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Worldwide Plug and Voltage Overview

Release time:2019-07-22

  Worldwide Plug and Voltage Overview


  More and more people go on a business trip and traveling abroad nowadays, so we have specifically gathering some information about plugs and voltages in various countries to slove the charging problem when travel abroad, in order to help you prepare the travel adapter conversion plugs in advance.


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      Worldwide Plug and Voltage Overview


      At present, there are two types of voltages used in indoor electricity around the world, ranging from 100V to 130V and 220 to 240V. 100V, 110 ~ 130V are classified as low voltage, such as the United States, Japan and other voltages on board, focus on safety; 220 ~ 240V is called high voltage, including 220 volts in China and 230 volts in the United Kingdom and many European countries, it's focus on efficiency.


      In countries with 220-230V voltage, there are also cases where 110-130V voltage is used, such as Sweden and Russia.


      100V: Japan, South Korea 2 countries


      110~130V: China, Taiwan, the United States, Canada, Mexico, Panama, Cuba, Lebanon and other 30 countries


      220~230V: China, Hong Kong (200V), Britain, Germany, France, Italy, Australia, India, Singapore, Thailand, Netherlands, Spain, Greece, Austria, Philippines, Norway, about 120 countries


 

   Description of the conversion plugs to be prepared for traveling abroad


      The AUS standard plug is used in China, Australia, New Zealand and Argentina and is characterized by three flat heads.


      US standard plugs are used in the United States, Canada, Japan, Brazil, the Philippines, Thailand and other countries and Taiwan, characterized by a round and two flat.


      UK standard plugs are used in Hong Kong and the United Kingdom, India, Pakistan, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia, Maldives, Qatar and other countries and regions, characterized by three square heads.


      EU standard (German standard) plugs are used in Germany, France, the Netherlands, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Austria, Belgium, Hungary, Spain, Sweden and other EU countries and South Korea, Russia and other countries. .


      South African standard plugs are mainly used in South Africa, India, and Russia, and are characterized by three round heads. There are also Italian standard (Italian standard) plugs, Swiss standard (Swiss standard) plugs and so on.


      

      There are also cases where multiple standards are used in the same country or region. Below is the picture of various plug around the world


      US Standard (USA, Canada, Japan, Brazil, Philippines, Thailand and Taiwan etc, characterized by a round with two flat.):


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      EU standard (France, Netherlands, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Austria, Belgium, Hungary, Spain, Sweden and other EU countries and South Korea, Russia and other countries):

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  UK standard(Hong Kong and the United Kingdom, India, Pakistan, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia, Maldives, Qatar):

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      Switzerland:

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  Italy:

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  Denmark:

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      AUS Standard (Australia, China, New Zealand):

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      Argentina:

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  Brazil:

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  South Africa (for use in South Africa, India, Russia):

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      Israel:

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  Japan:

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      China ( In fact, there are many kinds of plugs in China. If we pay attention to it, we will find that there are all kinds of plugs, but most of them are American and European standards.)

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Voltage and conversion plug classification in countries around the world


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