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Registered: ‎06-02-2012
My Device: Playbook
My Carrier: Fido

UK adapter

Hi.

 

I'm from Canada and am in the UK. I want to confirm that can use an electrical adapter to charge my playbook. Does anyone know? The last thing I want is for my book to blow out.

 

Thanks 

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Registered: ‎03-03-2011
My Device: Playbook, Z10, Q10, Z30 with Files & Folders and Orbit of course
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Re: UK adapter

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The charger that came with your PlayBook works on 110V-240V. International models even come with changeable plugs for US/UK/Europe. If yours didn't you'll need a plug shape adapter.

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Registered: ‎06-02-2012
My Device: playbook
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Re: UK adapter

Just returned from UK, I charged my playbook there using the supplied charger and plugging that into a standard north american to UK adaptor.

The small print on the charger states the charger is compatible 130v to 240v