How to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a power outlet in Comoros

The Wiki Connections guide showing how to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Comorian power outlet by using micro USB Type B cable and a three pin Type C Europlug USB charger and powering a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a Type E USB adapter.

Comorian power outlet

Complicated combinations of standards and plugs can all be confusing when planning to travel to another country, especially if you've never visited before. The following useful guide shows exactly how to power your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation when you're travelling to Comoros by using the E or C type 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. When travelling to Comoros from another country please check that your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation can be used with a 240 volt supply. If the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation was purchased from a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110v) double check the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation is dual voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional transformer to avoid the device from being damaged during charging. If you plan on staying in a city such as Moroni please read the Comoros Wikipedia web page [1] for more information prior to the location.

The following guide shows how to connect the Comorian power outlet to the 6" Kindle and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. Please check these instructions relate to your exact Kindle Fire modelby visiting the Amazon page for the full list of Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. This version of the Kindle tablet is identified 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 rear of the tablet. This page assumes you have installed firmware version 4.5.5 or greater for the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation, but if not we recommend installing the latest Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation software update which makes sure you have the latest set of 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 Comoros

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

Yes, you can use a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Comoros by using a power convertor.

What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Comoros?

If travelling to more than one country and bringing along more than just your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation the best travel power adapter for Comoros to buy is a multiple USB charger which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. There are two different standards of wall outlets that Comorians use (types E and C) and using a travel charger like this ensures that you are covered for type C.

As these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and handle from 100 volts to 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa just by switching the plugs over. If your model of Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation supports Fast Charge (note not all USB devices do) then you'll benefit from quicker charging times by using one of these types of USB power chargers and additional compatibility with more power demanding devices. Unlike other travel adapters having a 4 port charger means you can charge more than one device at the same time without needing to buy seperate power chargers or using up additional wall outlets. By only bringing a single lightweight USB travel charger will also keep the weight down, making it perfect to fold up in hand luggage. Because of their space saving versatility 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 tablets and smartphones with only a single wall outlet.

We suggest buying this type of versatile travel adapter at your preferred electronics retailer. The multipurpose travel adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been successfully tested for charging multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries.

Alternative travel adapter for Comoros

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to recharge devices via USB, but for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power strips offer surge protection which can be necessary when visiting regions with unstable power grids to prevent damage to any connected devices from voltage spikes. These power converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both Comoros and over 150 countries around the world:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK 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 going to Comoros.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico travel adapter is also aimed at travellers originating from the US using type B plugs and is a more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with only 1 less AC outlet at almost half the price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 2 AC outlets but offers a 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 suitable for most travellers from around the world visiting Comoros.
What is the best travel adapter for a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation in Comoros?

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Comorian power outlet

Using type B Micro USB cord with a Type C power adapter to charge a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Comorian power outlet.

  1. To power the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from the Comorian power outlet you will need a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Insert the Type C USB power adapter in the Comorian power outlet. You can recognise the power supply by two circular holes adjacent to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Connect the USB end of the type B USB Micro cord into the USB power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. At the top of the Kindle tablet located next to the power button you can find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Comorian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which is found at the top corner of the tablet screen will show a charging icon which indicates that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation takes around around 6 hours to completely charge however this is likely to take longer if you are using the device during the recharging cycle. The Kindle tablet battery life lasts approximately 7 to 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process and battery times.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Comorian power outlet

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

The Wiki Connections guide on how to power a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation with a Comorian power outlet with micro USB Type B connector and a three pinned Type E USB adapter.

  1. In order to charge your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation using a Comorian power outlet you will need to buy a Type E USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by inserting the Type E USB power adapter into the power supply. This sunken circular plug outlet can be recognised by the two large round adjacent holes where the twin plug outlet pins go with a single long metal earth pin protruding in the top to form a triangular configuration.
  3. Plug in the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the mains power charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation. You'll find the USB port on the top right of your Fire situated next to the power button.
  4. Turn on the Comorian power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which appears at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation will show a lightning icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Forth Generation Kindle Fire takes around 6 hours to fully recharge, but this is likely to take longer if you are using the tablet during the charging cycle. Typically the tablet battery life should last approximately 7 to 8 hours. Please read the Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging process.
How to use a Type E power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation from a Comorian power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comoros - Comoros Wikipedia web page
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201596990&linkId=WFISVHSRCRSZTJA4 - Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation instruction manual
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeC.htm - Type C power outlet
  4. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201119640&tag=wikiconnections-20&linkId=BHZDW336CXLI4M7V - Kindle Fire HD 6 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet
  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
  7. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeE.htm - Type E power outlet
  8. Type E USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type E mains power outlet
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters