Charging the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a power outlet in Papua New Guinea

A guide showing how to power a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a Papua New Guinea power outlet by using USB Type B connector and a 3 pin Type I power adapter.

Papua New Guinea power outlet

Varying complicated combinations of region codes and plugs can often be confusing when planning on visiting a foreign country, especially if you've never been there before. When you are visiting Papua New Guinea this page has instructions showing you charging the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation using the 240 volt 50Hz Type I plug supply. Power sockets will vary depending on which area you are travelling to so we recommend reading the power supplies list for a complete list of regions and countries. When visiting Papua New Guinea from another region ensure that your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation can be charged using a 240v supply. If your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110 volts check the device is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) else you may need to use an additional power converter to stop the device from over-heating whilst powering it.

The following instructions show you how to connect the Papua New Guinea power outlet to your Kindle Fire Forth Generation and this page refers to the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation, not other tablets in the Kindle Fire product line. Please visit the Amazon page to see the full range of Amazon Kindle Fire models. You can identify the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation by rear and front facing HD cameras, the volume and power buttons on the back and the Amazon logo on the back. This page assumes that you have installed version 4.5.5 or greater of Fire OS for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation, but if you don't please visit Amazon for the latest Kindle firmware update which makes sure you have all the latest fixes for your device. For more information visit the manufacturers site at Amazon.com for the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation instruction manual [2] .

Charging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Papua New Guinea

Can you use a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Papua New Guinea?

You can use a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Papua New Guinea.

Papua New Guinea

What is the best power charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Papua New Guinea?

If you are travelling with more than your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation the best international travel adapter for Papua New Guinea is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger. As these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable plugs and handle from 100 - 240 volts it makes them ideal for over 100 countries in Asia, North America, Europe and Africa simply by switching the supplied plugs over. If your type of Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation supports Fast Charge then you'll benefit from faster charging times by using one of these USB travel chargers, plus additional support for more power hungry devices.

Unlike other adapters this means you can recharge multiple devices at the same time without needing to buy individual travel chargers or using up additional power sockets. Because you are only bringing a single international travel charger will also keep the size down, making it ideal to fold up and store in hand baggage whilst travelling. Because of their versatility these types of travel adapters can be used at home not just abroad so when you're not on holiday they can sit overnight charging multiple tablets, phones and e-readers using just a single power outlet.

For those travelling to different destinations we recommend buying this type of versatile power adapter online. The multipurpose power adapter illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger which has been successfully tested for powering multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world with good 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 HDX 8.9 4th generation, however for visitors also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power converters offer surge protection which can be crucial when visiting regions with unreliable power supplies. These power converters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Continental Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China 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 best selling compact option for travellers originating from North America visiting Papua New Guinea.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Likewise 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. This gives almost the same functionality as the BESTEK with only one less AC outlet at almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 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 perfect for most travellers from around the world visiting Papua New Guinea. [7]
What is the best power charger for recharging a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation in Papua New Guinea?

How to use a Type I power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a Papua New Guinea power outlet

Instructions on how to recharge a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a Papua New Guinea power outlet with USB Type B cord with a three pin Type I power adapter.

  1. In order to supply power to your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a Papua New Guinea power outlet you'll need a Type I USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start by plugging the Type I USB power adapter into the power outlet. You can identify the wall outlet by the three slots for the live, neutral and earth.
  3. Plug in one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB port on a Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation. At the foot of the tablet situated next to the power button you will find the USB port.
  4. Turn on the Papua New Guinea power outlet.
  5. The battery symbol which is found at the top corner of the Forth Generation Kindle Fire screen will show a charge icon which indicates that the device is charging.
  6. The Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation takes under 6 hours to completely recharge, however this may take longer if you are using the tablet during charging. The battery life on your Kindle Fire HDX Forth Generation lasts roughly 10 to 12 hours. For further information please read the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation charging support page [4] for more details on the charging process.
How to use a Type I power charger for recharging your Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation from a Papua New Guinea power outlet

See also

  1. Wikipedia - Wikipedia.org entry about Papua New Guinea
  2. Amazon - Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 4th generation instruction manual
  3. iec.ch - Type I power outlet
  4. Amazon - Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 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, priced at C$15-C$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, under C$15.
  7. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters, estimated price C$15-C$20.