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Power adapters for Grenada

Various standards and plugs can often be confusing when planning to travel to a different country if you've never visited before. With only a handful of different types of common standards used in the world this guide shows exactly what you'll need in advance to power your electronics in Grenada. This page has links to instructions showing which power adapters you'll need to supply power to your devices when you're travelling to Grenada using their 230 volt 50Hz G Type power outlet, the Grenadians will use 13 amp plugs for wall outlets. Power adapters change from country to country therefore we suggest that you read our Wiki Connections global power adapters list for a full list showing countries.

What is the best power adapter for Grenada?

The best power adapter for Grenada will be a Type G plug adapter which will allow you to use any 230 volt device or appliance. [2] [AD]

What is the best power adapter for Grenada?

What is a power adapter for a Grenadian power outlet?

Power adapters are small and lightweight plastic adapters that allow a different type of power plug on an appliance from a different country to correctly fit into a Grenadian power outlet. [3]

What does a power adapter for Grenada do?

A power adapter for Grenada enables a visitor travelling from another location to use their electronic appliances and devices in Grenada simply by changing the shape of the power plug from one shape to another.

Do I need a plug adapter for Grenada?

If the type of Grenadian power outlet outlet in your home country then you will need a power adapter.

Will a power adapter convert the voltage in Grenada?

Power adapters only adapt the shape of a plug to fit into a 230 volt Grenadian power outlet and is unable to convert to a different voltage. If you wish to safely use a 100, 110 or 120 volt appliance you also need a step down power converter.

Where to buy a power adapter for Grenada in the UK

Power adapters for sale in an airport

Where to buy a power adapter for Grenada in the UK

Grenada to UK power adapters will most likely be available to buy in the UK from airports such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Manchester, Stansted, Luton, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Birmingham prior to departure, however the range of adapters might be limited to popular destinations. It is recommended to research the exact type of adapter required prior to shopping at the airport. Look in the travel accessories section of airport newsagents, electronic stores and pharmacists such as WH Smith, Dixons or Boots but expect to pay 50% more than regular prices.

It will be more convenient and cheaper to buy the correct power adapter in advance of your trip. UK high street electrical shops, newsagents and chemists such as Currys PC World, WH Smith or Boots normally typically only sell popular types of travel adapters covering a limited number of countries however for widest choice it is recommended to buy a power adapter online. In January 2019 we checked 2 high street branches of WH Smiths without seeing any power adapters available to purchase and 1 branch of Boots only had a pack of European adapters available.

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  1. Wikipedia - Wikipedia entry about Grenada.
  2. Type G plug adapter - A Type G power adapter has three thick rectangular blades in a triangular shape with the longer top blade acting as the earthing pin, costs £10-£15
  3. Wikipedia - power adaptor