Charging the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when planning a trip to Nauru

Instructions showing you how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Nauruan power outlet using USB Type B cord with a three pinned Type I power adapter.

Nauruan power outlet

Various combinations of voltages and sockets can often be daunting when planning on travelling to a foreign country, especially if you've never been there before. However this isn't as complex as it first appears, with only a handful of different types of common standards being used in the world this article shows exactly what to purchase in advance to power your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation . This guide has been written to stop you worrying if you'll be able to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation when staying in Nauru.When you're visiting Nauru this page has instructions showing you charging the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation by using their standard 240 volt 50Hz Type I wall outlet. If you are travelling to Nauru from another region please double check the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can be used with a 240 volt supply. If your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation was purchased from a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110v make sure your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation 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 overloading whilst powering it.

These instructions show how to connect the Nauruan power outlet to the Kindle Fire Forth Generation and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, not other tablets in the Kindle Fire product line. Visit the Amazon page where you'll see the full list of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. You can identify this model of Kindle by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the volume and power buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the back of the tablet. These instructions assume that you have installed version 4.5.5 firmware or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, but if not we recommend installing the most recent Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation software update to ensure you have the latest fixes for your tablet. For further information visit the Amazon.com site for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Nauru

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Nauru?

You can use a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Nauru by using a power adaptor.

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What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Nauru?

When travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation the best international travel charger for Nauru to buy is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger. As these chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and handle from 100 to 240 volts will mean you can travel to multiple countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa simply by changing the heads. If your model of Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation supports Fast Charge (please note not all USB devices can) then you'll benefit from faster recharging times with one of these types of travel chargers, plus additional compatibility with certain power hungry devices.

Unlike other adapters this will allow you to power more than one device simultaneously without needing to pack multiple power adapters for your Nauruan trip. By only packing a single lightweight USB travel charger will help keep the overall weight down, making it ideal to fold up and store in hand baggage whilst travelling. Because of their versatility these types of chargers can be used when back at home so when you're not on holiday they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple tablets and smartphones with just a single power outlet.

We recommend buying this type of versatile power adapter online; the power adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous different countries on a daily basis.

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 wanting to use their domestic plugs the following power strips provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power strips offer surge protection which can be crucial for visitors of counties with unreliable power supplies. These power converters come 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 compact option for travellers originating from America going to Nauru using 3 pin type B 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 from the US using type B plugs. This 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 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 most travellers from around the world visiting Nauru. [7]
What is the best power adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Nauru?

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Nauruan power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type I USB adapter

Using type B USB micro cable and a 3 pin Type I USB charger to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Nauruan power outlet.

  1. To charge a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Nauruan power outlet you'll need to buy a Type I USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. First you'll need to insert the Type I USB power adapter in the Nauruan power outlet. You can identify this plug supply by the three slots forming an upside-down triangle pattern with a single vertical pin at the base and the top two slots sloping upwards for the live, neutral and ground.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. On the top of the 7 inch Kindle Fire located next to the power button you'll find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Nauruan power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire screen will show a charge icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire Forth Generation takes approximately around 6 hours to fully charge to full capacity but this may take longer if you are using the device during charging. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation battery life should last 8 to 11 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging procedure.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Nauruan power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type I USB adapter

See also

  1. Wikipedia - Nauru Wiki page
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type I power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 7 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, 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, £5-£10.
  7. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, estimated price around £10.