Power adapter for Bangladesh - What plug adapter do I need for Bangladesh?

Power adapters for Bangladesh

Complicated voltages and standards can often be confusing when planning to stay in another country, especially if you've never visited before. This isn't as complex as it appears, with only a handful of different types of plug sockets being used throughout the world this article shows exactly what you'll need in advance to power your electronics in Bangladesh. This page contains links to step by step instructions telling you exactly how to charge your devices when you're travelling to Bangladesh using their standard types G, C, D or K Bangladeshi 220 volt 50Hz wall outlets. Most power sockets vary depending on which country you are in therefore we recommend reading the power adapters for a complete list of countries.

What is the best power adapter for Bangladesh?

The best power adapter for Bangladesh will be a Type G plug adapter [2] which will allow you to use any 220 volt appliance or device.

What is the best power adapter for Bangladesh?

What is a power adapter?

A power adapter for Bangladesh is a small and cheap plastic adapter which permits a Bangladeshi power outlet to accept a different type of power plug from an appliance from another region.

Also known as: an electrical adapter, plug adapter, travel adapter, electrical adaptor, mains travel adapter or power adaptor [3].

Do I need a plug adapter for Bangladesh?

If the power plug that you want to use is different to the type of Bangladeshi power outlet then you will need a power adapter.

Will I need a plug adapter for Bangladesh if I'm visiting from Canada?

If you are travelling from Canada you will need to bring a plug adapter for Bangladesh because A Canadian plug won't fit into a Bangladeshi power outlet, and as the voltage is different you will also need to bring a power converter for Bangladesh to prevent damage or overheating to your device or appliance if it isn't dual voltage.

Does a power adapter change the voltage from a Bangladeshi power outlet?

A power adapter only adapts the shape of a plug to fit into a 220 volt Bangladeshi power outlet and can't convert the power to a higher voltage. Should you wish to safely use a 100, 110 or 120 volt appliance you will also need a step down power converter along with the right type of power adapter.

What does a power adapter for Bangladesh do?

A power adapter allows a visitor travelling from another location to use their own electronic and electrical devices in Bangladesh by adapting the shape of the power plug to fit the power outlet.

Where to buy a power adapter for Bangladesh in Canada

Power adapters for sale in an airport

Where to buy a power adapter for Bangladesh in Canada

Bangladesh to Canadian power adapters will most likely be available in most major Canadian International airports prior to departure, however the range of adapters might be limited to popular destinations. It is recommended to research the exact type of adapter required prior to shopping at the airport. Look in the travel accessories section of airport newsagents, electronic stores and pharmacists such as Relay, The Source or 6&Sundry, but expect to pay more than regular prices. Airports will be your last chance to buy a power adapter before departure, always check the returns policy to ensure you can easily exchange or refund a faulty or unsuitable product in an airside shop.

It will be more convenient and cheaper to buy the correct power adapter in advance of your trip. Best Buy, Costco, Home Depot and other high street electrical stores normally sell a limited range of travel adapters to popular locations however for widest choice it is recommended to buy a power adapter online.

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bangladesh - Bangladesh country Wiki page.
  2. Type G plug adapter - Allows appliances to connect to Type G power outlets without converting voltage, under C$15.
  3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adapter - power adaptor