger for charging your iPad Mini 2 from a Danish power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denmark - Denmark entry on wikipedia
  2. https://manuals.info.apple.com/MANUALS/1000/MA1595/en_US/ipad_user_guide.pdf - Official iPad user guide
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeK.htm - Type K power outlet
  4. Type K USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type K mains power outlet
  5. USB to Apple Lightning cable - The Apple Lightning cable is a charging and syncing cable for more recent Apple devices and connects compatible iPhones and iPads to a USB port