Charging the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when planning a trip to The Cayman Islands

The Wiki Connections page showing how to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Cayman Islands power outlet using Type B USB Micro cable and a 3 pin Type A power adapter and recharging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation using a 3 pin Type B power charger.

Cayman Islands power outlet

Complicated combinations of region codes and voltages can all lead to confusion when planning to visit a new country, especially if you've never been there before. With only a handful of different types of plug sockets used throughout the world this guide tells you exactly what to pick up in advance to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation . These instructions have been specifically written to prepare travellers wanting to power their Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation when staying in The Cayman Islands.When you are planning a holiday to The Cayman Islands these useful instructions show powering the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation by using their standard Type B or A Cayman Islands 120 volt 60Hz plug outlets, most Caymanians will normally use the Type B plug outlets. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation slowly recharges or doesn't turn on when travelling to The Cayman Islands from a different country then check that it is compatible with a 110 volt power supply. Devices which originated from another country which use a higher voltage such as 220 volts sometimes take longer to charge or won't power up, check that your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is dual-voltage (normally indicated by 100-240 volts) otherwise you may need to use an additional transformer to ensure proper use.

These instructions show how to connect the Cayman Islands power outlet to the Forth Generation Kindle Fire and refers to the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. Visit the Amazon page to see the full series of the latest Amazon Kindle Fire, Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets. You can recognise this Kindle model by the volume and power buttons on the side and the Amazon logo on the back of the tablet. These instructions assume you are using version 4.5.5 or greater of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation operating system, if not we recommend installing the most recent Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation software update which makes sure you have the most up-to-date set of features for your Kindle. For further information visit Amazon for the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in The Cayman Islands

Can you use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in The Cayman Islands?

You can use a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in The Cayman Islands by using a power adaptor.

What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in The Cayman Islands?

When travelling to multiple countries and bringing along more than your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation then the best travel charger for The Cayman Islands to buy is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Caymanians use two different types of power outlets (types B and A) and using a travel adapter like this will ensure that you are covered for type A. As these chargers come with interchangeable pins and can handle 100 volts - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries in Asia, North America, Europe and Africa simply by changing the heads. If your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation can support Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much quicker recharging times with one of these types of travel chargers, plus additional support for more power demanding devices like tablets. Unlike other travel chargers this will allow you to power more than one device at once without needing to bring seperate travel chargers. By only bringing a single international travel charger will also keep the size and weight down, making it perfect to store in hand luggage while travelling as well as being convenient for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation at the airport or on the flight. Due to their space saving flexibility these types of travel adapters can be used back at home not just abroad so when you're not on holiday they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple tablets and smartphones with just a single wall outlet.

For those travelling often we suggest searching for this type of flexible travel charger online; the travel charger illustrated below is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been successfully tested for powering multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for The Cayman Islands

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world wanting to charge devices using USB, however for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power adapters offer surge protection which is necessary for travellers to counties with unstable power supplies. These power converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs which cover both The Cayman Islands and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling compact option for travellers originating from America going to The Cayman Islands using 3 pin type B plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers originating from America using type B plugs and 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 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 a majority of travellers from around the world visiting The Cayman Islands.
What is the best travel charger for a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation in The Cayman Islands?

Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Cayman Islands power outlet by using a two pinned Type A USB adapter

Instructions on how to recharge a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Cayman Islands power outlet with micro USB type B connector with a three pinned Type A power adapter.

  1. If you want to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Cayman Islands power outlet you'll need to buy a Type A USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Insert the Type A USB power adapter into the Cayman Islands power outlet. The power outlet (sometimes called the Type A power outlet [3]) is identified by the 2 thin adjacent slots next to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. You'll find the USB port on the bottom of your tablet situated next to the power button.
  4. Switch on the Cayman Islands power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top corner of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire will display a lightning bolt icon to indicate that your device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire Forth Generation takes around less than 6 hours to fully charge, however this is likely to be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device during the charging process. Typically the battery life on your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation is approximately 7 - 8 hours depending on how you use it. Please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the recharging procedure.
Charging a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Cayman Islands power outlet by using a two pinned Type A USB adapter

How to use a Type B power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Cayman Islands power outlet

Using USB Micro type B cord with a Type B USB charger to charge your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation with a Cayman Islands power outlet.

  1. If you want to power your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Cayman Islands power outlet you'll need to buy a Type B USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by taking the Type B USB power adapter and plugging it in the wall supply. The wall outlet (technically called the Type B power outlet [7]) is identified by the 2 thin slots next to each other for live and neutral blades with a single hole below for the slightly long grounded pin.
  3. Plug in one end of the Type B USB Micro cable into the bottom of the USB charger and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation. At the foot of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire found next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Cayman Islands power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation screen will show a charging icon which indicates that the tablet is charging.
  6. The Kindle tablet takes around less than 6 hours to fully charge, however this is likely to be longer depending on the power strength and if you are using the device during charging. The Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation battery life should last 7 to 8 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on battery life and the recharging procedure.
How to use a Type B power charger for charging your Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation from a Cayman Islands power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cayman_Islands - The Cayman Islands page on Wikipedia
  2. https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=201642330&linkId=DIYALF77Y2U4CRVP - Kindle Fire HD Kids Edition tablet 4th generation instruction manual
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeA.htm - Type A 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 Kids Edition tablet 4th generation charging support page
  5. Type A USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type A 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/typeB.htm - Type B power outlet
  8. Type B USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type B 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