Charging the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when planning a trip to Nauru

Nauruan power outlet to a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation

Nauruan power outlet

Varying different voltages and region codes can often be daunting when planning to visit a foreign country, especially if you've never been there before. These instructions have been specifically written to prevent you worrying if you'll be able to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when travelling abroad.If you're staying in Nauru this page contains useful instructions showing charging the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation by using their standard 240 volt 50Hz I Type Nauruan power supply. When visiting Nauru from a different region please double check the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can be used with a 240 volt supply. If your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110 volts check the device is dual voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional converter to avoid the device from overloading whilst powering it up.

The following instructions show you how to connect the Nauruan power outlet to your Kindle tablet and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, not other tablets in the Kindle Fire series. Please ensure these instructions relate to your exact Kindle Fire, visit the Amazon page on WikiConnections for the full range of Amazon Kindle Fire models. This model of Kindle can be identified by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the power and volume buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the rear. These instructions assume you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of Fire OS for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, if not we recommend installing the most recent Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation software update which makes sure you have all the latest fixes for your device. For more information go to the support website at Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Nauru

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Nauru?

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation to a Nauruan power outlet.

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What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Nauru?

If you are travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation or visiting more than one country the best international travel adapter for Nauru is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger. As these chargers come with interchangeable pins and can handle 100 volts - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries in Asia, North America, Europe and Africa simply by changing the included plugs over. If your type of Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge (please note not all USB devices can) then you'll benefit from faster charging times by using one of these USB power adapters and compatibility with more power demanding devices like tablets. Unlike other travel chargers this will allow you to power more than one device simultaneously without needing to buy individual travel adapters for your Nauruan trip or using up additional power sockets. Because you are only needing a single USB travel charger will help keep the overall weight down, making it ideal to fold up and store in hand baggage while travelling as well as being suitable for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation at the airport or on your flight. Due to their space saving flexibility these types of power adapters can be used at home not just abroad so when you're not on holiday they can be used overnight charging multiple smartphones and tablets with just a single power outlet.

For those travelling to Nauru we suggest searching for a multipurpose travel charger of this nature at your preferred electronics retailer. The multipurpose power adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries with good reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Nauru

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from around the world wanting to charge devices using USB, however for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power adapters offer surge protection which is necessary for travellers to counties with unstable power supplies. These travel adapters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Continental Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China 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 power adapter for travellers originating from North America visiting Nauru.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from America using type B plugs and is a cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with just one less AC outlet at almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 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 ideal for most travellers from around the world visiting Nauru. [7]
What is the best travel charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Nauru?

How to use a Type I power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Nauruan power outlet

Using USB Type B cord with a Type I USB charger to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Nauruan power outlet.

  1. If you want to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Nauruan power outlet you'll need a Type I USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Insert the Type I USB power adapter into the Nauruan power outlet. This plug supply, technically called the Type I power outlet [3], can be identified by the 3 thin slots in a triangle pattern with a single vertical pin at the base and the top two slots sloping upwards for the live, neutral and ground blades.
  3. Connect one end of the Type B USB Micro cable into the bottom of the USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. At the top right of the 6 inch Kindle located next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Nauruan power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation display will show a charge icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes under 6 hours to completely recharge to full capacity but this may be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device during charging. The battery life on the Kindle Fire Forth Generation lasts around 7 to 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging procedure.
How to use a Type I power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Nauruan power outlet

See also

  1. Wikipedia - Nauru Wikipedia page
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type I power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type I USB power adapter - Type I USB chargers use three short flat blades in a V format with the top blade acting as a grounding pin, estimated cost around £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, estimated cost £5-£10.
  7. 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.