Charging a Kindle Fire in Slovenia

A guide showing you how to power your Kindle Fire with a Slovenian power outlet with USB micro type B cord and a Type C USB adapter and charging a Kindle Fire using a two pin Type F Schuko power plug.

Slovenian power outlet

Various standards and voltages can often be daunting when planning to travel to another country especially to the first time traveller. This page was specifically written to prevent you having to worry if you'll be able to charge your Kindle Fire when you are travelling to Slovenia.This page contains step-by-step instructions showing exactly what you'll need to charge the Kindle Fire when going to Slovenia by using their types F or C Slovenian 230 volt 50Hz power outlets. When you are travelling to Slovenia from another country please check your Kindle Fire can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If it originated in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) check your Kindle Fire 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.

The following list of instructions show how to connect the Slovenian power outlet to the Kindle tablet. These instructions assume that you have installed the most recent version of Fire OS for the Kindle tablet, if you don't we recommend installing the latest Kindle Fire software update which ensures you have the most up to date fixes for your Kindle Fire. Go to Amazon for the Kindle Fire device support [2] for further information.

Charging a Kindle Fire in Slovenia

Can you use a Kindle Fire in Slovenia?

Yes, you can connect a Kindle Fire to a Slovenian power outlet.

What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire in Slovenia?

If travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire the best travel power adapter for Slovenia is a multiple USB adapter which includes compatible plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger. Slovenians use two different standards of wall outlets (types F and C) and using a power charger like this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

Because these chargers come with interchangeable plugs and handle 100 volts to 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries around the world simply by changing the supplied plugs. If your model of Kindle Fire supports Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much faster charging times with one of these types of USB power chargers, along with support for more power hungry devices. Unlike other travel adapters this means you can power more than one device at the same time without needing to buy seperate travel adapters for your trip or using up additional wall outlets. Only needing to bring a single lightweight travel charger will keep the overall size down, making it perfect to fold up in hand baggage while travelling and convenient for charging your Kindle Fire at the airport or on the flight. Because of their flexibility these types of travel chargers can be used when you return home not just abroad so when you're not travelling they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple tablets, smartphones and speakers without using up an additional power outlet.

For those travelling regularly we suggest buying an adaptable travel adapter like this online. The multipurpose travel charger illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world.

Alternative travel adapter for Slovenia

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from any country who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire, however for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs the following power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power strips offer surge protection which can be necessary for visitors of regions with unreliable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected devices. These power converters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular compact power converter for travellers originating from North America going to Slovenia using type B American plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from the US using type B plugs. This is a much cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with 1 less AC outlet at almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 2 AC outlets but offers 5 USB charging ports. This versatile power strip is compatible with both American plugs and popular plug types A, D,E/F, G, H, I, L and N making it perfect for a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting Slovenia. [8] [AD]
What is the best power adapter for recharging a Kindle Fire in Slovenia?

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire from a Slovenian power outlet

Using type B USB cable with a three pin Type C Europlug power charger to charge a Kindle Fire from a Slovenian power outlet.

  1. In order to charge a Kindle Fire using the Slovenian power outlet you'll need a Type C USB power adapter [4] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [5].
  2. Begin the process by inserting the Type C USB power adapter into the Slovenian power outlet. You can recognise this wall outlet by the 2 circular holes adjacent to each other.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB mains charger and the other end into the USB charging port on a Kindle Fire.
  4. Turn on the Slovenian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the Kindle tablet will display a charge icon to indicate that your tablet is charging.
  6. It will take between approximately 4 hours to 12 hours to completely charge, but this may be longer depending on the model of Kindle Fire you have, the strength of the power and if you are using the Kindle during the recharging cycle. For further information please read the Kindle Fire device support [2] for more details on the recharging procedure and battery life.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire from a Slovenian power outlet

Powering a Kindle Fire with a Slovenian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

Using Type B USB micro cord with a Schuko Type F USB charger to power a Kindle Fire with a Slovenian power outlet.

  1. If you want to supply power to your Kindle Fire from a Slovenian power outlet you will need to buy a Type F USB power adapter [7] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [5].
  2. First you'll need to insert the Type F USB power adapter in the power supply. You can recognise this wall outlet by the two round holes 19 mm adjacent to each other where the two plug outlet pins go along with two thin grounding clips above and below.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB micro type B connector into the bottom of the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB charging port on a Kindle Fire.
  4. Switch on the Slovenian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the tablet screen will show a lightning icon to indicate that the tablet is charging.
  6. It takes between around 4 hours to 12 hours to fully charge but this is likely to be longer depending on the type of Kindle you are using, the charger strength and if you are using the tablet during the recharging process. Please read the Kindle Fire device support [2] for more details on the recharging process.
Powering a Kindle Fire with a Slovenian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

See also

We endeavour to ensure that links on this page are periodically checked and correct for suitability. This website may receive commissions for purchases made through links on this page. As an Amazon Associate WikiConnections earn from qualifying purchases. For more details please read the disclaimers page.

  1. Wikipedia - wikipedia.org entry about Slovenia
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire device support
  3. iec.ch - Type C power outlet
  4. Type C USB power adapter - European Type C USB chargers are unearthed and have two 4mm rounded pins spaced 19mm apart, £10-£15.
  5. 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, £5-£10.
  6. iec.ch - Type F power outlet
  7. Type F USB power adapter - Type F USB chargers are earthed using two clips at the top and bottom with two rounded 4.8mm pins set 19mm apart, £15-£20.
  8. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, priced at £10-£15.