What plugs do you use in Thailand?

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What plugs do you use in Thailand?

What plug sockets are used in Thailand? For Thailand there are four associated plug types, types A, B and C. Plug type A is the plug which has two flat parallel pins, plug type B has two flat parallel pins and a grounding pin and plug type C has two round pins. Thailand operates on a 230V supply voltage and 50Hz.

Is Thailand plug same as UK?

In Thailand the standard voltage is 220 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. You can use your electric appliances in Thailand, if the standard voltage in your country is in between 220 – 240 V (as is in the UK, Europe, Australia and most of Asia and Africa).

Do EU plugs work in Thailand?

European two rounded pins can fit in most of the electrical outlets in Thailand. You don’t also need a voltage converter because most countries in Europe operate at 220-240 Volts, similar to Thailand. However, to be cautious, check your devices before usage.

What travel adapter do I need for Thailand from UK?

You can use your electric appliances in Thailand, because the standard voltage (220 V) is (more or less) the same as in the United Kingdom (230 V). Manufacturers take these small deviations into account. So you don’t need a voltage converter in Thailand, when living in the United Kingdom.

Do I need a travel adapter for Thailand?

In Thailand the power plugs and sockets are of type A, B, C, F and O. When living in the United States of America you need a power plug adapter for sockets type C, F and O. We recommend you to pack a 3 to 2 prong adapter in case type B sockets are not available. Your appliances with plug A don’t fit socket C, F or O.

Can I charge my iPhone in Thailand?

If you want to charge the iPhone from a Thai power outlet you will need to use a Type C USB power adapter and a USB to Apple 30 pin cable (Apple should normally supply this USB cable when you buy the iPhone). You can identify the plug supply by the two circular adjacent holes next to each other for live and neutral.

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