How to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a power outlet in Papua New Guinea

A guide on how to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Papua New Guinea power outlet by using Micro USB type B connector and a Type I power adapter.

Papua New Guinea power outlet

When packing for a vacation it can be helpful to know if you'll be able to use all your indispensable electronics when you're there. Without knowing which wall socket is being used you are likely to bring the wrong power charger, leaving you needing to buy a suitable charger when you're there. Different region codes and plug types can all be daunting when planning to travel to a different country especially for the first time traveller. These instructions were written to stop you needing to worry if you'll be able to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when Papua New Guinea.This page contains step by step instructions telling you exactly how to supply power to your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when you're travelling to Papua New Guinea by using their 240 volt 50Hz I Type plug supply. If travelling to Papua New Guinea from another country please ensure your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can be used with a 240v supply. If it came from a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110 volts ensure that the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is dual-voltage (indicated by 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional transformer to avoid the device from over-heating during charging.

This guide shows you how to connect the Papua New Guinea power outlet to the Kindle tablet and refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. We recommend visiting the Amazon page where you'll find the full series of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. You can identify this Kindle tablet by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the volume and power buttons on the side and an Amazon logo on the back. These instructions assume that you are using version 4.5.5 firmware or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, but if not please visit Amazon for the latest Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation update to ensure you have all the latest features for your Kindle. Visit the manufacturers website at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual [2] for more information.

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Papua New Guinea

Can the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation be used in Papua New Guinea?

You can connect a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation to a Papua New Guinea power outlet.

What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Papua New Guinea?

If travelling to multiple countries the best international travel power adapter for Papua New Guinea to buy is a multiple USB charger which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger. As these types of chargers come with interchangeable plugs and can handle 100 - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa just by changing the included plugs. If your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation supports Fast Charge then you'll benefit from quicker charging times by using one of these types of USB travel adapters plus support for certain power hungry devices like tablets.

Unlike other travel adapters having a four port charger will also allow you to charge multiple devices at once without needing to pack seperate power adapters. Only needing to pack a single lightweight travel charger will help keep the weight down, making it perfect to fold up in hand luggage whilst travelling as well as being on hand for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation at an airport or on a plane. Because of their space saving flexibility these types of adapters can be used when back at home not just abroad so when you're not travelling they can sit overnight charging multiple phones and tablets with only a single plug socket.

For those travelling frequently we recommend searching for this type of flexible power charger online. The power adapter illustrated below is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been tested successfully with multiple USB devices in numerous countries with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Papua New Guinea

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from any country who only have USB devices such as the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, but for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power adapters offer surge protection which can be necessary for visitors of regions with unstable power grids to prevent damage to any connected devices. These power adapters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering both Papua New Guinea 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 most popular compact power converter for travellers originating from America visiting Papua New Guinea using 3 pin type B US plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers from the US using type B plugs and is a much cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with one less AC outlet for almost half the price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 2 AC outlets but offers a more 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 ideal for most travellers from around the world visiting Papua New Guinea. [7] [AD]
What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Papua New Guinea?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Papua New Guinea power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type I USB adapter

A guide on how to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Papua New Guinea power outlet by using Micro USB type B connector and a Type I power adapter.

  1. If you want to supply power to a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a Papua New Guinea power outlet you will need to use a Type I USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by inserting the Type I USB power adapter in the Papua New Guinea power outlet. The power supply, sometimes called a Type I power outlet [3], can be recognised by three slots for the live, neutral and ground.
  3. Connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. At the top of the located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Papua New Guinea power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the tablet display will display a charge icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The tablet takes around under 6 hours to fully recharge however this is likely to take longer depending on the strength of the power source and if you are using the device whilst charging. Typically the battery life on the tablet should last around 7 - 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Papua New Guinea power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type I USB adapter

See also

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  1. Wikipedia - Wikipedia page about Papua New Guinea
  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, £20-£25.
  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 cost £10-£15.