How to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a power outlet in French Polynesia

A guide showing how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a French Polynesian power outlet by using type B Micro USB cord and a three pinned Type B USB adapter, charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a 2 pinned Type A power plug and powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a Type E power adapter

French Polynesian power outlet

Various standards and voltages can often be daunting when planning on visiting another country especially if you've never visited before. If you are visiting French Polynesia this page contains instructions showing you how to supply power to your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the standard types E, A or B French Polynesian 110 volt 60Hz plug outlets. You'll discover that most power sockets will change regionally so we suggest that you read the WikiConnections world power supplies page where you'll find a complete list of regions and countries. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation doesn't power up or recharges slowly when you are visiting French Polynesia from a different country please check that it is compatible with a 110 volt power supply. Typically electrical devices which originated from a country which use a higher voltage such as 240 volts can take longer to charge or won't turn on, check the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is a dual voltage device (usually marked with 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional transformer to ensure proper use.

These instructions show you how to connect the French Polynesian power outlet to the Forth Generation Kindle Fire HD and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generationfrom the Kindle Fire product line. Please check these instructions relate to your exact Kindle Fire modelby visiting the Amazon page to see the full product range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX models. You can recognise the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by the power and volume buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the back. This guide assumes that you are using version 4.5.5 firmware or greater for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, however if not we recommend installing the latest Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation firmware update to make sure you have the most up-to-date fixes for your device. Visit the Amazon site for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] for more information.

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

Can the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation be used in French Polynesia?

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation to a French Polynesian power outlet.

French Polynesia

What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in French Polynesia?

When you are travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation then the best travel charger for French Polynesia is a multiple USB port adapter which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger. French Polynesians use three different standards of wall outlets (E, A and B) and bringing this will ensure that you are covered for type A.

As these chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and handle from 100 volts to 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries around the world just by changing the supplied heads. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation supports Fast Charge then you'll benefit from quicker charging times by using one of these types of USB travel chargers plus compatibility with more power hungry devices like tablets. Having a 4 port adapter means you can charge more than one device at the same time without needing to bring individual power chargers for your trip to French Polynesia. Because you are only needing to pack a single international travel charger will help keep the weight down, making it ideal to fold up in hand luggage. Due to their flexibility these types of power chargers can be used at home so when you're not on holiday they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple smartphones, tablets and speakers and using just a single plug socket.

For those travelling on a regular basis we recommend searching for this type of flexible power charger at an electronics retailer. The multipurpose travel adapter illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries around the world with good reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for French Polynesia

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation, however for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power converters offer surge protection which can be necessary when visiting counties with unreliable power grids to prevent damage to any connected devices. These power adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling portable power converter for travellers originating from North America going to French Polynesia.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from North America using type B plugs and gives the same functionality as the BESTEK with just one less AC outlet for almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 2 AC outlets but offers a generous 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 suitable for most travellers from around the world visiting French Polynesia. [11]
What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in French Polynesia?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a French Polynesian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type A USB adapter

Using Micro USB type B cord and a three pin Type A USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a French Polynesian power outlet.

  1. If you want to power a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a French Polynesian power outlet you'll need to use a Type A USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Firstly you'll need to plug in the Type A USB power adapter into the wall outlet. The plug outlet, sometimes called a Type A power outlet [3], is identified by 2 slots next to each other where the twin plug outlet pins go.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. On the base of the Kids Edition Kindle situated next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Switch on the French Polynesian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation will show a lightning icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes approximately under 6 hours to completely charge to 100 percent capacity, but this may be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. The battery life on the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation lasts 7 - 8 hours depending on how you use the tablet. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a French Polynesian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type A USB adapter

How to use a Type B power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a French Polynesian power outlet

A guide showing how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a French Polynesian power outlet by using type B Micro USB cord and a three pinned Type B USB adapter.

  1. If you want to charge the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a French Polynesian power outlet you will need a Type B USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Begin the process by taking the Type B USB power adapter and plugging it into the French Polynesian power outlet. You can recognise the power supply by 2 thin slots next to each other where the live and neutral plug outlet blades slide into with a semicircular shaped hole below for the ground pin.
  3. Connect one end of the Micro USB type B connector into the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the bottom of your Kindle located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the French Polynesian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation display will display a charging icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation takes around 6 hours to completely charge to 100% capacity however this may be longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the tablet whilst charging. Typically the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition Forth Generation battery life is roughly 7 to 8 hours depending on use. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
How to use a Type B power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a French Polynesian power outlet

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a French Polynesian power outlet by using a two pinned Type E USB adapter

A guide on how to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a French Polynesian power outlet by using Type B Micro USB cord and a 3 pinned Type E USB adapter.

  1. To supply power to a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using the French Polynesian power outlet you'll need to use a Type E USB power adapter [10] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Insert the Type E USB power adapter in the French Polynesian power outlet. You can identify the plug outlet by the two holes 19mm apart from each other where the live and neutral plug outlet pins go and one metal grounding pin protruding from the top in a triangle configuration.
  3. Connect one end of the Micro USB type B cord into the USB mains adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the base of your Fire located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the French Polynesian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition Forth Generation display will display a charging icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition Forth Generation takes around 6 hours to completely recharge however this may take longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the device whilst charging. Typically the Kindle tablet battery life is roughly 7 to 8 hours depending on use. For more information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a French Polynesian power outlet by using a two pinned Type E USB adapter

See also

  1. Wikipedia - wikipedia.org entry about French Polynesia
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type A power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type A USB power adapter - An unearthed Type A USB charger has 2 parallel rectangular flat blades with small holes near the tip of each blade, £2-£3.
  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, around £5.
  7. iec.ch - Type B power outlet
  8. Type B USB power adapter - 3 pinned Type B USB chargers have a single unearthed round pin along with 2 shorter parallel rectangular flat blades with small holes in the end of each blade, £20-£25.
  9. iec.ch - Type E power outlet
  10. Type E USB power adapter - There are two 4.8mm pins on Type E USB chargers which are placed 19mm apart and may include a hole for an earthing pin, costs £5-£10.
  11. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, around £10.