How to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a power outlet in Vanuatu

Using type B Micro USB cord and a three pinned Type G USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Vanuatuan power outlet and charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a Type C power charger.

Vanuatuan power outlet

Complicated combinations of voltages and region codes can all cause confusion when planning on visiting a foreign country to the first time traveller. With only a handful of different types of common standards used throughout the world this article tells you exactly what you'll need in advance to power the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Vanuatu. If you are visiting Vanuatu these useful instructions show charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation by using the standard Type G, C or I 220 volt 50Hz power outlets. When you are visiting Vanuatu from a different country make sure the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation can be charged using a 240 volt supply. If it was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) make sure that the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation is dual voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional transformer to stop the device from overloading whilst powering it.

This list of instructions shows how to connect the Vanuatuan power outlet to your 7 inch Kindle Fire HD and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. Visit the Amazon page where you'll find the full range of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire tablets. You can recognise the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation by a front facing VGA camera, a rear facing HD camera, the power and volume buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the rear. This guide assumes you are using firmware version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation, if not please visit Amazon for the most recent Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation update to ensure you have the most up to date features for your device. For further information go to Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Vanuatu

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

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Vanuatu by using the correct power convertor.

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

When you are travelling with more than just your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation then the best travel charger for Vanuatu is a multiple USB port adapter which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger. There are three types of plug sockets that Ni-Vanuatu use (types G, C and I) and using a travel charger like this ensures that you are covered for both types C and G.

As these types of chargers come with interchangeable pins and handle 100 to 240 volts will mean that you can travel to over 100 countries around the world simply by switching the included heads over. If your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation is compatible with Fast Charge (note not all USB devices do) then you'll benefit from much faster charging times with one of these travel adapters, and support for certain power demanding devices like tablets.

Unlike other travel adapters having a four port charger means you can power multiple devices simultaneously without needing to buy multiple travel adapters or occupying additional power outlets. Only bringing a single lightweight USB travel charger will also keep the overall weight and size down, making it perfect to store in hand baggage whilst travelling and convenient for charging your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation at an airport or on a plane. Because of their space saving flexibility these types of adapters can be used when you return home as well as abroad so when you're not travelling they can be used overnight charging multiple smartphones, tablets and e-readers without needing an additional power outlet.

We suggest searching for a multipurpose power charger similar to this online, the power charger illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been tested successfully for recharging multiple USB devices in numerous countries with perfect reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Vanuatu

The 4 port USB travel charger is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to recharge devices using USB, but for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs the following power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power converters offer surge protection which is crucial for travellers to regions with unreliable power supplies. These travel converters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Vanuatu and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel adaptor has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling compact option for travellers originating from North America visiting Vanuatu using type B American plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Similarly having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico travel adapter is also aimed at travellers from the US using type B plugs and is a much more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with one less AC outlet at almost half the 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 perfect for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Vanuatu. [9] [AD]
What is the best power charger for a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation in Vanuatu?

Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Vanuatuan power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

Using type B Micro USB cord and a three pinned Type G USB adapter to recharge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Vanuatuan power outlet.

  1. In order to power your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a Vanuatuan power outlet you will need to buy a Type G USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by inserting the Type G USB power adapter in the power outlet. This power outlet (called a Type G power outlet [3]) can be recognised by the three vertical rectangular slots forming a triangular pattern.
  3. Plug in the USB 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 7 4th generation. On the top right of your Kindle located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Vanuatuan power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found in the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation will show a charging icon which indicates that your tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle takes around 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 Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation should last approximately 8 to 11 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process and battery times.
Powering a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation with a Vanuatuan power outlet by using a 3 pinned Type G USB adapter

Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Vanuatuan power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

Instructions showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Vanuatuan power outlet with USB Micro Type B cable with a Europlug Type C USB adapter.

  1. In order to charge your Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation using a Vanuatuan power outlet you will need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by plugging the Type C USB power adapter in the power outlet. This power outlet, sometimes known as the Type C power outlet [7] or Europlug, is recognised by two round holes next to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation. You will find the USB port at the top of the Fire found next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Vanuatuan power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle tablet display will display a charge icon to indicate that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 7 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 recharging cycle. The Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation battery life is 8 - 11 hours depending on use. For further information on charging the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation please read the Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery times and the recharging process.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation from a Vanuatuan power outlet by using a two pinned Europlug Type C USB adapter

See also

We endeavour to ensure that links on this page are periodically checked and correct for suitability. This website may receive commissions for purchases made through links on this page. As an Amazon Associate WikiConnections earn from qualifying purchases. For more details please read the disclaimers page.

  1. Wikipedia - Vanuatu Wikipedia page
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type G power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HD 7 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type G USB power adapter - A Type G USB charger has three thick rectangular blades in a triangular shape with the longer top blade acting as the earthing pin, £15-£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. iec.ch - Type C power outlet
  8. Type C USB power adapter - European Type C USB chargers are unearthed and have two 4mm rounded pins spaced 19mm apart, estimated cost £10-£15.
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, around £10.