Charging the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a power outlet in Albania

Simple instructions showing you how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Albanian power outlet using type B USB micro cable and a Type C Europlug power adapter and how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Type F Schuko power adapter.

Albanian power outlet

Various combinations of standards and voltages can all be daunting when planning on travelling to another country if you've never been there before. These instructions have been written to stop you having to worry if you'll be able to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when you're staying abroad.This page contains instructions telling you what you'll need to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when staying in Albania using the standard F or C type Albanian 230 volt 50Hz power outlets. When travelling to Albania from a different country please make sure that your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110 volts check the device is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) else you may need to use an additional voltage converter to avoid the device from overheating during charging.

These instructions show how to connect the Albanian power outlet to your Kids Edition Kindle Fire and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, not other tablets in the Kindle Fire product line. Please visit the Amazon page for the full range of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. This Kindle model is identified by the power and volume buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear of the tablet. These instructions assume you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation Fire OS, if not visit Amazon for the latest Kindle update which makes sure you have all the latest fixes for your tablet. Go to the manufacturers site at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] for further information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Albania

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Albania?

You can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Albania.

What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Albania?

When travelling to more than one country and bringing along more than your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation the best international travel adapter for Albania is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Albanians use two different standards of wall outlets (types F and C) and using a travel adapter like this ensures that you are covered for type C.

Because these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and can handle 100 volts - 240 volts will mean you can travel to multiple countries around the world simply by changing the heads. If your type of Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much quicker charging times by using one of these USB power chargers, plus additional support for more power hungry devices.

This means you can charge more than one device at once without needing to bring seperate travel adapters for your Albanian trip. Only needing a single USB travel charger will keep the size and weight down, making it perfect to fold up in hand baggage. Because of their versatility these types of travel adapters can be used at home not just abroad so when you're not travelling they can sit overnight charging multiple phones, tablets and e-readers with just a single plug socket.

We suggest searching for a multipurpose travel charger of this nature online; the power adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully for powering multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Albania

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to recharge devices via USB, however for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power strips offer surge protection which can be useful for visitors of counties with unstable power supplies to prevent damage to any connected devices. These travel adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Albania and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular portable option for travellers originating from America going to Albania.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from America using type B plugs and offers practically the same functionality as the BESTEK with only one less AC outlet at almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 2 AC outlets but offers a more flexible 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 Albania.
What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in Albania?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with an Albanian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

Simple instructions showing you how to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Albanian power outlet using type B USB micro cable and a Type C Europlug power adapter.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the Albanian power outlet you will need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by plugging the Type C USB power adapter into the power supply. You can identify the power supply by the two round adjacent holes next to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Connect one end of the type B Micro USB cable into the bottom of the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You can find the USB port at the foot of the Kids Edition Kindle Fire located next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Albanian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears at the top corner of the Kids Edition Kindle Fire screen will show a charge icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The takes approximately around 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity but this is likely to be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet whilst recharging. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation battery life should last 7 to 8 hours depending on how you use it. For more information on charging please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process and battery life.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with an Albanian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Albanian power outlet

Using USB Type B connector and a 3 pin Schuko Type F power adapter to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with an Albanian power outlet.

  1. If you want to charge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Albanian power outlet you'll need to buy a Type F USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type F USB power adapter and inserting it in the Albanian power outlet. This sunken circular wall outlet, also known as the Type F power outlet [7], can be identified by the two circular adjacent holes next to each other for live and neutral and a pair of thin grounding clips above and below.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the mains power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. On the bottom of your tablet situated next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Albanian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation display will show a lightning bolt icon to indicate that your device is charging.
  6. The Kids Edition Kindle Fire takes around less than 6 hours to completely recharge, however this is likely to take longer if you are using the tablet during charging. Typically the battery life on your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is approximately 7 - 8 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the charging procedure.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from an Albanian power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albania - Albania country entry on Wikipedia
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201642330&linkId=DIYALF77Y2U4CRVP - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeC.htm - Type C 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 Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet, £15-£20.
  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, costs around £5.
  7. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  8. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F mains power outlet, around £15.
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, costing £10-£15.